Relax among the white sand and coconut palms on this idyllic beach, popular with swimmers and sunbathers. Colva Beach is also a great spot for those who love water sports, such as parasailing and jet skiing. Rent a bike to explore the area during the day, and enjoy the vibrant nightlife in the evening. The beach town is also known for street food and pubs with delicious food and drinks to enjoy. There are a number of buildings in the area that speak of their Portuguese history with elegant architecture from this period. After spending the morning on the beach, explore the area with its many attractions. The most famous these is the Our Lady of Mercy Church founded in the year 1630. Visit this beautiful Church for its architecture, design and the beauty. It hosts the annual religious event locally called "Fama of Menino Jesuse" on the 3rd Monday of October month.