This Beach of Karnataka is one of the most commonly visited
places and is located in the Mangalore
city in Karnataka. This place is an ideal
tourist beach destination.
The beach name Surathkal is derived from the word
“Shiradakal” meaning headstone in Kannada
and in Tulu (local language in Dakshina
Kannada, it has no script).
The reason for which the Surathkal Beach is quite popular
among the tourists is because of its
alluring natural surroundings. This beach
destination is an ideal halt for the
visitors who want to spend some time away
from the perplexing city life.
One of the major attractions of the Surathkal Beach is its
beautiful scenic view which it offers at
the time of sunset.
Other than these fascinating surroundings, the Surathkal
Beach is also widely visited for the light
house that is situated in this region of
the city. The lighthouse is a must-visit
for those who like a dash of thrill in
their lives. This lighthouse is situated
in the midst of rocks. It offers a
spectacular view from the top, of the