Mangalore Beaches Travel Information

Mangalore is a beautiful beach of Karnataka. It is a very clean beach and there is a beautiful light house on this beach. Especially for picnic this beach is an ideal picnic spot. There lies the confluence of the river Gurupara and Netravathi Rivers near the beach of Mangalore. Tourists enjoy the Mangalore beach a lot due to its silvery sands and the soothing swift winds from the Arabian Sea. This beach provides the tourists an unparallel enjoyable environment. From this beach one can enjoy the view of sunset. This is a beautiful sight to behold.

In the Mangalore beach there are more attractions for the tourists besides this pristine sands and water. There is a worth seeing sight of Yakshagana performance on the sands. This event is a nightlong program. In this event the people dance to the beat of drums.

There is also a unique event, which is known as Kambala or buffalo event. Some local attractions include a Manjunatha Temple, St Aloysius Chapel, Jumma Masjid and Mangala Devi temple.

There are innumerable tourist destinations very near to the beach of Mangalore. You can enjoy the scenic beauty by a day ride to the beaches of Malpe and Maravanthe. There is a famous temple known as Mookambika temple of Kollur which is at 140 kilometers from the beach of Mangalore. About 75 kilometers away from the beach of Mangalore, there is a Dharmasthala town which is famous for its Manjunatha temple.

Important Beaches In and Around Mangalore

Someshwar Beach: This beach is very pristine and it has a beautiful look from the top of the hillock. One more attraction of this beach is a temple and the worshipers do visit often to offer their prayers.

Panambur Beach: It is a beautiful beach. There people enjoy a glass of sugarcane juice, charmuri and also watching the sun sets. Especially during the weekends this beach is overcrowded. It is very close to Mangalore.