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Top Things to do in Gokarna Beach Trek 


Perfect Getaway From The City Life, Gokarna Beach Trek with its beautiful beaches and palm trees is the perfect destination for a vacation, weekend, or celebration in Bangalore. The name of the trek is itself enough to describe its beauty. Paradise Beach, Half-Moon Beach, Sunset Point, and Om Beach are some of the places which make this trek more exciting and thrilling. This trek is a short can with a trekking distance of 12 km and can be hiked in 2 to 3 days. The maximum altitude of the Gokarna trek is 300 ft. Best time to visit this trek is from November to February. It is a Crossover trail and Starts at Kumta beach and ends at Gokarna beach. The difficulty level of this trek is Easy-Moderate. The views change alternately with green mountains and forests and blue and sandy beaches.

sightseeing, cave exploration, surfing, boat riding, scuba diving, jet-skiing, fishing any more exciting things are available to do and explore in this trekking journey of Gokarna Beach Trek. Moving on to this article we are going to discover some exciting things one can do one by one. So scroll down. 

Temple Visit

let’s start our journey to top things to do in Gokarna Beach Trek by praying and visiting the temple of lord shiva and asking for his blessings. visiting Mahabaleshwar Temple is the best option to start your journey. You can get the serene feeling by visiting some other temple which includes Ganapati temple, aadi gokarneshwara temple, and koti teertha temple. 

Tasting Food

Hey folks and especially foodies the best thing you can do is tasting new and local food and flavors. From Indian to Italian every kind of dish is available in the restaurants of Gokarna. Mouthwatering foods can be enjoyed during the trek. One can treat their taste buds with seafood lasagna, prawn pizza on a banana leaf, and many more dishes of seafood. Some good restaurants one can try are Mantra Cafe, Cafe Surya, Prema, and Namaste Café. 

Boating and Surfing

Moving to banana boat riding. Wanna try some water sports and relish the child inside you? If yes then go and seat on the top of a banana boat and get pulled into the waves. Some 

Surfing through waves and making your own is the next thing one must do in his/her trip to Gokarna trek. You can surf easily learn to surf by visiting cocopelli surfing school. Surfing is one of the coolest things to do on the beaches of Gokarna in addition to surfing you can also go Kayaking, Jet Ski, scuba diving, bumper boat riding, fishing, dolphin spotting, and many more.


Walking through the small village of Gokarna and doing some shopping is another interesting and relaxing thing one can do in the Gokarna beach trek. One can Shop At A Flea Market and get knowledge about the home build in the wooden pillar and wooden tiles while walking through this beautiful small town. Some of the best items to buy include Brass lamps, prayer beads, picture frames, incense sticks, jewelry, seashells. One can find jewelry items and decorative items made of seashells, medicinal herbs, and musical instruments.

Traveling with someone special and wanna make this journey memorable? If yes you can enjoy the moonlight and candlelight romantic dinner with your partner. With a glass of wine and a view of the beach and the best food on your plate, what would be better than this to enjoy a romantic and calm dinner?


Gazing stars and blue crystal clear sky and enjoying the bonfire and night campaign with music is another fascinating and relaxing thing one can go for during the trek of beaches. Enjoying the glorious sunrise and sunset from the shore and clicking pictures to remember the moment is a thing one must do in this trek.


Coming to the beach back one can enjoy relaxing and refill the energy by doing yoga on the beaches of Gokarna. For relaxing and get rid of physical and mental stress one can even have a massage at the natural spa of Gokarna.

Living in the tree house is a childhood dream of many and they can realize their dream during this trek. One can enjoy living in the tree house in amidst of palm tress in Kudle Beach.