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Vagator Beach

Bardez, India
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As featured in Goa on a budget
Ranked #2 of 20 Attractions in Bardez
Type: Beaches
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description: A clean, quiet beach with good value restaurants and close to a flea market selling local souvenirs.
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Bangalore, India
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The beach is against a cliff. There is a flea market at the entrance. Beautiful and serene beach. Then you walk down the rocks and few stairs then you are at the beach. We spent around hours wandering at the beach. You can read more in my blog- http://snigdhamajumdar.blogspot.in/2014/08/goa-and-monsoon.html

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I have visited almost all commercial beaches in goa and I really liked this one. It had the least crowd and was very peaceful. We were there for more than an hour and it was really nice just sitting on the beach and spending some time. It is a beautiful beach and definitely should not be missed. It is very... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is a less crowded beach and peaceful compared to the other famous beaches around. I make it a point to spend some time on this beach every time I visit Goa. The water is also much better for a swim. Its good to spend until evening here. It gets very dark as its not lit up as Baga. But... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Went there in an evening of Oct'2013, The beach is scenic. From Chappora fort, which is nearby this beach, you can get to see the beach and river which meets the beach, it's simple awesome, there exist 1 restaurant "Le Blue Bird", run by a simple, friendly family, we came from Arambol, just to eat there, and it was worth... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Don't miss to visit this beach. Sea waves, white water on rocks..scenic place. Feel like sea is dancing on rocks...cool breeze especially in rainy season. Simply wow. Location was good but there is not much restaurants.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This rocky beach is nice and peaceful. Mostly visitors, but it doesn't have shacks, so mostly no drunk groups. The small market has some interesting tit-bits.

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Jodhpur, India
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Excellent place with superb view of Vagitor beach. Take water bottle along with u,,,, as u need to walk much high,,,,, this place is like isolated and u will no rush here

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Pune
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Visit the beach at the time Sunset, I guarantee you will have a time of your life. There are rocks inside the sea water, where u are not supposed to climb up, though you will enjoy the view from outside as well. During Sunset, the light in both water and rock simply creates a Utopian environment.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Clean, beautiful, serene place....surprisingly underrated compared to other goa beaches....Surprisingly, I would rate it above not only indian but also european beaches I have visited so far.

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New Delhi, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Its a good rocky beach... there is uphill land next to the beach which offers excellent view of the beach... Lots of tourist shops ideal spot of tourist shopping... The beach was not very well maintaned at the time i was there... the color of the sand is absolutely black which i presume is due to the big rocks also... More

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