Known for its stunning beaches and adventure activities, Goa in India is paradise on earth, and crazy nights. Goa looks incredible! Those spectacular beaches, the magical underwater life, relaxed days in the sunshine, it looks like one of the dreamiest places on the planet! Agree or not?
India’s 7th tiniest state, Goa is known as the “Pearl of the Orient” with packed full of unique things to do. So, don’t think Goa is somewhere you can explore in a few days. If you want to really discover, give yourself a good chunk of time to explore, and mix up beach time with adventure activities and beach shacks too.
Here’s a list of secret beaches in Goa revealed by us for the ones who seek the unusual.
Calangute beach in Goa, also known as ‘Queen of beaches’ is counted among the best beaches in Goa. This beach is a popular tourist attraction in Goa. It has a vast coastline with soft white sand but the waves is rigid. The sunrise and sunset view at this beach is one of the stunning experiences one can have in Goa. Tourists here spend great time sunbathing and refreshing sea breezes in the beach. Calangute beach is also popular for its water sports activities in Goa. One can get an experience of Parasailing, water surfing, banana ride, bumper ride, speed boat ride, and jet skiing. Calangute beach is more popular among visitors due to the availability of restaurants, shopping, water activities, and so on. These several reasons makes Calangute beach overpopulated. The best time to visit Calangute beach is from the month of November to March.
Palolem Beach, also known as ‘Paradise Beach’ is a crescent-shaped beach. This beach is about a mile long which gives privacy with picturesque scenery. This beach in Goa offers a beautiful spot for all types of tourists with different rates varying throughout the season. Palolem Beach is one of the best places to explore Scuba diving in Goa. Beside Scuba Diving, there are various other adventure activities Kayaking, Parasailing, and much more. Palolem beach is an absolute destination for witnessing spectacular sunrise or sunset. usually The best time to visit Palolem beach begins around the end of October and lasts until the end of May.
Baga Beach is popular for its scrumptious seafood that is offered there. The life of night at Baga beach in Goa is even more fantastic. This beach is the haven to some of the astonished night clubs which are always packed with the dance freaks. As the sun sets down, party mode is on at this beach. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions of Goa which is also popular for water sports activities like parasailing, jet skiing, surfing, snorkeling, kayaking and much more. Doing shopping at this Beach Market will be the best experience in itself. The best time to explore Baga beach is from the month of October to February.
Capped with a lot of palm trees, Majorda Beach is popular for its delicious seafood which is quite diverse and the taste is delicious. You will get numerous hotels which are quite popular in Goa. The calm waters of Majorda Beach are ideal for swimming, though it is suggested to stay close to the shoreline, especially if you don’t know how to swim. Majorda is an ideal place for leisure activities and adventure water sports such as jet skiing, water skiing, parasailing and much more. The best season for visiting Majorda beach usually begins around the end of October and lasts until the beginning of May.
Anjuna beach is popular for its splendid natural and serene beauty capped with coconut trees and soft white sand. You will get to enjoy the rave parties which are very popular among the tourists all over Goa and the world. The beach is adjoined to the Chapora Fort. This beach also offers gratifying shopping experience with great items at reasonable rates. The water here in this beach are safe for swimming and ideal for relishing. This attracts a lot of international visitors at Anjuna Beach.
Ashwem Beach, located between the Morjim and the Mandrem beach in North Goa, is the best spot for swimming, sunbathing, relaxing and walking, and much more. This beach is one of the top Beaches in North Goa. It offers a great opportunity to relish and relax. This beach is simply divine, wide, quiet and picturesque with a turtle. The speciality of this beach is that you will find absolutely no visitors, no stalls, no restaurants or cafes, nothing just the palm trees, the gazing waves and you.
Candolim Beach, located between Sinquerim beach and Calangute beach is another relatively soft sandy beach that due to erosion can be narrow in some places. This beach offers various water sports in Goa like parasailing, jet skiing, windsurfing and so on. Fishing is another activity for those who love a calm and serene environment in Goa. Yoga and meditation have attracts a lot of tourists here because of the peaceful atmosphere. The greatest tourist attraction near Candolim Beach is Aguada Fort. Tourists of Goa usually shop for classic handicrafts, brassware, shell crafts, and casual apparels. Visitors in this beach can get different hotels, ranging from budget hotels to 7 star hotels. The best season for visiting Candolim beach usually starts around the end of October and lasts till the end of March.