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It is one of the loveliest picnic spot and a scenic holy town in Karnataka. It is the famous dwelling for Lord Shiva. It is a beautiful and secluded tiny village, sanctified by Pranalinga of Mahabaleshwara. The alluring pilgrim paradise is made more attractive by lively statues and impressive carvings. Being surrounded by rolling hills and shimmering sea, Murudeshwar is standing as a proud holiday destination. The decorated high entrance with intricate carvings is offering warm welcome to the tourists. The past glory of Hindu religion is symbolized in the form of Murudeshwar. The prominent attraction is Murudeshwar temple, located on the top of hillock which overlooks the Arabian Sea. The temple is beautifully nestled on Gantuka Giri and has a huge 15 meter tall statue of Lord Shiva in meditating posture. The ancient temple is around 500 years old. The bewitching beauty of Arabian Sea, vast stretch of silvery sands, driftling boats, Sahyadri Mountain frames and dancing coconut trees to the billows tune are the magic spell which freezes each and every visitors of Murudeshwar.

Places to visit

Murudeshwar Temple
It is the prominent feature of Murudeshwar. The 500 years old temple beautifully surrounded by Arabian Sea all three sides and located on a small hillock called Gaduka Giri. It features 15 meters tall Shiva statue.

Murudeshwar Beach
It is fantastic beach fringed with swaying coconut trees to the tune of billows and has a vast stretch of silvery sands. Watching sun set is the most mesmerizing moment in this beach.

Netrani Island
It is an excellent picnic spot located in Bhaktal coast region. The untouched beauty of Murudeshwar and one of the worth visiting places.

Other Places
Bhatkal beach, Bahtkal lighthouse, Sultan Masjid and statue park are other well-known picnic spots in Murudeshwar.

How to reach Murudeshwar

By Air
Mangalore airport is 165 km from Murudeshwar.

By Train
Murudeshwar has its own railhead at Murudeshwara which is fairly served by trains from Mumbai.

By Road
Bus transportation is well established to reach Murudeshwar from all cities of Karnataka.

In summer 22-40°C and in winter 10-32°C. It is best viewed from October to March.
Murudeshwar has its own railhead at Murudeshwara which is fairly served by trains from Mumbai.

Best Time To Visit : NOV DEC JAN FEB
Theme: Pilgrim, Beache

SightSeeings in Murudeshwar

Netrani Island,Pigeon Island
Murudeshwar Beach
Statue Park
Murudeshwar Temple
Scuba Diving
Murudeshwar Fort
Lord Shiva Statue

Near By Other Tourist Places

Murudeshwar   0 KM near     
Jog Falls   39 KM near     
Maravanthe   48 KM near     
Siddapur   57 KM near     
Gokarna   61 KM near     

Near By major Cities

Bangalore  408 KM near     
Hyderabad  631 KM near     
Mumbai  640 KM near     

Near By Air Ports

Bajpe Airport   148 KM near     
Hubli Airport   173 KM near     
Dabolim Airport   179 KM near     
Sambre Airport   220 KM near     

Near By Local Cities

Sagar  65 KM near     
Kota  75 KM near     
Shimoga  130 KM near     
Mangalore  154 KM near     

Near By Districts

Udupi   98 KM near     
Uttar Kannad   101 KM near     
Shimoga   130 KM near     
Haveri   139 KM near     

Near By RailWay Station

Murdeshwar Rail Way Station   1.5 KM near     
Chitrapur Halt Rail Way Station   8.4 KM near     
Bhatkal Rail Way Station   14 KM near     



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