Karanji Lake (Karanji Kere) is a beautiful lake located beside Mysore Zoo, and at the foot of Chamundi Hills. The Karanji lake si surrounded by nature park. It has butterfly park and a walk-through aviary. This is the biggest aviary in India. Karanji Kere is owned by the authorities of Mysore Zoo. Karanji Lake is a bird sancturary in the middle of Mysore City. The lake is a habitat for more than 70 species of avifauna. The lake is spread over 90 acres. The lake has butterfly park, children’s corner and boating.
Timings: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Tuesday is holiday.