Chamundi Hill Bull Statue, Mysuru (Mysore)

A colossal 6x8 m (16x24 ft) statue carved out of a single boulder, Chamundi Hill Bull Statue sits hilltop overlooking the monumental 1,000-step staircase and Mysore. Carved in situ in the mid-17th century, the famous Nandi attracts devotees and tourists from across the world. Regarded as a vehicle of Lord Shiva, this impressive statue, standing at nearly 1,000 m (3,000 ft) altitude, has a small cave temple behind it painted with white and ochre stripes. You reach the foot of the hill from Mysore, some 13 km (8 mi) away. To visit Chamundi Hill Bull Statue and get the most from your holiday in Mysuru (Mysore), create itinerary details personal to you using our Mysuru (Mysore) tour itinerary site .
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  • October 5, 2017
    If you are going up to Chamundeswari temple then this is a must visit place.itslocated on the walking track.  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    we had rains here, nothing much is there is see, only some pics can be taken for your future memories  more »
  • October 3, 2017
    Located at Chamundi Hills, this temple is dedicated to the Bull, considered the divine figure of Chamundi Mata. Its a beautifully carved Bull from a Black rock and many tourists flock this temple.  more »

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Make your reservations early to enjoy the range of accommodations available in Mysuru (Mysore), as the diverse range of hotels and guesthouses in this popular tourist town can fill up quickly. For the bulk of available options, look south of the train station along the JLB arterial road. A handful of old colonial treasures still stand, along with a number of modern hotels, some offering views of the more princely architecture in the city. Simple guesthouses on primarily residential side streets, as well as a few shared-room hostels, provide good options for budget-conscious travelers.
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