Goa and its beaches do not need an introduction! The state is well known for its spectacular beaches and it is very difficult to shortlist only 10 beaches as each one of them is unique from the other. It is a place with swaying palms, food shacks, flea markets, water sports, nightlife, the beautiful & unique beaches that just makes Goa as one of the must visit places in India.
If you are visiting Goa, then do visit these 10 beaches, each one of them being different from the other.
1. Baga Beach:
Baga Beach is the most famous beach of Goa, known for its stunning nightlife, beach parties, and mouth-watering seafood delicacies. Shacks serve authentic seafood and local drinks with foot tapping music.
2. Candolim Beach:
Candolim Beach, located close to the famous Princess River, is known for its unspoiled scenic beauty.It is famous for scrub-covered sand dunes are the major attractions of this beach of Goa.
3. Calangute Beach:
Calangute Beach, famous for its golden shimmering sand, is lined with amazing shacks which offer authentic Goan cuisine and drinks.It is best for shopping destination in Goa. Also, indulge in some of the best water activities like parasailing and water-scooter rides.
4. Arambol Beach:
Arambol Beach is the northernmost beach in Goa. Simple huts, very close to the cliff, are perfect for people looking at budget accommodation.Another attraction is the giant Banyan tree in the jungle valley. Paragliding is the most famous activity on this beach.
5. Anjuna Beach:
Anjuna Beach is known for its gently swaying palm trees and a vast expanse of sand. Unusual rock formations impart a unique mystical appearance to the beach. Wednesday Flea Bazaar, which offers an extensive range of Goan apparel, funky jewellery, mementoes etc is available.Full moon parties with trance music are famous for this beach.
6. Colva Beach:
Colva beach is located 6 km from the city in South Goa. This less crowded beach has 20 km long stretched white sands coastline. Its exotic scenic beauty makes it an unusual and unique beach in Goa .A large concrete roundabout marks the end of the beach road and the entrance to the beach ,filled with day trippers,package tourists.
7. Sinquerim Beach:
Sinquerim Beach is a beautiful beach with a vast expanse of golden sand and a scenic backdrop of imposing Fort Aguada. Water rides and water adventures are famous on this beach. Fort Aguada which is a perfect example of engineering marvel, Aguada Lighthouse.
8. Vagator Beach:
Vagator Beach is known for its rustic beauty and picturesque greenery. People love to enjoy a relaxed stroll along the stretch of the beach with the amazing natural beauty all around.Chapora fort famously referred to as the ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ Point.
9. Palolem Beach:
Palolem is undoubtedly one of Goa’s most postcard-perfect beaches a gentle curve of palm-fringed sand facing a calm bay. But in the season it’s bursting at the seams. At night you can listen to live reggae as the sun sets or dance in silence at a headphone party is famous on this beach.
10. Agonda Beach:
Agonda Beach is a fine 2km stretch of white sand framed between two forested headlands. Lots of foreigner-run yoga, meditation and Ayurveda courses and classes set up in the season, and local boats can take you on trips to other beaches or spot dolphins.
So, what are you thinking? Pack your bags and zoom down to Goa!