#18 of 85 Places to Visit in Panjim
Distance (From Panjim (Goa)): 42 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours
Place Location: Near Varca Village, Past Benaulim Beach
Transportation Options: Bus / Cab / Auto / Rental Bike
Travel Tips: 1. This place is usually visited from Colva Beach (10 kms).
2. Benaulim Beach (7.2 kms) can also be visited from this place.
3. Sernabatim Beach (8 kms) can also be visited from this place.
4. Cavelossim Beach (8.3 kms) can also be visited from this place.
5. St Roque Chapel (3 kms) can also be visited from this place.
6. Carmona Our Lady of Succour Church ( 5.4 kms) can also be visited from this place.
At a distance of 42 km from Panjim Kadamba Bus Stand, 33 km from Vasco Da Gama Railway Station and 9 km from Margao Railway Station, Varca Beach is one of the most beautiful and exotic beaches of South Goa.
Varca Beach is situated about 2 km from Benaulim Beach. It is one of the cleanest beaches in Goa. This beach is marked by a number of wooden boats, belonging to the fishermen of the city.
Varca Beach is the perfect place for those who want to spend time in peace. The best time to visit the Beach is from November to March. The Varca Beach in Goa is not as commercialized and crowded as other major beaches of Goa.
Varca Beach offers tourists a wide choice of water sports ranging from Jet Ski, speed boat rides, water skiing, Para sailing and many more. This beach is ideal for swimming. Other major attractions of the beach comprises of the Dolphin watching trips organized on a regular basis. You can also indulge in sunbathing, yoga and meditation.
The Varca Beach offers decent accommodation. You can find resorts, deluxe hotels as well as budget hotels near the beach that offer good services and also suit different budgets. There are numerous beach shacks offering a variety of Goan dishes and seafood at reasonable prices.
Best Time to Visit: November - March.