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Benaulim Beach Goa

Benaulim Beach Goa Info

Benaulim Beach in South Goa is popular with the tourists as well as the locals. Benaulim beach is a very quiet and virgin beach still undiscovered by the tourists. However , this beach is famous for fishing expedition .The nearest airport to reach Benaulim beach in Goa is at Dabolim, which is 29 km away from Panaji and 70 km from Benaulim.

Benaulim beach Places Of Interest

The Church of St John the Baptist which is situated on a hill beyond the village and is worth a visit. Feast of St John the Baptist (Sao Joao) is celebrated as a thanksgiving

Bull Fighting Benaulim beach

Bullfights can be seen at Benaulim from early October to late May. The bullfights are usually held in an old rice field with no fences or barricades just outside a village, to the beat of taped Konkani music.

The Beach Bonanza Fair: The Beach Bonanza fair that is held on successive Sundays from mid-April onwards on the Benaulim beach is a must not miss! Frenzied visitors dance in merriment and other entertainment.