The Siridao Beach is the perfect place to be visited by the Nature lovers. The topography is attractively captivating. The turquoise Arabian Sea, the rocky stretch with its various little puddles formed in the crevices, and the seashells picturesquely arrayed at the sea shores, are among the various beautiful features that nature displays at the Siridao Beach.
Besides being highly scenic, Siridao beach is known for a number of attractions. The chapel of Jesus of Nazareth at the top of the hillock is simply gorgeous. The chapel overlooks the awesome coastline. Thus it allows the visitors to enjoy a magnificent view of the fascinating bay. The church is a fine example of the Portuguese architecture and the Easter feast held here is attended by a huge number of devotees. Apart from the church specified above, there is the Holy Souls Chapel. It was constructed in 1973 by the well-known Lucio Miranda.
There are three statues at the village entrance. They are shown to play musical instruments. Statue of a dog can also be seen with these quirky figures. And there is the Siridao cave. Though the cave is man-made and carved out of a single cell, its construction dates back to the 6th or 7th century. No wonder, the locals almost revere it as their local heritage.
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Best Time to Visit Siridao Beach
It is in between October and March when the weather is highly pleasant and cool.
Stay Near Siridao Beach
Cabana Dempo with a highlighted Portuguese architecture is an impressive heritage hotel. However, if you want a more economical accommodation, you may opt for a suitable accommodation near Bambolim. Bambolim Beach Resort at the Bambolim-Siridao Beach border not only offers a comfortable stay, but also an easy access to both the beaches.
Restaurants Near Siridao Beach
You may enjoy dining at the beachside at the restaurants like 4 Corners and Leda Seashells. The Siridao village also offers various interesting dining options where you can enjoy yummy Goan cuisine.
Tips for Visiting Siridao Beach
It is advisable not to practice swimming because of the rocky terrain.
How to Reach Siridao Beach? A number of buses move to and from Panaji to South Goa via the Siridao Bus Stop at NH66. It is a walking distance from the bus stop to the beach. However, renting a vehicle or hiring a taxi would allow you to enjoy the Goan landscape.
Air: The airport at Dabolim is the nearest one, situated only at 20 km from the Siridao Beach.
Rail: Madgoan Railway Station is the closest railway station located at a distance of merely 30 km. Madgaon also has a bus station well connected to most of the prominent Goan localities.
Road: KTC bus stand, Panaji, just 10 km away, is a prominent Goan public transport center. You may catch a bus to Siridao. If you are looking for a private transport, turn off NH66 near Siridao Bus Stop. Follow the road till you reach the Siridao beach.