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Srirangapatna

Srirangapatna, Mysore, India
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Ranked #7 of 51 Attractions in Mysore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Historic Sites, Religious Sites
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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

It is only 18 kms from Mysore and a onthe way to Vrindavan Gardern. Summer Palace of Tipu Sultan situated here. A nice calm place .. one can spend 1-2 hours here and relax prior to move to Vrindavan Garden.

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Bangalore, India
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8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This Historical town Srirangapatna, trace the influence of the rule of Hoysala, Vijaynagar Kings, Mysore Wodeyars, Hyder Ali & Tippu Sulthan. About 15 kms from Mysore. The Ranganathaswamy Temple, which is one of the largest in the state. The fort, construction on the western end of the island, is triangular in shape. On the south bank of the river cauvery,... More

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Bangalore, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

It is said the Historical City..!!! We drove across the same place 3 times only to realize later that it was actually the Tipu Sultan Palace. The dungeons are also OK.. You can spent max 30 mini in the city. There are just ruins which is hard to identify.. The palace is totally grounded, all you can see is the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Situated on the bank of Kauvery river. Interesting things to visit are Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple, Site of Tippu's death, Water gate, Daria Doulath Bagh, Gumbaz etc.

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Bangalore, India
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10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

This temple is among the oldest temples. Looks like a well planned and rich history associated.the idol of vishnu is lying down and biggest I have seen so far. The stone a carving and temple arena is peaceful and not touristy.this played an important role in history including during tipu sultan rule.worth the visit via tipu place ruins and on... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

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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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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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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
19 helpful votes 19 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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