Around four kms toward the west of Udupi, Malpe is an imperative port of the Karnataka coast. It is arranged at the mouth of the Malpe/Udyavara River. The stream is traversable to little freight water crafts for around ten kms amid high tide. The spot has intriguing characteristic beautiful perspective. It has been a focal point of business exercises for quite a while, and one or more point is that it is a characteristic port.
There are three rough islands toward the west of it. The northern-most island is called Daria-Bahadurgad, the center one Daria-Gadara-Kallu and the southern most Kari-Illada-Kallu.
The Daria-Bahadurgad port is popular for its fare of prepared fish to outside nations. The ocean between the rough islands and the shore is a protected harbor for vessels amid tempests and harsh climate. The most seasoned tile industrial facility of the region set up by the Basel Mission exists here. Angling and fish curing are the essential commercial enterprises of the spot. There are sanctuaries of Balarama and Ananteshwara here. The picture of Balarama has six appearances. Maybe this was initially a sanctuary of Subramanya or Shanmukha, the six-confronted god who was named Balarama at a later date.
It is said that Basavappa Nayaka of Bidanur assembled the Daria-Bahadurgad fortification. Malpe will be created into an imperative fisheries port. There is additionally a sanctuary of Vadabhandeshwara here. At Kodavuru, a village of Malpe arranged one of the two understood Shankaranarayana sanctuaries of the area. The god here is in a twofold linga structure. The game is otherwise called Krodhashrama.
Best time to visit Malpa Beach
October to March
How to Reach Malpa Beach
By Air – The closest air course to reach to Malpe is Bajpe Airport
By Rail – The closest railroad station is Udupi exactly at a separation of 3kms from Bus Stand.
By Street – Malpe is very much associated with great system of streets.