In the Mysore places to visit the list, Mysore Zoo also known as Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens is a must-visit place. The Zoo is the best and most beautiful zoological garden in India. Mysore Zoo was established in 1892 by Maharaja Chamaraja Wodeyar. The main attraction of the Zoo is the natural habitat created for the animals. In the zoo, there is a wide range of animals including cats, water and terrestrial birds, reptiles, and more than 168 species of animals. The Zoo also holds recognition for performing the world's first C-Section delivery for an elephant. Exhibitions and shows are conducted on a regular basis including Youth Club activities, Summer Camp activities, and more. The Karanji Lake known for boating is also a part of the Zoo.