: Located towards the south of Utorda and north of Betalbatim in Slacem.
How to Reach : The nearest air
route is at Dabolim Airport which is 26kms Dabolim Airport, and a prepaid
taxi costs around 300 rupees to reach there. The train will drop you at
Madgaon Station(14 kms) and autos are available from there. Buses leave from
Margaon. Drive down NH17 Autos showroom. Look down for the sign of Majorda
Best Time to Visit : The best
time to reach Majorda Beach is during November to January.
About Majorda Beach
Majorda beach is a very serene and lonely beach and a person not
wanting to get disturbed by other crowded beaches, it can very well
prove to be an escape destination. It is indeed one of the most
beautiful and fascinating beaches of Goa.
Attractions in and around Majorda Beach
Mae De Church
Founded in 1588, Majorda Mae De Deus Church that was reconstructed in
April 1783 with a big statue of Joaquim Fernandes, who won a gold medal
at Republic Day.
This is the beach immediately to the north of Majorda and is the
northernmost beach on the Salcete coast. To get here, continue straight
up the road from Majorda towards Velsao. Utorda is just few kms away.
Further South from Majorda, Betalbatim also borders Colva . The village
was converted to Christianity in the 16th century. It's most famous
resident is India's cricketer Sachin Tendulkar who has a holiday house
Kenilworth Beach Resort offers a water sports center managed by
professionals are open to the visiting tourist and non-residents.
Fun And Food
Majorda is a perfect place to experiment with food. You can have
various exotic foods as per your choice, specifically fresh seafood,
schezhuan specialties and steaks. There are various options for your
comfortable stay as there are plenty of luxury hotels and budget
shelters. The Majorda Beach Resort is the most renowned with world-class
comforts and facilities amongst the many resorts.
Apart from excellent restaurants at the resorts, there are a few
clusters of beach shacks close to resorts offering good choice from the
cuisine of Goa, India and Europe. Betalbatim has a few good restaurants
and beach bars. Interestingly designed as a pirate ship, Treasures is a
popular casino cum disco at Majorda Beach Resort Goa.