Journey: Goa can be accessed by flight in around an hour. There are regular luxury buses also available, completing the journey in 10 hours. Rail journeys can also be undertaken.
The former Portuguese colony of Goa is one of the most popular destinations in India.
Goa is not only about pristine beaches alone! There are many old churches, temples and historical places to visit.
There is something about Goa which makes one visit it again and again! Goa means relaxation by the beach side, taking a swim and indulging in one of the most delightful cuisines in the world.
What makes Goa tick is also the wonderful people there. Most Goans like to enjoy life and this permeates to the tourists too.
Music adds to the essence and spirit of Goa! As the evening unveils, different genres of music pervades the beaches. There are live concerts, parties and DJs playing.
Shacks are available to spend the whole day at the beach.
Bambolim, Calangute, Baga and Vagator are some of the world-famous beaches worth spending time on. There are also many unexplored beaches which can be accessed.
A gentle drive down the many villages and towns of Goa is an experience of its own.
Lovely ancient churches with their grand architecture are worth stopping and visiting.
The Se Cathedral, Nunnery of Santa Monica and the Church of Basilica of Bom Jesus are not to be missed.
There are many ancient temples also dotting the wayside.
Wildlife sanctuaries are there too for those who love nature and animals.
Accommodation is never a problem in Goa off season as there are plenty of top hotel brands available along with more economical places.
Many of the five-star hotels have opened resorts in Goa, offering luxury and comfort.
Goa is best enjoyed outdoors. So don’t miss the opportunity.