Goa is well- identified as the ‘State of beaches’ and is one of the most important beach destinations of India known for its nightlife and well- facilitated resorts. Arambol is the most gorgeous beaches of Goa, which is 50 km away from Panjim and is surrounded by thick forests. The picturesque surrounding of the beach attracts Indian as well as International tourists. Arambol is a sandy beach which offers its visitors a peaceful and relaxed experience. Tourists can relish the amazing view of beautiful sunset with boat rides.
The Church of our Lady of Mount Carmel is one of the prime religious sites as well as a tourist attractions near Arambol. The nearby attractions to the beach are- a small water lake, jungle valley and a stone sculpture formed by an American Conceptual and Land art. One can also spend the leisure time shopping at local markets. Get your hands on some amazing traditional accessories, clothes and handicrafts.
Best Time to Visit :
Although the beach is crowded all the time but it is considered that October to March is the best time to visit the Arambol beach when the climate is neither too hot nor too cold.
Places to Stay :
The beach offers comfortable hut homes from where one can have an astonishing sea view. Some of the accommodation options are Lotus Sutra, Arambol Residensea, La Muella, Chilli’s and Pitruchaya.
Places to Eat :
Tourists can get various restaurants and refreshment stalls which serve delicious and affordable food. Some of the restaurants are- La Meulla Secret Garden, Pajis, Café Maitree restaurant and Zenoasis.
Beach Activities :
Tourists at Arambol beach can indulge in a number of interesting activities such as meditation, ayurvedic massages, yoga and shopping. If you are an adventure enthusiast, you can partake in water sports like paragliding at the beach. Kite surfing is also slowly becoming quite popular here.
How to Reach :
One can easily travel to Arambol beach as it is well-connected to all major parts of the country. The nearest airport to Arambol beach is Dabolim International airport which is 29 km away from Panaji and the nearest train stations are Margaon and Vasco-da-Gama, well-linked with all the major cities of India like Mumbai, Delhi and Jaipur. Also, there are frequent bus services available from Kadamba bus stand at Panaji to major cities like Delhi, Mumbai and Jaipur.