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About Pilikula Nisargadhama

Nature lovers discover a variety of eco-treasures at the Pilikula Nisarga Dhama, which is a major eco-education and tourism development project promoted by the District Administration of Dakshina Kannada. Located in the heart of Mangalore, Pilikula is an integrated theme park showcasing the culture, heritage and natural bounties of the Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka. An idyllic spot for those who seek to relax and rejuvenate in nature’s company, Pilikula is an oasis of calm overlooking the quiet flowing Gurupura River. Sprawling over a seamless expanse of lush green foliage of coconut grooves and acacia plantations, the park houses a tropical forest and a dazzling lake. Presently, the project includes a Biological Park, a Science Centre, Arboretum, a lake park with Boating facility, a Water Amusement Park, and a Golf Course. Other parts of the project which are currently being developed include a Heritage Village, an Ayurvedic Health Therapy Centre, and Tourist Cottages.

Pro Tip: Accommodation is available inside the nature park. Visitors can stay for long to enjoy outdoor activities offered by the park.

Highlights

  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Accommodation Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 8 hours
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Not Allowed Pets
  • Closed On Mondays
  • Allowed Camera, Video, Footwear

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