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Address: Mangalore, India

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Beach point of Mangalore

Whenever, someone wants to see Beach in Mangalore, they say Sultan Battery. You have a boat service from this place to travel. There is nothing much to see around, but you can... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
VSRambabu
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Mangalore, India
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Mangalore, India
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Famous for ferry ride and musk melon milk shake near sultan battery. Must visit if you happen to visit mangalore. Because it is one of the best places of mangalore. Situated in nice location and also you can find good places nearby.

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Mangalore, India
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29 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Whenever, someone wants to see Beach in Mangalore, they say Sultan Battery. You have a boat service from this place to travel. There is nothing much to see around, but you can spend some time just roaming and having something to eat. There is a small fort like structure to climb and enjoy the breeze.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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59 attraction reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Sultan Batery was built by Tipu Sultan to keep a watch of water vessels entering the river. This was like a watch tower with provisions to attack the boat if the need be. The structure looks good enough to also take fire from the ships. What's quite painful is the sorrow state of affairs the structure is in. No maintenance... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

It is an old and small structure which was built by Tipu Sultan to keep an eye on the river flowing through, in current state it is unattractive and pointless but there is a ferry jucntion nearby that takes you to Tannirbhavi Beach

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Sultan battery is known for the fort of tippu sultan.Climb on the fort to get a beautiful glimpse of the river and the Arabian sea. Take a boat ride across the river to reach the beach. Few years back there used to be row boats. Now they are replaced by larger Motor boats. The last ride back from the beach... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The place was very dirty. The battery is nothing other than a small minaret built by Tipu Sultan to keep an eye on the intruders along the river. It is very poorly maintained.

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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

attended a weekend party hosted as part of a conference banquet. not a great place. a riverside party venue. however evening was pleasant. a nice isolated place for the party. boating options in the daytime

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Mangalore, India
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9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

sultan battery is about 5km from city . its on riverbak&if you cross the river beach wellcomes you.built by tippu sulthane king of mysore

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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91 reviews 91 reviews
58 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Sultan Battery is not a very attractive place if one expects nor has got anything to see. However one can go to Sultan Battery and from there take a boat to Tannirbhavi beach one of the good beach in Mangalore. There is one city bus which goes to this place or one can take auto. Maximum time to spend here... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

not so attractive as we think. nothing is there to see as per our expectation. Just one old construction you can see there which in not maintained.

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