International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 2, Issue 6, Part O (2016)
Mysuru as a tourist destination: A economic perspective
Dr. Honnappa S and Sujathamma
Mysuru is the most beautiful place, blessed with beauty and bounty of rivers temples and palace city of India also. Palaces, Gardens, Monuments, Churches and temples, Mysuru Zoo, Libraries, Museums, etc are most attracted places in Mysuru. Mysuru is one of the oldest and famous for cultural heritage like Dasara festival. Mysuru has great opportunities for tourism development, thus creating large scale employment opportunities, generating income, improving standard of living and contributing for economic development of the nation. All these developments truly depends on places of Tourist interest in Mysuru. Mysuru is one of the most prominent tourist areas of India. The Mysuru Palace in the city is the most visited place in India, above Red Fort, Qutb Minar, and even the Taj Mahalas of 2006. The New York Times recently listed Mysuru as one of the 31 must-see places on Earth for two consecutive years. Thus, they attract tourists from all over the world. It provides live hood to more than two lakh people directly and thousands of people indirectly. It also has vast potential to contribute to the state’s economy.
How to cite this article:
Dr. Honnappa S, Sujathamma. Mysuru as a tourist destination: A economic perspective. Int J Appl Res 2016;2(6):947-950.