Majorda Beach Tourism

Majorda Beach Tourism

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Majorda Beach Info

  • State: Goa
  • Famous for/as: Beach
  • District: South Goa

Majorda beach is a popular beach of Goa situated in the southern part of Bagmola. It is located at a distance of 4 km from Margao and 5 km from the Colva Beach. The beach is 18 km from the Dabolim Airport. Many of the other popular destinations of Goa like Arossim, Benaulim, Velsao, Varca, Ponda, Salcette and Bogmalo lie at short distances from the Majorda Beach. 

History of Majorda Beach

Majorda beach comprises long lanes of palm grove trees and its clear water comes from the Arabian Sea. According to Indian mythology, Lord Rama came to this beach in search of his wife, Sita due to which the southern part of the beach is also known as Cabo-de-Rama. According to another mythological tale, Lord Rama was once kidnapped in his childhood and brought to Majorda beach.

Things to do in Majorda Beach

Majorda beach is famous for its bread and bakers. This was the place where the tradition of baking European style breads, started. The famous Goan Toddy, which is the fermented breads made from the sap of coconut palm, was discovered here.

The beach is also famous for hosting the Goa Christmas Carnival every winter. Swimming at the beach is a special attraction, and sufficient number of lifeguards is available on the beach for safety and security. 

The most popular attraction at the Majorda Beach is the Mae De Deus Church. The Church was found in 1588 A.D. After being destroyed in 1738, it was rebuilt in 1739. Visitors can participate in water sports like jet skiing, water skiing, parasailing, etc., go to explore nearby villages or simply relax on the beach, which are also included and offered as a part of Majorda holiday packages.  

Travelling to Majorda Beach

Goa is the connecting point for tourists travelling to Majorda Beach. Tourists can reach Majorda Beach by air, rail or road. The Goa airport, railway station and bus stand are well connected to the destination and travellers can hire taxis, two-wheelers or use local transport to reach Majorda Beach.

Accommodation options in Majorda Beach

There are a number of hotel options in Majorda Beach. Apart from beach resorts, the destination also has heritage hotels, budget staying options and guesthouses as well as lodges. 

Majorda Beach is one of the weekend getaway options for travelers living in Bogmalo and Margao.

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Majorda Beach Traveller Reviews

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V J

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  • V J
  • 42 photos
  • 33 Reviews
  •  4 helpful votes
  •  439 readers

"Good place for relaxing"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted 1 month ago
Majorda beach in south Goa, quite far from airport. Beautiful and peaceful place. Not many restaurants and bike rent shops as like in North Goa. So higher price than North Goa. Beach is clear and good for swimming. Must stay and relax for some days there.
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Vivek Kumar

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  • Vivek Kumar
  • Lives in Lucknow
  • 7 photos
  • 2 Reviews
  •  26 readers

"Nice beach to chill in silence!"

  • 5.0/7
  • Posted Mar 20, 2017
Visited this place in December, 2016. It was my first trip to Goa and I was very excited. Have been to most of the Beaches in Goa in my 4 days trip but found this one very interesting.
Fortunately, this was the first beach I visited following the rest but loved this one the most. Very silent, less crowded and good food with very mild music.
If you are looking for a beach not full of humans, this one is recommend.
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Rajan Jagadeesan

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  • Rajan Jagadeesan
  • Lives in Chennai
  • 15 photos
  • 20 Reviews
  •  11 helpful votes
  •  4414 readers

"Pleasant Experience"

  • 6.5/7
  • Posted Nov 10, 2014
It's a very clean and quiet beach. Lots of activities for kids and families alike are there. Many restaurants along the way to get a taste of Goa. It's in the southern part of Goa and can be less populated than the northern part, where tourists usually flock - so if you like a quiet spot, choose the southern part of Goa, and you will not be disappointed.
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Sajid

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  • Sajid
  • Beachbum
  • 4 photos
  • 11 Reviews
  •  17 helpful votes
  •  6332 readers

"Excellent beach and fun with family"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Sep 20, 2013
It was a calm beach. Life guards present for any emergencies. And the best part was the overall beauty of the beach. With backwater (rain water) flowing in the beach and plenty of space there is a lot we could do with the family. We were here early in the morning and had an excellent time at the beach with the family.
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Deepak Das

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  • Deepak Das
  • Beachbum
  • Lives in Margao
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  • 5 Reviews
  •  2 helpful votes
  •  4499 readers

"Super Refreshing Beach Holiday"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Sep 19, 2013
I am a regular traveller to Goa. It is one of my ever favourite destinations in India. I love the quiet and calm beaches, hence Majorda is my favorite. If I feel the need of noise and crowds then I just go towards Colva the Commercial beach of South Goa. My Stay at Johns Highland Comfort Guest House was restful and relaxing with all modern amenities like WI FI Internet, Refrigerator, AC, Modern and Clean and Spacious Bathroom and Toilets. Lived in a Goan Village of Majorda with Goan houses surrounded all around the Guest House of Judy's. It was one superb relaxing holiday at Majorda beach.
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Manish Kumar

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  • Manish Kumar
  • Lives in Delhi
  • 2 Reviews
  •  2 helpful votes
  •  2192 readers

"isolated and good beach"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Jul 2, 2013
Majorda Beach is isolated and very good beach to relax. one can spend cossy moments here with their partner. you will not get any disturbance here from other people. accommodation is easily available here. Water sports are also available here. One can get bar and restaurant very easily and at affordable price.

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: sight seeing is good. water sports are available. not good for shopping as it is an isolated beach with very less crowd. restaurant and bars are easily available.

Activities & things to do: nothing much to do. no shopping.

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: one can reach here by taxi or auto from railway station or airport. apprx 15 km from railway station and 20 km from airport.
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Seeta Khanduri

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  • Seeta Khanduri
  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 2 Reviews
  •  1 helpful vote
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"fun at goa"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted May 28, 2013
goa is a great place for fun,shopping and relaxing.its more fun if u go with friends n family.

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: food was great, enjoyed happy hours with unlimited drinks.

Activities & things to do: great activities for kids,massage centre and many other things to do

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: u can go by air,train.bus,car etc.
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Prateek Sihag

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  • Prateek Sihag
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"Majorda Beach"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted May 23, 2013
It was a nice peaceful beach with loads of greenery around. Way to the Majorda beach is worth a mention . You have to travel via road through lush green paddy fields. Green waves of the fields looming in winds seems to welcome you to their blue counterparts of the arabian sea. If you looking for a peaceful place away from hustle and bustle of city, to cherish beautiful moments with your partner the Majorda beach can be a place to be.

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: The beach is a calm rather a secluded one. with no place for shopping or eating or even people to bother you. it'll be the just 'the lord of ocean' and you.

Activities & things to do: Just sing 'OHHHH LOOOORD OF OCEAN, MAKE A HIGHHHH TIDE RISE'; unleash 'the little you' and explore the other side of GOA. :-)

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: It is advisable to hire a self driven vehicle from north goa to explore this region as its difficult to procure the same in south goa.
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Rajesh Parwani

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  • Rajesh Parwani
  • Lives in Hyderabad
  • 2 Reviews
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"EXCELLENT"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Mar 2, 2013
Goa is good place, majorda itself is good place, they have gym, casino, restaurants, play area, good rooms, good resort

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Not find much attractive, bagga beach was good experiance again, good place to see, delhi darbar - good food

Activities & things to do: Lots of casinos, activity on beaches, discos.

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: Travel any way but plz through good agents only for good packages U can take bikes for ride, have a nice trip...
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Rajesh Guravannavar

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  • Rajesh Guravannavar
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  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 2 Reviews
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"Majorda getaway"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Feb 5, 2013
Clean and less crowded beach.
Away from the city.
Good place for relaxing but not for shopping.

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Has very good hotels around like Alila Diwa, Royal Orchid etc...

Activities & things to do: Para sailing, boating etc...

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: Nearer to Goa airport. Taxi may be the only best way to reach this place.
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