#3 of 19 Places to Visit in Murudeshwar
Distance (From Murdeshwar Railway Station): 2 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour
Place Location: Near Murudeshwar Temple
Transportation Options: Walk/Trek
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 2 km from Murudeshwar Railway Station, Murudeshwar Beach is a beautiful beach situated near Murudeshwar Temple. This beautiful beach is situated just beside the Kanduka Giri on which Lord Shiva Temple is located. It is among the prime places to visit in Murudeshwar. It is one of the best beaches in Karnataka.
This is a splendid and clean beach surrounded by hills, the wide Arabian Sea on the west, coconut and areca groves close by, attracts tourists throughout the year. Murudeshwar offers magnificent natural views with serene and calm surroundings. One can come down to Murudeshwar beach for a great view of the sunset.
Travellers can indulge in swimming, fishing and sunbathing at this beach. The waters here are cool and gentle waves for swimming, but strong currents do frequent the shores during high tides. Moreover, family boat ride or mechanized boat rides are also available. Handicraft articles made of special type of grass is unique and worth shopping here. Watch the huge statue of Shiva and Murudeshwar Temple from the beach is a spectacular sight.
Several water sports activities are added to the reach recently which include Speed Boat, Water scooter, Paragliding, etc.