The soft white sands, the black lava rocks,
beaches south of Benaulim. These beaches are much cleaner
and quieter than most of the famous beaches of Goa. There
are numerous beach shacks offering a variety of Goan dishes
and seafood at reasonable prices. There are several food
joints around Dona Sylvia where you can get entire package
of good food, good drink, nice service, and a pleasant
service in quite reasonable rates. There are facilities for
Dolphin watching at Betty’s Place as well as boat trips for
Dolphin watching up river Sal.
There are plenty of transportation facilities available to
reach these beaches from Margao. From Cavelossim village,
Margao is 18 km away and buses and autos are available
easily. You can also hire taxis from Dabolim Airport (41 –
48 km) to reach the beach resorts here. To move locally, use
cycles and scooters that are available on hire.
These beaches are home to some of the most exclusive and
luxurious beach resorts in Goa. Accommodation is also
available for budget and economy class travelers though not
on the beach itself.