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GoaCentral > Beaches of Goa > Benaulim beach

Benaulim beach

This tranquil beach is located 2kms south of Colva Beach. The village of Benaulim is one of the largest in Salcette taluka. Legend has it that this is the place where the arrow shot by Lord Parashurama, incarnation of Lord Vishnu, landed. It is also holds a special place for Goan Christians as it is the birth place of the venerable Father Joseph Vaz.  It is famous for its furniture and handicrafts.  The beach is peaceful and secluded.

Approach 

There are a number of buses leaving from Margao  KTC bus station and the many buses to Colva Beach also may extend services to Benaulim. 

Accommodations

There are a wide variety of choice of accommodations  available.

Local Infrastructure

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Nearby Banks   -  Bank of Baroda, nr. Maria Hall, Benaulim.

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Nearby Currency exchange centers

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Post office - Colva Post Office, Colva.

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Restaurants around Benaulim

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Nearby Internet Cafes

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Hospitals - Hospicio Hospital, Margao- Tel: 705664

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Drug store / Pharmacy

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