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St. Mary's Island

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Address: Malpe | Behind TebmaShipyard, Udupi 576108, India
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Nice island - cleanliness can be better

Nice island, about 30 mins boat journey from Malpe beach (small boat -Rs 300) or Fishing harbor point (bigger boat - Rs, 200). Lots of rocks and good scenary in and around the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Don't expect much out of the island, it will remain an island only. There is no fancy eateries or facilities which might make your visit to the island more than average. Of course if you haven't been on an island I understand your excitement, should go the feeling when you return from there is "It was OK" If you have... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice island, about 30 mins boat journey from Malpe beach (small boat -Rs 300) or Fishing harbor point (bigger boat - Rs, 200). Lots of rocks and good scenary in and around the island. Good place to spend an hour or so. you can roam around or enjoy with water

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Thank Bhanu C
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The boats to this island were operational though they usually close by may 15th. the island was clean and the weather was beautiful. Nice rock formations. A good activity to do with kids. Take your own food and water. The boat takes 30minutes one way. Costs about 200/-for an adult both ways.

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1 Thank Vin P
New Delhi, India
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In our journey to udapi we visited this island too and the views here are amazing. specially the sun set. there are so many water sports too which are very adventurous. everyone must visit in their lifetime.

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Thank Amayra248
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sand was covered with sea shells and it makes kids feel they are exploring something, really good experience. Tge ride to the island was fun too.

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Thank Jagruthi P
Bhubaneswar, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No words. Just wow. Don't miss... please do visit this place. You ll get fish fry stall inside. You can njoy inbeach n hv fish. Lovely place

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Thank Saumyasanta
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is must visit place in Udupi,malpe. We visited the island via ferry boat which cost rs. 300 per person right now and the timing is 9 am to 5 pm. From ferry it took approx 20 mins to reach there. There a Pillar like stones which has shaped as square, hexagon and looks very beautiful. Water is crystel clear... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reached this island with Family during December 2016, great place to visit, you have to reach this place by Boat from Malpe beach, it is around 20 minutes from the beach. Travel in boat is good, good crowd. You can get some delicious Mangalore Fish to eat in Island for decent cost.

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Hyderabad, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the 2nd week of January 2016, the OneLifeFewClicks team was in Malpe & St.Mary's Island to set the ground support for its next Photography Workshop & Photography tour. Folk legend will tell you various version of the story that it was Vasco-da-Gama who landed here first at St. Mary's Islands on his journey from Portugal, fixed a cross on... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The boat ride is a wonderful experience - but be careful of the boat you ride in Large boats are more stable and will splash less water We preferred to take the smaller boat which is more fun - but be prepared to be drenched esp if you are in front seat. The island has a beach covered with shells... More 

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