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St. Mary's Island

Malpe | Behind TebmaShipyard, Udupi 576108, India
+91 820 253 8779
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An unhabited island off the malpe coast. good for picnics and getogethers even for a night out party

Reviewed 1 week ago
JijuMathew
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Thiruvalla, India
Sweet and clean beach

Beautiful view of the Arabian Sea from the clean beach. Numerous huts along the beach. Green... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Somosmita
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Malpe | Behind TebmaShipyard, Udupi 576108, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An unhabited island off the malpe coast. good for picnics and getogethers even for a night out party

Thank JijuMathew
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful view of the Arabian Sea from the clean beach. Numerous huts along the beach. Green ambience

Thank Somosmita
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Tourists please note that if u plan to visit the island during May ~ September, please visit the boating website above to confirm that ferry/boat service is provided or not. Usually from may 15th to sep 15th boating will be closed due to rainy season.

14  Thank Varun A
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

***Island ferry doesn't operate until after October. This is never mentioned in any review. Tourist beware!*** Don't plan St Mary's ride during Mar-Sep. There is nothing else to do in Udupi otherwise.

4  Thank ashish1
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Cool place to hangout with family or friends but make sure to carry ur food. Hope it gets even still better

1  Thank Namitha U
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The islands form one of the four geological monuments in Karnataka state, one of the 26 Geological Monuments of India declared by the Geological Survey of India in 2001. The monument is considered an important site for "Geo Tourism" Nice picnic spot for families ,Very...More

4  Thank nandakishorerai
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

St Mary's island is Situated nearly 3-4 km from malpe beach in Mangalore. One needs to take a boat to reach to the island. The route from the beach to the island is adventurous. Great experience visiting the island.

Thank dmshah100
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

It is said that St. Mary's Island was the first point where Vasco da Gama set his foot on Indian soil, and it adds to the beauty that is this Island. The rocks, the beach, the trees and everything in between, it is a must...More

Thank NaGupta
Reviewed 15 July 2017

A lovely island...which is about 5-6 kms away from Malpe Beach... Boat service is available between Malpe Beach and St. Mary's Island...they would allow you to stay there for Max 2 hrs... Boat ride would cost you INR 300/head... However once on the island it...More

7  Thank Kunal_Bhowmick
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful island. Yoy need to take a ferry boat ..aprox 300 rs charge. It will take you to and fro. Caryy food with you. The island is beautiful. The major attraction is the beach is made of shells.

2  Thank RachitaNanda
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Mohammed S
20 September 2017|
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Response from Varun A | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
St. Mary's Island boating is now open. For confirmation you can call the management numbers provided in the website.
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Manjunatha K
15 September 2017|
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Response from Varun A | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get private boats in Malpe beach. But the boat capacity is less.
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KEMMANNU
11 September 2017|
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Response from nandakishorerai | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can
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