CST Station is one of the busiest stations in Mumbai and can be accessed by road and railways.
You'll board the 21:30 hours Mangalore Superfast Express (12133) that should reach Kumta by 09:00 hours the next day.
This four-day beach backpacking trek in Karnataka takes you to the gorgeous white sand beaches and swaying coconut trees of the Arabian Sea, ending at Gokarna. During the day, you'll explore 10 beaches between Kumta and Gokarna, jump onto a ferry, let the waves lap around your ankles, and enjoy untouched beaches. The evening will be memorable as you'll camp on the beach, gathered around a crackling campfire, maybe singing songs, with the sea nearby. At night, you can choose to sleep ina tent or just lie on the sand and fall asleep with the sound of the sea in your ears. You might be able to spot dolphins, and with only 4-5 hours of trekking each day, you'll be able to end the day with a swim.
You'll be trekking along the pristine beaches that line the stretch between Kumta and Gokarna. These beaches have blue water and white sand, and are famous for being quieter than nearby Goa. There are very few shacks on the way, and you'll have some beaches completely to yourselves. You'll start at Kumta Beach, and proceed to the beaches of Vannali, Kudle, Nirvana, Belekan, before ending at the famous beaches of Gokarna: Paradise, Half Moon and Om Beach. You'll be camping at Belekan Beach, which is a remote beach that offers a gorgeous sunset.
Go beach-hopping on this tropical trek and explore the secluded beaches of Karnataka. | Enjoy a slow-paced trekking adventure. | Spend time on quiet beaches with warm, tropical water. | Camp on Belekan beach, with a campfire and the sea beside you.
You'll meet the operator at CST station and board the 21:30 hours Mangalore Superfast Express (12133). It is an overnight journey to Kumta. Do carry light snacks, a small water bottle and a light jacket for the journey. Overnight in non A/C sleeper coach.
Overnight transit in non A/C sleeper coach.
You'll board the train from CST Station to Kumta Station. It is an overnight journey and no meals will be provided today. Do carry light snacks, a small water bottle, light shawl/jacket for the journey.
No meals provided today.
If cancellation is done 30 days before the departure of the Gokarna beach trek: 75% of the trip cost will be refunded.
If cancellation is done 29-15 days before the departure of the Gokarna beach trek: 50% of the trip cost will be refunded.
If cancellation is done 14-10 days before the departure of the Gokarna beach trek: 30% will be refunded.
If the cancellation is done 0-5 days prior to the start of the Gokarna beach trek: no refund.
No show: No refund.
If you wish to transfer your booking to someone else, or reschedule to another date, the cancellation policy will apply, and only the applicable refund amount will be transferred or rescheduled.
Smoking cigarettes, chewing tobacco or consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited on this Gokarna beach trek.
You must stick with your group at all times.
No damage should be inflicted on monuments or natural environments.
You must adhere to the instructions of the trek leader at all times.
Taking photos or selfie near the edges are not allowed.
Participants are requested to carry trash back and dispose it in dustbins.