Hiking in the beautiful Benaulim Beach – South Goa Trek – Day 3

The third day of the Youth Hostel Goa trekking consists of a long flat 11-kilometer walk from Benaulim beach to Cansaulim beach. In between, we visited some well-known most beautiful, and cleanest south Goa beaches. This location is great for spending time with friends while on vacation.

What to expect on day 3 of Goa trekking?

We packed our belongings and walked the rest of the way. In little time, I had seen the majority of the so-called famed beaches in southern Goa. Sernabatim Beach, Colva Beach, Betalbatim Beach, Sunset Beach, Majorda Beach, Utorda Beach, and Arossim Beach were all visited. For a variety of reasons, this is a perfect location.

Benaulim Beach - Cansaulim Beach

I saw pricey water activities, parasailing, surfing, boats, kids playing, fishing, beach volleyball, and intoxicated people. I even noticed family photoshoots and destination wedding celebrations taking place on the coast. The majority of Goa’s resorts and fine hotels are concentrated in this region.

South Goa beach is a beautiful location with a clean beach that is less congested, making it perfect for New Year’s Eve celebrations. A lovely location for water sports such as speed boats, parasailing, and a variety of other water sports.

Few commonly asked questions

Is Benaulim beach safe to visit?

Absolutely! One of the cleanest and safest beaches in South Goa. This location attracts a large number of international tourists and is less congested. Beach hotels in Benaulim are popular in this region.

Does Benaulim Beach have shacks?

When visiting Benaulim Beach, stop by this picturesque beach hut for some delicious steaks and mashed potatoes. Thursday nights are especially lively as well-known DJs spin vintage, techno, and rock oldies. If you want to dance to the music, there’s also a hardwood dance floor.

Ravindra Joisa at Benaulim Beach, South Goa, India

Which beach is better colva or benaulim?

Beaches in and around Colva-Benaulim. Benaulim is around 2 kilometers distant from Colva and is more tranquil and serene than Colva. Benaulim offers a retreat to experience nature in all its splendor with few people who do not disrupt its quiet. The historic Portuguese homes may still be seen.

Is Benaulim beach in North or South Goa?

Benaulim is a hamlet in the Indian state of Goa. It is located in the Salcete taluka of the South Goa district, and it borders Colva village to the north, Margao to the northeast, and Varca village to the south. More on Benaulim beach can be found in Wiki.

Camping overnight and the next day

Even though it was a long flat walk, the beach was a lot of fun and we camped overnight at Campal Sports Complex. The next day, day 4 of the Goa trek saw us enter the rain forest of the western ghats, beginning with the train ride and continuing with the climb to Dudhsagar basecamp, which required us to cross many streams. More info here – Day 4 – Cansaulim to Dudhsagar Camp. The place is known for some endangered wildlife.

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