Family and Kids in Mangaluru

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Mangaluru? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Mangaluru, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Mangaluru.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Mangaluru for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Panambur Beach

    Beach

    The Panambur Beach is located a few kilometres away from the main city of Mangalore and is known for its clean waters and sands and safety maintenance measures. This is the most popular beach here. The most crowds are found during the colourful carnivals organized here by the district authorities. It is the first time in the country that this whole beach and its activities are managed and supe...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    St. Mary's Islands

    Picnic Spot

    The St. Mary’s island is also known as Coconut Island. It is also called Thonsepar. It is a collection of four islands in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Malpe in Udupi, Karnataka. The sea is said to have been formed after numerous volcanic activities numerous years ago and the beach is made of the cold residue of the volcanoes and is basalt. The history behind the name of the island is...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Kudroli Gokarnath Temple

    Family and Kids

    The Kudroli Gokarnatheshwara Temple is one of the country’s most magnificent and beautiful temples. The feeling of peace and spirituality comes automatically within. In the 18th century there was a lot of social unrest prevailing all around and the higher society people did not allow the poor and low society people to enter the temples in which they worshipped and treated them like untou...Read more
  4. Amazing Mangaluru attraction for kids
    Kadri Manjunath Temple

    Family and Kids

    The Kadri Manjunatha Temple is located in Mangalore in district of Kadri in Karnataka. It is a square temple with 9 tanks and is located on the foothills of the highest mountain of Karnataka. The construction of the temple dates back to the 11th century. The earliest reference of it is the epigraphy done here during the 10th century. It is written there that King Kundavarma Bupendra of the Alu...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Sultan Battery

    Family and Kids

    Sultan battery is situated in Boloor and is popular for its watch tower. It is believed to have been built by Tipu Sultan and thus the name Sultan Battery. It was built 15 years before the death of Tipu Sultan. It is completely built of black stone. You can get a fantastic panoramic view of the Arabian Sea and the surrounding places as you stand on the top of the watch tower. Though it is a wa...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Mangaluru
    St. Aloysius Chapel

    Family and Kids

    St. Aloysius Chapel or the chapel of Aloysius College is a Christian Chapel in Mangalore in the city of Karnataka in south-west India. The chapel is situated in the heart of Mangalore. It was built by Jesuit Missionaries in 1880 and the beautiful walls inside were done by the Italian painter Antonio Moscheni in 1899. During that time, the Italian Jesuits played a vital role in the development ...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Pilikula Nisargadhama

    Amusement Park, Park, Water Park

    The Pilikula Nisargadhama is a huge eco-educational and tourism project under the supervision of the Dakshin kannada and is promoted by them in the city of Mangalore in Karnataka. It is an integrated theme park with wide range of features including educational and sports and entertainment. There is also a tropical forest, boating facilities, waterpark, biological-park, science center, golf cou...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Sammilan Shetty's Butterfly Park

    Wildlife Park

    Butterflies as we know are one of the most amazing and beautiful creatures on earth and are also a very vital part of the ecosystem. Not only beauty but their formation and development process is in itself a fantastic thing to see from the caterpillar to a pupa and then the adult. They are a part of the food web and also are good pollinators. These beautiful creatures are in immediate need of ...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Surathkal Beach

    Beach

    Surathkal is a suburb of the city of Mangalore on the National Highway- 66. It is in the Dakshin Kannada District of Karnataka. It is under the supervision of the Mangalore City Corporation. According to legendary stories the name Surathkal comes from the word ‘Shiratakal’ which means headstone. This is so named because the Sadashiva Temple here was established with a shivlinga tha...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Shri Sharavu Mahaganapathi Temple

    Family and Kids

    The city of Mangalore is a very famous temple city and boasts of many beautiful holy temples. Out of these the Shri Sharavu Mahaganapathi Temple is a fantastic temple. It is located in the heart of the city and this makes it easily approachable from all parts thus making it a very popular tourist spot. It has a rich history that dates back to many 100 years. The name Sharavu comes from the wor...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple

    Family and Kids

    Kateel or Kateelu is a temple town in the Dakshin Kannada district of Karnataka. It is considered as one of the holiest temple towns of India and the main attractions here is the Durgaparameshwari Temple. This beautiful temple is situated on an islet in the middle of the River Nandini. It is a very popular temple and is flocked by thousands of devotees every year. Mythology says when Goddess Du...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Mangaladevi Temple

    Family and Kids

    In the 10th century there lived the most famous king of the Alupu Dynasty named Kundavarma, who ruled on Tulunadu. Mangalore was his capital. At that time there reached two sages from Nepal named Machhendranatha and Goraknatha. The place where they crossed the river to come here is named as ‘Gorakdandu’. They chose a place on the banks of the Nethravati River, where the Sage Kapila ...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Tannirbhavi Beach

    Beach

    The Tannirbhavi Beach is a very popular beach in Mangalore. It is divided into two parts- one that is approach via road and the other to be reached by ferry by Panambur Beach. This beach is very well maintained and has very clean waters. It is maintained by a joint effort of the Mangalore municipal Corporation and the Dakshin Kannada Association. Before visitors used to fear pickpockets and oth...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Rosario Cathedral

    Family and Kids

    The Church of Our Lady of Rosary is a Roman Catholic Church in the Roman Catholic diocese of Mangalore. It is dedicated to the Lady of Rosary and is the first Roman Catholic Church of this region. This is also known as the Rosario Cathedral and is one of the oldest if not the oldest among the three in the diocese of Mangalore. It was established by an Italian traveler who came to India during t...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Milagres Church

    Family and Kids

    Some of the most stunning and impressive architecture has been built for religious practices and preaching. India is a land of spirituality and here you will find a plethora of different religious monuments. With its intricate design and marvelous setting, Milagres Church is a wonderful example of architectural beauty. Located in the beautiful city of Manglore, this church was built in 1680 by ...Read more