Kaup beach is one of the most visited beaches in Karnataka. It is famous for its serene environment and the cool climate. The beach is enclosed by lush green surroundings. The cool breeze makes one fresh and energetic which makes it a favorite destination.
It is located on the western coastal belt and the West Coast National Highway passes through this location. The beach is just 12 km from Udupi, and is the perfect location for a picnic. It is also the best place for swimming and sunbathing.
The place is easily accessible with any kind of transportation from Udupi. There are also ruined Jain Basadis near the beach. There is also a light house near the beach which is 1000 feet high. Another place of attraction near the Kaup beach is the remains of an old fort and two temples of Goddess Mariamma. The beach is open throughout the year.