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Karwar

Karwar

Karwar is a beautiful coastal down about 15 km south of Karnataka – Goa border. Karwar is a beautiful alternate for the usually crowded beaches of Goa, and it will not disappoint you. There are several places to visit during the day, and several beaches in the area to relax in the evenings. You can also witness River Kali joining Arabian Sea. Beautiful Karwar Rabindranath […]

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Dandeli and Syntheri Rocks

Dandeli and Syntheri Rocks

Dandeli is a small town located in North Karnataka. This place has rich mixture of wildlife, nature and adventure and hence is an apt location to spend your weekend with nature. The natural beauty of Dandeli is enhanced by River Kali that gently flows amidst thick lush green forests. Being at a river side, and thick forests surrounding Dandeli, it is very common to sight several wild […]

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Bennehole Falls

Bennehole Falls

Bennehole Falls (also spelled Benne hole falls) are formed when water from River Aghanashini descends down a height of 200 ft in the dense forest of Western Ghats. In the local language (Kannada), Benne means butter and hole (pronounced hoLey) means a bigger stream of water. The name perfectly describes the falls, as it looks like butter flowing down! Bennehole Falls The access to this […]

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Gokarna

Gokarna

Gokarna is a small temple town on the coast of Arabian Sea in North Karnataka. This town has huge religious significance, and is known for its temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Even though this is a temple town, it offers enough for all kind of tourists and travelers. Several beautiful and sandy beaches around Gokarna makes this town more than a religious place. By not […]

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Magod Falls

Magod Falls

Magod Falls is yet another mesmerizing waterfall found in Uttara Kannada district. This two-step falls are formed when River Bedti descends nearly 200 meters at about 17 km from Yellapur. There are two view-points from which tourists can view the waterfalls. The rocks and small shrubs block the complete view of the fall from the first view point. Magod Falls (as seen from first view […]

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Mirjan Fort

Mirjan Fort

Mirjan Fort is located few meters away from the banks of River Aganashini and is at a distance of about 22 km from Gokarna. Mirjan fort is known for its architectural elegance. The fort is spread across 10 acres of land between the River and the national highway. The fort has thick high double walls, and is brilliantly built using red bricks that can resist high […]

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Sahasralinga

Sahasralinga

About 15 km from Sirsi and when you reach Holgol, you will notice a small board with directions to Sahasralinga Shrine. If you follow the directions, you will reach the banks of river Shalmala. For a moment, you will wonder where the shrine is, or if you have missed it on the way. Well, you have not missed it for sure. That is because, unlike […]

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Sathodi Falls

Sathodi Falls

Sathodi Falls is yet another waterfall found in North Karnataka region. This is a small waterfall (about 15 meters) but is really beautiful. The falls are rectangular and the water flows directly down on the left side and on the right side, it is interrupted by a small step. The stunning waterfalls in the middle of thick lush forests provides a spectacular view for all […]

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Yana

Yana

Yana is a small village in North Karnataka, located in the Sahyadri Range of the Western Ghats. It is about 50 km from Gokarna and is known for its numerous unusual rock formations. There are several black crystalline rock formations in this vicinity. While most of these rock formations are very small, there are two huge monolithic rocks the stand out prominently due to their […]

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Unchalli Falls / Lushington Falls

Unchalli Falls / Lushington Falls

Unchalli Falls (also called Lushington Falls) is yet another breathtaking waterfall located in this area (near Sirsi). These falls are formed when water from Aghanashini descends down 380 feet. At the top of the waterfalls, the river flows down through a narrow water path that surrounded by thick green forests on both sides. The width of the river gradually broadens as the water gushes down, eventually […]

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