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Mysore is a city in the Indian state of Karnataka.

It was the capital of the kingdom of Mysore, which forms a large part of modern-day Karnataka.

One of the best (some would say worst) times to visit Mysore is during the annual nine-night, ten-day Dussera[?] or Navaratri[?] festival, which usually occurs in early October.


Nearby Places

  • Srirangapattana (referred to in old English documents as Seringapatam)
  • The Nilgiris[?] mountain range
  • The Bandipur National Park
  • The Nagarhole Bird Sanctuary, now a National Park
  • Kabini: rated among the top five wildlife resorts in the world by Tatler's Travel Guide

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