Located to the south of Colva beach in South Goa, Benaulim is a golden beach shaded with tall coconut trees along the coastline. It is believed that the region was formed when Lord Parashuram fired his arrow which landed on the area, a mythological lore.
The railway station at Margao is 5 kms away while the Dabolim airport is 27 kms away and easily accessible via prepaid taxis and auto rickshaws. Benaulim is a small cosy place and can be easily explored on foot or by hiring private vehicles. The capital city of Panaji 36 kms away and Mapusa is at a distance of 46 kms from Benaulim.