St. Mary's Island
Malpe, Karnataka 576118, India
About St. Mary's Island
Also known as coconut island, is a set of four small islands in the Arabian sea off the coast of Malpe. They are known for their distinctive geological formation of columnar basaltic lava.
Attractions near St. Mary's Island
With a never-ending coastline and palm trees lining up on its shores. It is one of the most important fishing area of Karnataka.
A famous Hindu temple dedicated to Krishna and Davita Mutt. The area is a holy place for daily devotion and living.
Built in 1901, this lighthouse has since warned thousands of sailors from the presence of dangerous rocks. It stands on a large rock, with a height of about 27 meters from its base.
Shooting location of many movies. THis beacch gives a panoramic view of the Arabian sea. The sea is a bit rougher here, be careful when you explore.
One of the seven places of pilgrimage in the region called ‘Parashurama Srishti’ which are believed to be created by sage Parashurama. Anegudde means elephant (Aane) hillock (Gudde) and it is the abode of the elephant god, Sri Vinayaka.
NH-66 runs next to the beach and the Suparnika River flows on the other side of the road, creating a spectacular scenery here.
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