Gokarna, a town located on Karwar cost of Arabian Sea, is a popular tourist and pilgrimage destination. Visited annually by 20,000 tourists, Gokarna is located at a distance of 453 km from Bangalore and 240 km from Mangalore.
Gokarna Beach is one amongst the 5 pristine beaches located here. It is the most important beach of Gokarna and forms the coast of the town. Calm waters, sandy coast and sea gulls form a fantastic combination for spending a memorable evening. Four other beaches located to the south of Gokarna are: Kudle, Om, Paradise and Half moon.