Goa is most famous for its flea markets, food, cheap beer, nightlife, and amazing beach shacks. But one thing for which everyone travels to Goa is its beautiful beaches.
Most of the beaches in Goa are famous for their crowd, parties, and shacks. But if you are planning a trip to Goa and want something different this time then do look at the list below and give these beaches a visit. In these beaches, you will get some scenic beauty to explore in some calmness.
Palolem Beach, South Goa
Palolem is a beach village situated in the Canacona, Goa. It's one of the most beautiful beaches in Goa because its a natural bay surrounded by lofty headlands on either side. If you want to see Palolem Beach in its untouched form then come here in September or early October.
Miramar Beach, North Goa
Miramar is the beach area of the Goan capital of Panjim, also known as Panaji and is one of the most visited beaches of Goa. It's a golden sand beach with palm trees. The sands of the beach is soft and that makes it the best place for an evening walk.
Benaulim Beach, South Goa
Benaulim Beach is one of the undiscovered beaches in Goa. It's a fishing beach and best known for its calm and peaceful environment. This place only gets crowded when people come for a walk in the evening.
Cola Beach, South Goa
You can call Cola Beach in South Goa as one of the best-kept secrets from tourists. Very few travellers or tourists visit this amazing beach because of the path you need to reach this beach. To reach Cola Beach you need to walk or drive through the difficult path of around 2 km from the main road. Maybe be this is the reason you won't find many people on this beach.
One of the best parts of Cola Beach which you will not find anywhere is its freshwater lagoon. You can enjoy kayaking as well in the lagoon. Cola beach also got some great shakes with the open view of the Cola beach and its lagoon.
If you are thinking of staying at Cola beach then you are in for a treat because you can find a beach hut on the mountain and enjoy the amazing view of Cola beach.
Baga Beach, North Goa
Baga Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Goa. It's really famous for its water sports activities like the banana ride, water bikes yacht, parachute flying, and boat ride. Although it's one of the most crowded beaches in Goa if you are here in off-season time then this beach becomes a beautiful place to take a walk and see the sunset.
Colva Beach, South Goa
The Colva Beach lies about 6 Kms to the west of Margao and is the oldest, largest and the most spectacular beaches of South Goa. The beach consists of fine powdered white sand and is bounded along its coast by coconut trees.
Agonda Beach, South Goa
Agonda beach is in south goa and is a great place to spend some quiet moments because of the fewer tourist population. It's a good place to relax and sunbathing to make all of your stress go away. But not recommended for swimming for beginners because of its strong undercurrent. Agonda beach gives you a long stretch of sand with palm and casuarinas trees in the background with the view of hills in the south.