Private Full-Day Mangalore Tour With Temples And Artisan Village

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    9am Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Centrally located Mangalore hotels or cruise port
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable


Explore the culture and traditions of Karnataka on this private 8-hour temples and artisan village tour in Mangalore. Visit a cashew factory with a private guide and learn how the nuts are processed. Take in sites of religious interest such as the Shree Gokarnanatheshwara Temple, Kadri Manjunatha Temple, and St. Aloysius chapel, and learn how Hinduism and Christianity mix in India. Afterward, explore Pilikula Nisarga Dhama an artisan village where traditional crafts such as carpentry and fabric-weaving are kept alive. This tour includes round-trip travel from your Mangalore accommodation.


  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • A la carte lunch included
  • All entrance fees included
  • Comprehensive tour of the city

Know More about this tour

Meet your guide in the lobby of your hotel or the cruise port at 9am, then head to a local cashew factory to begin your private 8-hour tour. On arrival, explore the factory with your private guide and see how the cashew nuts are processed and packaged.

Afterwards, head on to the Shree Gokarnanatheshwara Temple in Kudroli, and discover top sites of interest including the Hindu Kadri Manjunatha Temple and St. Aloysius chapel a Christian chapel situated in the heart of Mangalore city.

After lunch at local restaurant (own expense), visit Pilikula Nisarga Dhama an artisan village where Karnatakas history and heritage comes to life. See locally made pottery and bamboo and cane products, and learn of the traditional handicrafts passed down the generations.

See rice being produced the old-fashioned way at a processing unit, and learn of traditional trades practised here including blacksmithing, carpentry and fabric-weaving trade.

When your time at Pilikula Nisarga Dhama comes to an end, return in comfort to your accommodation in Mangalore or the cruise port to conclude your tour.


  • Hotel or port pickup and drop-off
  • Private guide
  • Transport
  • Entrance fees


  • Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A maximum of eight people per booking

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements