Top 10 must visit beaches in South Goa

  • Colva Beach

  • Palolem Beach

  • Agonda Beach

  • Varca Beach

  • Utorda Beach

  • Mobor Beach

  • Cavelossim Beach

  • Betalbatim Beach

  • Majorda Beach

  • Bogmalo Beach


Colva beach is one of the largest beach in South Goa. Colva Beach is famous for its fine white sand and coconut trees.

The Portuguese architected buildings around Colva beach are a major tourist attraction. To get away from the city chaos, Colva is the perfect destination for you to go and relax.

You can see tourists sunbathing here in summer.

You will find some of the well-known restaurants in Colva. Harry’s Bar, The Garden, Club Margarita, Furtado’s Shack are to name a few.


Palolem Beach is one of the most famous beach in South Goa. It is famous for its dolphin cruise rides and fishing. There are many beach shacks & bars on the Palolem Beach. For accommodation you will find plenty of options on Oyo rooms in goa, Fab hotels in Goa, Airbnb in south Goa. You can even crash at some palolem beach resort, or spend your time at palolem beach huts.

If you visit Palolem, then don’t forget to try some authentic Goan cuisine. A Goan thali is a must.

Agonda Beach

If you are looking for peace of mind, Angonda Beach is the answer. Peace means sunbathing without any disturbance. As this beach is not commercialized, You wont find many shops & shacks on Agonda Beach. At agonda beach, huts are mostly preferred by tourists.

Varca Beach

This is one of best beach of Goa. It is clean and with soft and fine sand. It is less crowded than other North Goa beaches and hence may be the best place for families. The amazing shape of the beach will let you see the whole beach standing at one spot. A long streak of silky sand will make awesome photography during sunsets. Many resorts and hotels are nearby. Club Mahindra in Varca is popular among tourists.

You can walk down to have a look at beautiful sunset over Arabian sea enjoying playing and swimming inside safe and clean sea. A must visit if you happen to stay in South Goa.

Utorda Beach

Utorda beach is a pristine yet happening in South Goa. Beach restaurants at Utorda are worth trying.  White sands and relatively safe for swimming make it a wonderful choice if you have your own transport. If you don’t, pick up a car from car rental in Goa.

Mobor Beach

Mobor is a picturesque and lively beach, filled with tourists and adventurers.  You will see fishermen sorting and drying there catch on the beach.

Cavelossim Beach

Cavelossim Beach is perfect destination for kayaking or enjoying catamaran sailing.

It is a very popular beach and also counted as one of the most mesmerizing beaches of India. It’s simply a perfect destination for honeymoon couples, adventure freaks or beach lovers. It’s a romantic getaway and one can’t afford to miss the pleasant atmosphere & beauty of Cavelossim.

Betalbatim Beach

Betalbatim Beach is famous for dolphin spotting. July is the best month to visit the Betalbatim Beach. It is considered picturesque of all in India because of the combination of greenery and sand.

Majorda Beach

Majorda is a clean and wide beach with golden white sand, which gets wider at the center because a small stream meets the Arabian Sea here.

There are a few beach shacks where you can spread out that serve tasty Konkani, Russian, continental, Indian food, and drinks. You can go on long walks. Or you can just sit back and relax, enjoying the beauty of nature.

Bogmalo Beach

Bogmalo is located 4 kilometres from the Dabolim airport.

There are numerous beachside shacks on the Bogmalo Beach. The Bogmalo Beach Resort is considered to be one of the best resorts in Goa to check into.