6 km from Udupi, this beautiful stretch of soft sands is just as popular in Udupi as the Juhu Beach is in Mumbai. The calm and serene surroundings of the place, it is fit for splashing around in blue waters of the Udyavara River, also known as the Malpe River, and swim as much as you want.
The sea has carved a place between the rocky islands and the shores as a safe anchorage for ships and vessels during rough and stormy weather conditions. The most important livelihood of the people here depends on its fishing industry and fish curing industry. Virgin beach, golden sands, dancing green palm trees, clear blue skies and playful calls of the sea waves make it an idyllic picnic spot. The place has a niche for creating the perfect holiday mood and experience and offers picturesque views of the sea. Indulge in beach activities such as bathing in the sea, riding the sea waves, boating, fishing and angling, a lazy stroll on the beautiful beach or just sunbathing. You may also opt to visit the nearby excursion point of St. Mary's Island, where you can reach via boat cruise.