Malpe Beach near Udupi. Udupi is about 70 km from Mangalore. This picture was taken on Saint Mary’s Island. A small rocky island which is at a 15 minute boat ride from Malpe beach. A must visit
Saint Mary’s Island near Malpe Brach. This viewing gallery is perched on top of a small hill on the Island and offers great views of the Arabian sea. The expanse of jade and coral colored water all around you is mesmerising. A must watch. If you plan to go here in the afternoon, remember to carry a straw hat. It can get very sunny.Sea Shell hunting on Saint Mary’s island. The coastline of St. Mary’s island looks very pretty. Picking beautifully colored sea shells is a favorite pass time for tourists and kids. Our Homestay is just 7 km from Malpe Beach. Boats take you to Saint Marys island all through the day.
Age is only a number. Young and old, both enjoy in the lap of nature. The only sound you hear, is the whispering of wind and waves. Far away from the mainland and its cacophony, this island offers a perfect getaway to soothe your senses and rejuvenate you. It makes a memorable evening. Our Mangalore Homestay is just 7 km from Malpe Beach. You can take a boat ride to Saint Marys Island from 9 am to 6 pm.
Here’s a magical sunset on Saint Marys island. A boat ride back from the island during sunset offers a great opportunity to capture some great sunset pictures.
Below are some more pictures from our Mangalore homestay and near by places:
A mushroom blooming in our Mangalore homestay
A flower blossoming in our homestay
A peacock roaming around our Mangalore homestay
A white headed hawk sitting atop a coconut palm tree. A common sighting.