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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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Bangalore, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW 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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125 reviews 125 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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34 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
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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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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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
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38 helpful votes 38 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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55 reviews 55 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
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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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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