Gokarna Beach is situated in the Indian state of Karnataka and is also known by the name of Indian Beach.
Located on the Western Coastline of India facing the Arabian sea, the seawaters of this beach are pale green in color. The area of Gokarna is mainly popular among pilgrims and not tourists which is why it is not frequented by travelers from a travel agency in Indiaand also it is not considered an ideal honeymoon spot. There are many temples that dot many locations around Gokarna.
In order to get around Gokarna you should see the religious as well as natural beauties.
Gokarna Beach: forming the main coast of the town it is one of the 6 main beaches in Gokarna.
Mahabaleshwar Temple: dedicated to Lord Shiva, The Destroyer. It houses a shivalinga known as the Aatmalinga named after the demon king Ravanna who is known in Hindu mythology as Lord Shiva’s greatest devotee.
How to Reach
Gokarna can be easily reached through railways. The railway station is known as Gokarna Road and is situated on the Konkan Railway route which connects Mumbai with Mangalore. The Matsyagandha Express plies daily on this route and makes a scheduled stop at Gokarna.