Patnem beach is an appealing alternative to south Goa’s popular Palolem beach for those who don’t want to be right in the middle of the action but still want some entertainment. It's lined with beach shacks and huts, yet there’s plenty of space for everyone.
Patnem Beach is one of the quietest and most secluded beaches in South Goa. Located in the town of Canacona, This little patch of golden sanded beach stretches for about 1 kilometer and is indeed a secretly guarded, mesmerizingly beautiful destination in South Goa. The beach is known for its peacefulness and beauty as well as the succulent seafood that is available in the area. Patnem beach is at a distance of 39 km from Margao and about 64 km from Goa International Airport. You can hire a cab or book fixed rate prepaid taxis at Goa airport and reach Patnem Beach in less than two hours.
The peak season in Patnem Beach is during the cooler months from October to late March, when the cool and pleasant weather and calm seas make perfect weather for swimming and other beach activities. The beach is popular for its comfortable shacks, luxurious resorts, warm climate, and cleanliness. yoga is the second biggest reason that makes Patnem Beach one of the favorite hotspots amongst travelers. From basic yoga workshops to intensive yoga training classes, Patnem has it all. Pantem also boasts of amazing seafood varieties that are finger-licking good. The dishes are usually cooked from the fresh catch of fish which doubles the flavor of the food. Apart from the carefully cooked Goan seafood. the shacks and restaurants around Patnem Beach also serve a handcrafted menu of Italian, Chinese and other cuisines.
Patnem Beach is for those who want to enjoy a laid-back holiday away from the hustles and bustles of the tourist crowd. Watersports in Patnem Beach are limited to swimming. The warm waters, shallow shores, and fewer waves form the ideal atmosphere for swimmers to enjoy a day in the ocean waters.