One of the lesser crowded beaches of North Goa; Ashvem is a rocky little beach with scattered coconut trees and is an ideal place for a family picnic. Ashvem beach is also known as a nesting site for the famous Olive Ridley turtles which can be observed during the months of September to February.
The nearest railway station to Ashvem beach is at Tivim near Mapusa and is 24kms away. Catch a bus or hire a taxi or auto rickshaw to get to Mapusa. From Mapusa, you can board a local bus at the Kadamba bus stand in central Mapusa to get to Ashvem. The Dabolim airport is 60kms from Ashvem, with prepaid taxi service available to get to the beach.