Patnem beach is a white sandy beach just five minutes away from the popular Palolem beach and is a beautiful place framed by hills and palm trees. The beach offers a number of shacks and restaurants for tourists and is considered to be a quieter, version of its neighbor, the Palolem beach.
Goa’s Dabolim airport is 61 kms away from Patnem. The nearest major railway station is at Margao at a distance of 36 kms. One can take the short walk directly from Palolem beach to Patnem with Colomb beach situated in between. Local buses also travel to Patnem from the KTC bus stand at Margao.