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St. Mary's Island

Malpe Harbour | Behind TebmaShipyard, Udupi 576108, India
+91 820 253 8779
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Location is nice, reaching there is adventurous.!

Beautiful island.. If you are a natural beach lover, this is definitely a place to visit. Sandy... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Krishn_Chicago
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Aurora, Illinois
Serene, spotless island.

A beautiful tiny island just off the coast of Malpe, St. Mary's island is perfect for a retreat for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hannah M
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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
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“boat ride” (65 reviews)
“malpe beach” (188 reviews)
“sea shells” (24 reviews)
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Malpe Harbour | Behind TebmaShipyard, Udupi 576108, India
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+91 820 253 8779
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"boat ride"
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"clear water"
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"clean water"
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"vasco da gama"
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"volcanic activity"
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful island.. If you are a natural beach lover, this is definitely a place to visit. Sandy beaches with lots pillar like rock formations with clear water. To visit you need to go to Udupi city and go west to reach Malpe fishing dock. There...More

Thank Krishn_Chicago
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A beautiful tiny island just off the coast of Malpe, St. Mary's island is perfect for a retreat for the day. It's cozy and well decorated and the sand is white and clear. You literally feel like you're on a tropical island, far away from...More

Thank Hannah M
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A beautiful place to hangout with family or friends (mind it as a group only). The lush blue water and the clear sand make it a great picnic spot. There are food courts at the premises which serve the local delicacies.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every step you take in these historic sands of the West, you can’t help but soak in a bit of history. Be it the 1st century yore’s of Adi Sankara’s Sringeri or Lord Krishna’s folklore at Udupi, West Karnataka has been the thriving bed for...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

St. Mary's Island, is probably the most famous of the four tiny islands, off the coast of Malpe in Udupi. Folk legend claims that Vasco De Gama has set his first foot, on this geologically spectacular piece of land, on his journey from Portugal to...More

Thank ajapetrus
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is surrounded with basaltic rocks around the island it's giving a goosbump feeling.water is very clean there and few activities are available there like banana riding boat riding etc ! You can carry Water bottles inside this island for camera you have to...More

Thank Zaki Q
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

St. Mary's Island is one of those breathtaking Islands till date in the Udupi District. I still remember enjoying the most tastiest sea-food grill served by locals in the Island. In order to reach this, you will have to catch a ferry which by itself...More

Thank Danny C
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

Didnt expect the beach island to be this clean and when it proclaimed a pebble beach, infact i did see one and was surprised. Because of the efforts of the local administration in maintaining this place, the beach island is far more approachable and you...More

Thank Sunil H
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

on the holiday plan drive along NH66 discussion we were recommended to try out this place, and yes since it was a drive exploring the konkan coast decided to make it a stop , reached the booking office at 4:45 pm , all set to...More

Thank Westernwind007
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

lot of changes and developments taken place from last visits. water, food, toilets available, water sports is there. sand and rock beach is there to enjoy. enjoy the boat ride up to 25 minutes to reach, 250/- per head, below 10 years its 150/-, road...More

Thank Sheetal P
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Swalih m
June 18, 2018|
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Response from esjay_in | Reviewed this property |
No Sir, During rainy reason people will not be allowed to visit the Island. nevertheless, place is good for enjoying the beach. There is a walk away into the sea, constructed recently. We can visit the place and enjoy the... More
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rajnair83
June 13, 2018|
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Response from Vinod V | Reviewed this property |
It is very small island. you may not spend more than 1 hour in that island. There is no stay facilities. you can stay in udupu or manipal.
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