Dasara Delights: Mysore Charges no Entry Tax for Inter-State Tourist Vehicles

Dasara festivities in Mysore

In order to grab the attention of tourists for Dasara celebrations from all corners of the world, the tourism department has announced several plans and works. Showcasing a gesture of goodwill, the department will free all the inter-state entry tax for vehicles starting from October 1. However, every year, this release was extended for just 15 days.

Dasara festivities in Mysore

The state Tourism Minister Deshpande told that he is trying to hold a meeting with the tourism ministers of all the states of South India. He said that, “I will discuss about having uniform entry tax and other measures that will facilitate tourists’ movement.” Rs. 15 Lakh will be exempted for Srirangapattana for Dasara festivities as a part of the promotional measures. Also, the tour packages by KSRTC and KSTDC would be launched soon.

KSTDC Dasara special package will be Mysore-Ranganatittu, Srirangapattana, Kokkare Bellur-Mysore (Rs 380), Mysore-Nanjangud, Gopalaswamy Hills, Bandipura-Mysore (Rs 390), Mysore-Srirangapattana, Talakad, Shimsha-Mysore (Rs 395), Mysore-BR Hills, K Gudi-Mysore (Rs 395) and Mysore-Byalakuppe-Madikeri-Mysore (Rs 450).

Elephants decorated on Dasara

On the other hand, KSRTC package will be Giridarshini: Bandipur Goapalswamy Hills, BR Hills, Nanjangud and Chamundi Hills (adult: Rs 325, child: Rs 160), Jaladarshini: Golden Temple (Byalakuppe), Dubare, Nisarga Dhama, Abbe Falls, Raja’s Seat, Harangi dam and KRS (adult: Rs 350, child: Rs 175), Deavadarshini: Nanjangud, Talakad, Bluf, Mudukutore, Somanathapur, Srirangapattana, and KRS (adult: Rs 250, child: Rs 125), Nagara Darshini: Nanjangud, Chamundi Hills, Mysore Zoo, Mysore Palace, Srirangapattana and KRS (adult Rs 200, child: Rs 100) and Bangalore-Mysore Darshan: Bangalore, Srirangapattana, Chamunid Hills, Mysore Zoo and Mysore Palace.

 

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