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Colva Beach

Varca

14.3/5(55 Ratings)

Colva Beach Overview

Ranked 1 of 10 sightseeing in Varca

Colva Beach is located at a distance of around 11 km from Varca and is considered to be one of the largest beaches in the world. Situated on the western side of Margao, the beach stretches over 25 km and is covered with white sands.

Dotted with coconut palms, the beach is located on a coastal stretch that begins from Bogmalo in its north and ends on Cabo de Rama on its south. Sprawling across South Goa's coastline, the beach served as a site of Mundanca or change of air during the colonial rule.

The Colva church, which represents the architecture and lattice work found in the century old houses or villas, is situated nearby.
 

Video Reviews

Colva beach  Video Review

Colva beach

by Abhishek Singh
25th Oct 17
The Most Popular Beach Of South Goa  Video Review

The Most Popular Beach Of South Goa

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
15th May 16
Very peaceful and remote beach  Video Review

Very peaceful and remote beach

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
17th May 16

What travellers are saying about Colva Beach

Experience scale
  • Very Good 12
  • Excellent 12
  • Good 6
  • Average 1
  • Terrible 0
  • Poor 0
  • Below Average 0
Travellers recommend
  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: 1-2hrs
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Sunset
Facilities available
  • Food available for purchaseFood available for purchase
  • Bathroom facilitiesBathroom facilities
  • Camera/Video allowedCamera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowedWearing of shoes/footwear allowed
  • Lockers/StorageLockers/Storage

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Entry:
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86% voted as clean

Reviews and Ratings

Sashidharan balasundaram

Sashidharan balasundaram4.3/5

5 reviews

Experience Water Sports - Para Sailing

Volvo beach is well connected by busses from Margoa, you have frequent shuttles between localities to Colva. Hence its crowded with local people, also has many good beach facing properties with great view of these sunset beaches. There are enough shacks to compare with calagute-Baga beach, however Colva not as happening as those. Most notable attraction is the water sports option, speed boats & parasailing bring many fun lovers to Colva beach. For a first hand one minute para sailing experience you may just pay INR1000. It can be beat the beach shores or in deep waters. Both are fun. Enjoy your tune here!!

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Abhishek Anand

Abhishek Anand5.0/5

38 reviews

Must visit - if in south Goa

from cleanliness, to good crowd, from shopping to good eating joints, you have everything here.the beach is big but still very clean and we like this beach most in south goa.a good beach to visit with friends, family or couples.Dont miss this one if you in south goa.

Manjeet kaur

Manjeet kaur4.3/5

12 reviews

Excellent beach in Goa

great beaches, dont forget to take your swim wear, chips, reading material along, you will just fall in love with the beaches of goa. you would like to spend the rest of your life in goa. some of them even have wednesday flea market, some night bazars, so the beacheS will keep you busy.....

Abhineet Singh

Abhineet Singh5.0/5

1 review

Awesome place

The best ppace i had ever seen... Cool breezes... Drive uu crazyyy... Awesome experiance.. Nice people with ftiendly nature.. Very good place yo visit

Rizwanuddin Rafiq

Rizwanuddin Rafiq5.0/5

2109 reviews

Full of desire for mystery of ocean

Colva impedance to Margao makes it an ideal summer retreat for Margo's residents as well as for visitors and for me. My life is full of desire for the mystery of the ocean, and the heart of the mighty ocean sends a awful sinus through me. It is one of the South Goa's oldest and most developed long white sandy beach, from the Mormugao peninsula in North to Mobor in the South, is the longest uninterrupted stretch in Goa. Today it draws vast numbers of visitors, who spend the day enjoying the lively atmosphere of its beach shakes, set high on stilts and backed by shady palms. These serve delicious grilled lobster and other seafood specialities. For thrilling experience wave riding, para-sailing and few other water sports are available. Once you are back from the beach, it's beyond imagination to presume that we, live in a material world.

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Rizwanuddin Rafiq

Rizwanuddin Rafiq5.0/5

2109 reviews

An ideal Summer Retreat

Colva Proximity To Margao makes it an ideal summer retreat for Margo's residents. It is one of the South Goa's oldest and most developed long white sandy beach, from the Mormugao peninsula in North to Mobor in the South, is the longest uninterrupted stretch in Goa. Today it draws vast numbers of visitors, who spend the day enjoying the lively atmosphere of its beach shakes, set high on stilts and backed by shady palms. These serve delicious grilled lobster and other seafood specialities. For thrilling experience wave riding, para-sailing and few other water sports are available. Once you are back from the beach, it's beyond imagination to presume that we, live in a material world.

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Rupesh Rajbhar

Rupesh Rajbhar2.9/5

1 review

Enjoyed the cool environment beside the seaside

When i was there i got lots of fun and i enjoy and enjoy may more i was went to the family and the seaside is likeCool and the many facility are availble like camera and video camera and the most impotant thing is that there was food is also available that wad really cool day.

Rizwanuddin Rafiq

Rizwanuddin Rafiq5.0/5

2109 reviews

Having Lively Atmosphere

Colva is an Ideal summer retreat for the Margao's Residents. It is one of the South Goa's oldest and most developed beach, It has a very long breadth of 25 Km from the North of Murmugao to South Mobor, it is considered one of the longest stretch in Goa, having white sand and backed by the coconut and palm trees. It attracts a numerous tourists, who the day enjoying the lively atmosphere of its many beaches shakes and their delicious seafood. It has very good connectivity by road hardly 4 Km away from Margao, and it offers various water sports, so the visit become much more memorable, as sea bath is quite safe.

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  • Having Lively Atmosphere

Rizwanuddin Rafiq

Rizwanuddin Rafiq5.0/5

2109 reviews

An Ideal Summer Retreat

Colva's Proximity To Margao makes it an ideal summer retreat for Margao's residents. It is one of the South Goa's oldest and most developed long white sandy beach, from the Mormugao peninsula in North to Mobor in the South, is the longest uninterrupted stretch in Goa. Today it draws vast numbers of visitors, who spend the day enjoying the lively atmosphere of its beach shakes, set high on stilts and backed by shady palms. These serve delicious grilled lobster and other seafood specialities. For thrilling experience wave riding, para-sailing and few other water sports are available. Once you are back from the beach, its beyond imagination to presume that we, live in a material world.

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  • An Ideal Summer Retreat
  • An Ideal Summer Retreat

Rahul Singh

Rahul Singh3.9/5

2 reviews

Beautiful and cool place

during the sunset time visit to the beach feel very awsome like janta..very beautiful and cool place to walk and feel good and happy.food install also awsome their food are too tasty