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Nice beach

This place is scenic with light house as it's special attraction. The view from top of the light... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Krishnanandamallya
,
Udupi, India
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Besutiful beach

We went in Aug, 2017 with family. The beach was very choppy, it being monsoon season. We went in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
indianonthe_move
,
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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  • Average5%
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“clean beach” (29 reviews)
“huge rocks” (11 reviews)
“great beach” (5 reviews)
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9 km from Udupi, Udupi, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is scenic with light house as it's special attraction. The view from top of the light house after climbing hundreds of steps inside the vertical structure is superb. The beach also is spectacular with stony carvings around.

Thank Krishnanandamallya
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went in Aug, 2017 with family. The beach was very choppy, it being monsoon season. We went in the evening. There was a lady guard who was making sure people were not venturing too deep in the waters. It also has a lighthouise, one...More

Thank indianonthe_move
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travel dates: 23-24 July 2017 So when I told people I am going to Kapu, nobody knew where I was going to! Kapu? Kaup? Even Bangaloreans couldn't get the name correct. A tiny village, 45 kilometres away from Mangalore city, Kapu is answer to South...More

2  Thank ShreyaChakraborti
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Udupi Day 1: St. Marys Island (Basaltic Lava Rocks, Geological Monument of India) Southwards Padubidri Beach (32 kms, 40 mins) Mattu Beach (32 mins, 21 kms) Kapu Beach (26 kms, 35 minutes) Anantheshwara Temple (8 kms, 20 minutes) Pajaka Kshetra (21 kms, 30 minutes) (Birth...More

1  Thank shivrajsnegi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my friends and had an awesome time. The view from the lighthouse is beautiful and the atmosphere is not too crowded so it feels peaceful. Highly recommended!

Thank NaGupta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kapu (Kaup) beach is situated about 19kms from Udupi... It is a beach on the Arabian Sea... Good time to visit would be any day but during sunset...as there is a lighthouse on the beach...from where the views are mesmerizing...but this lighthouse is open only...More

Thank Kunal_Bhowmick
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not the most serene, scenic and gifted beach around! They have clearly called it out the beach being not suited for swimming. The lighthouse apparently has specific visiting hours, which we're informed were to be evening 5-6:30(Not sure).

Thank anitgeorge
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We were about 20-25 relatives and explored all corners of this beach...some were chilling in the water, some dared to climb up the light house which is quite a walk, mind you, some were sitting on these huge rocks just staring into nowwhere...we had a...More

Thank Doilyn M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Ya a near by beach, went in a evening time.. nice sunset view.. b sure to carry your umbrella.. sudden rain anytime

Thank swastiksatpathy
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This beach is an isolated one and not kept best of clean. The beaches in Mangalore are actually better. The beach here is more rocky and venturing very deep is not advised as the sea shore lands abruptly at many places.

Thank kspanja
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febinjoy
23 May 2017|
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Response from manojkuna | Reviewed this property |
There is a village by the name Kaup and you might be able to find some accommodation. I recommend staying in Udupi and visiting this beach. That way, you will have number of options to stay and Udupi will be a central point... More
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anup w
19 January 2017|
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Response from SivaKaKu | Reviewed this property |
You can also take auto from Udipi if you dont want to take the regular bus.
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Shàmbhavi A
26 December 2016|
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Response from rkravindra | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of any home stays near the beach. However, there are quite a few hotels which are very close to the beach.
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