Half Moon Beach

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About Half Moon Beach, Gokarna

A relatively secluded beach located next to the more famous and crowded Om beach, the Half Moon Beach has a lovely crescent shaped shore with fine sands and clean waters. There are shacks where you can relax and sip a chilled beer if you like. Some also play soccer and volleyball here as the sand area is quite big. One can also take leisurely barefoot walks on the beach- the sand feels wonderful under the feet.

Half Moon Beach Information

  • Avoid visiting during noon as it tends to get hot and sunny.
  • Don’t forget to apply sunscreen!
  • The beach is accessible via two routes- either go till Om beach and walk from there to Half Moon Beach or get off at the junction of Om Beach road- Kudle Beach road and hike up the trail to the beach.  

Half Moon Beach Tickets Prices

  • Entry is free.

How To Get To Half Moon Beach by Public Transport

  • Hiring a rickshaw is recommended.

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Address: Near Om Beach, Gokarna, India

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Time Required: 03:00 Hrs

Timings: 24-hrs Details

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Share your experience - Rate Half Moon Beach, Gokarna

  • Get away from the crowd and the litter it brings.. this beach is hard to reach and harder to leave. At times, the beach has no power, no people and no trace of civilization. The path to the beach gives you an panoramic view of the Arabian sea. The breath taking view is worth all the struggle of trekking.

  • Awesome view of the beach from the hills along side. Clean and neat. Not at all crowded .

  • Don't go during rainy season

  • View of sea and hills alongside is mesmerising.This beach is in half moon shape so it called this name.Take a boat ride so that can see the dolphins also

  • Nice scene from sea and top of hill.great beach.

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