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Gokarna Beaches

Gokarna, the holy town, is famous for its beautiful virgin beaches and breathtaking landscapes also. To get to every beach, one must be able to cross mountains, forests, cliffs and plateau. The terrains get harder each time. However, the ability to reach the destinations and see the magnificent sights, makes it all worthwhile. The Gokarn city beach, Kudle beach, Om beach, Half moon beach and paradise beach are the famous from many beaches

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Tourist Attractions

  • Gokarna is famous for its beautiful virgin beaches and breathtaking landscapes
  • Sunset from the cliff tops or the beaches down below is the one should not miss
  • Splendid cliff tops, the jagged hills and the abundant greenery
  • Gokarna city beach
  • Kudle (Kuttle) Beach
  • Om beach
  • Half Moon Beach
  • Paradise Beach
  • Lord Mahabaleswar temple, and around 86 other temples, visit in: Temples page

Where is Gokarna

Gokarna city is in Kumta Taluk, Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka state, India - 581326.

How to Reach

Gokarna city is well connected by Highways and Nearest Railways.

  • Distance From: Mangaluru - 231 km, Panjim - 163 km, Hubali-Dharwad - 145 km
  • Nearest Airport: Goa, Mangalore
  • Nearest Bus Station: Gokarna
  • Nearest Railway Station: Gokarna road - 10km, Kumta - 25km

Where to Stay

A large number of Hotels and Lodges provide a comfortable stay at nominal rates. Budget to luxury beach resorts have also come up providing world class facilities.

Where to Eat

A wide variety of options available for the tourists. From small food joints to plenty restaurants and resorts serving delicious food varieties in addition with tasty local seafood.

Things to Take Care

  • The timing of the trek on the beach cliffs is extremely important, because during the high tide, the rocks get submerged partially with the waves, getting across can be really dangerous.
  • One can rent cycles from the town

Visiting Places near by

Gokarna Temple, Beaches Map

gokarna beaches map
gokarna city temple map