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Address: Mangalore, India

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Cross the river to see the fantastic beach!

The beach is located at a place where we have to cross the river in a speed boat or a steamer boat. You will find some white coloured Jelly Fish like creatures in that river. Yet... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
SandeepEricsson
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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the best place in mangalore to hangout with friends and relatives.this place has a good scenic view , sunset view,etc; the beach is awesome to play, the sand is good.this is a good place for the one who want to enjoy happily.

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Thank Satvik S
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beach is located at a place where we have to cross the river in a speed boat or a steamer boat. You will find some white coloured Jelly Fish like creatures in that river. Yet the river view is good and the beach forest is a spot for photographers not to miss.

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Thank SandeepEricsson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting you should do this trip.. there isn't much in the building itself but most of it is in the view and a boat ride across the river.. you should be able to get to the beach after..

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Thank Neil R
Thirsk, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's very little left of the 18th century fortifications at the northern end of Mangalore, the remnants of a fortified tower. Worth visiting to get a view of the river and the land across the river, several ferries can take you across. Two small cafes and a bit of a beach, plus the usual 'souvenir' stalls selling the same unwanted... More 

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Thank 1777NT
Southampton
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137 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are good views over the water from the top of the battery which would otherwise be well worth missing - very unkempt and lots of rubbish everywhere.

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Thank Neil C
Bengaluru, India
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Single old small structure which is not really properly maintained if short on time no need to visit

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Thank ArunShukla85
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just old watchtower - not much to see...only attraction is ferry ride from Tannir Bhavi to reach the place through backwater..do not miss out lots of Jelly Fish that swims under water where from Ferry starts

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Thank ghosh1001
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

sultan battery is a quite famous among the youth, as it offers a good sealine view and one can spend good amount of time sitting on top of the fort. it is quite interior from the city centre and one can find peace at this place

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Thank Loyel D
Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Nothing to write about for Sultan battery itself. It is just a small circular watch tower with 30 stairs to climb. The view from top is OK. A ferry runs every 15 mins from this place to Tannirbavi beach costing Rs.5/- per person for a 3 minute ride. The ferry ride itself is good and you can reach the beach... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Average place not properly maintained. Scope is there to maintain. But from here you can go by boat to tannirbavi beach.

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