Karnataka Tour- Udupi, Malpe Beach & St. Mary’s Island
Udupi is a town 54 km away from Mangalore, Karnataka.
You can reach Udupi from Magalore by bus or train. By bus it will take 1and half hour to reach Udupi.
You can visit numerous temples of Lord Krishna scattered across the town.
Don’t forget to taste the world famous masala dosa here.
It is the place where world famous masala dosa is invented.
You may shop stainless steel utensils and small wooden toys from here.
Malpe Beach is 7 Km away from Udupi.
Malpe is a famous fishing harbour in Karnataka.
Enjoy adventure water sports here.
Don’t miss the sea walk.
St. Mary’s Island is a small island off the coast of Malpe.
According to the legend, Vasco da Gama landed here at night in the year 1498. He named it O Padrão de Santa Maria, as a dedication to Mother Mary.
Later the Island is named as St. Mary’s Island.
You can reach St. Mary’s Island by ferry from Malpe beach.
Where to Stay:
Many Luxury hotels available at Udupi with online booking facilities.
Charges vary from INR 1500 to INR 3500
Some Hotels are :
Hotel Summer Park (www.hotelsummerpark.com)
Hotel Swadesh Heritage (www.hotelswadesh.com)
Hotel Rukmini Residency (www.rukminiresidency.com)
Malpe Hotels: Charges from INR 3000 to INR 5500 per day
Paradise Isle Beach Resort
Malpe Sea front Cottage
Thanse Per Beach Resort
Binda Homestay (INR 800 to INR 1000)