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Address: NITK Beach | Surathkal, Mangalore, India
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Pleasant lonely beach

We were on our way from Bangalore to Udupi via Mangalore and have decided to visit popular beaches along its way. After Panambur beach at Mangalore, we visited Surathkal beach... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
nanekja
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on our way from Bangalore to Udupi via Mangalore and have decided to visit popular beaches along its way. After Panambur beach at Mangalore, we visited Surathkal beach which is about 10 kms from Panambur beach. We really liked this beach as there was no much crowd and there were huge rocks and lighthouse. We spent some time... More 

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Bangalore
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You need to buy a ticket of 10/- and climb barefooted by stairs (close to 5-6 floors of normal apartment). Timing is limited until the sunset.

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Thank Adarsha K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Nice place to grab a view of this beautiful beach with fantastic white sand. A bit of a climb but that is to be expected.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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185 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

One of the coolest beaches in Mangalore. The beach is located inside the campus of the college and is generally visited by the college crowd. The water is generally clean. The place is especially active during the college feast when various competitions like beach volleyball and sand modelling take place. Else it's a great place to spend an evening.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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105 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

This is defiantly not a beach for swimming as it has a dangerous drop off but is surrounded by rocks, and is very pretty, great to paddle, or just sit and there is nearly no-one there so it feels like a beach and not a market or bus station. The best bit is the Lighthouse which is open to climb... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

nice secluded place for relaxing on the sand, sand is fine about 200 meters from the main road, the rocks look good

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Thank Farooq A
Mangalore, India
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I went there as a solo traveller and had breath taking view from the tower when it was about to rain.

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Thank Zhakaas
Mangalore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Peaceful Beach with a beautiful temple of Sadashiva Ganapathy,hardly five hundred meters from National Highway,clean beach,development slowly picking up,lot to be done like seating arrangements,parking lots.Beautiful Light House

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Gurgaon, India
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Sit on the rocks and feel the breeze with a beam of light helping you gaze into the darkness of the sea. Visit this place in your foul mood and return with life beaming back into you.

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Kannur, India
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28 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

There is a quite and beautiful beach nearby. You can climb to the top of the lighthouse before 5pm. The view was amazing. I wish I could have stayed for the sunset.

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