Himada Gopalswamy Temple, Mysuru (Mysore)

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Atop a hill, almost 2,800 m (9,200 ft) above sea level, Himada Gopalswamy Temple is a significant religious place, hidden in the lush greenery of the intact nature. On your way up, you can see free elephants walking around, and the constant fog and mist specific for these heights. The temple itself is a small place, with the architectural design characteristic for the country and region. Make sure you go earlier, since visitors aren’t allowed after 5 PM. See Himada Gopalswamy Temple and all Mysuru (Mysore) has to offer by arranging your trip with our Mysuru (Mysore) attractions planner .
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  • This is a very old and historic Krishna temple (Gopal) Himavad means the dew is always present on the Krishna idol all through 12 months, the location is beautiful except that private vehicles are not...  more »
  • Hima means dew. Gopala as you know is Lord Krishna. This is a beautiful temple of Lord Krishna situated on a hill, you can see droplets of (dew which condenses) water dripping on it (no one knows the ...  more »
  • Nice temple of Lord Krishna in a scenic hillock near Gundlupet. You can travel from Mysore using cabs and eco-tourism requires you to travel by bus of the state government in the last leg. The place b...  more »

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Where to stay in Mysuru (Mysore)

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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