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Pilikula Nisargadhama, Mangalore
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Spend a day out in scenic beauty at Pilikula Nisargadhama, a popular picnic spot and a major eco-educational and tourism development project featuring a zoo, a science museum and a heritage village. Spanning 150 hectares (370 acres), this diverse integrated theme park has tropical forests, a lake with a boating center, a water amusement park, and an Ayurveda health center. Take a hike in lush greenery and visit an arboretum with many species and learn about the wildlife and local tradition. To visit Pilikula Nisargadhama on your trip to Mangalore, use our Mangalore vacation route planner.
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  • Pilikula means tiger water pond. History has it that in ancient times, tigers would come and drink water from this pond. Hence, the name Pili ( tiger) Kula (pond). The place was developed as full fled...  more »
  • This is 12 km from Mangalore. You have to use own vehicle to reach as the public transport is very limited or nil. First in the morning you visit the zoo, which is pretty decent with lots of animals a...  more »
  • It is well maintained place. Not too much animals are kept. It's only worth visiting once. Not too attracted animals are kept here.