Varca Beach, Goa - How to Reach | Varca beach Tourist Guide

Varca Beach is one of the popular Beach destinations for the tourists travelling into India and that too particularly for the leisure travelers who travel to Goa.

Varca Beach is much quieter than the other beaches which are well known in the state of Goa. Even though it is not among the favourite beaches of Goa, the beautiful scenery of the palms that dot the entire lining of the beach will remain etched in your minds.

About the Beach

The beach gives you the glimpse of the traditional fishing villages in Goa. You can see many thatched houses and the wooden shacks in and around the beach. It is believed that this beach was inhabited by the Christian fishing folk of Goa in the earlier days.

Other Beaches around Varca

Benaulim is the nearest beach and is located just about 2 kilometers to the north of this place. The other beaches which are nearer are Colva, Cavelossim and the Mobor. Sunbathing and swimming are the most common activities in the Varca Beach, you can also go for Dolphin watching ad watch breathtaking sunset. Yoga and meditation are also offered in the hotels and resorts of the area. eating out is the main fun in these shores. There are restaurants and the beach side shacks offering you the best of food from the cuisines of Goa, India and other international as well. The sea food delicacies from the goan traditional cuisine are the best.

See: Travel and tour operators in Goa

Famous resorts

Club mahindra Varca Beach Resort
Varca Palms Beach resort
Country Inns and suites
Colonio Jose Menino
Ramada Caravela Beach resort.

There are homestays also which many tourists seem to prefer in the recent days. The tourists into India find that staying with the hosts in their home gives them an insight into the traditions and cultures first hand from the villagers of the area. You can find some lodgings at the family houses as well.

How to Reach

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This beach is located at about 2 kilometers from the Benaulim Beach in south Goa. The beach is easily reachable from Margao which is just 18 kilometers from Varca.
Dabolim airport is located at about 47 kilometers away from the beach. The Margao railway station is the nearest one and is 18 kilometers away. Buses auto rickshaws , taxis and private buses are available as roads transportation from dabolim and margao as well.

The best way to enjoy beaches in Goa is to join a conducted tour arranged by many of the travel and tour operators in Goa. You can also hire Cars or Motorcycles in Goa.


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