Mysore is a new city with an old soul. The seat of power of the Wodeyars that included famed warriors like Ali and Tipu Sultan Mysore has been at the pulsating epicentre of many a historic moment. Today as an emerging IT and BPO hub with growing young and dynamic workforce this regal city is at the crossroads of change never a dull moment. And ever energetic like the Ashtanga yoga which originated here. From a tiny, sleepy city, Mysore is fast emerging as the second most important city in the state of Karnataka. IT companies and BPO's have helped in modernizing the city and give it a makeover. The most important attractions here are the Mysore Palace, the Vrindavan Gardens and the Chamundi hills . There are also several smaller gardens, parks, zoo, mansions and palaces worth visiting here. Folk Art Museum, National Museum Of Natural History, Rail Museum are some of the museums worth visiting. During Dussehra or Dasara the palace looks its best, and the celebrations are grand in this city, a visual treat for anyone visiting during this time. Climbing up the Chamundi Hills early in the morning to get a breathtaking view of the city is another great experience here. Mysore silk, sandalwood, and incense sticks are the best things to buys from here. However, if looking for souvenirs best buy a bag of Mysore Pak, the famed dessert from this part of the country. To further sweeten your stay, get amazing deals without compromising on quality when you stay at Treebo hotels in Mysore.