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MM hills are located 150 km away from Mysore. The height of the hill is about 3000 ft above the sea level.
It is also known as Male Mahadeshwara Hills and is a sacred place because of famous Shiva temple. The dense forest around the temple not only attracts the pilgrims but also nature lover tourists and hence MM Hills Tourism is flourishing in the area. The ancient and sacred temple of Sri Male Mahadeshwara is located in the Chamaraja Nagar district which is in south end of Karnataka state. It is a famous and holy ancient temple which is surrounded by 77 hills in the Eastern Ghats. Dense forests are home for a wide variety of animals, birds and plants. Flora and fauna of the forests is worth MM Hills sightseeing and an excellent tourist destination.
Geographical Location and MM Hills Weather
As MM Hills are located 3000 ft above sea level, there is a moderate climate throughout the year. The MM Hills weather during summers is mild and cool whereas the MM Hills weather during winters is cold. MM Hills weather during monsoon attracts a lot many tourists in the area as they are able to see many waterfalls.
Means of Transportation to reach MM Hills Resorts:
- ·MM Hills is 130 km from Mysore. Government buses are plying frequently between Mysore and MM Hills.
- · Private Taxis and luxurious buses for MM Hills Sightseeing are easily available from various nearby cities.
- ·The nearest railway station is at Mysore which is about 130 km away and connects to various cities in the country.
- ·Nearest Airport is Bangalore airport which is connected to various cities in India.
MM Hills Tourism, MM Hills Sightseeing and Things to Do While At MM Hills :
The temple in MM Hills is a reason of MM Hills Tourism. The temple is dedicated to Lord Mahadeshwara, the incarnation of Lord Shiva. A huge number of pilgrims visit MM Hills from Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Pilgrims take a holy dip in Antaragange near the temple. MM Hills sightseeing around Antaragange is amazing as water flow from the ground arises during the entire year and the origin of it is unknown. According toMM Hills Tourism resources it is believed that Sri Mahadeshwara Swamy came here to perform penance. Pilgrims believe that he is still performing penance in the temple’s sanctum sanctorum in the form of a Shiva Linga.
The main festival of Maha Shivrati is of special attraction and worth MM Hills sightseeing. During Deepavali festival a grand celebration results in increase in MM Hills tourism and source of MM Hills sightseeing.
Other places around Malai Mahadeshwara Hills:
Hogenkal falls: The famous Hogenkal falls is 45 kms away from MM Hills.Tourist enjoy trekking and MM Hills sightseeing at and around Hogenkal falls.
MM Hills Hotels and MM Hills Resorts of Your Choice:
MM Hills Hotels and MM Hills resorts are available for devotees visiting Male Mahadeshwara Temple. Some of the MM Hills Hotels are available with modern amenitities . The names of such MM Hills Hotels are
Shiva Darshini, Mahadeshwara Bhavan, Guru Darshini, Giri Darshini, Kaveri Darshini, Surya Darshini, SriShila Bhavan, Sambram Veda Guest House & SriShila Bhavan.
For more information tourists can contact:
1Regional Tourist Information,
Old Exhibition Building,
Irwin Road,Mysore. Phone: +91-821-2422096 / +91-80-22352828
1 Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation
J.L.B.Road, Mysore. Phone: +91-821-26352
For any emergency the banks available at Mysore while at MM Hills tourism is State Bank of Mysore. The hospital nearest to MM Hills resorts are Vikram Hospital, Apollo Hospital and many more in Mysore.