Colva - Demographics and Geography - Location


Colvá is located at 15°16′34″N 73°55′02″E / 15.27611°N 73.91722°E / 15.27611; 73.91722. It has an average elevation of 1.1 metres (3.1 feet). Colvá's main village market is located after the church which is about 2.3 km away from the beach, there are various other shops after the cross road called as four roads towards the beach. Recently in the 21st century, Colvá has 3 subdivided beaches firstly main Colvá beach which is the prime beach, secondly Sunset beach (towards betalbatim) which is less congested and then Baywatch beach (towards Benaulim at Sernabatim). Colvá is 8 kilometers (5.0 mi) from Margao and 40 kilometers (25 mi) from Panajim. The closest railway station is in Margao followed by Vasco da Gama, Goa. The airport is Dabolim Airport (GOI) at Vasco da Gama, Goa. The neighbouring villages are Betalbatim and Benaulim, The city is Margao.

Distances around Goa (from Colva): Margao - 8 km Vasco - 35 km Mapusa - 53 km Calangute - 56 km Ponda - 28 km Dabolim Airport - 28 km Panjim - 40 km Tiracol - 82 km

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