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Attractions to explore near Karwar Beach

Karwar BeachKarwar Beach, Karnataka

Karwar beach is one of the most splendid beach in Karnataka. The main activities in this beach is snorkeling and diving.

Nearby Attractions

Marikamba Temple0.99 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Hindu temple dedicated to a form of the goddess Durga. There is so many specialties for this temple.

Palolem Beach22.89 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Crescent-shaped beach. One can view the entire beach from either end. Both ends of the beach consist of rocks jutting out into the sea.

Agonda Beach27.98 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Stretching for miles, this is one of the best beaches of Goa and the country. During September, the beach serves as a nesting ground for olive ridley sea turtles.

Cabo de Rama Fort36.04 KMs away from Karwar Beach

In the past, the fort has switched hands between Hindu, Muslim monarchs and the Portuguese and witnessed many battles. The present rickety structure with turrets and rusty cannons is a leftover of the Portuguese.

Gokarna37.77 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Gokarna is a small temple town in the western coast of India. Gokarna is known as one of the seven Hindu pilgrimage centers.

Salaulim Dam39.05 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Goa’s largest manmade reservoir. The Selaulim dam is a composite earth-cum-masonry dam of 42.7 meters height with a water spread area of 24 square kilometers. The Duckbill type spillway here is an interesting structure to checkout.

Kudle Beach39.61 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Lined with coconut trees, Kudle Beach is a perfect, peaceful little beach flanked and protected by hills in its sides. The spot also has some hiking trails passing through if you are interested in that. Surfing, Kayaking, Swimming are also possible.

Om Beach40.69 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Om beach is shaped as two semi crescents join together forming the shape of Om. Tourists can enjoy the banana boat, surfing, jet skiing, etc. on this beach. The beach has a breathtaking view of the sunset.

Goa Chitra Museum52.10 KMs away from Karwar Beach

It has a collection of over 4000 artifacts focusing on Goa's traditional agrarian technology and lifestyle. The collection includes examples of local pottery, farming tools, musical instruments, ancient carts and palanquins from different points of the past. It also showcases an organic farm for the cultivation of various vegetables, herbs, spices, sugarcane, and rice which are staples of the area.

Vibhuthi Falls52.64 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Vibhoothi waterfalls is one of the many waterfalls in the western ghats. surrounded by large rocks and limestone deposits. The waterfall is a picturesque spot which flows in steps that make it the ideal refuge spots for the summer.

Yana54.55 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Yana is a village located in the forests of Kumta.Which is known for the unusual karst rock formations.

Colva Beach55.00 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Covered in powdery white sand and lined with coconut palms, this is a very popular and busy beach of Goa.

Dudhsagar Falls57.45 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Four-tiered waterfall located on the Mandovi river. The waterfall forms the border between Karnataka and Goa states. The area is surrounded by deciduous forests with rich biodiversity. The falls are not particularly spectacular during the dry season but during the monsoon season, it becomes a huge.

Indian Naval Aviation Museum67.82 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Showcases the evolution of the Indian Naval Air Arm. The museum is divided into two main parts, an outdoor exhibit, and a two-story indoor gallery. The outdoor exhibit is a huge park that visitors can walk through and see decommissioned aircraft. Some of them date back to before the 1940s.

Mahadeva Temple, Tambdi Surla68.97 KMs away from Karwar Beach

This is a 12th-century Shaivite temple. It is the only structural temple of the Kadamba period(10th to 14th century) to survive the destructions during Muslim and Portuguese occupations of Goan territory.

Dandeli Wildlife sanctuary70.43 KMs away from Karwar Beach

An ideal holiday destination for nature lovers which Covers an area of 334. 52 sq kms. This is the second-largest sanctuary in Karnataka and is located on the banks of river Kali.

Basilica of Bom Jesus77.92 KMs away from Karwar Beach

The Basilica is partially in ruins but still a model of elegance, and a fine example of Jesuit architecture. This is the only church in Old Goa, which is unplastered on the outside. The lime plaster which existed earlier was stripped off by a zealous Portuguese conservationist in 1950. The church contains the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier.

Se Cathedral78.22 KMs away from Karwar Beach

Built to commemorate the victory of the Portuguese under Afonso de Albuquerque over a Muslim army, leading to the capture of the city of Goa in 1510. Since the day of the victory happened to be on the feast of Saint Catherine, the cathedral was dedicated to her.

Goa Museum80.01 KMs away from Karwar Beach

The museum has over 8,000 artifacts on display, including stone sculptures, wooden objects, carvings, bronzes, paintings, manuscripts, rare coins, and anthropological objects. The main focus is on Ancient History and Archaeology, Art and Craft, and Geology.

Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary80.60 KMs away from Karwar Beach

An estuarine mangrove habitat declared as a Bird sanctuary. The sanctuary is named after Salim Ali, the eminent Indian Ornithologist. Accessed by a ferry service running between Ribander and Chorão, it sanctuary has a paved walk that runs between mangroves.