TOP EXPERIENCE: FULL DAY TOUR OF JAIN & UDUPI WITH LUNCH

  • Port

    New Mangalore

  • Level of difficulties

    Moderate

  • Type

    Sightseeing, Cultural, Meal included

  • Price

    Adults

    EUR75.95

  • Duration in hours

    8.0

  • Shore excursion code

    01HF

Description

With this full day lunch included tour  you will get the chance to visit the 1000 pillared temple in Moodbidri, the 42-foot monolith statue of Gomateshwara and a Hindu Temple.



What we will see
  • 1000-pillared temple at Moodbidri
  • Karkala Gomateshwara Temple
  • Dr. Soans Farm for lunch
  • temples of Udupi


What we will do
  • We start the tour with a visit to the 1000-pillared temple at Moodbidri followed by a visit to Karkala Gomateshwara Temple, where stands the 42-foot monolithic statue of Lord Bahubali, a Jain Saint.
  • Thereafter we visit Dr. Soans Farm for lunch. 
  • After lunch, we proceed to Udupi, a divine shrine in the coastal region of the State of Karnataka. Situated about 60 Kms from Mangalore, it is a fairly large and upcoming town that was the sanctum of Madhvacharya, the great Sanskrit philosopher. The famous temple here has a fascinating idol of Lord Krishna which was installed by the great saint Madhvacharya and which is richly adorned with jewels. Another attraction of this temple is the 'Kanakana Kindi' -a small window through which Krishna is believed to have given darshan to his ardent devotee, Kanakadasa. There are 3 main temples in Udupi: Chandreshwara, Anantheshwara &Sri Krishna temple. Chandreshwara and Anatheshwara are the most ancient temples of Udupi. 
  • Later drive back to pier.

What you need to know
  • There are no professional guides in Mangalore. Guides are mainly English speaking students.
  • Dress code at Temples - shoulder and knees should covered. No wheel chair accessibility at Temple.