The best time to visit Mangalore is from December to February. The economy of the city largely depends on agricultural and port related activities. The boat building and fishing industry have been core businesses in Mangalore city for generations. The fishing industry is also a huge source of employment for thousands of people.
Mangalore is the most suited city for day trippers to enjoy day trips and weekend getaways to many attractions nearby such as temple town of Udupi, Beaches of Malpe, Kollur, heritage sites. Please go through some specially prepared
day trips from Mangalorefor you.
Udupi Day Trip
you are going to visit the famous the Lord Krishna Temple. Udupi is also famous for its cuisine that you can have any time during the day. You will also come across several white sand beaches since it is a coastal town.
Kollur Day Trip
Kollur is famous for the temple dedicated to Goddess Mookambika.History says it is 1200 years old temple. The Mookambika temple is an important seat of Shakti worship. Temple is dedicated to Goddess Parvati who said to have killed Asura (demon) called Mookasura and in this context of fight Parvati devi is known as Mookambika Devi.
Day Trip to Shringeri
Shringeri is a hill town located close to Mangalore city at a distance of 105 km. Shringeri is a world famous temple town on the bank of river Tunga, houses the Sri Sringeri Sarada Peetham, one of the four primary temples of Advaita Vedanta philosophy. It was established by Adi Shankaracharya in eighth century C.E.