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Maravanthe is categorised as Beachside / Pilgrimage

Maravanthe Beach (Nivalink Trip Dated - 29 March 2004)
Backwaters of Maravanthe (Nivalink Trip Dated - 3 June 2015)
Maravanthe Beach (Nivalink Trip Dated - 3 June 2015)
View from NH-17 (Nivalink Trip Dated - 3 June 2015)
Maravanthe Beach (Nivalink Trip Dated - 3 June 2015)
One side Beach and one side backwaters on NH-17 (Nivalink Trip Dated - 3 June 2015)

Reasons to Visit
  • Maravanthe is an idyllic beach near Kundapura, Karnataka.
  • The national highway NH-17 passes close to Maravanthe beach (around 100 meters from the shore) and a stretch of a kilometer of this highway passes through dividing Arabian Sea on one side and the Sauparnika River on the other.
  • Mookambika Temple at Kollur is accessible from Maravanthe
Know It
  • Turtle bay beach resort is a simple resort on the beach, on a corner of Maravanthe.
  • Beach and Backwater Destinations of India"Maravanthe near Trasi (120 kms North of Mangalore) is an area where National highway NH-17/66 passes through a point where its Arabian sea on one side and river on the other. Its one of the most scenic points in the entire Coastal highway driving route. Maravanthe offers a range of watersports, boat rides and stay offering good seafood & coastal cuisine."
  • Idyllic Beach Destinations in Coastal Karnataka"Maravanthe (55 kms north of Udupi) offers most idyllic beaches and charming beach front resort. Maravanthe has a backwater nearby and offer watersports, boat rides and an activity filled stay. "
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Destination Ideas

  • Mookambika Temple Kollur Pilgrimage
  • Off-beat getaways in Coastal Karnataka

Stay Ideas

  • Turtle Bay Beach getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Maravanthe beach on NH-17 is small stretch of white sand beaches where backwaters meets the Arabian sea. The drive is spectacular as the NH-17 has Arabian sea on one side and backwaters on the other side.
    View Point
    Sea or Ocean or Beach
    Maraswamy temple is located on beach near Maravanthe. One of the deity here is Varaha or wild boar and this makes one of the rare temples of India of its kind. The temple is also called Varahaswamy temple. Tortoise, crocodile and fish are also part of worship in this temple.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Temple of Mookambika Devi is one of the Seven Muktisthala pilgrimage sites in Karnataka. Mookambika temple is very significant in south India and visited especially for Vidhyarambha a ceremony / ritual for the initiation of children into literary world (before they start schooling).
    Temple or Holy Place
    Devi Temple
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Murudeshwar Beach is characterised by a huge towering statue of Lord Shiva, part of the Murudeshwar temple complex. It is the third highest statue of Lord Shiva in the world. This is build on a rock face and is nothing short of a man made wonder. The temple adjacent to the statue is also equally imposing that includes a 20-storied 237 ft tall Gopura.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva

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Nearest Airport in Maravanthe
  • Bajpe Airport ( IXE ) , Mangalore-108 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Maravanthe
  • Kundapura ( KUDA ), Kundapura-15 Kms
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