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Karanji Lake, Mysuru (Mysore)

(4.2/5 based on 380+ reviews on the web)
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city streets at Karanji Lake, a green oasis in the heart of Mysore. Have a lakeside picnic and enjoy the serene atmosphere of the nature park that surrounds it. Numerous migratory birds visit this bird-watching haven, while the walk-through aviary provides you with an opportunity to see peacocks, black swans, turkeys, and other avian species. Rent a boat and head out on the water, or admire the butterfly garden on a small island in the middle of the lake. Work out when and for how long to visit Karanji Lake and other Mysuru (Mysore) attractions using our handy Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary builder.
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  • Well maintained with a beautiful garden. Boating is available in the lake, but no plastic are allowed. Please note the lake close time, while visiting.  more »
  • Loved the walk from the gate and around the lake. Not much water in Dec, some boating activities could see and saw some ducks and birds.  more »
  • I went for a walk around the lake and it was a long walk but very cool and serene. I am a bird lover and saw a wide variety of birds and ducks.  more »