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Half Moon Beach, Gokarna

4.6
#4 of 20 in Beaches in Uttara Kannada District
Beach · Nature / Park
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Nestled in a small, crescent-shaped bay, Half Moon Beach attracts mostly travelers looking to escape civilization and enjoy the serenity of unspoiled nature. To reach the beach, you have to hike from the neighboring Om beach, since this secluded strip of sparkling sand and black rocks is inaccessible from the road. The lush jungle in the background and the infinite ocean in front of you will make you feel like the last person left on earth. The cliff that separates the two beaches offers sprawling views over the Arabian Sea. To visit Half Moon Beach and other attractions in Gokarna, use our Gokarna travel route planner.
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  • This is one of the places of Gokarna that I personally loved. By ferry, it took us around 35 minutes to reach Half moon beach. The beach is really clean and is less populated so you get to have your.....  more
    This is one of the places of Gokarna that I personally loved. By ferry, it took us around 35 minutes to reach Half moon beach. The beach is really clean and is less populated so you get to have your.....  more »
  • This is one among the 2 beaches of Gokarna where you can reach through Trekking or a ferry.. We initially took the trekking path.. Started our trek from Belekan beach, moved to Paradise and then... 
    This is one among the 2 beaches of Gokarna where you can reach through Trekking or a ferry.. We initially took the trekking path.. Started our trek from Belekan beach, moved to Paradise and then...  more »
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  • You can find dolphins if you go by boat
  • We have reach this beach by trekking only.

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