About Gokarna Tourism: A small temple town in Karnataka, Gokarna is a popular tourist destination that attracts crowds mainly because of its numerous temples and pristine beaches. It is c (Read More)onsidered one of India’s most important pilgrimage sites, with the primary deity being Lord Shiva, and is ideal for a peaceful gateway. Holidify has a wide variety of Gokarna travel packages that are suitable for all kinds of travellers.
Bringing about pleasant weather between October and March, Gokarna has several attractions to visit, including its revered temples like the Mahabaleshwar temple, which contain the original image of Shiva’s linga Maha Ganapati Temple, Bhadrakali Temple etc. In addition, Koti Tirtha, an artificial tank, is a sacred site for rituals and is ringed by temples.
Gokarna’s clean and serene beaches with golden sand and clear blue waters like Small Hell Beach, Nirvana Beach, Half Moon Beach and Gokarna Beach are perfect for relaxing, water sports like parasailing, boating, jet-skiing, surfing, watching the sunset and picnicking. You can often find colourful fishing boats docked on the beaches! Don’t forget to take advantage of the hilly terrain and embark on trekking trips around the numerous beaches.
Gokarna tour packages include a trip to the nearby Yana hill station famous for its wildlife, lush greenery, two limestone monoliths, sacred twin peaks of Bhairaveshwara and Mohini, also ideal for trekking and rural lifestyle. Of course, you can always get something delicious to eat at Namaste Cafe on Om Beach, known for its breathtaking views or buy some local goods and souvenirs from Gokarna’s different markets.
To make your trip to Gokarna even more memorable, travel packages often include other destinations like Goa, Sirsi and Mangalore! Perhaps the first name that comes up at the mention of a fun trip, Goa is famous for its vast stretch of beaches, resorts, vibrant nightlife, music festivals, the Goa Carnival, delicious seafood at seaside shacks, and so much more that you must experience!
A quiet city, Sirsi is the perfect destination for a tranquil holiday where you can spend time in nature; its dense forests, green plantations, gushing waterfalls and temples like Lingadakona Temple attract hundreds of visitors. Next, visit Mangalore to explore its beautiful beaches, intricately designed temples and churches, parks and museums. Holidify’s various Gokarna travel packages are budget-friendly and customisable, perfect for planning an unforgettable trip with friends and family!