(Last Updated On: February 8, 2018)

Maravanthe is sandwiched between Saptupamika River and Arabian Sea, and Kodachadri Hills provide the scenic backdrop. The golden shimmering sand, swaying palm trees, pristine atmosphere and tranquillity make Maravanthe an ideal destination for beach vacationers. Beach at Maravanthe is also ideal for pitching your picnic tent, and the sea water is safe for swimming.

Sea riding and underwater sport activities are the major attractions here. If you are an explorer of underwater kingdom, Maravanthe offers excellent opportunity for snorkelling and scuba diving. Coming here, you can discover the rare and beautiful marine life. The Scuba diving and Snorkeling facilities offered are reliable and top class.

Other Attractions in the Vicinity: 

St. Mary’s Island: This is a small group of islands that is famous for its basalt rocks. These rocks have crystallized into columns and split into hexagonal mosaic. St. Mary’s Island is located 58 km from Mangalore. The island is accessible by ferry from Malpe.

Ottanane: If you want to experience the magnificent splendour of sunrise and sunset, Ottanane is the place to be. It’s offers amazing scenery and is an absolute visual treat. A little ahead of Ottanane is the highly captivating Belaka Teertha falls.

Baindur: This enchanting hamlet is known for its magnificent beach. It also houses Sri Seneshwara Temple, Sri Mahakali Temple, and Sri Sita Ramachandra Mandira. Baindur beach is 45 km from Maravanthe.

Best Time to Visit: September to March

State: Karnataka

Exact Location: Maravanthe is a beach located near Kundapura.

Nearest Town: Kundanpur (18km), Udipi (50 km), Mangalore (110 km)

Distance from Bangalore: 456 km

How to Reach:

Maravanthe beach is well-connected by road with other cities around. There are buses available from Bangalore, Gokarna, and Goa. Kundanpur has the nearest railhead. There are taxis available from Kundanpur to Maravanthe. Closest railway junction is in Mangalore which is well connected with major railway stations in India. The nearest airport is also in Mangalore.

[Don’t forget to check out Bangalore tourist places]