As soon as the word Goa runs through your mind, I am sure that you will start imagining the things you want to do there. Beach, Party, and Drinks on priority... Right ??
Being a paradise for nature lovers, photographers, and adventure enthusiasts, the state allures tourists from all across the globe and apart Goa has a lot to offer you. Being one of the most visited destinations in India, Goa ensures a fun-filled and exciting holiday to every tourist.
With Stunning beaches, Majestic churches, wonderful forts, beautiful wildlife, scrumptious seafood, and lush green forests you will get to explore the Goan spirit and lifestyle of the local people. If you are a wine lover don't forget to buy yourself Feni (made from Cashew and Coconut).
From picturesque Portuguese neighbourhoods to unique museums, from wildlife sanctuaries to sparkling waterfalls, and from ancient temples to age-old churches here's a hand-picked list of places to visit in Goa.
** Now since people come to Goa for beaches, let us take the first destination to be visited as Anjuna Beach. It is among the best place to experience the classic Goan Vibe. Along with the sizzling cuisines, it offers enticing nightlife and flea market which draws tourists here. The other one isCalangute Beach, stretching from Candolim to Baga it is reputed as the Queen of the Beaches in Goa. With the enthralling beach parties, it offers you a variety of water sports activities. Famous for Scuba diving, Silent Discos, Kayaking, Yoga, Turtle Spotting, Dolphin Spotting; Palolem Beach is also a tourist destination.
Vagator Beach, Baga Beach, Candolim Beach, Sinquerim Beach, and Arambol Beach are few of the other beaches if you want to explore more of Goa.
** Learning about some history let's head towards a few of the beautiful forts of Goa. Situated at the mouth of River Mandovi, Fort Aguada presents a majestic view.
** Famously known for a shot in a recognized movie; Chapora Fort aka Dil Chahta Hai Fort has become a favourite spot for friends visiting Goa. And yes this fort is also called as Dil Chahta Hai Fort.
** Hopping onto the golden-hued embellishments, Casino Pride is a highlighted and luxury gaming destination hovering on the Mandovi River. It is located in Panaji.
** Now let us approach towards ancient remains; Designed in the Portuguese architectural style Basilica of Bom Jesus known for its architectural beauty is among the most fascinating churches in Goa. Se cathedral- another UNESCO World Heritage Site in Goa designed in the Portuguese-Manueline style of architecture, exhibiting flawless structural beauty highlights the 250-feet-high tower bell on the Church also known as the Golden Bell is considered to be the largest bell in Goa.
** Dudhsagar Waterfalls has own wonders. Slipping down a height of 1017 feet, this four-tiered waterfall offers a magnificent sight to view. During the monsoon, you will realise why itís been named so. It gives an impression of a river of milk flowing down in abundance.
There are many more places to visit like clubs, pubs, Museums, Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary, Mollen National park...