Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Gokarna is a small and remote holy town, with four of India’s most secluded and pristine beaches nestled nearby. It draws both pious pilgrims and hedonistic holidaymakers with equal enthusiasm. Travel to Gokarna with Radio cabs of AHA Taxis to get a feel for what Goa was like in its heyday, although time is limited as developers are already seeing the potential of this area and commercialization is setting in. | Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna |

Gokarna is located in the state of Karnataka, an hour south of the Goa border, you can rent a cab from Goa to Gokarna to explore more about Gokarna. It’s around 450 kilometers (280 miles) from Bangalore, the state capital. Gokarna experiences the southwest monsoon from June to August, following which the weather becomes dry and sunny. The best time to visit Gokarna is from October until March when the weather is warm and pleasant with temperatures averaging 32 degrees Celsius (90 degrees Fahrenheit). April and May are hot summer months, and the temperature easily reaches 38 degrees Celsius (100 degrees Fahrenheit) then. It becomes very humid too.

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Gokarna Beach

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Gokarna beach is one of the surf beaches in India that recently got popular. Trekking and Yoga are some of the other regular activities which one can indulge in their Gokarna sojourn. You can also engage in scenic trekking and excursion from Gokarna beach to other five beaches of Gokarna around 10 KM- Half Moon Beach, Paradise Beach, Rock Climbing, Dolphin’s Point, Kudle Beach, and Om Beach.

Half Moon Beach

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Another beach whose typical name is the Half Moon also. This beach derives its name from its shape. Yes, when you reach it, try to decipher the shape. It clearly looks like a Half Moon. So, the moment you manage to understand the shape, click a picture and then let the endless selfies follow suit. This beach also has a thick jungle on one side and infinite stretch of the Arabian Sea on the other.

Kudle Beach

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Placed among the Gokarna Beach and Om Beach, Kudle Beach is one of the popular beaches in Gokarna and also one of the tremendous Tourist Places in Gokarna. With an exceptional unfold of greenery within the valley, the view of the sundown is picturesque. Being a popular seashore, Kudle Beach has a lot of cafes, shacks, and guesthouses, and additionally a recommended region to stay in Gokarna. The long stretch of white sandy seaside looks pretty whilst it’s far filled with volleyball lovers, beach bums and musicians gambling through the sea and backpackers lazing around.

Om Beach

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

The beach is shaped in a way that it appears to be the auspicious symbol ‘OM’ in the Devanagari script and is named after it. Om beach is one of the pristine and happening beaches in Gokarna for the plethora of water sports and activities that people cherish here. From the bumpy banana ride to the speedy jet ski ride, from beachside trekking on the hilly terrain to spotting Dolphin in the middle of the sea; OM beach is the best spot on.

Nirvana Beach

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

The entrancing environs of Nirvana beach make you feel like you are in an unreal setting. The beach has a very long shoreline and you hardly find fellow travelers around as it is little off the beaten, this is the best reason one should book a car from Hampi to Nirvana beach to discover the sights of Mind and soul for peace. If you are traveling to Nirvana beach, you are suggested to carry food and water as there are no such facilities in Nirvana Beach.

Paradise Beach

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

The fourth beach lying across the coast of Gokarna Town, Paradise Beach is also well-known by the name of ‘Full Moon Beach’. Located in the state of Karnataka, the Paradise Beach is about 150 meters in length and out of this almost seventy percent of the beach is entirely covered in rocks. The rest of the beach is adorned with clean white sand all over. Not much water sports are available here but swimming in the calm waters here is a great way to refresh your mind and body. The serene environment of the beach offers a great opportunity to spend some time in nature’s lap and find solace.

Dolphin’s Point

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Amazing and Unexplored Beaches of Gokarna

Gokarna, a small temple town located in the Uttar Kannada district of Karnataka, is home to several unspoiled beaches. Situated around 8 km away from the town is the pristine Om Beach, named so because its shape resembles the Hindu religious symbol, people travel here for various reasons but their transportation mode usually remains to get a taxi from Hospet junction to Gokarna or from any other location. Blessed with tropical weather, the area has plenty of palm trees dotting its coastline. Its azure waters are ideal for an exciting dolphin spotting trip.

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Roshan Dibya Ranjan

Hi! I’m Roshan. I started my travels without any plans to unknown destinations. I always believe that ‘We live only once’. So I try to make most of my life by traveling around the world. travel and photography is just an integral part of my life. For me, as a photographer ‘Every face has a story to tell’.

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