Mention the word “Goa”, and slowly swaying palm trees, golden sands, dreadlocks, beer, hippies, dance parties, yoga retreat scenes seem to come to mind. Sunsets are special for more reasons than you would imagine and sunset spots in Goa are aplenty. For one, they define romance. Whether you are with a loved one or enjoying your solitude, sunsets will always prove to be magical! The sun looks like an orange sphere, and its wonderful colors spread throughout the sky, making it comfortable and warm. And above all, they give you the feeling that no matter what`s going on in life, the world is beautiful and it is all going to be okay. A good companion and sunset can certainly be one of the best experiences in the world. Accommodation in Goa is convenient for people with every budget and Eko stay in Goa makes the same possible for you!
Have you ever thought that sunset would be one of the best reasons to visit Goa? Therefore, if you are planning a trip to India’s best beach destinations, here are 8 must-see spots to witness the magic of the setting sun.
- Pousada By The Beach Restaurant
The popular but hidden Calangute Beach Restaurant, is located at a hop and skip distance from the beach and is surrounded by a lush jade patch of greenery. Grab a seat, order some Goan seafood delicacy and get an uninterrupted sunset view from here. Oh so romantic! The two adorable dogs here, go by the names – Chai and Biscuit – and are your best companions to enjoy the sun and sand with!
- Chapora Fort
Known as the “ Dil Chahta Hai” fort just after the blockbuster Bollywood hit “ Dil Chahta Hai” was shot here. It is one of the iconic Goa spots which is visited by thousands of visitors that come here every year for the beautiful surroundings, amazing sunsets views, and of course photos at the iconic Dil Chahta Hai spot at the Fort. Sit on the fort’s wall, by the sea and enjoy the gorgeous sunset views.
- Sinquerim Beach
One of the most scenic beaches in Goa is Sinquerim beach. This is one of the least -crowded beaches here in Goa, which is located close to the Candolim area. Visit this place for mesmerizing sunset views. As you walk on the pathway adjacent to the forts, admire adorable views of the sea and the setting orange ball of fire.
- Anjuna Beach
Anjuna is one of the most popular beaches in North Goa, also known as “Hippie Beach”. Visit the beach before sunset, sit in one of the beach huts, grab a glass of your favorite drink and listen to loud music on this rocky beach. Notice that the color of the sky changes from blue to yellowish to orange. Mother Nature always has the ability to surprise us. Curlies is a beach hut to view one of the best places to watch the sunset in Anjuna. Anjuna Beach is widely popular for its spectacular sunset views. Visit this beautiful place before sunset and immerse yourself in the beautiful environment and stay a an apartment or a private villa in Anjuna.
- Palolem Beach
Palolem is one of the most beautiful beaches in South Goa and is known for its stunning views that offer nature lovers and photographers. Add a sunset to the brilliant white sands of palm groves on this crescent-shaped beach and you’ll have the sight of staying with you forever! Located on the west coast, Palolem Beach is popular for its enchanting sunsets. Glittering water and white sandy beaches look attractive.
- Candolim Beach
One of Goa’s longest beaches, Candolim Beach is a quiet yet beautiful beach. As the sun sets, it provides a breath-taking view. It is a beautiful beach where enjoying the sunset is a once-in-a-lifetime experience you’d always remember. Here you can enjoy a variety of water sports and delicious seafood. One of Goa’s longest beaches, Candolim Beach, is sometimes referred to as the gateway to other popular beaches in the state. The beaches start from Fort Aguada and are relatively quiet and perfect for relaxing, but activities such as parasailing and water skiing are available for water sports enthusiasts. At walking distance there are plenty of homestays, apartments and private villas in Candolim, you could hire for your stay in Goa
- Thalassa Restaurant
If you visit Goa, you know that Thalassa is probably one of the most famous restaurants we have. It’s the perfect spot for a beautiful sunset between two points on the mainland over the Chapora River. Indulge in delicious Greek food and enjoy Thalassa’s madness with dance shows, fire-breathing, plate smashing, and more. The sunset table must be booked in advance, as it is always one of the most requested tables here.
- Chronicle Vagator
Vagator Beach has a retro bar named The Chronicle, which is the best spot here to savor the views of the setting sun in North Goa. Place yourself on any of the tables at the bar and get ready to enjoy unforgettable views of the sunset. Sunset, cool breezes, lip-smacking food, and the booze are an orgasmic combination. Located right next to the Chapora Fort is the stunning Vagator beach, one of north Goa`s biggest attractions. Villa with a pool in Vagator, apartments, homestays is a better option to live at than your regular hotels in the locality.