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Address: Mangalore, India

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Peaceful Bliss!!

This is located on the outskirts of the mangalore city. One of the best part about this beach is the ferry ride. Once you reach here either by your own vehicle or an auto you have... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Apoorv T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is located on the outskirts of the mangalore city. One of the best part about this beach is the ferry ride. Once you reach here either by your own vehicle or an auto you have to purchase a ferry ticket which takes you from one shore to another. This is itself creates that magical feeling of going to a... More 

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Thank Apoorv T
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would recommend not to plan a visit to this place unless you go for taking boat yo tannivir beach. This place has old watch tower structure on the bank of river.

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Thank Madhanmohan1980
Manipal, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a good beach and well connected to Mangalore city. Should not miss if you are beach lover. Not very far.

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Thank Nagnish
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice experience to cross the small lake by ferry and go on the other side towards Tannir Bhavi beach.Nothing great apart from this experience to watch out for.

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Thank Anson_Cabral
Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is away from the city and would need a vehicle to visit. However it is worth crossing the river using a ferry and visit Tannirbavi beach and take some best photographs.

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Thank Jayabhat
Mangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Sultan battery: a watching fort built by Tippu sultan to prevent Portuguese entering from sea to Mangalore.Enjoy this historic place on the bank of River joining sea! You can enjoy boating here & at tannirbavi beach.Or just cross the river (1km) by boat for just Rs 5 ! Enter the woods,enjoy eatables under the thick trees in the beach! NOWHERE... More 

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Thank prakashamallara
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

The place is not maintained though its of historic importance. The view is great.. Its basically an old fort/ancient watch tower overlooking the backwaters. Good place with lot of photo opportunity. We visited this place during monsoon and spend hardly 15 mins here. Thanir behave beach is close by.. Tis is a good place to get down en-route. P.S: Don't... More 

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2 Thank JoTheGr8
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

one can easily go to tannirbhavi beach from Sultan Battery as boat rides are available from here.the view from sultan battery fort is awesome.this place can be reached by Bus or Auto.

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1 Thank Chinu_Radcliffe
Mangalore, India
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28 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

as i already mentioned this is the place boat riding available to tannirbhavi beach and the boat will be occupaid by 30 to 40 people. ride is average in quality

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Located on the river banks, a small Tipu Sultan's battery! Very scenic place with lot of photo opportunities. Make sure to take a boat ride to access nearby island for fun and a picnic. Place is accessible by bus.

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