Top things to do in Udupi

Hindu Temple in Udupi

Krishna Temple

Udupi is home to the atmospheric 13th-century Krishna temple, which draws thousands of Hindu pilgrims through the year. Surrounded by eight maths (monasteries), it’s a hive of activity, with musicians playing at the…
Indian in Udupi


Woodlands is regarded as the best vegetarian place in town and has an air-con dining room where you can escape the heat. Serves both South and North Indian food. It's a short walk south of Krishna temple.
Indian in Udupi

Mitra Samaja

A famous old establishment that serves delicious snacks, dosas (lentil-flour pancakes) and coffee. Can get crowded. It's just south of the Krishna temple.
Hindu Festival in Udupi

Udupi Paryaya

Held in even-numbered years, with a procession and ritual marking the handover of swamis at the town’s Krishna temple.