Mangaluru Tourism

Mangalore is a seaside city which is situated along the Arabian Sea Coast in Dakshin Kannada district of Karnataka. Named after the goddess Mangaladevi, the patron goddess of the city, Mangalore is an important port in Karnataka. The city seen many rulers from Kadambas, Chalukyas, Portuguese, British to the Wodeyars and Hyder Ali and Tipu Sultan and was a part of the Madras Presidency till it was officially declared a part of Karnataka. Mangalore is also called Kudla, Kodial or Maikala. The city is a blend of different religions and communities and diverse languages like Tulu, Konkani, Kannada and Beary are spoken by the local residents of Mangalore.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Mangaluru

  • Know the pollution level of Mangaluru before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 24.79 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 38.82 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35.59 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30.28 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 26.42 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 34.07 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 26.84 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35.28 (Low)
  • How safe is Mangaluru for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Mangaluru.

    • Burglary and Theft 21.85 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.9 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.32 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 36.4 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 19.56 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 18.55 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 25.39 (Low)
    • Drug offense 26.41 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 70.9 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.95 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 24.8 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 23.37 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Mangaluru is 166.3 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 75.51 (High)
    • Climate Index 66.65 (High)
    • Pollution Index 34 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.58 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 24.26 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 78.4 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.69 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 60.1 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mangaluru

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.81 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 50.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.33 USD

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