Benne Hole Falls is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in North Karnataka. North Karnataka is said to have a number of waterfalls and one such picturesque waterfall is Benne Hole waterfalls. The name Benne Hole is because of the white creamy look of the waterfall. In Kannada, Benne is butter and hole refer to […]
Lying at a distance of 20 kilometers from Goa, Karwar the headquarters of Uttara Kannada lies in the state of Karnataka in India. This city is surrounded by the Western Ghats, Arabian Sea, Kali River and a Harbour on the east, west, north, and south respectively. Being one of the greenest cities in the country, this place is popular for eco-tourism. Most of the people living here are engaged in fishing and agriculture and being a port town this is a popular tourist destination. The Sadashivgad Fort built in 1698 is situated on a hill that’s 200 feet tall. Built by Raja Sonde the fort was ruled by the Portuguese, the Marathas and later by the British. This historic fort attracts tourists from around the globe. The Shejjeshwar Temple known for its brilliant architecture is another spot worth seeing in Karwar. Pilgrims and tourists flood in for the Mahashivratri celebrations held in this temple.
Leisure boats, Kali River, Karwar. Image courtesy Vivo78
Built by the East India Company in 1860, the Oyster Light House is a famous tourist spot in Karwar. This place is popular for underwater diving. If you are a beach lover who loves adventure and excitement, don’t miss the Devbagh beach where you can snorkel, parasail and surf. October to February is the best time to visit this place. Learn more about Karwar here.
Magod Falls is a waterfall located in Karnataka. It is 80 kms from Karwar and 17 kms from the town of Yellapur. It is easily accessible by rail and road from the towns. The river Bedti falls from the height of 200 meters forming the Magod Falls. These falls lie amidst the dense forest. It […]
Lalguli Falls is one of the finest waterfalls in Karnataka. The Falls is located at a distance of about 13 kms from Yellapur in the Uttara Kannada district of the state. The waterfall is named after the nearby village Lalguli. The waterfall is about 250 feet in height and is fed from the River Kali. […]
The name Karwar comes from the nearby village, Karwad. The name is further an amalgamation of the Konkani words kade (last) and wado (area). Prior to independence, the name was spelt as Carwar. The place is located in the Uttar Kannada district of Karnataka and just like any other port town, the place is known […]
Beaches provide inspiration to every person and they are generally major tourist hotspots regardless of their location, thanks to their natural beauty. A beach that is calm and quiet can rejuvenate you when you’re down and the beach in Kurumgad is one such place where you can loosen up and lose your worries. A Quick […]
Karwar, situated on the banks of river Kali, is the administrative headquarters of Uttara Kannada district in Karnataka. It is a beautiful sea side town, which is located on the Goa-Karnataka border and 519 km from Bangalore. Situated on the western coast, this scenic place is worth a visit. Karwar Beach History Karwar gets it […]
Plan a holiday to Anshi National Park to experience the astounding scenic beauty of this park. An animal lover will surely fall in love with Anshi National Park, which is set amidst the beautiful mountains of the Western Ghats. Anshi National Park is located in a pristine part of the Western Ghats and is known […]
Resort Overview Majali Beach Village is located in Devbagh near Karwar, Karnataka and this resort was started by Fumzas Group, the popular fiber boat builders of Karwar. The resort covers three categories, and it can be classified as a lake, beach and jungle resort. It is located in the picturesque locale of Karwar beach and […]
Resort Overview Estuary View Resort is a beach resort located in Karwar, Karnataka. Absolutely non-commercial and relatively untouched, it is an ideal spot for a quiet beach holiday. Situated 1500 feet above the road facing the estuary, Estuary View Resort is popular among travelers for its stunning ocean views and gorgeous sunrise and sunsets. There […]
Resort Overview Devbagh Beach Resort is located in the converging landscape in northern Karnataka along the Karwar and Goa border. The resort is mainly popular because it is considered to be a bird watcher’s heaven and lucky visitors can even go hunting for crabs or looking for jackals in the night. The resort allows its […]