Tucked away in a small coastal town in North Karnataka is Gokarna, the only beach destination in south India where you can do trekking. With quaint little cafes along calm beaches, Gokarna is a rather peaceful beach destination in South India. There are easy access beaches like Om, cliff-edge beaches like Kudle and one-trek-away beaches like Paradise.
Gokarna is becoming popular among the younger travelers in India, considering the budget options in food, accommodation and transport. If you are looking for a quiet but adventurous beach vacation to unwind at, Gokarna is what you're looking for!