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Address: #22, 17th Main | 2nd Stage JP Nagar, Mysore 570011, India
Phone Number: +919632044188
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Description: Royal Mysore Walks provides short themed walking tours and offbeat trails...
Royal Mysore Walks provides short themed walking tours and offbeat trails. These are intimate introductions to the history, people and their communities in Mysore and Srirangapatnam covering Royalty, Handicrafts, Market, the old city and Tipu's Srirangapatnam.
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Well-worth the time and money - wonderful experience

Most foreigners to Mysore come to do the yoga-thing (massive generalisation) and this includes myself. With much free time to spare and as a stickler for culture and history I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Kuala Lumpur
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Most foreigners to Mysore come to do the yoga-thing (massive generalisation) and this includes myself. With much free time to spare and as a stickler for culture and history I wanted to get to know the city a little better as well. Royal Mysore Walks ranked highly on Trip Advisor so I gave it a go. It was my first... More 

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Aylesbury, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Sorry this is a bit late. We were in Mysore in April 2015. We did the cycle tour first thing in the morning. It was the best time to do it. Our guide was first class and he spent time answering all our questions. The tour was first class. Later the same day with did the walking tour through the... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We went on the Royal Mysore Walk with Vidya and enjoyed every second of it. The walk included stories about the history of Mysore and how some seemingly unrelated events in history were actually related! Mysore has a colourful history and luckily for us, we had a nice opportunity to learn a bit about it. A highly recommended activity! Thanks... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

A little context before I go into the review: For my girl friend and I this was our first time in a city in India and for us novice travelers it was intense! We initially saw many of the popular sites such as Mysore Palace, Chamundi Hill, Brindaven Gardens, and Mysore's market but after this whirl wind of sight seeing... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We went on the Elements Tour with Vidya and the cycling Vintage Mysore Tour with Ananth on the following morning, and were lucky enough to be the only two people being shown around. Both guides were very helpful and knowledgeable, and answered all of our questions. This is a very good way of learning about the city and finding your... More 

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derby
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We booked the 'Elements' tour at short nice and it was great; very interesting, well paced and a good variety of delicious street food (more than enough for dinner!). I'm not going to reveal all the details as part of the fun was not knowing what was coming up - but truly if you're looking at this because you're found... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I had a great time with Ananth and a lovely couple for the Best of Mysore Walk. It was great timing (morning) so it was not too hot walking around, and Ananth was a great guide, well prepared, personable and provided many tidbits that the general visitor/foreigner to Mysore would not know. Going to the market with him was wonderful... More 

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Norwich
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

it was lovely to be shown round Mysore in such a friendly and informative way. We would never have seen half as much if we had been on our own. A great way to get an overall impression of the city, it's customs and history and to see modern life! Best of all was the fantastic market.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We enjoyed three different experiences with Royal Mysore Walks. The visit to Chamundi Hill avoided the large and relatively new temple that everyone seems to visit and instead we went to one of the oldest, a complete contrast to its larger, brighter more ornate neighbour. Here the simplicity of the buildings added to the peace of the place, a refuge... More 

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Mill Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This was an excellent way to learn more about Mysore history than we could ever have found in a guidebook. I had no idea Napoleon was planning to come to Mysore and aid Tipu Sultan in his fight against the British! Our guide Vidya kept things interesting, lively and fun. With her excellent English and great knowledge of the city... More 

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Address: Address: #22, 17th Main | 2nd Stage JP Nagar, Mysore 570011, India
Phone Number: +919632044188
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Karnataka  >  Mysore

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