Morjim beach is located in Pernem taluka, north Goa. It is the southern most in an uninterupted series of beaches on the coast from Chapora river to terekhol river, approx. 13km in total. Morjim beach is about 2,5km long.The beach stretches from the chapora river bank to a large rock on the beach, this is where Morjim beach ends and Ashvem beach begins. Morjim beach is one of three beaches in Goa, the others are Agonda beach and Galgibagh beach, where the state Forest Department operates a very successfull conservation programe for the olive Ridley sea turtle. The village of Morjim lies stretched out out behind the beach.
Activities: Except for eating, drinking and relaxing on the beach, Morjim beach offers Water sports and trips, fishing and dolpin sigthing, with local fishermen. The area around Morjim is scenic, with lush landscape and quaint villages. All the north Goa beaches and other things to see and do are within easy reach for day trips.
Safety: Always Swim between Red and Yellow Flags, as this area is safe and constantly watched by the Lifeguards.
Red Flags means No Swimming, which means this beach is closed and dangerous.
Don not mix alcohol/Drugs with Swimming, as 80% of drowning Victims are between the age of 20 to 40 and have consumed alchol or drugs.
If in trouble d not panic. Just raise one arm and wait for lifeguard to rescue you.
Never Swim after Sunset.
Never Swim Alone.
Keep your cell phone in your laguage or hand out other person before going in water.
In case of crimes, victims are advised to report to the nearest Police Station.
Sunset at Morjim Beach
How to Reach: You can reach there either by Taxi, Bus or Autorickshaw from Margao, Panaji, Vasco. Its better to take a cab if you are coming from Dabolim Airport. The nearest Train station is Pernem or Tivim near Mapusa and the nearest Kadamba bus stand is in central Mapusa. To reach Morjim from Mapusa or Pernem you can continue by local bus or taxi. If you planning to just have a ride then either tke Taxi,Cab or rent a Bike. So you can view rest all nearest beaches and other attractions.
29.5 km from Panaji – 45mins
52.7 km from Dabolim Airport – 1hr 15mins
62.1 km from Margao Railway Station- 1hr 25mins
20.1 km from Thivim Railway Station – 37mins