Though Chamundeshwari Temple is a pilgrim site it is also listed among Mysore tourist places. The temple is situated at the top of Chamundi hills at a height of 1000ft. The temple, a must-visit attraction is the oldest temple of Mysore and has statues of Nandi and Mahishasura that has gained recognition from architects and art lovers. The temple is placed among the 18 Maha Shakti Peethas and visitors can reach the temple either by climbing the steps or driving through the valley. The temple set on the backdrop of a lush green mountain is an amazing place to spend a day from your busy life.