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Pandavapura Taluk | Mandya, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Be Blessed at Melukote

About 44km off the Mysore-Bengaluru highway NH275 is the temple town of Melukote,a hidden gem of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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meet god at his place

early morning drive offers serene roads...go to temple at the foot hills...meet saint ramanuja... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bengaluru, India
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Pandavapura Taluk | Mandya, Mysuru (Mysore), India

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

About 44km off the Mysore-Bengaluru highway NH275 is the temple town of Melukote,a hidden gem of Karnataka. It’s cultural heritage and unspoiled natural settings attract both pilgrims and visitors alike. The Hoysala kings who came into prominence in the 12th century fostered Melukote . This...More

Thank vayudoot
Reviewed 1 week ago

early morning drive offers serene roads...go to temple at the foot hills...meet saint ramanuja ..the idol liked by followers...after seeing main deity got to a mini hill by a drive..park the car..climd some 100 steps....narasimha perumal at his best....beautiful hill view...8 am to 11 am...More

Thank sparrow632015
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is popular among the pilgrims and visitors for two temples dedicated to lord Vishnu. The temple on the plains is called Cheluvanarayana Swamy Temple Shri Yoganarasimha Swami Temple is located on top of a hill. A stepped passage from the bottom of the...More

Thank ShvRm_Traveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

V travelled via Tumkur Road , as the road will b very clear , and the highway is too good . As , the Mysore Road highway is too busy .. this route v can enjoy the serene green throughout the way .. The temples...More

Thank ASLatha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is on a hill in melukote. Yoganaeasimar with 6 feet blessing all. If I have car you have to walk 150 steps else 300 steps. Steps are very steep. Take water with you. The view from the hill is great. Shrine is famous...More

Thank Ganehvenkat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheluvanarayana Swamy Temple & Yoga Narasimha Temple are two important and temples in Melkote and as interesting as they are a must eat kind of place there is Subbanna Mess

Thank Raghunathan_GR
Reviewed 30 September 2017

this a beuatiful place, must go with family.. watching monkeys was fun there. visit chaluvanarayana and yoganarasima temple.

Thank travellerasr1407
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Melukote (or Melkote) is a wonderful temple town around 3-4 hours away from Bangalore. Yoganarasimha Swamy temple on a hilltop and Cheluvanarayanaswamy temple below - both are must visit. You will also see a beautiful temple pond (Kalyni or Pushkarani) in between the two. The...More

Thank raghubhat
Reviewed 29 September 2017

we reached mandya by train, refreshed ourselves in the Railway Station itself, went the the bus stand (walkable distance) to catch a bus to Melkote, first stop is yoga narasimha swamy temple on top the hill, at least 100 steps up the hill, one should...More

Thank PonmalaiGanapathy
Reviewed 26 September 2017

A temple which holds lots of History.... Peaceful ambiance.... Worth visiting once.... Even a team of 50-100 members can plan a one day trip to this location.....

Thank BOSS K
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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.
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.