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South Goa

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South Goa covers the southern half of the state of Goa in India.

Regions[edit]

Map of South Goa
South Goa


Cities[edit]

  • 1 Margao — cultural and commercial capital of Goa
  • 2 Vasco da Gama — a major port city with a large Indian naval presence

Other destinations[edit]

  • 1 Agonda — is a great spot for sunbathing, relaxing and swimming, with still relatively few tourists
  • 2 Benaulim — a small town and beach with easy access to shops and hotels
  • 3 Bogmalo — a small beach-side village with spectacular sunsets
  • 4 Colva — a beach located South Goa easily accessible from Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore
  • 6 Palolem — a small town with one of the most beautiful beaches in Goa
  • 7 Patnem — a small town with a beautiful beach
  • 8 Xeldem — a scenic village important in agriculture and noted for its Shree Sateri Shantadurga Temple

Understand[edit]

Get in[edit]

The Dabolim airport in Vasco da Gama is Goa's only airport.

Get around[edit]

See[edit]

Beaches[edit]

Sunset at the Palolem beach

From north to south

  • Bogmalo Beach
  • Colva Beach - This beach's spectacle of sea, sand and sky blend in a enchanting natural harmony, weaving their magic spell on the visitors. Known for its scenic beauty.
  • Benaulim Beach, bordering Colva Beach
  • Cola Beach - a remote, unspoilt beach for those seeking complete peace and relaxation, 10km north from Agonda.
  • Agonda Beach - a small and quiet beach, near Palolem Beach
  • Palolem Beach - a scenic and popular beach in extreme south Goa.
  • Patnem Beach - a small and quiet beach, bordering Palolem Beach

Do[edit]

  • Visit "Turtle Beach" just south of Patnem
  • Check out the historic Portuguese colonial houses in Old Goa
  • Try some yoga classes or learn how to teach yoga

Eat[edit]

Drink[edit]

Stay safe[edit]

Go next[edit]

Dudh Sagar Waterfall

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