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Address: Gorkana Village | Ankola, Gokarna, India

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Crowded Beach

This beach very near to the city and is the crowded when compared to other beaches in Gokarna. We went there on a weekend evening. Lot of local people had come to enjoy the... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
PrathimaDeepak
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New Delhi, India
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This beach and the town of Gokarna, attached to it, are very calm. There are not many tourists. This small city has its own unusual atmosphere. Holy place.

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Thank amaliyaw12
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This beach very near to the city and is the crowded when compared to other beaches in Gokarna. We went there on a weekend evening. Lot of local people had come to enjoy the sunset. The sunset view was a treat for eyes. The beach was full of thrash thrown by the tourists and local people, inspite of all the... More 

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Thank PrathimaDeepak
Chennai (Madras), India
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64 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's very near to gokarna Sri Mahabaleshwara temple surrounded by Western Ghats and a must to see location for all.

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Thank sathya1970
Pune, India
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48 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing about this beach is its gradual depth and calm waters. Its easily safe and fun to bath for hours and have fun . The beach is surrounded by numerous restaurants and shacks where you can sip on your favorite drinks and munch on awesome starters. I loved it, This place definitely calls me back .

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Thank Arindam R
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this beach in the evening looking for a restaurant, it was calm & empty. Peaceful place to relax

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Thank Pragathi N
Bengaluru, India
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29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach is exactly behind Sri Mahabaladev(Shiva) temple. Approximately 500 mts walk from it. On the way one can find may local shops that are definite attractions. You can buy beach clothes, accessories in these shops at cheap price. NOTE: Don't settle with the price the shop keeper demands, always bargain high. Once you reach the beach, you might feel... More 

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Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gokarna beach is just a place where you end up after walking along the main street through the town. Over the festival period there are many many beggars lining your way to the beach, with associated rubbish and debris. This would not be a place where you'd want to spend the day sunbathing or swimming. But for interesting people-watching and... More 

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India
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164 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach is too crowded when compared to its counterparts. Best to be avoided. It is too commercialised.

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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52 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

You must walk to the farthest end for some seclusion, else it is crowded and sometimes a town drains into it.

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Thank GeetBatra
Bengaluru, India
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

went to the beach . a beach like any other. with camel rides and ice creams. big parking place so no worries !

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