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Beautiful place

An old but well maintained temple and carries a lot of heritage. Melukote temples are worth... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MilindTendulkar
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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Beautiful place

Melukote temples are worth visiting. View from the Yoga Narasimha Swamy temple is beautiful. Pond... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hegdemy3
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An old but well maintained temple and carries a lot of heritage. Melukote temples are worth visiting. This place has two prominent temples. The yoga Narasimva temple which is on the hill and the Vishnu temple in the town. The hill is steep and you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Melukote temples are worth visiting. View from the Yoga Narasimha Swamy temple is beautiful. Pond with steps and mantapam on its bank gives a great background for photos. Cheluvanarayana Temple is one of the significant pilgrimages here. Raya gopuram is an incomplete structure located nearby....More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

We went only to Cheluva Narayana Temple which is at the bottom of the hill. Then we went to Thondanur. There is a beautiful old temple of Nambi Narayana and also opposite to it is Gopalakrishna temple. Both are worth visiting. Approx 9 km from...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

An old but well maintained temple. with a huge history. one temple in my bucket visit for a long time. One could visit the temple even before you reach mysuru when travelling by road from chennai as it is in Mandya district

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

In Mysore district about 147 kilometers from Bangalore is this beautiful pictures temple town Melkote. This place has two prominent temples. The yoga Narasimva temple which is on the hill and the Vishnu temple in the town. The architecture is about a 1000 years old....More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Great puliogre u get for prasada at this temple. Infact late CM of tamilnadu Jayalalita is from this town. The temple is quite old and has legendary story as well. Nice place to visit.

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

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

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 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.

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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 .

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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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ashlokan
2 October 2018|
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Response from 30Asha | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can drive till the steps. And yes there is a doli service to carry the people who cannot climate the steps.
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ArunK3357
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Response from kalpalatha | Reviewed this property |
No.The nearest town mysore is about 40 kms away
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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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