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Address: Pandavapura Taluk | Mandya, Mysuru (Mysore), India

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Im verey enjoy in this plac I was verey fantastic day with my friends .this place have beautifil view for photographi and for peace and to find comfort .you can see beautiful... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Mahtab T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Im verey enjoy in this plac I was verey fantastic day with my friends .this place have beautifil view for photographi and for peace and to find comfort .you can see beautiful view from high elevetion.i think evryone like experience this travel .in the road you can see beautiful view.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

several of us went by taxi from mysore and found it to be aperfect one day trip. Close by, easy to get to..so peaceful and relaxing. A temple visit to repeat.

Thank jpan2016
Mysuru (Mysore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a day trip to Melkote from Mysore and enjoyed the walk up a gentle hill to reach the the heritage area atop. The temples have interesting anecdotes and Melkote is also a centre for Sanskrit. Popular filming location for Kannada movies as well

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Subanna mess at Melkote serves delicious food. I enjoyed today and also when ever we visited Melkote...the mess is made in a house....the rate for the lunch is reasonable...they give so much quantity....situated on the hill and at a religious place, it is quite clean... Sambar rice, Podiyegre and Sweet are very nice....

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

There are a few mess near the temple in Melkote...all of them serve authentic south Indian Karnataka style cuisine...we had lunch at this Subbanna mess...it was ok...not extraordinary...place was reasonably clean...located close to the temple in a narrow street...

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Must visit temple. With lot of history and stories behind this temple and in this temple. Try to get the guide if possible to explain you all the dieties and the carvings in the temple.

Thank sheebamallhotra
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Like most of the Hoysala architectures, there are some brilliant carvings. The most important temple is Cheluvanarayana temple and has a huge complex. There are some brilliant carvings within the temple complex and be sure to spend some time to soak in its beauty. Also don't miss the Yoganarasimha temple at the top of the hill. There are steps from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

For those who love architecture and history, another lovely temple to visit in Karnataka. Located on a hillock, the view is absolutely stunning from the top.

Thank anirban73
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

The temple is historical and awesome place. There are 2 wells near by which have historical significance. Then you have the incomplete entrance to this place where Rajnikanth Padaiyappa movie is shot, where he sits and gives judgement. Also many more moview have been shot at this place, like AIshwarya Rai barsore song. Also I heard my friend tell that... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Melkote is around 58 kms away from Mysore and around 140 kms from Bangalore. There are 2 main temples here, one of Cheluvaraya Swamy temple which is at the foothill and another one is Yoga Narasimha temple which is on top of a hillock. One would require half a day to visit this place.

Thank Rajeev_Bhagwat

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