#3 of 12 Places to Visit in Srirangapatna
Distance (From Srirangapatna): 16 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 2-3 Hours
Transportation Options: Bus / Cab
Travel Tips: 1. Brindavan Gardens is just below the KRS Dam and can be visited together
2. Balmuri Falls & Edumuri Falls are about 8 Kms from Brindavan Gardens and can be visited together.
At a distance of 16 km from Srirangapatna, & 19 km from Mysore, Brindavan Gardens is a famous & beautiful garden laid out below the Krishnaraja Sagar Dam in Karnataka. This is one of the best tourist places to visit in Mysore, and among the must include places in Srirangapatna Tour Packages.
The construction work of the garden was started in the year 1927 and completed in 1932.
The garden was designed by Sir Mirza Ismail, Diwan of Mysore based on Shalimar Gardens of Kashmir in the Mughal style. Spread over an area of 150 acres, the Brindavan Gardens is considered one of the best gardens in India, and among the prime places to visit in Srirangapatna. The garden is enriched with fountains, terraces, parterres, running and cascading water channels, lush green lawns & flower beds.
The Musical and dancing fountain, located in the North Brindavan Garden, is the main attraction of the garden. The best time to visit the gardens is after sunset when all the bright colorful fountains come alive. The garden also has a wonderful palace in the southern park which is now converted to a 4-star luxury hotel called Royal Orchid.
Boating is available between southern and northern parks.
Timings: 6.30 AM to 9 PM
Musical Fountain: 6. 30 PM - 7.30 PM on Weekdays & 6.30 PM - 8.30 PM on Weekends
Entrance Fee: Rs. 15 for Person, Rs. 50 for Camera & Rs. 15 for Boating