Chamundi hills, located at the distance of only 3 kms from Mysore, is another must-see spot of the city. These hills can be easily seen from distance of 8 to 10 kms away from Mysore. Nestled at the considerable height of 800 feet from the city, Chamundi Hills has lot of things to offer to its visitors. Chamundeshwari temple is one of them which is a temple dedicated to Goddess Chamundeshwari, an epitome of Goddess Parvati. This temple is not only place of interest but holds great place in the life of the people who visited once in their life time. Even Maharajas and people of the Mysore had worshipped Goddess Chamundi as their chief deity and it continues still today.