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Melkote

Pandavapura Taluk | Mandya, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Religious visit

Went here with husband a very religious place and everyone going there should maintain the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
shanthalag
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Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Melukote chaluvanarayana

This is one of the famous tourist attraction of Karnataka. Here there is a temple of Melukote... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
naveena1992
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“temple town” (20 reviews)
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Pandavapura Taluk | Mandya, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with husband a very religious place and everyone going there should maintain the religious sanctity of the temple town

Thank shanthalag
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the famous tourist attraction of Karnataka. Here there is a temple of Melukote chaluvanarayana. free parking facility and food facility are available. Nice location to enjoy with environment.

Thank naveena1992
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Though the temple is very old and carries a lot of heritage. The maintenance in and around the place was not up to the mark. The serenity of the place has been spoiled by visitor by littering .

Thank Ranjit K
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We visited this place en route to Mysore. It's beautiful with lot of heritage especially the temple and the surroundings of the kalyani have beautiful stone work. The place has mesmerizing beauty, you can cover it in around and hour and remember it for a...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

One can visit the 1) Cheluvanarayanaswamy temple(Chellapillai) at the foot hills of Melkote - Timings upto 1.30pm in the morning, 2) Kalyani Pushkarini (Sacred river of the Kshetram ), 3) Yoga narasimha Swamy temple (timings upto 3 pm in the afternoon), in the small hillock...More

3  Thank RSWAMI_RAJI
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

very close to nature and very scenic. feels very godly, same day drive to / from Bengaluru, roads are good, too many humps which is the only demotivating factor if you are self driving, may also be planned along the way to Mysore

1  Thank 7723337_58627_in
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

The place is divine with two Vaishanva temple. A must visit ! The food in a mess there is great. The temples are beautiful and peaceful. One of the temples is on a hill. The road leading to Melukote is good.

Thank Sharat K
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Perfect place to spend a day to start with visiting temple ( Cheluvanarayana Swamy Temple and yoganarasimha swamy temply on hill ) ., chill out at Kalyani , akka thangi kola and Rayagopura ( would have already noticed in many movies) and take a evening...More

Thank Priyanka K
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

If you are planning a one day weekend trip including spirituality, sightseeing and trekking near Mysuru in Karnataka, Melkote in Pandavapura, would be an ideal destination. Melkote in Mandya district is surrounded by hills and rocky mountains. The principal temple Cheluva-Narayana temple, is dedicated to...More

2  Thank nirmal95paul
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

A divine place run by Iyengars, followers of Sri Ramanujacharya. Old temple that gives a serious believer a mystic experience not to be missed.

Thank Atharvana
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raghavan53
22 May 2018|
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Response from RSWAMI_RAJI | Reviewed this property |
There are couple of Mess at Melkote and they provide a very homely food. One is Subbanna Mess and the other one is also next to it. very homely south indian food is available which is suitable for children also.
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vinuta g
12 June 2017|
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Response from sharath086 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Vinutha, They do not allow photography inside the temple premises.However there is no restrictions outside the temple.
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ashlokan
1 February 2017|
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Response from 816luckyb | Reviewed this property |
Upto the certain distance you can reach but after that you have to take stairs for quite a while.
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