Largest Lord shiva statue and Gopura in world.
Murudeshwar Temple, uttarkannada, incredibleindia
Murudeshwa is a town in Bhatkal Taluk of Uttara Kannada district in the state of Karnataka. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and like all other major South Indian temples; a 20-storied Gopura is being constructed on the temple. It is 249 feet tall is considered the tallest Gopura in the world. It was constructed in its present form by the businessman and philanthropist R.N. Shetty.
This temple is bounded by the Arabian Sea and Western Ghats. Murudeshwar is one of the most famous tourist places to visit in Karnataka, for its pilgrimage importance apart from being a popular beach resort. The sea on three sides surrounds the temple towering on the small hill called Kanduka Giri. This is a great place to watch the sunset. Murudeshwar is also known for the Murudeshwar Fort and wonderful beaches. Nearby Netrani Island is also a very popular spot for tourists as it offers excellent boating, snorkeling and scuba diving opportunities.
The best time to visit Murudeshwar is from November to February.
Its nice to visit once there and have enjoyment with spiritual experience .