Murudeshwar - Gokarna - Sirsi Temple Tour Package (3N/4D)
Package Name: Murudeshwar - Gokarna - Sirsi Temple Tour Package
Duration: 03 Nights and 04 Days
Places covered: Jogfalls, Murudeshwar, Idagunji, Gokarna and Sirsi
Transportation: Exclusive A/c Cab
Day 01 : Bangalore - Jogfalls - Murudeshwar
Our representative will pickup you from Bangalore and drive to Jogfalls
- the second highest waterfall of India. Jogfalls is one of the major tourist attractions of Karnataka located in Shivamogga (Shimoga) District. Sharavathi River plunges from a height of 829 feet in four magnificent cascades namely Raja, Rani, Roarer and Rocket. On arrival at Jogfalls, witness the majesty of waterfalls. Then drive to Murudeshwar
. Murudeshwar beach town lies on the coast of the Arabian Sea and is also famous for the Murudeshwar Temple. The main attraction of this place is world's second - tallest Shiva statue and 20 storied Gopura (237.5 feet) is constructed at the temple. On arrival at Murudeshwar, check in to the hotel and then visit Shiva statue
and Murudeshwar Temple
, built on the Kanduka Hill which is surrounded on three sides by the waters of the Arabian Sea. Relax for some time at Murudeshwar Beach
. Return to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02 : Murudeshwar – Idagunji – Gokarna
Morning, after breakfast, check out the hotel and drive to Idagunji
, a small town in Honnavara Taluk is famous for Ganapathi Temple
. The central icon of the Idagunji Temple dates to 4-5th century CE. The image of Ganesha in dvibhuja style, similar to that of the Gokarna Ganesha temple, nearby Idagunji. He has two arms and is standing on a stone slab. Then proceed to Gokarna
. Gokarna located in the Uttara Kannada district. Gokarna is one of the important pilgrimage centers of Karnataka and also known as siddhi kshetra and one of the seven mukti kshetras of Karnataka. It is equally importance like Kashi and Rameshwaram. The temple at Gokarna is dedicated to Lord Mahabaleshwara (Lord Shiva) and it is believed that the temple houses the original image of Shiva Linga (also called as Atmalinga). Legend says that the holy Linga was given by Lord Shiva to King Ravana to make his kingdom an invincible fortress. On arrival at Gokarna, check in to the hotel. Evening visit to the OM beach
- wonderful beach located in the town of Gokarna. The view of this beach during sunset is one to be cherished forever. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03 : Gokarna - Sirsi
Morning at 6.30 AM, proceed to Gokarna Ganapathi Temple
- built in honour of Lord Ganesha for succeeding to take away the Atma Linga from Ravana. There is a small wound on the head of the statue and it was hit by demon king Ravana. Then visit main temple Sri Mahabaleshwara Temple
, a sacred pilgrimage site amongst Indian Places. The Mahabaleshwar temple enshrines the Atma Linga of Lord Shiva. The devotees can only get a glimpse of the top of the linga. Then proceed to visit Tamra Gowri Temple
- a must-visit temple dedicated to Goddess Parvati, who is worshipped for the wisdom that she displayed to help her husband. Then return to the Hotel. After Breakfast, check out the hotel and drive to Sirsi
. On arrival at Sirsi, check in to the hotel and proceed to visit Sahasralinga
(17 Km), a beautiful place in Western Ghats where hundreds of Lingas are carved in stone in Shalmala River in North Canara and visit to Sonda Vadiraja Mutt
. Then, proceed to visit to Goddess Marikamba Temple
at Sirsi. The 16th century Marikamba temple in Sirsi is main attraction of Sirsi and it is one of the important seats of shakti worship in Karnataka. Sri Marikamba Temple houses a huge idol of Goddess, which is about seven feet tall. Then visit nearest Maha Ganapathi
and Shri Gopalakrishna Temple
near Marikamba Temple. Return to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04 : Sirsi – Bangalore
Morning, after breakfast, check out the hotel and drive to Bangalore. On arrival at Bangalore, you will be transferred to Bangalore and drop at a designated point in Bangalore. Trip ends with the delightful memories of Murudeshwar - Gokarna - Sirsi Temple Tour Package.