Half-day artisan tour


| May 15, 2020

Mysore is renowned for its inlay art, paintings, woodwork and stone carving. Interact with the local artisans and learn more about traditional and innovative styles, distinctive techniques, and the various religious and cultural influences that have all contributed to Mysore's artistic recognition. The back streets of Mysore teem with wood inlay workshops, a craft that, under the tutelage of the Royals of Mysore, flourished in the 17th century. Nowadays the 5,000 artisans earn their living from their intricate carvings on rose and sandalwood. Mysore has always been famous for its traditional wrestling known as Kushti and this tour includes a visit to one of the century-old wrestling houses where you can watch wrestlers in action. Share:
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