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Gokarna- A Peaceful Goa With serene beaches and pristine clear waters, Gokarna serves as an abode of tranquility with the Western Ghats on one end and the Arabian Sea on the other. Gokarna is situated in the state of Karnataka, India, about 238 km north of Mangalore and 438 km from Bengaluru. The two rivers of South India, Gangavali and Agnashini embrace this historical Brahmin town of Gokarna. It is the perfect alternative to the loud psychedelic trance parties and crowded lanes of Goa. Its calm and clean beaches with black shiny sand and rocky terrains provide ample panorama to nature lovers.  BEACHES: Gokarna has a variety of beaches sufficing to meet all the needs of a traveler. The Gokarna Main beach which is in town and Kudle beach both are west-facing. Om beach, Half moon beach, Paradise beach(also known as Full moon beach) and Belekan beach are south-facing. The Gokarna beach forms the coast of the town and is followed by the Main Beach in the northern direction, whi