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Keshava Temple, Somanathapura | Somanathapura Village, Mysuru (Mysore) 571120, India
+91 99637 60196
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Reviewed yesterday

Highly recommend visiting and by far the best (And deserving #1) attraction in Mysuru. Highly recommend the Official guides as there are no boards telling you about things. Plus - Beautiful temple in Mysuru, Excellent guides Minus - Authorities are not taking care of such...More

Thank andi999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favorite thing to do in mysuru We got there easily taking the bus to malwali at the suburuban station in mysore (60rp) got off in bannur and then a tuktuk from there to somnathpur ( 150rp negotiable) we asked out driver to wait for...More

Thank Gautier P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can revisit the history. It is amazing that how the sculptures were so skillful during those period. Even today sculptures will struggle to build one with all the machineries. Many of the idols have been vandalised by non-Hindu rulers and some have smuggled. It...More

Thank Abhi1112
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stone formation is very attractive. But no pooja is done. Well cleanliness is maintained. Must visit place in south India top places to visit.

Thank hgnagendra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was the page which makes me to stay the for a lot of time and having fun there great place to see

1  Thank Manish2618
Reviewed 14 July 2018

The temple area is peaceful and the architecture is very old. It is beautifully carved and still in very good condition. Take a guide, he will explain you the meaning of the various images carved on the rocks. I found it much interesting that way....More

Thank shru622
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Had never heard of this temple until I researched Mysuru on Tripadvisor but very glad I did. The site itself is quite small but the temple and carvings are just beautiful and well worth visiting. Recommend that you make use of the local expert /...More

Thank Wilyfox68
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We were on a 3 days relaxed tour in Mysore in Grand Mercure Hotel under a 3 night package.We spent one day by visiting the famous Nanjangud Shiva temple and also Himavath Gopalaswamy temple which is around 2 hours drive.Both are great. Second day we...More

1  Thank Ravindra B
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

The site is very interesting and well maintained. A nice garden surrounds the temple and you can see monkeys playing around. The temple area is very beautiful, the pillars and the buildings are carved with perfect details. If you travel by car from Bangalore you...More

2  Thank vitaminavi
Reviewed 9 May 2018

This place does not fall under the usual tourist places in and around Mysore. It's around 13 km from the city. You may have to arrange the visit separately. But if you have an affinity towards historical places then it's a must visit!

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28 June 2018|
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Response from Natraj_Natu | Reviewed this property |
It will be open on all days between 9:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M.
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23 April 2018|
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Response from Amruta R | Reviewed this property |
Depending on type of experience you are interested, you can plan lot of things while going to somnathpura. If it is temples then you can visit enroute temples in maddur and mandya like holle anjenya, holle narshima, ambgal... More
Saibenkar K
7 April 2018|
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Response from Natraj_Natu | Reviewed this property |
My Suggestion would be, if you are staying in Mysore, 1. Breakfast (complete it by 8 or no later than 8.30). 2. Chamundi Hills, 3. Nandhi, 4. Mysore palace 5. Lunch 6. Somnathpur Temple and Talakad Panchalinga Temples... More