Mandya: District Head quarters. An industrial town known for sugar and paper factories.
Srirangapatna: It was the capital city of Mysore and is situated on an island on river Couvery. It houses Tippu’s tomb, Summer Palaces and Ranganatha Swamy Temple.
Melukote: The hill Top Temple of Narayana was made famous by Sri Ramanuja. The main deity is Cheluva Narayana – a beautiful idol.
Ranganathittu Scantury: A world famous bird sanctuary. It draws birds from as far as Siberia and Australia.
Kokkerebellur: About 13 Kms from Maddur town on Bangalore – Msore Road. Another bird sanctuary known for variety of birds.
Bhimeshwari: On the bank of river Cauvery, afishing camp is famous for its Mahseer fish.
Shivanasamudra: Famous water falls and a hydro electric plant.