Murudeshwar Beach - History, Timings & Entry Fee


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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 just beside the Kanduka Giri in Murudeshwar. It is one of the prime places to visit in Murudeshwar, and among the best beaches in Karnataka.

The serene Murudeshwar Beach is located near Murudeshwar Temple. 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 as part of Murudeshwar Tour Packages.

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. Several water sports activities are added to the reach recently which include Speed Boat, Water scooter, Paragliding, etc.

Handicraft articles made of a special type of grass are unique and worth shopping here. Watch the huge statue of Shiva and Murudeshwar Temple from the beach is a spectacular sight. The beach is also known for its stunning sunset views.

Timings: 6 AM - 7 PM

Entry: Free