Gokarna, Karnataka

About Gokarna

Gokarna which means a cow's ear is one of the popular beaches located in Karnataka.You will be more excited to visit this place after getting to know that this beach is becoming as popular as the one in Goa in fact better. The beauty of the nature is so eye capturing that the tourism infrastructure is growing automatically. When tourists plan for a holiday they choose places where they can relax on the sandy beaches and enjoy the refreshing climate like the one in Gokarna. For tourists who are interested to stay for a longer duration can enjoy their stay in the tents and beach huts that are available at Gokarna. tI is famous for its temples and the main God worshiped in this place is Lord Mahabaleshwara who is a form of the Hindu God Shiva. It is a traditional town with tiled roofs and brick houses. Tourists must and should place to be visited in Gokarna is Om beach,Half Moon beach and Paradise beach. Om beach got its name because the beach is in the shape of Om symbol. Travelers who love sunbath would truly love this place.

Gokarna City Facts

Populations: 40,000 Approx
State: Karnataka
Famous for/as: Beaches,Pilgrim
Languages: Kannada,Hindi
Opening Timings: 4 AM To 1 AM
Pin Code: 581326
STD Code: 08386
Currency: Rupees
Best Season: Throughout the year
Weather: Summer 21°C to 42°C,Winter 12°C to 31°C
Altitude: 33 Meters
Fun Facts: Beaches are very Famous In Gokarna.Om Beach,Gokarna Beach are very Beautifull.Sun Set is Special Here. Murudeshwara Temple is Famous Temple.Take Blessings From Lord Shiva.

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Dedicated to Lord Ganesha, the temple was built as a gesture of honor after the Lord succeeded in taking away the At...
This temple of Lord Shiva is considered to be as sacred as the one in Varanasi / Kashi. It is also believed to be on...
Located around a kilometer from Gokarna, the temple is dedicated to Goddess Uma. It has historical significance and ...
Gokarna beach
Surrounded by rocky mountains of Western Ghats, this non-commercialized but quaint beach is popular among peace love...
Trampnto a gokarna 1
This is one of those beaches that has everything expected of a beach. You can see the beach full of activities and e...
Lord shiva statue at murudeshwara
Built in 1977 by the renowned businessman R. N. Shetty, the temple is considered to be one of the Panch-Kshetras, me...
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It is a sacred water tank close to Mahabaleshwara Temple and has its name due to 1 crore springs in this tank. You w...

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