Goa’s Best Beaches
Goa is well known for its beaches and for good reason, it has a beach for everyone; from the party centers to the quiet reclusive beaches tucked away in some corner of the tropical paradise. In this article we will have a look at some of the best beaches trying to cover as many of the different types as possible.
Baga & Calangute:If you are planning to come to Goa you would have definitely heard of the Baga and Calangute beaches. These beaches are probably the most tourist friendly in all of Goa, the beaches are well connected by transport and have lovely restaurants and a wide range of hotels that cater to your every need.
Palolem is widely regarded as the hidden jewel of Goa’s beaches. Situated near Cancona in the southern corner of the state, the beach manages to avoid most of the crowds and still has all the amenities you’ll need. The best way to experience the Palolem is to book a shack by the beach, rent a bike and roam the area. Patnem beach situated adjacent to Palolem is mostly hidden from visitors and is also worth visiting.
Anjuna is well known for its flea markets every Wednesday and the party scene almost every night. Curlies at the southern end of the beach is one of the most happening clubs here. The unique vibe at this beach owes its existence to the hippies that called Anjuna home in the sixties.
Agonda beach is a beautiful secluded beach that in south Goa. This picturesque beach is prefect to spend a lazy day at. It is also home to a turtle centre established to protect the Oliver Ridley species. It must be said though that this beach is not a place to go swimming as the sea has steep drop offs near the coast and has a rough high tide.
Well this is our round up of what we think are Goa,s best beaches. Do you think we left any out? If so do let us know in the comments.