Mysore PalaceApprox. Time: 2 hours
Activity Level: Easiest

Once the residence of the Wodeyars, it is one of the largest and most brilliant palaces in India. Built in 1912, this Indo-Saracenic building has, among other things, a carved silver door, domes, turrets, arches, colonnades, a gallery of exquisite paintings, and beautiful Hoysala style carvings on the wall. The golden Royal Elephant Throne and the Durbar Hall are the other attractions of this awesome structure.

Courtesy of the India Tourism Board