Utorda beach lies to the north of the famous Majorda beach. The beach is palm-lined with a strip of white sands sloping gently into the Arabian sea.
Situated in South Goa, Utorda Beach is popular as one of the cleanest, most gorgeous beachside in the area. One of the lesser-known beachfront, Utorda is visited by a selective number of tourists every year who come to the location to unwind and energize themselves. The fastest way to get to Utorda beach from Panaji is to rent a taxi or to drive a car within a distance of 28 km, and also from Goa International Airport. Though renting a taxi could be more expensive than driving your own car, both would take around 45 minutes to reach. you can also take a bus from the Panjim KTC bus stand to Utorda. The journey takes around a couple of hours but is the cheapest option.
The best time to Visit Utorda beach is during the peak season i.e. from November to March. The weather is cooler during these months and the entire area is dotted with vibrancy. There are some activities available at Utorda beach, Water skiing, Windsurfing, and fishing trips, A fishing trip at Utorda beach brings you a chance to indulge in this laid-back activity and experience the Goan way of living. There are quite a few shacks at this beach to relax. Some of them are, Seashell Beach Shack located right on the beach, this shack is perfect for you to chill for the whole day. As It provides free chairs and sun loungers for its guests to relax and enjoy the surroundings. If you want to enjoy Indian as well as international cuisines, there are some popular places to eat near beach-like Balton’s, The palms, and Zeebop by Sea. there is also quite a range of accommodations available near Utorda beach, budget-friendly to luxuries. the shores of Utorda beach are swarmed with local shops and hawkers selling a wide range of products. Some of the things you can expect to find here are beach clothing, trinkets, and handicrafts.
Some places to visit around Utorda Beach:
1. Majorda Beach
Situated halfway between Utorda beach and Betalbatim beach, Majorda is considered to be one of the most gorgeous beach shores in Goa.
2. Three Kings Chapel
Host of the ‘Feast of Three Kings’ festival celebrated on the 6th of January each year, Three Kings Chapel is one of the hidden gems of Utorda beach.