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Brindavan Gardens entry fee hiked
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Brindavan Gardens entry fee hiked

September 29, 2019

Hike from Rs. 20 to Rs. 50 for adults, from Rs. 2 to Rs. 5 for students Parking charges from Rs. 25 to Rs. 50; tourist vehicles Rs. 100 Bridge toll fee near KRS increased from Rs.50 for cars up to Rs. 200 for heavy trucks Mysuru: From this Dasara, get ready to pay more…

New additions beckon visitors  to Brindavan Gardens
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New additions beckon visitors to Brindavan Gardens

August 22, 2019

Last year itself the Horticulture Department got the Topiary plants from Bengaluru and Pune nurseries and planted them in the Brindavan Gardens. The plants are shaped in the form of animals and as they grow, they are delicately trimmed every three months by the skilled Garden staff. As the 100 Topiary plants are grown in…

Brindavan Garden designer’s great-granddaughter fulfils wishes of her mother’s love for India
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Brindavan Garden designer’s great-granddaughter fulfils wishes of her mother’s love for India

August 6, 2019

Traces Horticulturist Krumbiegel’s footsteps at KRS, Mysuru Zoo  By N. Niranjan Nikam Mysuru: The six-day pilgrimage that Alyia Phelps Gardiner Krumbiegel, great-granddaughter of Horticulturist and designer of Brindavan Gardens and Lalbagh Gustav Herman Krumbiegel, undertook to Mysuru, ended on a sombre note, with the immersion of her mother’s ashes at Sangama in Srirangapatna on Aug.3….

Python rescued at Brindavan Gardens
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Python rescued at Brindavan Gardens

July 25, 2019

Srirangapatna: A 10ft. long Python snake has been rescued at Brindavan Gardens in KRS yesterday. The Python was spotted at Brindavan Gardens by the tourists who informed the security personnel there who in turn informed snake rescuer Deepu. Deepu, who rushed to the spot, managed to rescue the snake much to the relief of tourists…

Works on to beautify Brindavan Gardens
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Works on to beautify Brindavan Gardens

June 6, 2019

Mysuru: The State Government that had announced grandiose plans to convert Brindavan Gardens at Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) reservoir into a Disneyland-type amusement park has sanctioned money to develop a stretch of the garden near the Cauvery Statue. Horticulture Dept. is developing the Garden in front of the Royal Orchid Hotel near the Cauvery Statue…

Brindavan Gardens entry fee to be doubled
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Brindavan Gardens entry fee to be doubled

May 26, 2019

• Officials send proposal to Government to increase entry fee and parking fee • Notification on fee hike will be issued soon, say officials Mysuru: Get ready to pay more to visit the iconic Brindavan Gardens at the Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam as the authorities have decided to increase the entry fee. At present,…

Brindavan Gardens not to  be disturbed: “It’s a major relief and I am happy too”
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Brindavan Gardens not to  be disturbed: “It’s a major relief and I am happy too”

December 11, 2018

German Horticulturist G.H. Krumbiegel’s great-granddaughter welcomes Karnataka government’s decision Mysuru: Alyia Phelps Gardiner Krumbiegel, great-granddaughter of German Horticultural legend Gustav Hermann Krumbiegel who had designed the Brindavan Gardens at Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam, has welcomed the State government’s decision of not disturbing the Brindavan Gardens’ heritage value while implementing a Disneyland-like project in the…

Disneyland Project in KRS: Brindavan Gardens will not be disturbed – DKS
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Disneyland Project in KRS: Brindavan Gardens will not be disturbed – DKS

December 8, 2018

Mysuru: Water Resources Minister D.K. Shivakumar (DKS) led a huge delegation of Ministers, officials and a battery of journalists from Bengaluru, Mandya and Mysuru this morning to unveil the grand plans of the State Government to develop the land surrounding Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Reservoir and the Brindavan Gardens as a “Must Visit Tourist Destination…

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