Colva is a small village in south Goa on the shores of the Arabian Sea. It
lies 39 km away from Panaji, capital of the Indian state of Goa.
Goa has a consistent climate through the year with just meager fluctuations
in the temperature. December and January might require light woolens. April
and May are warm. The period from June to October brings heavy rain, almost
up to 400 cm. The temperature during the summers ranges from 24°C to
32.7°C and during the winters it ranges from 21.3°C to 32.2°C.
About Colva Beach Goa
With 20 km of virgin white sands, palm fringed, and sun drenched beaches,
Colva beach Goa is the most loved beach for Goans. Goa Colva beach is pride of Salcette
and the only rival to Calangute by its scenic splendour. The natural &
unique blend of sand, sea and sky is harmonious and enchanting. Colva beach is
given the title of 'Queen of Beaches in India', as this beach has no equal
in India. It's like a paradise, with 40 Km of unstopped white sand fringed
with coconut palms along the whole of its length and a warm, calm sea. The
silver-gray, powder-fine sand of the beach has been the inspiration for many
folk tales and songs.
Main Attraction of Colva Beach Goa
Nossa Senhora de Merces (Our Lady of Mercy) Church
The church is famous for its annual religious event-Fama of Menino Jesuse
(Child Jesus)-since the 17th century. The predominantly Catholic community
celebrates it on the third Monday of October every year. It is one of Goa's
most popular feasts and a big fair is held on this occasion.
Tourist Activities At Colva Beach Goa
The seen on the beach is colourful, with tourists both - Indian and
foreigners, as well as locals -can be seen strolling in colourful dresses.
Many of them can be seen having a sunbath on the golden sands. The novelty
stalls and the drink stands on the golden sands under the moonlight makes
the evening on the Colva Beach simply romantic.
Colva - Excursions
About 2 km away from Colva is the Benaulim, which is more peaceful and
serene than Colva.
The Church of St John the Baptist is situated on a hill beyond the village
Benaulim and worth a visit.
Colva Beach Resort
Enjoy comfortable stay at Colva beach resort during your visit to Colva beach Goa. The resort provide top class facilities and amenities to its guests. Colva beach resort is a popular staying option for tourists at Colva beach.Location :
Colva, South Goa Number of Rooms:
Attached bathrooms, modern bath accessories, tea / coffee maker, mini barFacilities :
Help desk, travel assistance, doctor on call, STD / ISD, car rental, currency exchange, airport transfers, safe deposit