The lush green mountains on  the east and the beaches on the west. Travel through NH 17  welcomes you to the most sacred and beautiful land in the Karnataka State, Udupi. The hospitality, love and affection and concern of the people of this land creates very homely atmosphere for the people who visit here from different places. Udupi, the cultural and spiritual capital of Karnataka is the seat of education, banking and healthcare. Known as the temple town, Udupi was carved out from Dakshina  Kannada district. Consisting of three taluks Udupi, Kundapura and Karkala, Udupi  is the most sacred land where the proponent of Dwaitha Philosophy Sri Madhwacharya born and spread the messages of Dwaitha philosophy. The place is the land of Lord Krishna who is centre of attraction here.

Udupi district spread between the rich Western Ghats on the east and roaring Arabian sea on the west, is known for its temples, architecture, wood carving, the beaches, the stone carving, Yakshagana, the theatre art form and also for quality education. The land being calm and quite since ages has led to the flourish of many art forms. Many artistes, writers and different cultures have originated from this  place. People of this beautiful land are known for their peace loving and co-operative nature. While Tulu is the mother tongue of large number of netizens here, Kannada is the official language. As the place is situated in the Konkan belt, Konkani is also being spoken by large sum of people.

Besides its spiritual and cultural aspect, the land has recorded remarkable growth in banking and healthcare too. The Manipal institutes and other hospitals in Udupi and educational institutions here have been doing yeoman service in the field of health care and education. Various institutions are also involved in enhancing knowledge of public in various aspects of fine arts and literature.

Bus Timings of Udupi bus station

Railway Timings of Udupi

Book Hotels in Udupi

Sri Krishna Temple Udupi


  1. (5/5)

    One of the best place for vacation. Udupi is near to Bangalore and Mysore. Many beaches, Temples, Tourist places in Udupi and Mangalore. White sand beaches are the best in place.

  2. (5/5)

    Udupi and mangalore is one of the best tourist destination in Coastal Karnataka.We get Beaches, Tourist places, Temples and mouth watering food for vegetarian and Sea food lovers. Tasty udupi brahmin food tickle your taste buds and Hot and spicy sea food gets you more sweat in hot weather.
    White sand beaches is pefect tourist destination for couples.

  3. (5/5)

    Great place for vaction. udupi has famous Sri Krishna Temple, Beaches in Manipal, Education institutions in Manipal and tasty food. We enjoyed best water sports in Malpe and St Mary’s Island boating. The coastal belt of Karnataka has everything to spend your vacation.


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