Sinquerim beach located 14 km from Panaji is one of the best beaches in Goa. s a beautiful beach that has a spectacular stretch of sand. It is located in the south of the famous beaches like Baga, Calangute, and Candolim. It is an ideal place for swimming. In off-season, it’s not so busy and no shacks nothing presently there, but in the season many people gather there to have fun. Its best and silent beach and from there getting a nice view of the fort. The beach at Sinquerim lies adjacent to the Aguada beach. Near the beach, one can see the famous historical fort Aguada that was built by the Portuguese to defend them from any attack from the sea route.
Scuba Diving, water skiing, fishing, and windsurfing are common activities here. People spend good time enjoying it until the sun sets completely. Additional choices at Sinquerim beach are trips to spots and sightseeing.
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.
Do not mix alcohol/Drugs with Swimming, as 80% of drowning victims are between the age of 20 to 40 and have consumed alcohol or drugs.
If in troubled not panic. Just raise one arm and wait for the lifeguard to rescue you.
Never Swim after Sunset.
Never Swim Alone.
Keep your cell phone in your language or hand out another person before going into the water.
In the case of crimes, victims are advised to report to the nearest Police Station.
How to Reach:
You can either hire yourself some transport or use public transport, there are lots of choices available. For taxis, motorbike taxis and autorickshaws you can nearly always find some available near and it’s best to negotiate the price before you get in. The nearest Train station is Pernem or Tivim near Mapusa and the nearest Kadamba bus stand is in central Mapusa. To reach Sinquerim from Mapusa or Pernem you can continue by local bus or taxi. If you planning to just have a ride then either take a Taxi, Cab or rent a Bike. So you can view the rest all nearest beaches and other attractions.
14 km from Panaji – 28mins
39.6 km from Dabolim Airport – 58mins
48.5 km from Margao Railway Station – 1 hour 13 mins
21.8 km from Thivim Railway Station – 38mins