Palolem Beach

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Highlights

Rating
Rated 4.0 / 5 - based on 100 reviews
Attractions : Beach, Nature
Season : October to April
Weather : Summer (32 to 39°C), Rainy (22 to 28°C), Winter (16 to 19°C),

Details

Palolem is a beautiful crescent shaped beach with white sand and great views of the horizon. It is a beach facing two headlands. It remains relatively unspoilt and are manly inhabited by local fishermen. This is also a fishing beach. There are accomodations available along the beach.

Palolem Beach tourist attractions

Palolem Beach

The fact that it is still unspoilt attracts a lot of tourists especially during the holiday season. There are a few shacks offering excellent sea food, drinks, snacks etc. There are local fishermen who offer to take for Dolphin spotting trips. This beach was picturised beautifully in the Hollywood movie The Bourne Supremacy.

Things to do in Palolem beach

  • Stay in any of the beach accomodations available
  • Enjoy the sunset
  • Take the Dolphin ride

Hotels in Palolem Beach

Travel Guide

How to reach Palolem Beach

Nearest Bus Station

There are many buses available from Margao to Canacona village. Palolem beach is very near to Canacona.

Nearest Railway Station

Canacona Railway station is the nearest railway station located on the Konkan Railway. Madgaon railway station is 40 km away from Palolem beach.

Nearest Airport

Palolem beach is 60 km away from Goa International Airport.

How to reach Palolem Beach from Bangalore

Bus

Bangalore to Canacona by bus is almost a 12 hour journey. There are direct buses available from Bangalore to Canacona. Palolem beach is 3 km away from Canacona bus station.

Train

There are trains available from Bangalore to Madgoan railway station. It is approximately a 15 hour journey. Palolem beach is easily accessible through Madgao.

Bangalore to Madgaon (Margao) trains

  • YPR VASCO EXP ( Train no: 17309) - Available on Tuesdays and Sundays
  • VLNK VSG EXP ( Train no:17316) - Available on Wednesays
  • MAS VASCO EXP ( Train no: 17311) - Available on Fridays

Car / Taxi

Bangalore to Palolem beach distance is 558 km. It is approximately a 9 hour drive. From Bangalore, connect to Tumkur road. Follow National Highway 4. Follow State Highway 6 to National Highway 63 in Yellapura. Drive from National Highway 17 to Nagorcem, Canacona. From here, Palolem beach is 2 km. This route goes through Tumakuru, Sira, Hiriyur, Chitradurga, Davangere, Ranebennur, Haveri, Yellapura, Ankola, Karwar and Canacona.

How to reach Palolem Beach from Mysore

Bus

Mysore to Canacona by bus is a 11 hour journey. There are direct buses from Mysuru to Canacona.

Car / Taxi

Mysore to Palolem beach distance is 532 km. It is approximately a 10 hour journey. From Mysore, Take State Highway 17 and State Highway 7. Connect to National Highway 48 in Byrapura. Follow National Highway 206 and National Highway 17 to Nagorcem, Canacona. From here, Palolem beach is 2 km away. This route goes through Krishnarajpete, Channarayapattana, Pattanagere, Tarikere, Shivamogga, Sagara, Honnavara, Kumta, Ankola, Karwar and Canacona.

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