Colva Beach pictures
Colva Beach is the oldest and one of the largest resorts in South Goa. It is so much famous that many people call the whole seashore coastline from Bomgalo resort in the north to Cabo de Rama resort in the south with the name of Colva. Colva Beach is definitely the jewel in the crown of Goa beaches, with the breathtaking beauty of which few places in the region can rival.
During colonial times this fantastical resort was a place for relaxing holidays of Margao City high society representatives spending, about the luxury life of which nowadays only beautiful houses and sumptuous villas are testifying.
Today with the development of tourism in the South Goa region Colva Beach resort acquiring more and more popularity every new day. Just few years ago it was a usual fishing village. Fishery is still one of the main business activities of local citizens. Their canoes, tackles, nets and lots of scattered alongside the shore fish for future drying can be seen everywhere here: these stuffs are the integral part of the Goa beaches exotic landscape.
In recent years a process of intense commercialization in Colva Beach is observed. Besides, the resort is developing very rapidly. The countless number of different hotels and new buildings are appearing here, tourist infrastructure is improving with each passing day, more and more services are offered. Despite this, Colva Beach resort is still continues to live with its relative calmness and tranquil rhythm like decades ago. Usually only the central part of Colva Beach, where on weekends crowds of local tourists are coming to, is densely populated.