An Ultimate Guide for Incredible Holidays to Goa Beaches

The ‘Sunshine State’ of India, Goa has become the central tourism spot. The hunt for having a relaxing place, with the pleasing sounds of sea waves and a spot to remarkable sunbath isminevitable ends here. Goa will suffice to appease all your traveling desires. Its long beach litany offers endless enjoyment opportunities along the 105km long stunning coastline. Amidst these
all, many has secured their place in the top Indian beaches.
For your ease to pick the best seaside location, here I am sharing the best beaches, you must visit on your Goa itinerary.

Baga Beach

The most famous Baga beach is worth deserving the first place in the top Goa beaches with its marvelous nightlife, delectable cuisines, stunning beach parties and all. If you love to stay in the crowd besides enjoying the tranquility of the beach, then this beach will be best suit you. It’s best for adventurous and recreational activities.
Things To Do

  • Wider opportunity for water sports activities, viz. Motorboat ride, banana ride, jet skiing, river cruise, dolphin rides, and many more.
  • Good for overnight trips and weekly tours with enjoyable houseboat rides.
  • Good for Ayurvedic and therapy spa.
  • The monsoon fun park can fill your day with fun and adventures.
  • Worthy shopping point

It is located in north Goa and in the contiguous beach stretch’s end.

Morjim Beach

After long traveling, this is the best spot bestowing absolutely serene environ to scoop off all your fatigue. Not just the summers, but in the winter peaks as well, this beach is worth your visit. Here, visitors love watching Olive Ridley turtles all day long.
Things To Do

  • If you love watching rare Olive Ridley Sea Turtles then this beach is a must-visit. You areallowed to click pictures with those turtles but offering them food is strictly prohibited.
  • Famous for water sports adventures
  • Enjoy watching dolphins, seagulls, water birds like kites, kingfishers and many more.
  • Best to refresh yourself by taking a sunbath and relaxing on the sun beds.
  • Best of Indian and Russian cuisines.

It is located near the Chapora River. It is in Pernam, Goa.

Calangute and Candolim Beaches

With golden shimmering sand, lip-smacking food options, especially seafood and all other Goan food options, Calangute beach are the perfect one for fascination. Its friendly atmosphere encases everything to make your holidays the most memorable. On the second hand, Candolim beach is well known for the sand dunes, serene cosmos, and stunning scenic vista. The whole year, this beach, witness thousands of tourists. It is less Crowdy comparing to other Goa beaches.
Things To Do

  • Water sports activities- banana rides, paragliding & parasailing, jet skiing, bumpy rides, surfing, catamaran sailing etc. You can carry on these activities till 4 pm only. In excessively windy or rainy days, these are prohibited, otherwise carried on in the whole year.
  • Get Ayurvedic massages for skin rejuvenation besides refreshing body and mind. If you are suffering from a migraine or severe backaches, then these Ayurvedic massages will prove a savior for you.
  • Its nightlife is quite popular. Also, there are several clubs and pubs around the beach to add perfect enchantment in your life.
  • Sunburn festival is celebrated in December for three days, giving opportunities for endless enjoyment.
  • Here, you can find several Indian yoga centers promising you to keep fit and healthy always.

Calangute beach is located in Bardez, North Goa and Candolim Beach are located in South of Calangute beach, in Bardez Taluka, Goa.


Sinquerim beach is well known for golden sand, palm trees, beach shacks collection and many more attractions with tranquility. Its towering palm trees add an astonished look to the whole of this place. its scenic beauty attracts countless visitors here annually.
Things To Do

  • Favorable for water sports, water rides and overall all the water adventures.
  • Well-suited for fishing excursions
  • A perfect spot to watch dolphins and click pictures.

This beach is located in North Goa, near Panaji and away for about 13 km from Panaji.

Vagator Beach

For nature lovers, Vagator beach is inevitably the best place to visit. its picturesque vista with rustic beauty suffices to spend the most memorable time with lifetime memories. Just keep your necessities and forget all your worries by getting drenched in its brimming natural beauty and exclusively serene environ.
Things To Do

  • Enjoy at rave parties
  • Go for shopping on every Saturday in Flea market organized on this beach by Germans.
  • Appease your taste buds with delicious Greek food.
  • Enthrall in Open Air Clubs
  • If you plan to visit here in December, then don’t miss Sunburn festival, which is perfect for the lasting enthrallment. It’s organized in December’s last week.

Located in North Goa, it is in Bardez Taluka and presents exactly 13 miles away from Panaji.

Anjuna Beach

Situated on the skirts of Arabian sea, Anjuna beach is quite a prevalent beach among worldwide tourists and long-stayers. Either you have preconcerted about your trip to Goa or not, just reach here, you will get all the amenities if you forgot to bring anything important here. The vast sand expanse and swaying palm trees vouch for complete tranquility. The surrounding rocks impart the most peculiar appearance to the overall outlook of the beach.
Things To Do

  • You can do here Paragliding and Jet skiing beside some of the water sports. The best part is, the prices of these activities are quite low compared with other beaches.
  • This is perfect for brisk walking and relishing the beauty of nature surrounded in this beach. Its palm trees, beautiful rocks, and perfect seaside will make your day.
  • For Ayurvedic massages, Reiki, Yoga, this place has abundant of opportunities. Particularly, these are known as Oceanic and Brahmni. Every day and weekly sessions are available.
  • This beach has everything to quench your hunger and to satisfy you with all the enthralling activities.

This beach is located in Bardez taluka and from Panaji, it is present at about 18kms distance. Along with Goa west coast, it forms an indivisible part of extended beach coastline.

Arambol Beach

If low budget is abstaining you from enjoying your holidays on the beach, then this beach will be the best pick. From food options to full-fledged accommodation, everything is available at low price here and you can certainly enjoy the family vacations here without going beyond your pocket constraints. The cuisines here are most prevalent.
Things To Do

  • You can hone your surfing skills by reaching the famous ‘Surf Wala’ here from the SDurf Cub located here.
  • Arambol mountains can bestow you the best experience of sightseeing. The sight of the sunset here is actually soul soothing.
  • Yoga centers offer yoga and meditation courses. You can join it to keep yourself fit.
  • Enjoy volleyball game on the beach.

From Panaji, it is located at 43 km away. To the south, it borders Mandrem beach and on the north side, Keri beach is bordered by it. Dabolim Airport is quite near to it.

Palolem Beach

If you don’t want a crowded beach, then it’s surely the best place to enjoy. It guarantees for the serene environs with the breathtaking scenic view. There are good swimming options for the swimmers. Yes, this beach is not so developed, but still, it bequeaths the charm in a perfect way here.

Things To Do

  • As already mentioned, abundant swimming options are available at your disposal here.
  • Align your mind and body by attending yoga classes here.
  • Traditional culinary delicacies will appease your taste buds.
  • Enjoy boat trips and spot dolphins in the sea.
  • Take a stroll to Monkey Island near it.
  • A fine opportunity to have Ayurvedic massage.

This beach is located in South Goa’s city Canacona. From Margao, it is 40 minutes away and from the market town of Chaudi, it is located at 2.5 km distance.
Colva Beach
Colva beach is famous for trance beach parties. It always stays crowded with not just Indians but also foreign tourists. If you love the hustle and bustles at beaches then this would surely suffice to provide all the happiness to you. Its surrounded beauty of coconut trees and golden sand makes it adorable and picturesque.
Things To Do

  • You can visit Our Lady of Mercy Church known for its architecture and overall beauty.
  • Try any of the water sports here and enter into the most adventurous world.
  • Perfect for leisure activities like, walking, laying down, sea bathing, sand palace making and all.
  • This beach has numerous restaurants, bars and famous for the parties and stunning nightlife.

From the North side, it meets the Bogmalo beach and from the south one, it connects to Rama beach.

Benaulim Beach

Bestowing complete serenity and lovely circumference, this beach are perfect for couples. This is not much crowded, so it’s the most suitable to those who love spending time with sun, sea, and sand only without any bustle around. You can stay and gaze the sea waves, and relish with sun rays for hours without any disturbance at all. So, let the sun and sea waves kiss your soul here. You will get a number of cuisines options too.

Things To Do

  • Famous for fishing
  • A lot of attractions like temples, churches are situated here, so can have a great time visiting here.
  • Enjoy amazing nightlife
  • Enjoy doing leisure activities here.

From Colvo Beach, it is just 2 km away. It is located in South Goa between Varca and Sernabatim beach.

Bottom Line

The Goa coastline has enough to offer you and make your excursion memorable for the lifetime. Then, when are you visiting Goa? Add all these beaches to your Goa list for unending enjoyment here. If we are lacking in providing information of your favorite beach, then do share the name in comment box. It would be a pleasure for us to serve you with relevant information about all your most loved beaches.

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