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Surathkal Beach

Surathkal, Mangalore, India
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Ranked #18 of 32 Attractions in Mangalore
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Can see the natural activities near by the beach. A well planned trip with friends can be a most memorable event in this location.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I enjoyed this beach for four years as a student of NITK. You can see the sun set standing on the rock, swimming in the beach. Its 2 Km from surathkal. There is a temple to visit and a light house next to it. You can go to NITK campus and go around. Its not a commercial beach. You might... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Proximity to Mangalore but not a great place to go unless accompanied by a local. The beach is reasonable clean but settlements in the vicinity can be a put-off.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Just an average beach ..not too many people visit here , no great facilities , avoid if you dont have plenty of time .

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Surathkal is about 15 kms from Mangalore in the western coast highway earlier NH 17 and now NH 66. , now part of Mangalore city Corporation. The name Surathkal is derived from "shiratakal" meaning "headstone" in Tulu. The famous Sadashiva temple is built near Surathkal beach, next to the light house. Surathkal beach is clean, quite and beautiful. we use... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I was a local here for 4 years.... other than the light house and a beautiful sunset to see there is nothing else.....

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Calm, quiet beach. Visited the beach early in the morning and it was Nice and Serene. It had many starfishes going around. Loved the time spent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Ideal place to visit.,when you want to relax..white sand beach and a view of sunset!No guards or anyone so,be informed that you are on your own here..if you can't swim..please be advised.

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

White sand beach with lot of scattered rocks and clean water. there is a light house which offers a good scenic view . The guide helps with al information about the light house. Must visit beach!!1

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

White sand beach with clean water and scattered rocks. Overall a nice place to visit in evening before sunset. Most interesting part is the active lighthouse situated on the beach. It can be seen from within only between 4:30 to 6 p.m. It offers a scenic view of the seashore and coastal Mangalore. Guide providing information about the lighthouse is... More 

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