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Mind-blowing and underrated !!

This is a really nice place. There is a beach just next to statue. Try to visit this in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JayramG4
Beautiful temple

Beautiful temple with a grand gopuram & a huge siva statue. The lift in the gopuram takes you to... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Departure574526
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 February 2015

Have visited at least 7 to 8 times this temple in last 10 years. Being a Lord Shiva devotee, always look for a chance to visit this temple. The temple is situated on sea shore. Gopur in front of temple is very imposing. Temple itself...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2014

Went to the temple just after finishing my diving tour. Felt quite cool looking at sea from its precincts. There seems to be however no cleanliness maintained in the area around the temple which made my visit experience slightly muted. Overall a nice place to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really nice place. There is a beach just next to statue. Try to visit this in the evening because climate will be slightly cooler and you can even enjoy the sunset. Afternoons are really hot and you'll get get all tired and...More

Thank JayramG4
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Beautiful temple with a grand gopuram & a huge siva statue. The lift in the gopuram takes you to the top from where you can see the entire landscape. The area is clean and well maintained and offers a great photo opportunity.

Thank Departure574526
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The temple is big and the statue of Shiva located above the gopuram of the temple. This is a very famous tourist spot in Karnataka and Goa is very near from this temple.

Thank ArunR1097
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The town of Murudeshwar runs completely on the tourists that come to visit this temple. The statue of Lord Shiva is the biggest I have personally seen till date.

Thank rishib214
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The magnificent Lord Shiva statue is an amazing attraction of this place.. The temple itself is a very peaceful place. Apart from Shiva, there are many other deities are there here.. From the temple you need to further up to reach the place where all...More

Thank Sc0rpionGal
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place.. so scenic. And the entry to the temple is well maintained. The magnificient Shiva statue and the BhooKailasa cave are a treat to the eyes

Thank Madhu_TKrishna
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Extremely well maintained. The place has ample parking facility and a well maintained temple that is a major tourist attraction. Don't miss the lift service that takes you for an aerial view.

Thank uday s
Reviewed 16 November 2017

MURUDESHWAR TEMPLE. This is one of the greatest Lord Shiva temple in the sea shore with a huge 123feet tall Lord Shiva statue in seated position which is second largest Shiva statue in the world. Both sides of the temple is surrounded by beautiful beaches...More

Thank gopa k
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The temple is situated on a rock jutting into the sea. There are golden gopurams above the temple. The entrance gopuram is over 22 story high and can be accessed by a lift till the 18th floor. Accomodation is avalilable inside the complex as well...More

Thank Chandranath S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a temple located near the beach. The temple complex has a huge shiva statue around 123 feet in height and is considered as second highest statue of Lord Shiva in the world. It looks magnificent. The temple also has instilled lifts and you...More

Thank Nikita S
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