Best Time to Visit Palolem Beach
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One of the prominent beaches in the South Goa beach circuit, the crescent-shaped Palolem beach is well-known for its sweeping expanse of silvery sand and idyllic surroundings. Palolem beach is another top rated and one of the most beautiful beaches in Goa. The sea at Palolem beach is usually calm and quiet. It offers a mesmerizing view of idyllic sea with a gently sloping bed which allows you to walk up to 100 m out from the beach. Another thing that adds to the beauty of Palolem beach are the sea side hut and shacks. You can hire these huts for a day. The price ranges between Rs.150 – Rs.400. However, if you want, there are other accommodations options available which have more facilities than these beach huts.
With the majestic Western Ghats hills rising in the backdrop, the palm-fringed Palolem beach presents an enchanting spectacle. The scenic beauty of the beach fetched it an appearance in the film ‘The Bourne Supremacy’ (2004) where it is shown as the Indian residence of Jason Bourne (Matt Damon).
Compared to some of the prominent beaches of North Goa, the Palolem beach is relatively secluded in nature and sparsely inhabited. Palolem is a fishing beach and one can see fishermen venturing into the high seas in their fishing boats. There is an abundance of Dolphins in this area and enthusiastic tourists often hop onto fishing boats with a hope of spotting them.