Thousands of tourists throng our beautiful beach State of Goa every year. With all the major beaches crowding up, don’t you feel the need to just sit back on the beach and relax in solitude, hearing to the tides and having a coconut drink perhaps. Well do not worry, we have compiled here 10 beaches of Goa that are completely unspoiled and untouched that would let you have some nirvana time.
1. Ashvem Beach
Located in North Goa near the Morjim and Mandrem beaches, Ashvem is relatively a less crowded beach generally popular amongst European tourists. It is one of the most ideal beaches in Goa for swimming in Goa with shallow and calm waters.
2. Kakolem Beach
Also known as the Tiger beach, Kakolem beach in South Goa is one of the most secluded beaches in the coastal state with abundant scenic beauty. The surrounding views from the cliffs at this beach is astounding. This beach is generally visited by adventurers and nature lovers. It is one of the best places to relax and spend time away from the hustle – bustle of Goa.
3. Agonda Beach
Agonda is a pristine beach in South Goa with clear blue waters and white sand. The beach is long with very little crowd, fringed with palms and an overlooking hill on one side. It is a perfect destination for sun bathing, taking a stroll and lazing around amidst the beautiful surroundings.Image Courtesy
4. Cola Beach
One of the most remote beaches of Goa, Cola beach is nestled in South Goa with the vast Arabian Sea on one side and Mountains on the back side. It is completely unspoilt and one the most beautiful beaches of Goa, visited by only a few people. The other attraction of this beach is a natural fresh water lagoon with the backdrop of palm trees located only a few metres away from the sea.Image Courtesy
5. Butterfly Beach
A hidden beach cove at the northern end of the Palolem beach in South Goa, the Butterfly beach is the home to some of the most exotic species of butterflies, crabs, fishes and aquatic life. Dolphins have also been spotted around this beach. One can take a small boat ride from the Palolem beach or go through a 2 hour trek through woods to reach this place. With blue water, golden sand, swaying palm trees and cool sea breeze, this place is one of the most picturesque places in the entire country.Image Courtesy
6. Querim Beach
The northernmost beach of Goa, Querim beach lies at the mouth of the Terekhol river. Also known as the Queri beach, it is a peaceful haven, calm and serene destination away from the otherwise bustling Goa.
7. Galgibaga Beach
Also known as the Turtle beach, this beach is located in deep South Goa on the banks of Galgibag river. This beach is a pristine stretch of golden brown sand overlooked by splendid palms,. It s also the nesting ground of the endangered Olive Ridley Turtles.Image Courtesy
8. Polem Beach
Polem beach is the southernmost beach in Goa with vast stretches of white sand, a few colourful shacks and palm trees. It is one of the relatively lesser visited beaches of Goa nearing the Karnataka border. The breath taking blue ocean at this beach is interrupted by tiny islands all along the coast.Image Courtesy
9. Talpona Beach
Located in the Cancona region of Goa, the Talpona beach has clear, calm and clean waters. With very little visitors and a beautiful landscape dotted with palm and pine trees, it is one of the best beaches to relax away from the hustle and bustle of the Goa.Image Courtesy
10. Betul Beach
Devoid of any commercial distractions, the Betul beach in South Goa has a hillock on one side and is laced with coconut plantations on the other. Largely hidden from outside, the Betul beach is secluded, beautiful and serene.Image Courtesy
Aren’t these places worth checking out? With a little dose of peace and leisure, these places can surely make you feel the true bliss. Make sure that you note these places down the next time you are planning a vacation to Goa.