Ullal Tourism

Ullal (Tulu: ಉಳ್ಳಾಲ, Kannada: ಉಳ್ಳಾಲ Uḷḷāla, Beary dialect, Konkani language: ಉಳ್ಳಾಲ) is a City Municipality in Mangalore Taluk in Dakshina Kannada district. Ullal town is one of the oldest towns in India. In the 15th century it came under the rule of the Portuguese. Still the remains of its glorious history can be seen in the beaches and other parts of Ullal. It is a small town about 8–10 km south of Mangalore city center close to the border between the two southern states of Karnataka and Kerala. It comprises two revenue villages, Ullal and Parmannur, in Mangalore Taluk. Ullal is adjacent to City Corporation of Mangalore, 10 km from District headquarters. Most of the people in Ullal belong to either Beary or Mogaveera ethnic group. It is very famous for historic locations like Sayyid Muhammad Shareeful Madani Darga, Sri Cheerumba Bagavathi Temple, Someshwara Temple, Kadapara jara Darga, Summer Sands Beach Resort, Queen Abbakka Chowta's Fort at Ranipura, K Pandyarajah Ballal Institutes and college of nursing, Sayyid Madani Institutions, Fish Meal & Oil Plant, and Queen Abbakka's Jain temple at Melangadi. This quaint little sea town on the shore of Arabian Sea was the setting for wide-scale sea-erosion that occurred in the late 1990s and early this millennium. The local authorities, however, have tried to reduce the damage by placing sand bags near the advancing coastline, the benefits of this step are yet to be noted. Adjacent to summer sands beach resort is subhash nagar. The remains of Rani Abbakka's fort can be seen in the vicinity of Someshwara Temple. This town is an important trading centre for fish and fish manure. Fishing and Beedi rolling are main occupations of the residents of this town.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Ullal in India. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Ullal like a local. After your splendid visit to Ullal, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Madikeri. Madikeri, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Abbey Falls, Dubare Elephant Camp, Raja's Seat. Popular vacation packages of Ullal are of 1-2 days.

Ullal is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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

    • Air Pollution 19.74 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.79 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 28.57 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 24.57 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20.51 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 28.6 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 21.55 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 28.18 (Low)
  • How safe is Ullal for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ullal.

    • Burglary and Theft 23.04 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 20.43 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.3 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 36.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 22.1 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 19.82 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 26.09 (Low)
    • Drug offense 26.56 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.35 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.61 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 24.09 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.27 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 24.77 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Ullal is 167.45 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 74.27 (High)
    • Climate Index 66.65 (High)
    • Pollution Index 27.16 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.2 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 22.67 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 78.31 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.16 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 68.5 (Moderate)
    • 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 Ullal

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.67 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 47.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 32.08 USD

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