Situated around 60 km away from Mangalore, Udupi is the pilgrimage town in the state of Karnataka. It is known for wonderful Krishna Temple and its delectable vegetarian delicacies. The place attracts thousands of devotees from all over the country regularly. The place has been made celebrated by the number of those eateries that serve delicious vegetarian food. The popular Masala Dosa and Idli hold a prominent place in the menu mainly comprising traditional South Indian vegetation food. Booking Udupi holiday packages, you get the opportunity of tasting these delicious foods.
Mid-March - end June
June - end September
Annual rainfall -250 cm-325 cm
Late November To Mid-February
One of the most scenic beaches in Karnataka, Marawanthe Beach is one the biggest appeals of the city. This astonishing stretch of land of golden sands and blue water is an ultimate spot for refreshing.
It is one of the most popular religious sites in Udupi, which enshrines Lord Krishna as the deity. A huge number of visitors come to this temple to get the holy site of Lord Krishna. Some interesting legends are connected to this temple.
Positioned at the foothill of the Western Ghats, Mookambika Temple is one of the seven pilgrimages created by Parashurama. It is devoted to goddess Parvathi and a number of devotees come here to perform worship.
Kaup Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in South India. It is a lovely site that boasts of peaceful serenity and tranquility. It is situated on the coastal belt and turns into a paradise on earth for photographers. The beach is truly romantic and blissful and blends beautifully with the hushes of the breeze.
Shopping in Udupi:
Shopping in Udupi is different from other destinations. You can buy here local spices, wooden handicrafts and ethnic stoneware for which the place is popular. There is a popular bustling street in Udupi, which is ideal for shoppers to buy a variety of items. During festive seasons, many temporary shops are installed advantageously for buyers.