Literally meaning "cow's ear", Gokarna is renowned for its Mahabaleshwara temple that has Lord Shiva as the residing deity. This is the spot where Lord Shiva is believed to have emerged from the ear of a cow. Gokarna has a charming laid-back quality that will delight travellers and a chance to unwind on some of the prettiest beaches of India is too hard to ignore. Gokarna flaunts a rich culture and a fascinating history. The people of Gokarna have always revered the Sanskrit language and this lovely language has passed from one generation to the next in most Brahmin families here. Some of the best beaches in Gokarna are Gokarna beach, Kudle Beach, Paradise Beach, Half Moon Beach and Om Beach, and if you want to sightsee a little, do visit the Mahabaleshwara temple, Maha Ganpati temple and Murudeshwar a short distance away. Lots of hotels in Gokarna are located strategically around these points of interest to make it convenient for visitors to move around. These Gokarna hotels offer a lavish and cosy stay, which will make your Gokarna trip a success. Keep a look out for some wonderful hotel deals and season discounts so you can save some money on your trip. Hotels in Gokarna feature well-appointed, spacious rooms so rest assured as your trip here will be comfortable. Book your Gokarna hotel through Travelguru and avail of some great hotel deals. This little temple town in the Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka has recently become a go-to destination for beach bums and holiday-makers. Gokarna with few most preferred beaches has become a great travel destination.