Murudeshwar is a place with beautiful nature and spiritualism.The most visited place Murudeshwar temple is the famous for the huge statue of Lord Shiva near the Sea increating its beauty.
In a distance of 2 kilometers from Murudeshwar Railway Station, Murudeshwar Temple is an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The town was earlier called 'Mrideshwara' and later renamed as Murudeshwar following the construction of the temple. Murudeshwar is renowned abode of Lord Shiva and also a popular pilgrimage centre in South India. It is one of the main areas to visit in Murudeshwar.
In a distance of 20 Kms from Murudeshwar, 25 Kms in Bhatkal & Netrani Island is a tiny island in the Arabian Sea which is famed for diving/snorkeling. It is also referred to as Netragudo & Pigeon Island. It is one of those hardly any areas for snorkeling in Karnataka.
In a distance of 500 m from Apsara Konda Bus Stop, 7 kilometers from Honavar, 28 kilometers from Kumta and 20 kilometers from Murudeshwar, Apsara Konda Falls is a small waterfall located in the Uttara Kannada (North Canara) district of Karnataka. It is one of the scenic tourist spots around Murudeshwar.
In a distance of 2 kilometers from Murudeshwar Railway Station, Murudeshwar Beach is a beautiful beach situated near Murudeshwar Temple. This beautiful beach is situated just beside the Kanduka Giri on which Lord Shiva Temple is situated. It is one of the prime areas to visit in Murudeshwar.