Varca Holidays, Goa
Varca is a beach resort situated on the west coast of India,
south of Goa. It is a calm and peaceful area - a contrast to the
livelier beaches found in north Goa.
Varca is also a traditional fishing village, with many boats
dotted around the shoreline. This quiet, laid-back resort has a
range of nearby activities available including golf, fishing trips
and boat excursions.
Who is Varca suitable for?
A Varca holiday is ideal for couples that want a beach break
with lots of sun and sand. Both daytime and evening can be spent
enjoying a slower pace of life. Walkers and cyclists also tend to
pick this resort for its flat, quiet roads.
What are the beaches like in Varca?
The white sands of Varca beach provide perfect relaxation for
holidaymakers. The warm waters of the Arabian Sea can occasionally
be rough further out but for the most part are calm and
Water sports, including paragliding and jet skiing, are
available for those wanting a little more action.
Dolphin watching is a popular attraction in the area with
sunrise cruises on the nearby River Sal.
Close to Varca you'll also find the beach a Fatrade, said to be
one of the most secluded beaches in Goa and the perfect place to
spend a day.
Eating out in Varca
Although there is not a huge selection of dining options on a
Varca holiday, the quality of the food available makes up for this.
Local Goan specialities are the most popular with freshly caught
seafood on offer almost everywhere. Take your pick from beachside
restaurants or stalls and shacks located right on the sand and
sample the traditional fish curries with rice.