Brindavan Gardens is perhaps the most spectacular tourist attraction around Mysore city. The garden is about 20 kilometers from Mysore. It lies adjacent to the Krishnarajasagara dam which is built across the river Cauvery (Kaveri). Brindavan Gardens is a terraced garden and was originally called Krishnarajendra Terrace Garden. The construction of the garden was started in the year 1927 and completed in 1932. The garden has many fountains, a long waterway, and a man-made lake having boating facilities. All of these use the water ... (more)