Planning a long holiday with your family and friends? Then, pack your bags and head to Manglore Beach in Karnataka. Karnataka is well-known for its exotic and splendid beaches that have garnered tourists from all across the globe. One of the beaches that stand out among the rest is Mangalore Beach. This beach is located near the backwaters, which was formed due to the convergence of Netravathi and Gurupur Rivers.
Mangalore beach is dotted with a number of prominent attractions, which makes it an ultimate destination for the tourists to visit:
- The major attraction of Mangalore beach is its mesmerizing and enchanting view. The silver glittery sand along with soothing and refreshing winds from the Arabian Sea refreshes one’s mood and day.
- Enhancing the ambience of the beach is its clean surroundings, crystal clear water and a stunning lighthouse situated on the beach. Therefore, this beach is considered to be an ideal picnic spot to spend some time with your family or friends. Moreover, the view of sunset is a mind-blowing sight and a treat to watch.
- Apart from the pristine beauty of the beach, a Yakshagana performance (night long performance) that is held on the beach is a must see sight. To watch Kambala or Buffalo event is a thrilling experience.
- Some of the other places you can pay a visit, close to the beach are:
- Manjunatha Temple
- Jumma Masjid
- Aloysius Chapel
- Mangala Devi Temple
- Mookambika Temple
Other beaches like Malpe and Maravanthe are also easily accessible by road from Mangalore beach.