The myriad charms of the fabulous historical city of Mysore are best experienced at a leisurely pace over a few days. That said, it’s certainly possible to thoroughly enjoy a day trip to Mysore.
Usually, a day trip covers visits to the most popular attractions in the city. These include Chamundeshwari Temple, Nandi Statue at the Bull Temple, Mahishasura Statue, Mysore Wax Museum, Mysore Zoo Park, Mysore Maharaja Palace, St. Philomena Church, Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Tombs of Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali (Gumbaz), Tipu Summer Palace, KRS Dam and Brindavan Garden. During this day trip, you will definitely experience Mysore’s rich culture and heritage.