KRS (Brindavan Gardens) is an adjoining park beside the KRS Dam. Krishna Raja Sagara (KRS) Reservoir is around 21 kms from Mysore as shown below. The Dam was built on the Cauvery river and is in Mandya district of Karnataka in 1924. Construction of the garden was started in the year 1927 and completed in 1932. It is one of the major tourist attractions near the city of Mysore. It is visited by nearly 2million tourists per year.