Lalitha Mahal Palace

Lalitha Mahal Palace in Mysore, commissioned by Maharaja Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV in 1921, is situated 11 kms from Mysore city on top of a small hillock. This Palace is set in the middle of sprawling terraced gardens.This Palace was built to exclusively to accommodate the Viceroy of India. E.W. Fritchley from Mumbai designed the Palace in the Renaissance style and included designs concepts from the Italian palazzo and English manor. This Palace meant for special royal guests has now been converted into a heritage category five-star hotel of India Tourism Development Corporation of the Government of India. The Palace has been maintained very carefully to keeps its grandeur intact.

The central hall is decorated with life size portraits of the royalty of Mysore, lithographs portraying Tippu Sultan's battles with the British. The walls and ceilings have beautiful motifs, the wooden shutters are intricately carved, and the wall panels are beautifully decorated too. Most of the old Palace furniture is being used in the hotel to this day, like four-poster beds, carved wooden cupboards, deep velvet covered armchairs and gilt framed Belgian mirrors. The viceroy room, banquet hall, dancing floor and an Italian marble staircase have been carefully maintained. The sprawling gardens have been reduced in size, as they are difficult to maintain. The hotel has maintained the Palace well and its splendour is intact to this day.

Varuna Lake Mysuru

Perched alongside Varuna Lake, a mere 6 km from Lalith Mahal Palace, this location provides a respite from the hustle and bustle of city life. Whether you seek a tranquil retreat amidst nature or aspire to cross off an adventure from your list, immersing yourself in nature and embarking on an adventure is effortlessly accessible now.

Timing10 am to 6 pm - All 365 days
AddressOutback Varuna, Mysuru
Contact Number+91 9740-707090
  • Jetski
  • Lake Rafting
  • Bumper Ride
  • Sofa Ride
  • Kayaking
  • Water Trampoline
  • Speedboat
  • Banana Ride
  • Pedal Boat
  • Outback Cafe

RideFare for AdultFare for KidsDuration
Jetski ₹ 500Only above 4 allowed1.5 to 2 minutes
Lake Rafting Rs.100 Only above 5 allowed 20 minutes
Bumper Ride Rs.450/- Only above 8 allowed 2 kms
Sofa Ride ₹ 150 Only above 4 30 minutes
Water Trampoline ₹250 Only above 4 4 to 5 minutes
Banana Boat ₹450 Only above 8 10 to 15 minutes
Pedal Boat ₹150 Only above 4 30 minutes