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About Gokarna

Gokarna is a beach town situated on the coast of Karwar in Karnataka. It is famous for two things- beaches and temples. If you are a taking a trip to Karnataka, don't forget to visit this infamous Hindu pilgrimage town which has become a new hub for beach lovers and hippies. The pristine placed and mesmerizing landscapes invites hordes of tourists every year who visit the place in search of sanctity and relaxation.

The beaches are mainly out of town and have a totally different aura from the city inside. The beaches are a place for seeking relaxation or hanging out with friends and family. A contrast to the life of town, the hustle and bustle, the beaches bring calm and peace to the visitors. The beaches have palm and coconut trees lined up. Foreign tourists can be seen in large numbers. The oceans and clean sand offer a view worth capturing.

Gokarna is one of a kind. It can be termed as a 'land of palm trees, beautiful seas and golden sands'. The devotees of Shiva can flock to the temples of Gokarna and seek blessings. The tourists can relax on the beach, in the lap of nature. Due to the growing popularity, new resorts and hotels are being opened up. There are many sightseeing options in Gokarna. One can indulge in activities like surfing, yoga, shopping, snorkeling and banana boat ride.

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dandeli gokarna, murudeshwar

murudeshwar

5.0 (4 Reviews)
From₹39,300/-
5 Days
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mangalore, udupi, murudeshwar, gokarna, india

MANGALORE

5.0 (4 Reviews)
From₹10,999/-
6 Days
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Vikashkumarverma20
13 Dec 2019 01:28 PM
i used hello travel whereas logix holidays booked my package which was 45% higher than the services of other vendors. hotel was shown deluxe 3 start and given 1 star. such a pathetic service, pissed off. they must have better support staff as well, no one cares your grivence and talks like we are there slaves. yes we are as we pay money. worst service hellotravel please take a note on logix holidays, worst people i have ever seen, i have used multiple vendors but worst exp in the matter or price
Aniruddha.sukhathankar
22 Nov 2018 08:53 PM
very nice experience
Shabana
27 Aug 2018 12:19 PM
very nice
Mahadevan
28 Jun 2018 07:52 PM
Must Visit Temple.

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17 Jan 2024
Gokarna Travelogues and travel stories – Cultural & Fun Trip

Gokarna is not the most happening places in the country however having said that it is surely one of the most beautiful coastal town based in Karnataka. It is one of the holiest places for Hindu. The name is derived from two words Go stands for cow and Karna stands for the ears. There is a mythology story that when Lord Shiva was cursed by Lord Bhrama and sent to the Patalok. Then Lord Shiva appeared from the ears of cow "mother earth" at this place and since then the place is named as Gokarna. People who love to be away from the crowd, can visit the pristine waters of Gokarna and sit at the beach to enjoy the scenic beauty.I have been to Goa and this time wanted to explore a not so famous place however still it can surprise the visitors with the offerings. After a lot of searches found this hidden gem. Gokarna is just a small town of Karnataka however it is not just a pilgrimage place it has pristine beaches, laid back atmosphere, away from the crowd, enjoy the tranquillity of the beaches with your loved ones. They have also got a rich history and heritage which fascinated me to explore it more. The best part is that it is not only loved by the countrymen however even foreigners are also spending soothing time here. This was it, I made my decision this summer is going to be enjoyed on the lovely beaches of Gokarna. I called my trusted travel agent to make the booking arrangements for me. Then, I started doing my packing as once you are going out can't afford to leave anything important. I picked the hat, glasses, sunscreen, also Kept the DSLR, power bank, torch, and some basic medicines. Carried clothes like T-shirt, shots, and lighter clothes for the warm temperature. Almost everything was ready along with complete booking done right from flights, accommodation, sightseeing, transfers. The next day it was our flight in the morning to the Goa Airport which is the nearest one to Gokarna.

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17 Jan 2024
Best cafes in Gokarna - 5 Most popular restaurants in Gokarna

Gokarna is the name come from two words Go stands for Cow and Karna stands for the ear. There is a story behind the name is that once Lord Bhramha gave a curse to Lord Shiva and sent him to Patal-Lok. Then Lord Shiva appeared at this place the ear of a cow "Mother earth" hence the name was given to this place as Gokarna. This place has a splendid culture, heritage and nature which attracts tourists. As this is one of the most important pilgrimage places for Hindus hence incoming is quite affected by the same thought. However, as people are coming to know about the beauty of this amazing small town it has started gaining popularity and tourists have started increasing gradually. This has triggered the increase of good cafe and restaurant serving a large variety of cuisine to serve the customers. The cafe will serve you from coffee to beer and traditional Indian food to Israeli cuisine. You will find a good number of options on almost all the main beaches for veg and non-veg food items.

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17 Jan 2024
Foods of Gokarna - 5 dishes of Gokarna cuisine that you must try when you visit Gokarna

The food options play a vital role for the tourists to plan their journey to a particular place. This is the reason why a wide variety of cuisines and Non-veg and vegetarian food attract a different set of guests. Gokarna is based on some most beautiful beaches in India and it is a hidden gem which has started gaining its shine over the period. They are witnessing not only domestic tourism hike however international guest is also frequenting the place. Being near to the sea, seafood has developed as one of the prime ingredients in the local cuisine. Apart from that, there is a variety of cuisines available in the town North Indian, South Indian, Asian, International, Italian, French, Israeli, are ones among the famous ones. Guests will find both vegetarian and Non-vegetarian food options to enjoy. Guests can taste the most authentic cuisines of Gokarna.

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17 Jan 2024
Nightlife in Gokarna - Top 3 Amazing Spots to Experience Nightlife in Gokarna

Gokarna, a coastal town in Karnataka, India, is not only known for its pristine beaches and spiritual significance but also boasts a lively nightlife scene. Here are some of the best party places in Gokarna where you can experience the town's vibrant nightlife. You can go to enjoy the laid back beaches of Gokarna. Take a swim in the pristine waters and get freshen up. You may lay down on the beach under an umbrella to stare at the awe-struck beauty of the beaches. Enjoy some of the most authentic local cuisines to satisfy your taste buds. If you are feeling the heat goes back to the swaying palm trees and lie down in the sand to save your skin from suntan. Even a chilled beer would make your mood to go back and take a dip again the inviting waters. Still, if you feel that there is a need for a nightlife party or pub, bar then to your disappointment as on date no such establishments are there in the town. You would need to manage with the beach cafes playing some music along with on fire and rely on some beer or cocktails available. Still, we have tried to list some cafe or restaurant which can be lucrative for the nightlife lovers.  Here are some of the best places to visit in Gokarna at night:    

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17 Jan 2024
Gokarna Shopping guide - the must-visit shopping places in Gokarna for all budgets

Gokarna is a divine place so one will find a lot of options to buy which are more relevant to spirituality. This is a small town based on the western coastline of India in Karnataka state. This place has a lot to offer to the tourists and it is still an undiscovered gem where you have so much to explore. Even the government has started to work on the infrastructure to provide travellers with more comfort and cosiness. When you are travelling to a particular destination you would like to retain memories of the trip. There are two ways to do it either you can click some pictures which will forget nowadays so click so many of them the other one is you buy the local souvenirs. Some of the items purchased are used by self and some needs to be gifted to friends and relatives. You will not find large superstores, fancy markets in this town, rather some small shops depicting the brass lamps, other items, clothes, holy books, handicrafts and musical instruments.

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