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Things to do in Gokarna

Trekking and camping on Gokarna Beach, sightseeing, cave exploration, surfing, bumper boat riding, banana boat riding, scuba diving, jet skiing, fishing, dolphin spotting and many more.

Located on the outskirts of the state of Karnataka, Gokarna is a small town engulfed with the vast ocean around it. It is a town that is acknowledged for its beautiful landscapes, adventure activities and some water sports to enjoy. It is quite frankly unlikely for you to hold yourself back from discovering the adventures in the town. 

Some of the best things to do in Gokarna include camping amidst the mystical nature, shopping in the colorful flea markets, spotting Dolphins while chilling at the beach and enjoying a scrupulous meal. Yes, not just for its beauty and the spread of activities but the town is also known for an extraordinary stretch of delicious delicacies, both local and foreign. Furthermore, activities like trekking around the beach, board riding and surfing are an attraction for thrill-seekers. 

Gokarna is also home to a vast variety of temples, some of them dating back to the 14th century. These temples are not just places to pray and unwind but also recite a strong sense of historical background the town carries. Additionally, if you are a person who loves to enjoy and explore nature, Gokarna is connected with endless roads with picturesque scenics of various flora and fauna that the travelers can celebrate driving through.

In other words, from a kid who loves to play in the ocean to an experienced surfer, from a person who loves the wild to a historian, there is something for everyone at Gokarna. A weekend getaway or a prolonged stay, the town is perfect for a vacation with family and friends. To enjoy all the things Gokarna offers wholesomely, travelers must spend at least 2-3 days here.
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Gokarna Beach Trek and Camping

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Activity Location: GokarnaActivity Duration: 6 hoursStart Point: BangaloreTrek Distance: 8-10 KMTrek Departure:Friday: With TransportationSaturday: Without TransportationPick-up Time: 6:00 PM onwardsPick-up Points:Indiranagar Karachi BakeryDomlur New Shanthi Sagar Hotel Near Sky WalkerYeshwantpur Hallimane Hotel Near Yeshwantpur Metro stationGorguntepalya (Next to people tree hospital)About Gokarna Beach Trek:Home to five major beaches with gentle waves and scenic nature, Gokarna is a true beach paradise in Karnataka. It is also appreciated as the temple town nestled beautifully on the western coast of Karnataka.Gear up for the exciting trek to the beaches of Gokarna like Om beach, Paradise beach, and Kudle Beach, and create amazing stories of joy and adventure with your loved ones. Cherish an experience in the ferry boat with the views to behold, where you will witness dolphins near the lighthouse and beautiful beaches of tranquil nature.
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Scuba Diving In Gokarna

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Activity Location: Netrani Island, GokarnaActivity Timings: 08:00 AM to 05:00 PMPickup Location: Temple Main Road, MurdeshwarActivity Duration: 45 minutesAbout the Scuba Diving in Gokarna:Scuba diving in Gokarna is one of the most spectacular underwater adventures to witness marine life. Get a chance to explore the coral reefs of Netrani Island, popularly known as 'Pigeon Island', and capture these moments for a lifetime.The Arabian Sea has varieties of sea creatures like stonefish, eels, turtles, sea snakes, shrimps, and so on to give you a vibrant diving experience.
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Parasailing In Gokarna

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A bucket list favourite, parasailing in Gokarna is highly recommended for travellers. The coastline has some amazing views, which presents the ideal confluence of tranquillity and magnificence that will rejuvenate both the mind as well as the body. the beautiful white sandy beaches and the rocky terrains set up a perfect mood to indulge in this exciting activity.The parachute and the speedboat remain the two important elements of parasailing and thus take you to wonderful birds-eye view ride over the mighty Arabian sea. suspended high up in the air, the speed of the boat may touch up to 35km/h. The flying range would be around 500ft above the sea. You would be given a complete briefing about the activity before you begin. Also, the activity would be performed with the presence of safety equipment along with water sports equipment and life jackets.
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One Day Gokarna Sightseeing Tour

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Do you crave to feel the sand beneath your feet and sense the salty air, while wishing for the positive and energetic vibes? Gokarna is what you are looking for. it is one of the most popular and well-known regions situated 130 km from Goa. This scenic town shares a vast coast with mighty Arabian sea and with its vibrant culture and scenic beauty, it is able to attract a large number of tourist around the year. This sightseeing tour offers you a chance to see some of the most beautiful places in and around the town in a very short period of time. Some of the best beaches of the area, Vibhuti waterfalls and Yana caves will be covered in the tour. You will be picked up from your desired location in the morning and dropped off back to your desired location. The duration of the tour will be 8 hours.
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Gokarna Beach Camping

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Gokarna Camping Location: Private beach in GokarnaCheck-in Time: 12:00 PMCheck-out Time: 11:00 AMAbout Gokarna Beach Camping:The Gokarna camping experience offers you to spend time relaxing and feeling the breeze and listen to the roar of the ocean waves to create a scene of peace and calm. This beach is secluded from the crowd and offers a recluse to those who wish to have some beach time to enjoy peace and quiet. 
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Banana Boat Ride in Gokarna

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About Banana Boat Ride in GokarnaAre you a water lover, a thrill-seeker, or both? Then this is 'the' activity for you. Enjoy this fun-filled and thrilling adventure banana ride with your friends and family. This activity will definitely leave you laughing and content with a wide smile on your face. Many activities you take leave a wonderful imprint on your brain that makes you smile even when you think about it such is this activity. So basically what this activity is that an inflatable banana-shaped boat structure will be attached to a speed boat and you have to hold on to it for as long as you can before you are immersed in the water, sounds fun doesn't it? So go ahead and book it now!
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Water Sports Activities in Gokarna

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Activity Timings: 10:00 AM -1:00 PM & 2:30 PM - 5:30 PMPick-up: Gokarna Cruise Boat Terminal, Tadadi PortActivity Duration: 2 hoursAbout Water Sports Activities in Gokarna:Do you seek that thrill? Hunt that desire to achieve that adrenaline rush? Then this activity is the perfect concoction for you! A combination of various water sports becomes an excellent way to enjoy your time in Gokarna. With its pristine clean beaches and clear blue water, one can choose between walking the serene and surreal beaches or partake in enthralling and revitalizing adventure sports. This package of activities is perfect, literally 'perfect' for anyone who even remotely enjoys the thrill and wants to engage in some fun activities to get that blood pumping. Yes, it is as fun as it sounds so go and book this activity!
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Dolphin Spotting Trips At Om BeachGokarna

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Situated 120 km from Goa is this beautiful island of Gokarna. The vast coast of the Gokarna is kissed by the waters of the Arabian sea. Amidst this pristine beauty lies the Om beach, which is named after the religious Hindu symbol. The area is lined up with beautiful Palm trees and the alluring weather sets up a beautiful mood for a dolphin-spotting trip. This guided trip will take you to almost an hour journey across the blue water, which will provide you with a wonderful chance to spot a Humpback dolphin. Dolphins are often pretty interactive and thus might allow you to take few beautiful clicks for a lifetime memory.
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Bumper Ride in Gokarna

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Everyone seeks adventures and memories that can be carried forever and cherished forever with the loved ones. Some activities help you build upon that and this bumper ride in Gokarna is one of them, in the open sea being dragged by a speed boat with family and friends makes for the fondest of memories. Everyone seeks thrill in one form or another and this activity is a complete package of thrill, fun, excitement, and content. Live in the moment with this lovely activity and face the calm wind hitting your face.
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Jet Ski in Gokarna

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There are many adventure activities to indulge in as soon as you step into the beautiful island of Gokarna. The cool vibes around set a perfect mood to indulge in fun-filled adventure activities. Many tourists specifically come just to witness and be a part of activities and experience the adrenaline rushing through your veins.One of the most exciting water sport on the waters of Gokarna is jet skiing, which lets you ride amidst low yet strong waves of the Arabian at a speed of up to 130-140 km per hour. it is one of the most popular watersports and remains in very high demand all around the year. Every caution is kept in mind before you are handed over the ski, a trained professional explains every bit before you start the adventure and tick your bucket list.
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Day Tour of Murdeshwar Gokarna Palolem Beach

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Oh my, what a beauty Gokarna and Goa are, this spectacular scenic destination has it all, The adventure, the thrill, the location, and definitely and undoubtedly beauty. Embark on a day tour to Murdeshwara and witness The preserved and natural Mythical beauty of Gokarna. Indulge in a nice soothing road trip in the morning when you’re picked up from your hotel and capture the absolutely mystical glimpses of the Murdeshwara statue, the surrounding lush greens and spend some time at the famous Om Beach and sink in its serenity which is an utterly surreal beauty. In the evening grab yourself a nice lovely cozy spot in Palolem Beach and witness the sun setting its sprawling rays and immerse yourself in the tranquillity of its beauty. Then return to your hotel with a bunch of memories you can cherish for years and years to come, imprinted in your brain like a picture in a frame. 
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Gokarna Fishing Trip

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A serene island village sharing a coast from the Arabian sea is Gokarna. A tourist hotspot, which is frequently visited by pilgrims and a large number of domestic and international tourist. the pleasant weather around the region draws much attention to fishing trips around the coast. this 1-hour activity experience of thrills and spills of baiting fish not only is a source of entertainment, but it might also end up giving you much knowledge about the flourishing marine life into Goan waters. Enjoy the sights of the beautiful beach as you relish the challenges at sea. and what more special to savour the delicious meal from your own catch.
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I booked this with Thrillophilia and everything was arranged properly. The staff there were very professional helps us with details and demo about the activities. the equipment was good and the instructor was there beside us which we felt safe the whole experience. Nice videos and photos at additional cost but that's okay coz it is once a lifetime expereince.
Once in a lifetime expereince, we really enjoyed boating to the exact location for the activity, the staff was helpful and friendly the dive was amazing with the beautiful corals and cute creatures of the Waterworld... An overall unforgettable experience.
My whole family enjoyed it and this was the best trip with the camping till date. Such a corporative staff we haven’t seen anywhere and also the food was alright. Recommended.
Good deal with Thrillophilia from the price, service, and operator, the bike was dropped off on time and in good condition, the pick-up of the bike as well was smooth...Genuine companies to deal with no doubt would advise others too.
I'm happy with my experience, the pick-up of the bike from the rental company was easy, I had a great ride with a couple of friends there the whole day... and the return of the bike too was easy... Thanks
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Best place to rest while in Gokarna. It is a very peaceful and beautiful place. We went to Gokarna for 3 days. The first day at the beach we were tired and 2nd day we stayed at this place. It was amazing, we got to rest and enjoyed ourselves in their beautiful room. The cottages are really spacious and luxurious. There is a pool outside where you can sit. The room has AC, bathtub, TV, Fridge etc. It was really comfortable and relaxing. The food was also great. Happy to stay there anytime. The staff was very helpful and helped to arrange auto/taxi to move around. When you are in Gokarna, take a rest day and this place is perfect for that.
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It was an awesome experience. Thanks to thrillophilia and pramod. It is near Riya beach of Gokarna off beat location. Private beach, nice food, live music, tent, cottages, drinks everything was an awesome. Note : vehicle can't go till end almost 1 km walk on the beach.
I was there for 2 days with my friends. The atmosphere is very calm and quiet and it is on the beachside. I recommend this place for people looking for budget and pleasant stay
We went for a family trip and we booked this homestay through Thrillophilia, it was an amazing experience, The room was comfortable and all the other facilities provided were up to mark, the meals included in the package was delicious. The activities included in the stay package were amazing, totally loved the beachside stay, Thanks Thrillophilia for such an amazing package at the best price.

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  1. What are the best things to do in Gokarna?

    1. Beach Trekking:
    About The Activity: Gokarna is filled with stunning golden sand beaches- all of them being very close to each other. The best way to explore this small coastal town of Karnataka and take in the beautiful sights of its beaches is on foot.

    Location: The best beaches in Gokarna for a trek are- Kudle Beach, Om Beach, Paradise Beach, Half Moon Beach, and Gokarna Beach.

    2. Banana Boat Ride:
    About The Activity: One of the best things to do in Gokarna is to try a banana boat ride. This thrilling ride will get your heart jumping with excitement as your banana boat makes you jump up and down with the waves.

    Location: Om Beach.
    Price: Varies from 400-600 INR.
    Timings: 10 am to 4 pm (Varying with each operator).

    3. Beach Camping:
    About The Activity: If you are visiting Gokarna and looking for things to do to explore the town, this is the best way to do it. Most beaches at Gokarna have tented camps that not only provide great facilities but are also super cheap. The best part of camping at the beach is sleeping at the sound of the waves and the sight of the sky full of stars!

    Price: 1700 INR approx (Varies with each package and operator).

    4. Water Sports:
    About The Activity: One of the best things to do in Gokarna is to try a wide range of water sports available here. Be it surfing, scuba diving, jet-skiing, or speed boating- most beaches in Gokarna will have something or the other to offer to you. Experience the adrenaline rush as they take you for a ride in the stunning blue ocean around Gokarna!

    Location: Om Beach, Kudle Beach.
    Price: 2000 approx (Varies with each package and operator).

    5. Visit The Mahabaleshwar Temple:
    About The Activity: Visiting the ancient Mahabaleshwar Temple in Gokarna is one of the best things to do in Gokarna. It holds great importance among the locals and the pilgrims. The intrinsic Dravidian architecture of the temple is worth seeing once and is sure to leave you awe-struck.

    Location: Koti Tirtha Rd, Kotiteertha, Dandebagh, Gokarna, Karnataka 581326.
    Timings: 6 am to 12 pm and 5 pm to 8 pm.

    6. Watch The Sunset:
    About The Activity: Spending your evenings, looking at the sunset at the beaches, is one of the best things to do in Gokarna. The colorful hues of the evening sky and the vast ocean is a sight you will never forget. Try going to Om Beach or Kudle Beach for the best views and don’t forget your camera for the picturesque sights of the sunset!

    Location: All beaches of Gokarna.

    7. Go Shopping At The Flea Market:
    About The Activity: Gokarna has one of the finest little flea markets where you can shop till you drop. Full of colorful skirts, dresses, earrings, shells, brass lamps, and more, the flea market will leave you tempted to buy a lot of stuff. You can also buy some very cheap souvenirs from here for yourself or your friends and family back home.

    Location: Near Shri Lakshmi Venkataramana Temple Building, Car St, Gokarna, Karnataka 581326.
    Timings: 8 am to 8 pm.

    8. Go On A Food Tour:
    About The Activity: Gokarna is filled with tiny restaurants and shacks serving some of the most lip-smacking dishes ever. Other than the traditional South Indian food like Idli and Dosa, you will also find continental dishes like the traditional British breakfast, dishes from the middle east, and more. Although present at every beach, you must try the shacks at Kudle and Om Beach.

    Location: Kudle Beach and Om Beach.

  2. What are the best water sports to try in Gokarna?

    1. Banana Boat Ride: Banana boat rides are one of the most exciting water sport activities in Gokarna. The ride takes you up and down the waves with full force as you sit holding on to the boat- the perfect way to get an adrenaline rush!

    2. Jet Ski:
    If you’re a speed-freak, then this is one of the best things to do in Gokarna, for you. The jet ski takes you up and down the dancing waves and as you speed up, the ski takes you high up and drops you with a splash!

    3. Bumper Ride:
    Going for a bumper ride in the open blue ocean is one of the best things to do in Gokarna. All you need to do is sit in the rubber tube and hold on to your ride as the boat drags you splashing up and down the waves, giving you the thrill of your life.

    4. Speed Boating:
    One of the simplest yet the most exciting water sports, speed boating is a very popular water sport in Gokarna. You can go speed boating with an instructor or choose to go all by yourself for a thrilling ride on the waves of the blue ocean in Gokarna.

    5. Parasailing:
    Parasailing is a unique way of enjoying the views of the open blue sea of Gokarna and one of the most fun things to do in Gokarna. This water sport takes you paragliding in the air above the ocean, being dragged by a speed boat in front. Gokarna has some of the best paragliding operators at several beaches all across the town.

  3. What are the best things to do in Gokarna with your family?

    1. Chill at the Beach: Spending an entire day at the beach with your family is one of the best things to do in Gokarna. Spend the day playing volleyball with the kids or just lying down and getting a tan with your family under the sun.

    2. Go Food-Hogging:
    Gokarna has some of the best continental and South Indian food to serve. The lip-smacking and cheap food at beach shacks is worth trying out with your family. Try the shacks at Om Beach or Kudle Beach for some of the best continental breakfasts and snacks.

    3. Try Water Sports:
    If your whole family loves the thrill of water sports, then trying water sports in Gokarna is one of the most fun things to do in Gokarna. With a wide range of water sports like jet ski, speed boating, parasailing, etc, your family is going to have the time of their lives in Gokarna.

    4. Visit Mirjan Fort:
    Mirjan Fort is a hidden gem of the city and visiting this fort is one of the best things to do in Gokarna. With its magnificent views, architecture, and gardens, this fort is surely a treat to the eyes and a great way for a family to learn some historical facts about this town.

    5. Visit Yana:
    Yana is a tiny place near Gokarna popular for its serene landscapes. Most of the trekking experiences in Gokarna include this destination. If your family loves wildlife, trekking at this place is the perfect way to spend a day in Gokarna.

  4. What are the best things to do in Gokarna for couples?

    1. Enjoy a Candlelight Dinner at the Beach: Gokarna has several restaurants that serve some of the most delicious seafood from across the world. Take your partner to a restaurant or shack at the beach for a romantic candlelight dinner with the far-off sound of the splashing waves for a perfect romantic evening.

    2. Enjoy a Picturesque Sunset at the Beach:
    Watching a sunset at the beach is one of the best things to do in Gokarna with your partner. Take a stroll down any of the beaches of Gokarna in the evening with your partner and marvel at the stunning golden sunset over the horizon.

    3. Try Water Sports:
    If you and your partner are adrenaline junkies, then Gokarna has a lot to offer you! From jet skiing, parasailing to scuba diving and banana boat rides- Gokarna has a huge variety of water sports for you to enjoy with your partner.

    4. Go Camping at the Beach:
    Camping at night near the beach is one of the most romantic and exciting activities you can do with your loved one in Gokarna. The calming sounds of the ocean waves and twinkling stars at night are just the right recipe for a romantic night spent together with your partner. The best part- if you’re bored sitting in the camps, you can take a stroll at the beach whenever you want, or even better- start a campfire!

    5. Get a Relaxing Massage:
    Healing and relaxing ayurvedic massages are quite popular in this tropical town and going for the same together with your partner is one of the most romantic things to do in Gokarna. There are several popular massage centers for couples where you can go and treat yourself and your partner to a healing massage.

  5. What are the most amazing things to do in Gokarna at night?

    1. Beach Camping: Camping at the beach at night is one of the best things you can do to experience the coastal life of Gokarna. The soothing sound of the waves will relax you. You can also start a campfire at the beach and experience the gentle ocean breeze at night sitting beside it. The clear night sky of Gokarna also gives great views of the stars at night that you can lie down and glare at all night long.

    2. Beach strolling:
    Strolling at beaches is one of the best things to do in coastal towns like Gokarna at night. The pleasant ocean breeze and the soft waves touching your feet as you walk on the sand is an experience you will cherish forever. Some beaches at Gokarna are also known to have bioluminescent waves at night at times. Who knows, if you get lucky, you might even catch a glimpse of that!

    3. Dinner at a Shack:
    Gokarna has some of the best shacks and restaurants at beaches that serve amazing seafood. If you want to experience the lively nightlife of Gokarna, do have dinner at one of the beach shacks or cafes and enjoy the upbeat music, pleasant weather, and good vibes of this beautiful coastal town!

  6. What are the best adventure activities to do in Gokarna?

    1. Parasailing: Gokarna has many water sports and activities to offer. One of the best of these is parasailing. If you want to enjoy the stunning panoramic views of the blue oceans, parasailing is surely the best water sports option for you in Gokarna.

    2. Boat Rides:
    Be it speed boating or banana boat rides- Gokarna has it all. Boating in the beautiful ocean around Gokarna and swirling up and down with the waves is surely going to give you the adrenaline rush you had been longing for!

    3. Trekking:
    Trekking at the beaches is one of the best ways to explore the coastal town of Gokarna. The picturesque views of the ocean and the golden sand of the beaches make the treks an experience you will never forget about.

    4. Scuba Diving: Scuba diving is one of the most popular water sports in Gokarna. Take a dive in the deep blue sea around Gokarna and explore the aquatic flora and fauna as you swim around.

    5. Camping:
    Camping at the beaches of Gokarna is one of the best things you can do in this coastal town. The soft sand of the beach and the splashing waves paired with the gentle ocean breeze and the twinkling night sky- that’s an experience you will never be able to get over with!

  7. Which are the best trekking trails In Gokarna?

    1. Paradise Beach to Half Moon Beach: The serene views and the quiet surroundings of Paradise and Half Moon Beach make this trek one of the most peaceful treks. The trek is comparatively easier than the other ones in Gokarna and is best done during the morning or before sunset.

    2. Kudle Beach to Om Beach:
    Kudle Beach and Om Beach have a tiny hill in the middle which you can trek on for some of the most stunning panoramic views of the ocean. Try and finish this trek during the sunset to catch a glimpse of the beautiful sunset from the top of the hill.

    3. Half Moon Beach to Om Beach:
    The trek between the Half Moon beach and Om beach is great for devouring the beautiful views of the coastal town of Gokarna. Stop at one of the shacks to taste the seafood delicacies around Om beach to take a refreshing break from the trek.

    4. Paradise Beach to Belekan Beach:
    The trek from Paradise beach to Belekan beach is one of the most beautiful and relaxing ones. The quiet beaches and secluded areas during the trek will surely calm you down.

  8. What are the best sites for camping in Gokarna?

    1. Belekan Beach: Belekan beach is a secluded area for campers to set up their tents and this makes it one of the best places to camp too. Away from the hustle and bustle of tourists, this quiet and peaceful campsite is loved by many campers. The nearby village of Belekan also makes this site very convenient and safe to camp at.

    2. Paradise Beach:
    Paradise beach has several campsites along its shore. The beach is comparatively quiet and secluded from the busy areas of the town and is thus preferred by many campers. Camp here and rush to the beach at any time of the night!

    3. Half Moon Beach:
    The Half Moon beach is very popular in Gokarna for its beautiful campsites. At night, you will find several campers sitting outside their tents around a campfire. The soothing sound of the waves and the cold moonlight is the best part of camping at the Half Moon beach.

    4. Kudle Beach:
    Although a bit more crowded than the others, Kudle beach still has several campsites along the shore. The beach is known for its upbeat vibes and shacks and restaurants that serve the best delicacies in town. If you like waking up to a happening surrounding, Kudle beach is the place to camp at for you.

  9. What is the best time to visit Gokarna?

    The best time to visit Gokarna is between October and March. During this time the weather is dry with little to no showers. In other words, around this time the weather in Gokarna is pleasant and allowing tourists to enjoy various outdoor activities.

  10. What is special about Gokarna?

     From the variety of beaches to historical temples, water sports and more, there is a lot that is special about the beach town of Gokarna. 

  11. How far is Goa from Gokarna?

    Goa is approximately 144 km from Gokarna and takes up to 4 hours by road. Additionally, the road is one of the best means to reach Goa from Gokarna. 

  12. Is Gokarna safe?

    Yes, Gokarna is absolutely safe. Apart from the rainy season when there is extreme rainfall and the beaches can get risky, other seasons are absolutely safe to visit. There are also guards present on beaches at all times.

  13. Which are the best shacks in Gokarna?

    Beach Shacks in Gokarna are the best way to make your stay a memorable one without burning a hole in the pocket. These shacks offer views and experiences that are difficult to find anywhere else. Shack Stays in Gokarna include

    1. Namaste Cafe Shack, Chilled Out Shack, and Sangam Shack on the Om Beach,
    2. Kudle Ocean Front Shack on the Kudle Beach.
  14. How do I travel within Gokarna?

    There are several options for travelling within the Gokarna town. From local bus service that runs through various sports in the town to taxi service that can take you anywhere around Gokarna. You can choose any means of transport that suits you best. 

  15. Which are the pilgrimage sites which are a must visit in Gokarna?

    The city of Gokarna holds a high importance in the Hindu Mythology, especially to the devotees of Lord Shiva. Literally meaning “Cow’s ear”, one of the best things to do in Gokarna is to seek blessings from the almighty himself in the many temples in Gokarna.

    1. Murudeshwar
    2. Mahabaleshwar Temple
    3. Maha Ganapathi Temple
    4. Bhadrakali Temple
    5. Varadaraja Temple
    6. Venkataramana temple

  16. What Should Someone Do for 3 Days in Gokarna?

    Gokarna is a beautiful destination for the lovers of beaches, beautiful sights, adventure and water sports.

    1. First day to hit all the famous beaches of Gokarna, especially Om Beach, Main Beach and Kudle beach
        Gokarna Beach Resort for the night.

    2. Second day for famous sights of Gokarna, like Murudeshwar, the Mahabaleshwar temple and Mirjan Fort
         Night at homestay in Gokarna.

    3. Third day
    to the local markets of Gokarna to collect souvenirs or the Half Moon Beach to collect free sea shells.