It's a really nice post. My itinerary: Day 1: Murudeshwar. It's a really nice post. If you would like visit again, you can check in to Kinara stay, its a resort near Gokarna, Murdehswar, Yana, Honnavar. We didn't have any idea about the parking situation, so we were just following GMaps. Below was itenary-, Bangalore -> Chitradurga -> Murudeshwar -> Gokarna -> Murudeshwar -> Shimogha -> Jog falls -> Bangalore. The diversions were sufficiently wide and clearly marked and they always diverted to the opposite lane, which was super smooth and, again, wide enough for 2-way traffic. Powered by. It is a great place for boating and swimming.October to January is the best time to visit Malpe. The unique feature of this temple is that the Lord is worshipped only through a window with nine holes called the Navagraha Kitiki. Next day planned for Gokarna. We are working on your enquiry and will get back to you with best prices. Kaup Beach. Once again, very nice ambiance but super slow service. The trekking path goes along the coast of the sea. Ravana was so angry that he tried hitting the little boy and then the little boy came to his actual form and it was Lord Ganesha. We started back by around 6.00 AM. In fact like us, you can plan to see the sunset here while returning back from Murudeshwar. Please enter the code below. My itinerary: Day 1: Murudeshwar. Pics you captured are very nice. I looked at my wife as if asking, "Why are you bothering me, it's weekend, let me sleep." You get a 2 way ferry for 300 bucks and this trip is totally worth the hassle. This marked the end of the second day of our trip as we went to sleep early considering some relatively early-morning activities we had planned for the next day: A visit to the Chapora Fort and the Vagator beach followed by some water sports at the Baga beach during the day. Visit all those temples and make your tour worthwhile. UDUPI SIGHTSEEING & TRAVEL TO BANGALORE. You can read the prologue and day 1 of our trip in Bangalore to Goa Road Trip - Day 1. Visiting Murudeshwar brings peacefulness in mind. Along the way, I would find many sights or objects that would get my inner amateur photographer excited, but the driver in me would always come up with a reason to not stop - we're going 80KM/h or there's not enough space to park or noticed too late, we're already a few meters ahead etc. Upcoming Long weekend – few destinations around Bangalore during this rainy season. Discount: Departure: Adult: ₹ 8,000.00. Shiva was so happy with Ravana that he granted him Atma-Lingam , but with a condition that he will not keep Atma-Linga on the ground till it reaches its final destination. You leave the Manipal Agumbe road and take a detour 10 kms inside for the beginning of the trek to the waterfalls. Main temple has been built on Kanduka Hill and is surrounded on three sides by Arabian Sea. Didn't take any photos of the resort as it was dark and I was anyways too tired to do anything other than lie down and take a quick nap. Murudeshwara is a temple town, in the shores of Arabian Sea. We made a few stops along the way for photos or just to enjoy the surroundings. Doddamane,Doddamanne, 2 episodes of Malgudi days were shot in this house. Total: 8000. However the main attraction of Malpe beach is to catch a half an hour ferry ride to St Mary’s Island. The boy agreed but with a condition that if he finds it to be heavy and cannot hold further, he will call for him three times and if Ravana dosen’t come by that time, he will keep the Linga on the ground. The below is the famous statue which you would have seen any times. Not so clean here due to lot of shops on the beach , but we found it ok. After a nice day we were back in hotel. Try going Savan Durga this weekend! After having a scrumptious meal, we headed straight back to the resort to get some much-needed sleep. Go out and have fun! Start Udupi Sightseeing. We decided to have breakfast before starting the drive for the day. The Geetopadesha, Sun chariot, the sculpture of Lord Ganesh receiving the Atma Linga from Ravana and others dot the landscape of the Kanduka hill. Thanks for sharing this fabulous post in this blog. The temple is about 2KM from this entrance on the highway. Day 2 (27th Jan 2018): Bhatkal to Vagator via Murudeshwar and Gokarna Despite sleeping for over 9 hours, I was feeling very tired when wifey woke me up at 06:30. And on each reroute, it'd direct us towards a new direction. At a distance of 1.5 Kms from Mangalore Railway Station, St. Aloysius Chapel is located inside St. Aloysius College Ground situated in the heart of Mangalore city. This place also reminds us how beaches untouched by humans still have their beauty. In no time, we were back on the highway and cruising at 80KM/h towards our next stop: Gokarna. Our first stop for the day was the Murudeshwar beach and temple, which was a mere 12 KM from our hotel and we reached the entrance in about 15 minutes. This time we came back via Shimogha. Pictures speaks about your travel experience, thanks for sharing your travel experience. It has a huge Shiva statue on the seashore. I just clicked some snaps and by the time my another group guys joined us and told that there were no vacancies in the lodge :(. Go out and have fun like I do! I had no recollection of where we were and had never loved the bed more than in that moment. If you have any comments or suggestions regarding this website, please drop in your message below. St. Mary's Island can be reached from here. We have reached Murudeshwar. CTRL + SPACE for auto-complete. Thanks Mili. Murudeshwar calls for a one day trip as there are no other attractions apart from the temple. Perfect place to reach after a 70 km ride and take a break with the view. After breakfast … He got angry and started throwing lingam accessories around.