Betalbatim Beach, Goa
Betalbatim beach is located to the north of the famous Colva beach. Unlike most Goa beaches that are lined up with palm trees, this beach has a numerous pine trees along the shoreline. Betalbatim is known for its clean sands and beautiful surroundings. The beach is located at a distance of 5 kms. from the city of Margao. Tourists who prefer quieter beaches often choose Betalbatim over its more crowded neighbor, Colva.
Often once can see tourists taking a walk from Colva beach discovering that the beach sand gets better and more cleaner as they move away from Colva. Betalbatim is almost deserted save for the few shacks. Betalbatim can be reached by bus from Margao.