The Panambur beach is a very popular, well connected and most visited beach of coastal Karnataka. The beach is located at a distance about 10km from Mangalore(Mangaluru) and it is near the harbour. The beach is run and maintained by a private enterprise. Panambur beach has been awarded as one of the cleanest and best maintained beaches in the country.
The Panambur Beach is famous for its cleanliness and its safety, this is one of the city’s most visited beach. The beach has jet ski rides, Boating, Dolphin viewing, Food stalls, besides trained beach lifeguards and patrol vehicles to ensure the safety of the visitors to the beach. The beach is available for private parties, product and service launch events, promotions and weddings.
The beach aura warms up during carnivals, organised by the district authorities. The festivities include boat races, beach sports and sand sculpture contests. Besides, the kite festival, organised every year attracts paticipants from across the country and also abroad during the International kite festival held every 2 years at the beach.
The beach is open all throughout day. The adventure activities are partaken during timings: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM. The beach is a must visit spot for tourists visiting the city of Mangalore.