Enhancing Beach Safety: Goa Introduces 'No Selfie' and 'Safe Swim' Zones - Travel News
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5 Dec

Enhancing Beach Safety: Goa Introduces ‘No Selfie’ and ‘Safe Swim’ Zones

Recent reports reveal that Goa, under the guidance of a government-appointed entity, has implemented designated ‘no selfie’ and ‘safe swim’ zones on its beaches. This strategic move aims to bolster beach safety amidst the surge in tourist numbers.

According to sources, the responsible agency, tasked with daily weather and sea condition monitoring, takes proactive steps to establish these safety zones. Lifesavers from the agency diligently oversee and monitor these zones, ensuring the well-being of beachgoers.

An official familiar with the matter highlighted that, to date, Drishti Marine’s lifesavers have successfully rescued 392 individuals from drowning incidents along the state’s beaches this year. This initiative is a significant step towards safeguarding tourists, especially those drawn to Goa for its renowned beaches, acting as a preventive measure against untoward incidents.

Beach Safety at its par…

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The allure of Goa’s beaches lies in the harmonious blend of sun, sand, and sea, creating an idyllic coastal haven. With over 30 beaches, each possessing its unique charm, Goa offers an unparalleled coastal experience.

The golden stretches of sand framed by the azure Arabian Sea provide the perfect backdrop for relaxation and rejuvenation. Water enthusiasts revel in a multitude of water sports, from parasailing to jet-skiing, while those seeking tranquility find solace in the gentle lull of the waves.

Goa’s vibrant beach culture, infused with music, dance, and eclectic beach shacks, adds an electrifying dimension. The annual celebration of sun-soaked festivals, coupled with the warmth of the locals, creates an inviting atmosphere.

Moreover, Goa’s beaches are not merely a visual feast; they are a treasure trove of biodiversity. Nestled between the Western Ghats and the Arabian Sea, these coastal gems harbor unique flora and fauna, attracting nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. The introduction of ‘no selfie’ and ‘safe swim’ zones serves as a testament to Goa’s commitment to ensuring a safe and enjoyable beach experience for all visitors.