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Srirangapatna

Srirangapatna, Mysore, India
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Ranked #7 of 50 Attractions in Mysore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Historic Sites, Religious Sites
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94 reviews 94 reviews
70 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 NEW

There are few things to be seen in Shirangapatna if you go 12 km out of Mysore. There is a Vishnu temple and here you can see some metallic yellow procession ornaments used to decorate various allegoric chariots. There is also a very big wooden procession chariot and I have to say that this was the first place where I... More

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Ranchi, India
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34 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

Srirangapatna is a place where you will find a temple , a mosque ,a measuem and a tomb on the bank of Kaveri ....around lush green orchard. The supine Lord Vishnu is sleeping here .Tipu's tomb and jail alongwith his summer palace is worthvisiting

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

On our visit the palace was under maintenance. The walls of the palace have beautiful paintings of Tipu etc. Not a big palace and not much to see around in the area.

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Venice, Italy
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46 reviews 46 reviews
6 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Take a tour of Mysore first, and at the very end, climb with your driver up here to see the city you have beem strolling into from a different perspective. It is a very calm and sacred place, a must see for everyone.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Situated in Srirangapatna about 10 kms from Mysore is this ancient temple of Sri Rangnath Swamy (Lord Vishnu) which as per the priest is around 1300 years old. The outside view and structure of the temple is great which is built on the South Indian style and once you enter the temple you yourself can visualise how old the temple... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

very peaceful and divine place,It is well maintained but very less commercialized place .Must visit if you are in mysore

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Nice and old temple dedicated to Hindu god.. Usually gets crowded on Sundays and hence better to go in the morning to avoid rush...

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The location is quite and beautiful. Lord in the lying posture is a delight to our eyes. the Hanumanji and Garudji moorthis were sweet and triggered love.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Nice place to visit... good old design and ambiance... Historical place... No need to take guide.. Just read little bit about temple history...

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

A short trip to Srirangapatna is a must. We went around to the underground jail where British officers were said to be imprisoned till chest high water from nearby Kaveri river and other place around this place. A guide would be quite helpful to provide some insight into the various locations. 2-3 hours should be enough for this visit.

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