Goa is the state in the western India along the coastline by the side of Arabian Sea. It is the most beautiful place which is adorned with churches and amazing beaches. Goa is famous for its beautiful beaches in both North and South Goa.
Top beaches to Visit in Goa
Palolem Beach – 25 kms from the Margao city in the extreme south Goa with a lot of eateries and watersports activities
Baga Beach – 2 kms from Calangutebeach named after Baga creek and has the mesmerizing scenic beauty.
Benaulim Beach – 6 kms from MargaoCity, the most relaxing beach with candle light dinner and fishing in the area.
Miramar Beach – 3 kms from Panjim , with 2 kms long coast of silvery sand bed with palm trees facing the Arabian sea .
Colva Beach – 5 kms from Margao city with powdered white sand with coconut palms with magic spell around.
Calangute Beach – 8 kms from Mapusacity and the most famous tourist destination for low budget travellers, and backpackers every year.
Majorda Beach – 5 kms from Colva beach with canopy of palm trees, soft white-sand and clear waters.
Bogmalo Beach – 5 kms from Dabolim airport with serene beautiful sunset and a fishing village.
Vagator beach – 9 kms from Mapusa city with white sand and black rocks.
Cavelossim beach – 15 kmsfrom Margao city with luxury resorts and amazing seafood restaurants.
Sinquerim beach – 4 kms from fort Aguada decorated with beautiful shacks.
Anjuna Beach – 10 kms from Mapusa city with cosy little coastal spots, steep cliffs and pines.
MoborBeach: 63 kms from Baga beach with laid back shacks and spectacular white sand.
Arossim: 40 kms from Baga beach with golden sand, clear blue sky and dense palms.
Cola beach – 76 kms from Baga beach with quiet, blissful and idyllic nature.
Best Beach resorts in Goa
Taj group of hotels
Kenilworth Beach resort and Spa Goa
Bogmallo beach resort
Goa Mariott Resort and spa
Zuri White sands Goa resort and casino
Best places to visit in Goa
Flea and street markets- Saturday night markets, Mapusa Friday bazaar, Tibetan market
Casinos and gambling-Casino Royale, Zuri white sands, Deltin Royale Casino.
Water sports- snorkeling, dolphin watching.
Kayaking and Canoeing- NerulRiver and Spikes River kayaking, kayaking in backwaters.
Historic sites- Forts, churches, temples and museums.
Beaches – along the coastline.
Sightseeing tours- private and group sightseeing tours.
Farms- Spice plantations
Sights and landmarks- tombs, rock formations, architectural buildings.
Nature and wildlife areas- Salim Ali bird sanctuary, wildlife sanctuaries, butterfly parks.
Best time to visit Goa
Mid – November to Mid-February are the best months to visit Goa. December is the time when Goa is adorned with festivals namely Sunburn- the music festival, Christmas and New Year celebrations. Millions of tourists flock around during this time of the year.