Places to Visit Near Karwar

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Places to Visit Near Karwar

Here is the list of 13 Places to Visit Near Karwar

1. Tilmati Beach, Karwar

Tilmati Beach, Karwar

Tilmati Beach is a picturesque secluded shoreline accessible only through a scenic hiking route that stretches about a kilometre from Gabitwada in Majali. A special feature of the attraction is the basaltic black coloured sand that resembles sesame seeds, locally named as "Til", from which the name of the beach is derived. The entire experience of taking the short but exciting hike to reach the pristine beach is one of a kind.?

Distance from Karwar: 12 km

2. Anashi Waterfall, Karwar

Anashi Waterfall, Karwar

A paradise for nature lovers, Anashi Waterfall is a splendid attraction near Anshi Village. The enchanting fall is located amidst dense forestation, very close to SH 34 and serves as a pleasant pit stop for travellers or commuters passing by. The water body also attracts several birds and animals thriving in the green zone that one can spot while exploring the attraction.?

Distance from Karwar: 38 km

3. Goa - Beaches, Sunsets and Crazy Nights

Goa - Beaches, Sunsets and Crazy Nights
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Known For : Calangute Beach Fort Aguada Cruise in Goa

Lying on the west coast, Goa is one of the smallest states in India known for its brilliant beaches, scrumptious food and Portuguese heritage. Panjim, the capital city located in the centre is well-connected with an international airport and roads and trains run from North to South part of Goa. With a coastline stretching for over 100 kilometres, Goa has numerous beaches that attract millions of visitors. While Baga and Calangute are more popular among the Indian family crowd, Anjuna and Arambol draw a lot of foreign tourists. 

Distance from Karwar: 96 km

Best Time: October to March

197 Goa Attractions

4. Gokarna, Karnataka - Land of palm trees, blue seas and golden sands

Gokarna, Karnataka - Land of palm trees, blue seas and golden sands
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Known For : Om Beach Mahabaleshwara Temple Paradise Beach, Gokarna

With its pristine beaches and breathtaking landscapes, Gokarna is a Hindu pilgrimage town in Karnataka and a newly found hub for beach lovers and hippies. Situated on the coast of Karwar, Gokarna is a small town in Karnataka, primarily known for two reasons - its beaches and temples. Gokarna can be different things to different people. Every year hordes of tourists visit Gokarna in search of sanctity and salvation on one hand and respite and relaxation on the other.

Distance from Karwar: 60 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

20 Gokarna Attractions

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5. Amboli, Maharashtra

Amboli, Maharashtra
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Known For : Amboli Falls Madhavgad Fort Shirgaonkar Point

Amboli lies in the Sahyadri hills in the Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra. It is the last hill station of Maharashtra before the plains of Goa begin and is a relatively unexplored one. Amboli receives the highest rainfalls in Maharashtra and thus remains pleasant all round the year. It attracts a lot of weekend visitors from Goa and Belgaum.

Distance from Karwar: 178 km

Best Time: June to September

7 Amboli Attractions

6. Jog Falls, Karnataka - The majestic waterfalls

Jog Falls, Karnataka - The majestic waterfalls
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The second-highest plunge waterfall of India, Jog Falls is a major tourist attraction in Karnataka. Located on the border of Shimoga and Uttara Kannada districts of Karnataka, Jog waterfalls is the highest waterfall in the state. Also known as Gerosappa Falls or the Joga Falls, these falls are one of the most important attractions in all of South India. Second, only to the Nohkalikai Falls of Meghalaya, Jog falls drops about a huge 253 m (850 ft. ) in a single fall. 

Distance from Karwar: 149 km

Best Time: July to December

9 Jog Falls Attractions

7. Murudeshwar, Karnataka - Home to the World's Second Tallest Shiva Statue

Murudeshwar, Karnataka - Home to the World's Second Tallest Shiva Statue
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Known For : Murudeshwar Temple Netrani Island Murudeshwar Beach

Murudeshwar is home to the second tallest statue of Lord Shiva (123 ft) in the world. With the shimmering Arabian Sea on three sides and the magnificent Western Ghats imposing their presence on this town, it is a favourite picnic spot for the folks from Kerala and Karnataka. The beaches and the adventure activities around Netrani island are significant attractions for the tourists.

Distance from Karwar: 116 km

Best Time: October to May

8 Murudeshwar Attractions

8. Dandeli, Karnataka - Goa's adventurous extension

Dandeli, Karnataka - Goa's adventurous extension
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Known For : River Rafting in Dandeli Kali Tiger Reserve Magod Falls

Located in Uttara Kannada District of Karnataka, Dandeli is bestowed with the lush green forests and lies on the banks of the Kali river. Dandeli can be the ideal spot for river rafting. One can indulge in maximum excitement given the numerous options such as mountain biking, trekking, cycling, kayaking and canoeing. The Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is another element of excitement that the place has to offer where one can spot Bisons and Black Panthers.

Distance from Karwar: 106 km

Best Time: October to May

25 Dandeli Attractions

9. Mangalore, Karnataka - Karnataka's Port City

Mangalore, Karnataka - Karnataka's Port City
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Known For : Panambur Beach Kudroli Temple St Aloysius Chapel

Located between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghats, the port city of Mangalore or Mangaluru is known for its swaying coconut palms, beautiful beaches and temple architecture. It is also an important industrial, commercial, educational and healthcare hub of the state of Karnataka. Despite the growing commercialisation, it provides a quick and soothing getaway from the city hustle bustle and yet preserves just the right amount of the urban glitter. 

Distance from Karwar: 269 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

29 Mangalore Attractions

10. Udupi, Karnataka

Udupi, Karnataka
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Known For : St. Mary's Island Malpe Beach Krishna Temple

Udupi is a coastal town in Karnataka, most famous for its vegetarian cuisine and South Indian restaurants all over the country. With carefully carved temples, laidback beaches and unexplored forests, Udupi is also the place where the educational hub of Manipal is located. Situated 60 km. from Mangalore, Udupi is famous for its culture. Surrounded by the Arabian Sea on one side and the Western ghats on the other, this pilgrim centre is the most important city in Karnataka after Bangalore and Mangalore.

Distance from Karwar: 216 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

31 Udupi Attractions

11. Honnemaradu, Karnataka - The Land of the Golden Sands

Honnemaradu, Karnataka - The Land of the Golden Sands
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Known For : The Honnemaradu Reservoir Dabbe Falls Rafting in Honnemaradu

Honnemaradu is a small cozy village, by the Honnemaradu Reservoir. The site is set in the middle of a valley and a weekend getaway to this place is nothing less than an adventure camp. The little village has very few people, and the only attraction is the water sports done at the Honnemaradu lake.

Distance from Karwar: 168 km

Best Time: October to December, March to Apr

10 Honnemaradu Attractions

12. Guddalli Peak, Devbagh

Guddalli Peak, Devbagh
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Once a summer retreat for the British, Guddalli Peak is one of the tallest peaks of the Haidarghat mountain range. A blessing in disguise, Guddali Peak is one of the highest peaks of the area. With an average altitude of about 1800 ft above the sea level, the peak offers a splendid top view of the dense foliage, River Kali, River Belikeri and the Arabian Sea at a distance. With amazing weather throughout the year and flanked by a thick cover of woods and river meandering through the region, the peak is approachable by a trek of 5 kms crossing several springs and brooks. 

Distance from Karwar: 11 km

13. Belgaum - The Second Capital of Karnataka

Belgaum - The Second Capital of Karnataka
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Known For : Belgaum Fort Kapileshwar Gokak Falls

Belgaum, also known as Belagavi, is a city in the state of Karnataka. Located on the northern foothills of the Western Ghats, Belgaum city serves as the Administrative headquarters of Belgaum District which shares its borders with the neighbouring states of Maharashtra and Goa. It is situated at a distance of 505 km from Bangalore and Mumbai, and just 100 km from Panjim, Goa.

Distance from Karwar: 177 km

12 Belgaum Attractions

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