Being a world-renowned travel destination, Mysuru is a must-visit destination on every traveller’s list. The city being blessed with a lush green cover and exceptional weather, the sights in and around Mysuru fills up the itineraries of many travellers. Mysuru features among the top summer vacation destinations in the world. The Cultural Capital of Karnataka, Mysuru oozes an old-world charm and grandeur and so do the resorts in Mysore. And if you’re thinking of spending your summer vacay in luxury & serenity, Silent Shores is the best resort in the city.
Apart from the history and culture of Mysuru, the popularity of Mysuru as a tourist hub is also because of its strategic location. Mysuru boasts of close proximity to many popular vacation destinations such as Kodagu, Ooty, Bandipur, Nagarahole, Wayanad etc. Access to Mysuru is very good – Mysuru boasts of great rail, road and air connectivity.
Here are 5 reasons that compel you to make Mysuru your summer vacay destination!
1. The City
Mysuru is blessed with a lush green cover. It has exceptional weather for most parts of the year. Mysuru was developed with foresight and planning by the rulers of yore. The roads are well laid out, with wide tree-lined avenues. The Cultural Capital of Karnataka, Mysuru is famous for hosting the Mysuru Dasara celebrations. The city is dotted with heritage structures that transport the visitors to the regality of the bygone days.
2. The People
The people of Mysuru are renowned for their friendliness. The culture and heritage of the great city flows through the veins of its people. The people are extremely proud of the heritage and pride themselves on being the custodians of the grandeur. The laid back ambience of the city and its cultured people make the stay at Mysuru extremely pleasant.
3. The Food
Mysuru is a foodie’s delight with over 200+ hotels & restaurants. The Mysuru Masala Dosey and Mysuru Paak are a must-try! The cuisine is unique to this region and exudes a richness and opulence that is only to be expected from an erstwhile royal seat of power. Malls, Multiplexes & Amusement Parks cater to the entertainment needs of the young and the young-at-heart.
4. The Travel Destinations
Mysuru has many tourist destinations in and around the city. Mysuru Palace needs no introduction – its splendour and grandeur dominate the skyline of the city. Chamundi Hills (draws in devotees and nature lovers alike. It is a haven for photographers. The hill offers breathtaking views of the city), Krishnaraja Sagara (KRS) dam, Brindavan Gardens (one of the best terrace gardens in the world. With illuminated fountains, a botanical park, extensive varieties of plants and a fun-filled boating experience, it is one of the best sightseeing places near Mysore), Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens (Mysuru Zoo is one of the oldest and most popular zoos in India, and is home to a wide range of species), Karanji Lake (biggest ‘walk-through aviary in India), Kukkarahalli Lake are some of the popular tourist spots in Mysuru. Apart from these, Talakad, Somanathapura, Belur-Halebid, BR Hills, Ranganathittu, Srirangapatna are all within a day’s trip from Mysuru.
Major Tourist Destinations like Kodagu, Bandipur & Nagarahole forests, Ooty, Wayanad etc are situated very close to the city. With the completion of the Double Railway Line & 10 Lane Highway, travelling between Bangalore & Mysore will soon be super quick! Mysuru also has a fully operational airport with regular flight connectivity to major cities like Bangalore, Goa, Hyderabad, Kochi & Chennai.
5. The Resort
Treat yourself to a luxurious stay at Silent Shores Resort & Spa. Unwind in an environment of your choice. Indulge in tranquillity by the lakeside – Silent Shores is the only resort in Mysore that has a Lake.
With luxurious stay options such as Duplex, Deluxe, Classic, Superior, Cottage and Suite to choose from you are always spoiled for choice. The rooms are comfy, quiet and come with resplendent views. The Spa, Indoor Games, Garden and Pool are easily accessible.
Relax, rejuvenate and refresh with our well-curated spa treatments. Tickle your taste buds, or make it exotic with our cuisine range.
As Mysuru’s best resort, we are well poised to make your summer vacay super awesome.