Tourist Places in Karwar

Places to Visit in Karwar

Karwar - #19 of 97 in Karnataka |
Karwar Average Rating - 5.5/7 1 based on 308 Ratings

Karwar is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Karwar is, however, mostly preferred by Group, Couple. The best season or months to visit places in Karwar are February, October, November, December. There are 23 tourist places in Karwar, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Karwar can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Karwar for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Karwar Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Karwar, browse through photos & pictures, explore Karwar using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Karwar, which are great places to visit, are Sadashivgad Hill Fort, Devbagh Beach, Ravindranath Tagore Beach. Karwar can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Karwar Tourist Places



  • Type: Beach
Ravindranath Tagore Beach, Karwar
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5/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 4 Reviews
"Peaceful beach"4 days ago "A Good Beach!"Sep 17, 2013
Devbagh Beach, Karwar
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5.2/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Devbagh Beach is located on an island called Devbagh, which lies around 3 km out in the Arabian Sea. To reach the beach regular ferries are available from Karwar and are sponsored by various beach resorts, situated around the beach. The local resorts also permit... Read More »
"Quiet beach"Mar 7, 2014 "Devbagh Beach"Aug 30, 2013
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Sadashivgad Hill Fort, Karwar
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5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Sadashivgad Hill Fort built on a 200 ft high hill-top, lies along the banks of Kali River near the Kali River Bridge at Karwar. Situated at a hill-top, this ancient fort was built in 1698 by Raja Sonde. The fort has witnessed the transfer of power between many rulers,... Read More »
"Nice view from here."Sep 17, 2013
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Majali Beach, Karwar
  • Type: Beach
Majali Beach, Karwar
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Majali Beach is a famous attraction located in Karwar and is known for its sea facing cottages and resorts. There is a lake situated nearby, where activities like kayaking, fishing, and rowing can be enjoyed. The resorts located along the beach provide with facilities... Read More »
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Karwar Beach, Karwar
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Karwar Beach, popularly called as Rabindranath Tagore Beach, is one of the famous beaches of India. Located near Goa, it seems like a small island, as one side of the beach lies in the Arabian Sea while the other in the Western Ghats. This beach is located only 3 km away from... Read More »
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Kali Bridge, Karwar
  • Type: Bridge
Kali Bridge, Karwar
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Ranked 6 of 23
Places to Visit in Karwar
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.     Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Durga Temple, Karwar
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 23
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Durga Temple is located in Sadashivgad hill fort of Karwar. Predating the fort, this temple has an important history. It is believed that Raja Shiv Chatrapati, who discovered this temple, gave rights of worship here to the local Bhandari population. Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Maruti Temple, Karwar
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 23
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Maruti Temple of Karwar is another attraction of the city, which is located about 8 km from Karwar town on the Kadwad main road. The main attraction to this temple is the festival which is influenced by rangoli art. During this festival, many beautiful rangolis are made on the... Read More »
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  • Type: Light House
Oyster Rock Lighthouse, Karwar
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Oyster Rock Lighthouse is a lighthouse situated on one of the islands located close to Karwar, Oyster Rock. Tourists can reach this island with the help of machine boats, which is available from Karwar Port. Constructed by the British during 1860s, the lighthouse became... Read More »
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Kurumgad Island, Karwar
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Kurumgad Island, located about 4 km from the coast is shaped like a tortoise. This island contains many attractions like Narasimha Temple and Kurumgad Beach. On Kurumgad Beach, various activities like snorkelling, fishing, swimming and others can be enjoyed. Narasimha... Read More »
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  • Type: Dargah
Dargah of Peer Shan Shamsuddin Kharobat, Karwar
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Dargah of Peer Shan Shamsuddin Kharobat is an ancient Dargah, which is dedicated to a Baghdadi saint called Peer Shan Shamsuddin Kharobat. This place is considered as a sacred place of worship, where devotees come to get their wishes fulfilled. This Dargah is located... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Narasimha Temple, Karwar
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Ranked 12 of 23
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Narasimha temple, located 6 km away from Karwar, is a famous temple on the tortoise- shaped island of Kurumgad. Placed on top of a hill on the island, the temple is home to the idols of Narasimha.  Narasimha, according to Hindu mythology, was one of the reincarnations of... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Venkataramana Temple, Karwar
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 23
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Venkataramana Temple is a famous 300 year old temple that is located close to the town. This ancient temple is prominently known for its exquisite ochre paintings. This temple can be reached by hiring local transportation like buses and auto-rickshaws. Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Shri Kshetra Gurumath, Karwar
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 23
Places to Visit in Karwar
Shri Kshetra Gurumath, popularly called as Shri Kshetra Baad Math, is a pilgrimage institution located in the Sahyadri Hills. Sahyadri is the place where tourists can see Kali River flowing into the Arabian Sea. This spiritual institution was initiated by Shrimath... Read More »
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  • Type: Beach
Kaju Bagh Beach, Karwar
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 23
Places to Visit in Karwar
  • Type: Village
Baithkol, Karwar
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 23
Places to Visit in Karwar
Baithkol is a village located on the coast in Uttara Kannada District near Karwar. The major attraction of this coastal village includes the British Cemetery, catholic cemetery and Baithkol Cove. Tourists can find the graves of many Europeans at the cemetery, who left... Read More »
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  • Type: Beach
Koodi Bagh Beach, Karwar
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 23
Places to Visit in Karwar
Koodi Bagh Beach is located at the confluence of the Kali River and the Arabian Sea. At this palm-fringed beach, various activities such as canoeing, kayaking, banana boat riding and many more can be enjoyed.   Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Naganath Temple, Karwar
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 23
Places to Visit in Karwar
Naganath Temple, a famous and unique attraction of Karwar, is protected by the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act of 1958. This monument is maintained and conserved by the Archaeological Survey of India. In Naganath Temple, tourists will find thousands... Read More »
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  • Type: Fort
Kot Shiveshvar, Karwar
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 23
Places to Visit in Karwar
Kot Shiveshvar, part of a small village called Shiveshvar, is a fortress built for strategic purposes. This fort was built for the sole purpose of protecting the northern extremes of Canara. Kot Shiveshvar was constructed by the Bijapur Sultanate and lies in ruins... Read More »
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  • Type: Beach
Binaga Beach, Karwar
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 23
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Binaga Beach is another beach of Uttara Kannada District and can be found at a distance of 5 km from Karwar. This beach is mostly known for its exquisite beauty and widespread seashore. Binaga Beach is located a mile away from Anjidiv Island, a small island located at the... Read More »
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