Colva is a village in South Goa and the beach stretches about for about 2.4kms of white sand and coconut palms, it is a famous tourist destination with budget hotels, shacks, pubs etc. It was a popular getaway for the Portuguese when they were in India, this place has a lot of migrants from Portugal, Brazil, Angola etc.
Colva is a famous tourist destination, visited for its beaches, budget hotels, guest houses, beach shacks, food stalls, restaurants, pubs and bars. Colva is enjoyed for its pristine beach. There are many budget hotels, guest houses, beach shacks, food stalls, small restaurants and pubs and bars in and around this beach. If you love swimming, parasailing, adventure activities and wind surfing, do visit this amazing beach on your holiday in Goa.
Best time to visit Colva Beach:
The best time to visit Goa is anywhere between October to March. Average temperatures are around 20 to 30 degrees. The weather is in tune with a happy beachy vacation and the temperatures are perfect for the right sun tan. Goa however, is an all year round travel destination. For the ones who enjoy monsoons, Goa has cool and beautiful monsoons around July - September. But, its best to keep in mind, most of the water activities would be closed off during this season due to high tides and risen water levels.
It is best to relax at one of the many beach shacks or beach front restaurants and enjoy the sunset over the horizon. The evenings are simply magical in Colva.
How to reach Colva beach?
From Panjim, the center of the city, Colva beach is over 27 km away. It would take around 40-50 minutes to reach Colva in a taxi. Taking a cab down south is the best way to get around in Goa.
From the airport, Colva village is around 24 km down south. You can rent a taxi at the airport and head here within 30-40 minutes.
Where to stay in Colva beach?
From luxurious villas, to hotels to pocket friendly places, Colva has it all. Check out the best beach properties in Colva.