About Karwar

  • Tagore beach, Karwar
    Tagore beach

    The sea beach of Karwar is certainly a fit place in which to realize that the beauty of Nature is not a mirage of the imagination, but reflects the joy of the Infinite and thus draws us to lose ourselves in it. Where the universe is expressing itself in the magic of its laws it may not be strange if we miss its infinitude; but where the heart gets into immediate touch with immensity in the beauty of the meanest of things.

  • Kali river bridge, Karwar
    Kali river bridge

    Kali Bridge was constructed in the year 1986 over the Kali River. This bridge serves to connect the state of Karnataka with Goa. Recently, many infrastructural changes were made on the bridge.Karwar lies on the west coast of Southern India at the mouth of the Kali river.

  • An Island Resort, Karwar

    This Island is a secluded retreat with untouched natural splendour, a remote haven located 4 kms into the Arabian Sea off the coast of Karwar, Karnataka, India. A 20 minute motorboat ride takes you to this island hideaway where you can enjoy the wealth of God's beauty.

  • Sadashivgad Fort, Karwar

    Sadashivgad is a fort located in Karwar, Uttara Kannada district, in the state of Karnataka in India. Significant and picturesque, the fort is now a popular tourist destination located by the Kali river bridge. It was named after Sadashiv Nayaka (1730- 1761), a Keladi king (and not after Shivaji (1630 - 1680), the Maratha warrior king, who did use the fort as his base for some time.)

  • Leisure boats on Kali River
    Leisure boats

    Karwar is a city in Uttara Kannada district, Karnataka state, India, and the administrative centre of Karwar taluk.Karwar lies on the west coast of Southern India at the mouth of the Kali river. Leisure boats on Kali River provides awesome enjoyment and fun to the people who travels at karwar.

  • Project Seabird , Karwar
    Project Seabird

    Phase I of Project Seabird is likely to be completed by End 2005, making Karwar, Indian Navy's third major base, after Mumbai and Visakhapatnam. The Base would get commissioned progressively from Mid 2005 onwards.

Nearest Tourisum Places From Karwar

  • Murudeshwara Temple
    Murudeshwara Temple

    Karwar to Murudeshwara Temple is 117 kms, which is situated on the top of a hill Kanduka Giri. The temple has a twenty-storied Rajagopura, there are concrete structures of two full sized elephants. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, the temple has a huge statue of Shiva, which is around 123 ft in height.The statue of Shiva was built by Shivamogga's Kashinath and his son Sridhar.

  • OM beach
    OM beach

    The famous OM beach is located in Gokarna, a temple town in Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka state and it is located at a distance of 60 Km from Karwar. Shaped like the Hindu spiritual symbol of OM, this is the most famous beach in Gokarna, and has got the best waves and beach-side shacks. Om beach is the only naturally Om shaped beach.

  • Canacona Beach, Goa

    Canacona's beach belt, 'discovered' only after the 1990s, is among the most scenic. Palolem is a freaky recreation of an east-meets-west Goan beach, with a rich variety of exotic food and accommodation to cater to the international palate. It is located at a distance of 36 Km from Karwar.

  • Gokarna Mahabaleshwar Temple
    Gokarna Mahabaleshwar Temple

    Gokarna is located at a distance of 60 km from Karwar in Uttara Kannada district. Gokarna is a Hindu pilgrimage centre as well as an important tourist destination. Here is dedicated to Lord Mahabaleshwar, an incarnation of Lord Shiva. Gokarna is situated on the banks of Arabian Sea, and this coastline is surrounded by natural beauty with five beaches and hills along side.

  • Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary

    Dandeli city is situated on the banks of River Kali in Uttara Kannda District (border of Goa and Karnataka) and located at a distance of 117 Km from Karwar. It is believed that the city is named as "Dandeli" after Dandelappa. The calm and peaceful Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is spread over 834.16 sq.km.

  • Dudhsagar Falls

    Dudhsagar Falls (literally Sea of Milk ) is a tiered waterfall located on the Mandovi River in the Indian state of Goa on Goa's border with Karnataka state. It is four-tiered. It is 60 km from Panaji city by road and 46 km from Madgaon railway junction by train and 60 km from Belgaum by train and 55 km from Belgaum by road.