Gokarna Beach, Karnataka

Uttara Kannada is famous for its versatile topography and what is more alluring about this region is that it has many pristine beaches. One such beach is the famous Gokarna Beach. To get to know about the beach you need to know the place called Gokarna. Gokarna used to be a secluded hamlet where people of Hindu belief used to come for pilgrimage as the Mahabaleshwar form of Lord Shiva is enshrined in this spot. The destination is still very holy but due to the advancement of social development the temple town has transformed into one of the top holiday destination for many tourists and visitors.

The fame of this place propagated with great boost after the revelation of the long and exquisite shores of the Gokarna Beach. The beach is there along the main Gokarna Town. The white sand with black stones scattered hither and thither make up for a great contrasting stretch of land between the calm blue Arabian Sea waters and the verdant rocky Western Ghats Mountains.

Relaxing on this beach while hearing the chimes of the temple bell in the air with a cool beverage in hand is the most fulfilling holidaying feel ever. Apart from this there are many other sightseeing spot in and around Gokarna Beach. The Mahabaleshwar Temple, the Ganapati Temple, the Kudle Beach, the Om Beach, the Paradise Beach and the Halfmoon Beach. Gokarna is very easy to travel to, being located midway between Goa and Bangalore. Great resorts, hotels, tourism options, restaurant and commutations are available for the travelers visiting Gokarna Beach.

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