KARNATAKA MUKTI KSHETRA
03 Nights 04 Days
DAY 01 : BANGALORE - GOKARNA
Our representative will pick up you from Bangalore and drive to Gokarna. Gokarna located in the Uttara Kannada district. Gokarna is one of the important pilgrimage centers of Karnataka and also known as siddhi kshetra and one of the seven mukti kshetras of Karnataka. It is equally importance like Kashi and Rameshwaram. The temple at Gokarna is dedicated to Lord Mahabaleshwara (Lord Shiva) and it is believed that the temple houses the original image of Shiva Linga (also called as Atmalinga). Legend says that the holy Linga was given by Lord Shiva to King Ravana to make his kingdom an invincible fortress. On arrival at Gokarna, check in to the hotel. Evening visit to the OM beach - wonderful beach located in the town of Gokarna. The view of this beach during sunset is one to be cherished forever. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 02 : GOKARNA - MURUDESHWARA - KOLLUR
Early morning at 6.30 AM, proceed to Gokarna Ganapathi Temple - with small wound on the head of the statue and it was hit by demon king Ravana. Then visit main temple Sri Mahabaleshwara Temple, a sacred pilgrimage site amongst Indian Places. The Mahabaleshwar temple enshrines the Atma Linga of Lord Shiva. Then proceed to visit Tamra Gowri Temple and return to the Hotel. After Breakfast, check out the hotel. Then drive to Murudeshwara. On arrival at Murudeshwara, visit Shiva statue and Lord Murudeshwara Temple, built on the Kanduka Hill which is surrounded on three sides by the waters of the Arabian Sea. Then drive to Kollur. On arrival at Kollur, check in to the hotel and visit to Mookambika Temple at Kollur, a sacred pilgrimage site amongst Indian Places. The panchaloha image of the goddess on Shri Chakra is stated to have been consecrated by Shri Adi Shankaracharya. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 03 : KOLLUR - SHANKARANARAYANA - KOTESHWARA - KUMBHASHI - UDUPI
Morning, visit to the temple and offer prayers, return to the hotel and check out the hotel. Then drive to Shankaranarayana Temple - one of the rare temples where we can see the confluence of Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu and they are woshipped in form of Lingas. Then proceed to Koteshwara (near Kundapur) also called Lord Parashurama kshetra. The main attraction is the Kotinatha or Kotilingeshwara temple. Then proceed to Kumbhashi to visit Anegudde Maha Ganapathi Temple the Lord Ganapathi is said to fulfill all the wishes of his devotees. Then drive to Udupi. Udupi is one of the coastal cities of India having popular beach and notable for the Krishna Temple. On arrival at Udupi, check in to the hotel. Evening, visit the famous Krishna Temple - founded by Jagadguru Shri Madhwacharya in the 13th century. You can have darshan of Lord Krishna through the inner window, known as Navagraha kindi and at get the divine blessings. Visit nearby Chandramouleshwara and Ananteshwara Temple. Then proceed to Kadiyali Mahisha Mardhini Temple and visit Ambalapady Janardhana & Mahakali Temple at Udupi. Return to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 04 : UDUPI – DHARMASTHALA – KUKKE SUBRAHMANYA
Morning, check out the hotel and drive to Sri Rama Kshetra, on the banks of river Nethravathi. Then proceed to Sri Kshetra Dharmasthala, the holy abode for Hindu's. On arrival at Dharmasthala, visit to the Lord Manjunathaswamy Temple, the main attraction of Dharmasthala and have a darshan of Lord Manjunatha (Shiva) and offer your prayers. Then visit to Rathnagiri (statue of Bhagawan Bahubali or Gommateshwara), Bidinede (Annappa) Betta - (Females are not allowed). Then proceed to Sauthadka Ganapathi Kshetra, a place dedicated to Vana Mahaganapathi (without any temple structure) and it is surrounded by scenic beauty. There is no restriction for worshiping god anytime. Then drive to Kukke Subrahmanya, a popular religious destination which is surrounded by lush green forest along with hills. It is situated on the banks of the Kumaradhara River. On arrival at Kukke Subrahmanya, check in to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 05 : KUKKE SUBRAHMANYA – BANGALORE
Morning, visit Kukke Subrahmanya temple, a temple is famous for religious rituals pertaining to snake god, in the temple. First, visit Kashikatte Ganapathi Temple, a very ancient and Ganapathi idol installed by sage Narada and Kukke Shree Abhaya Mahaganapathi, one of the biggest monolithic statues of Ganapathi. It is 21 feet tall and the architecture of the shrine is in Nepali style. Visit Adisubrahmanya Temple and then main temple and get the diving blessings of Lord Subrahmanya. After that you can visit other small shrines like Uma Maheshwara Temple, Samputa Narasimha Temple, Hosaligamma and Kukke Lingas. Check out the hotel and drive to Bangalore. On arrival at Bangalore, you will be transferred to Bangalore and drop at a designated point in Bangalore. Karnataka Mukti Kshetra Temple Tour Package ends with the delightful memories and divine blessings.