Top things to do in North of Colva

Top Choice Seafood in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Zeebop by the Sea

The most famous beachfront restaurant north of Colva, Zeebop is renowned for its excellent seafood and party nights. Stylish and award-winning Zeebop is set a little back from Utorda’s main beach but still has a san…
Top Choice Cafe in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Carpe Diem Art Cafe

Carpe Diem is an art gallery showcasing local artists and a creative learning centre housed in a beautiful old Portuguese mansion, but for the average passing traveller it's also an excellent cafe. Admire the artwor…
Chapel in Cansaulim, Arossim & Velsao

Three Kings Chapel

It's the hilltop views, rather than the plain little chapel itself, that should entice you to take the steep road east off the coastal road up to Three Kings Chapel. On clear days, you’ll have a gorgeous, camera-fri…
Goan in Cansaulim, Arossim & Velsao

Tempero

Gorgeous upmarket Goan cuisine is crafted at this fabulous ITC Grand restaurant, which offers the piquant flavours of the region’s specialities in all their glory. Unsurprisingly pricey, but try the vindalho or the …
Goan in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Martin’s Corner

An award-winning local legend, Martin’s Corner, near Sunset Beach, is a great place to sample upmarket Goan cuisine and seafood in a relaxed setting back from the beach. The xacutis and vindalhos are superb, and the…
Indian in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Raj’s Pentagon Restaurant & Garden Pub

Raj’s is as much a place to come for the live music as to eat, though the food is pretty good and the ambience welcoming. Decent garden setting, great seafood and Goan favourites, and regular musos on stage in seaso…
Beach in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Betalbatim Beach

Betalbatim’s sands, just to the north of Colva, are a good example of what difference a few hundred metres can make, as calm, quiet and pastoral as Colva’s are touristed and traffic-clogged. Betalbatim itself consis…
Multicuisine in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Greenland Bar & Restaurant

Just back from Majorda’s southern ‘Cabana Beach’ you’ll find cute long-running Greenland, with a faux garden and a couple of horses. It serves up some great Goan specialities including xacutis (a spicy chicken or me…
Beach in Betalbatim, Majorda & Utorda

Majorda Beach

Approached through pleasant, leafy Majorda village, Majorda Beach is a smarter, more organised option than neighbouring Utorda, with half a dozen Russian-dominated beach shacks, all serving up the standard beach men…
Beach in Bogmalo

Bogmalo Beach

Bogmalo's curving, palm-fringed beach is less than 500m long, from the Bogmalo Beach Resort to the creek at the northwestern end. It doesn't have seasonal beach shacks but does have a sprinkling of more permanent be…