On the 3rd day of the tour, after having a breakfast you will embark on the Mysore Local Sightseeing. The first stopover of the day will be Maharaja’s Mysore Palace which was the seat of the Kingdom of Mysore. Snuggled in the centre of Mysore and faces the Chamundi Hill, the Mysore Palace was the official residence of Wadiyar Dynasty. Explore the exquisite architecture of the palace and delve into the enchanting beauty of this beautiful edifice. After this, you will visit the Chamundi Hills which is perched at an altitude of 3,300 feet above the sea level. Here you will visit the Chamundeshwari Temple which is set atop the hill. The temple is dedicated to the Goddess Chamundi and within the sanctum, there is a sculpted depiction of the goddess. From the top of the hill, you will be able to witness the sheer beauty of the Mysore Palace, Karanji Lake and the bird’s eye view of the Mysore.
Then you will head towards the Mysore Zoo which is home to some of the exotic wildlife species. The zoo accommodating more than 1450 specimens of 168 species and here you will be able to spot the Lion, Tiger, Jaguar, Elephant, Giraffe, Leopard, Lagoon, Crocodile, Sloth Bear, and many more. Saint Philomena's Church will be the next place of the sightseeing tour. It is one of the majestic churches in India and this catholic church was constructed in 1936. It is a perfect example of the Neo-gothic archi-tectural style. This is one of the largest churches in Asia. You will get the glimpses of the enchanting beauty of the church and spend some quality time amidst the peace and tranquillity in the church.
The last stopover of the day will be Jagan Mohan Palace which is an Art Gallery. This palace was an al-ternate retreat for the royal family. This three-story palace is built in the Hindu architectural style. The art gallery houses more than 2,000 murals and paintings and this palace exhibits weapons of war, musi-cal instruments, sculptures, unique artefacts, and many more things which belonged to the bygone era.
Later in the evening return to the hotel and enjoy the sumptuous dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel in Mysore.