Saibrakatte is a small rural area in the South Indian state of Karnataka. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Udupi at a distance of 25 km to the south. The Arabian Sea coast is also nearby. Those with an enthusiasm for virgin beaches, traditional South Indian landscape as well as cuisine can try this place out.
Places to Stay
The nearest and the best accessible place available for lodging in the area is Udupi. Some of the budget hotels worth giving a try are Ayodhya Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Mahima Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Metropolis Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Swathi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800) and others.
The official language of the area is Kannada.
The important festivals of the region are Ugadi in March-April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
In literal sense, where ever you ride on to towards the coast is picturesque and beautiful. Some of the beaches which are worth a visit are Padukere Beach (13 km away), the breath-taking estuary-cum-beach called Bengre Kemmannu (29 km away) and Beejadi Beach (18 km away).
How to Get There
Bajpe Airport in Mangalore is the nearest airport at a distance of 80 km.
The Udupi Railway Station is located around 25 km away is the closest major railway station to the town.
Direct buses as well as via buses to the town are available from nearby towns and cities as the town has a lot of significance in the national arena for its beaches. It is mostly state-transport buses which indirectly cater to the needs of people. Private operators have also slowly joined the race, among whom SRS Travels is one. As a tourist, you can easily board a bus from Udupi. Travellers prefer getting to their desired holiday destination by a Volvo bus.