Siolim Goa

About Siolim Goa


Calm river, green village and warm peopeple, it’s the Goan village, Siolim. Siolim lies in the bank of river Chapora. It is famous for its rich natural resources, heritage and its culture. Siolim is basicially a plateau with lots of back waters, small rivers and fertile land. This village is a well known village of North Goa. It is considered to be one of best stay to the tourists because of its well connectivity with entire North Goa. One of the biggest attraction of Siolim is Sao Joao festivel. Sao Jao or Festival of St John of Porto in English is a festival that happens every year during Midsummer, on the night of 23 June (St John's Eve).

Accomadations:

In recent trend many tourists prefer to stay in service apartments since these service apartments are spacious in compared to hotels and comes with kitchen. It gives a feel of a home away from home. These are very suitable for families and couples and also come within budget. In peaceful villages like oxel and siolim one can get a really good deal in gated communities with different facilities like our apartment Siolim Serenity.

Places to visit:

Siolim is one of prime location to visit all the north Goan beaches like:
Querim Beach.
Kalacha Beach.
Arambol Beach.
Mandrem Beach.
Ashvem Beach.
Morjim Beach.
Chapora Beach.
Vagator Beach.
Ozran Beach.
Anjuna Beach.
Baga Beach.
Calangute Beach.
Candolim Beach.
Sinquerim Beach.
Coco Beach.
Kegdole Beach.

Other than beaches:
Tropa Church.
Victorious life fellowship church.
Dadoba Temple.
Ganpati visarjan spot.
Santa Cruz Church.
Devi kalika temple.
Ganesh Mandir.
Holy Cross Church.
Ram Narayan Mandir.
Lakshmi narayan temple.
Our lady of the sea church.
St. Anthonys Church.
Sateri Devi Mandir.
Ajoba Devasthan.

Activities:

Anyone can also book a house boat or speedboad ride on Chapora River with close view of mangrove forests and wild animals.

Resturents:

Within 6 to 8 km circle from Siolim there are lots of famous resturents, some of those are considered to be best in Goa like:
Thalassa at Vagator.
Jardin d'Ulysse at Morjim.
Gunpowder at Assagao.
Bean Me Up at Anjuna.
Ciao Bella at Assagao.

Other than those resturents, Amancio Classic Bar and Family and Anand Bar and Restaurant are most famous resutrents here.

Markets:

If anyone staying in rental appartments like Siolim serenity and cooking foods, then no need to warry; Siolim markert is full of resources. Siolim fish market one of the richest fish market in Goa.

All photographs captured by Prithwi Mondal