North Goa’s famous beaches


Beaches of Goa are world famous and tourists arrive in great numbers every year to witness the majestic Goan coastline. They not only provide pleasant views for visitors, but also give them a perfect dose of adventure with various kinds of water sports. Travellers love Colva beach located near Panjim, owing to its picturesque surroundings and proximity to many other south Goa beaches. A popular festival called ‘Fama of Menino Jesuse’ is celebrated ever year on the third Monday of October, which draws huge number of visitors. Variety of fruits and drinks can be enjoyed while having an exciting time on this beach.

North of Goa has beaches that are often abuzz with parties and festivities contrary to quietness of their southern counterparts. Among all the North Goa beaches visited by tourists, Anjuna is a popular one which has good restaurants, pubs and shacks.

Baga and Calangute are often crowded with visitors, but offer an opportunity for everyone to buy handicrafts and souvenirs from local markets. Visitors can indulge in underwater diving and other adventurous activities like wind-surfing and jet skiing. The Goa beaches video offers excellent previews of such places for the benefit of travellers planning a vacation in this region.

Presence of many hotels and resorts on beachfront are of great benefit to people visiting Goa. The Colva beach alone has many such places where visitors can book luxurious accommodations. Excellent varieties of local delicacies can also be savoured due to the presence of several shacks.

Almost all beaches are located quite close to these resorts, much to the convenience of tourists. Other attractions in nearby locations can also be visited while staying in any of them.

Prominent among them are Shri Damodar Temple, Rivona’s Buddhist caves and Jama Masjid of Sanguem. Travellers can also enjoy Kayaking, sailing, speed boating and other such activities.