Goa tourism

Goa tourism is combining Indian as well as foreign travelers

Pearl of the orient is getting popular among the foreign tourists. It is popular most destinations of western coast among the Indian travelers. Goa is basically known for its beaches and the foreign travelers. Owing to these two reasons this city has explored itself as a giant contributor to the tourism industry. Located between the boundaries of Maharashtra and Karnataka, this coastal state is known as Portuguese enclave since a long period. It offers a combination of western culture with this sub-continent. Prime attractions of this tourist destination are Convent Schools, Bom Jesus Basilica, Churches, Aguada Ford and sea beaches. Hospitality is another main reason behind the tourist gatherings.

Goa beaches are known for its beauty. Goa hospitality industry offer lots of options to the travelers. Indian tourist prefers the entire summer and rainy season to visit this exclusive tourist destination while the number of foreign travelers influenced in winter. This sector is also contributing a major portion from the same destination. To get more information about Goa Tourism you can visit different tourism sites and blogs. This is the most effective way to get real information about the popular destinations of this state.

Want to relax/enjoy a week or a fortnight with family & friends in Goa while the monsoon is on!

Why not?

Enjoy your saved dreams. It is very much affordable & within reach during the monsoons, even with moderate amount of cash in the wallet. Visit & enjoy the rich gifts of nature & varying delicacies of the little island when the monsoon is on and young- because the travelling to & stay in Goa hotels would be upto 50-60% cheaper now and you would also be able to avoid the rush & crowds on the roads, in the city markets & on the sea beaches. If you are in/from a  Southern States, you can enjoy economy of luxury bus ride or a shared road trip on a hired taxi. (Prefer to share the taxies only with your family/friends: otherwise better enjoy the bus ride.)

While sipping a satisfying drink in peace under the parasol with delighting cool breeze around & passing casual waves of refreshing diamond shower in the form of little rain drops, Goa as a loving host would win your heart also with attractive off(s) & offers in the monsoon that arrives soon.

Goa is packed with stimulating lush green nature, sprawling city/remote beaches, vibrant fetes & colorful local festivals, soothing views in the valise of Spice plantations, inviting gush of rich drenching falls & trekking parks, live & active wildlife sanctuaries, variety of sea foods, bars at your arms reach, cartwheels, bonfire and what not!

Among many sprawling sea beaches, the haunting beauties of Vagator Beach is astounding. Arabian sea merges here with waters of Chapora River. Would you like to forget yourself here? Visit & have a live experience!

Also don’t miss to click a ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ selfie @Chapora Fort in the cloudy weather. Other few forts are also worth visit.

Fertility feast of Sao Juao or St. John the Baptist celebrations can be joined/enjoyed only on June 24th when men jump into wells to fetch ‘FENI’ (the world fame local alcohol).

Festival of St. Peter & Paul is worth enjoying which is traditionally celebrated in July with colorful cultural programs after erecting floating stages in rivers. Men sing & dance while sailing rafts in the river.

Famous local Bands can be seen performing & parading with vibrant multicolor flags during Bonderam Festival in August every year.

Rain looks refreshing & makes the lush green outside pristine & unbelievably romantic. Go around the city to make you relaxed, explore the markets & enjoy the sea food.

The vibrant expression of joy & celebration during Ganesh Chaturthi is also worth seeing.

The views of Savoi-Verem spice plantation is the most beautiful along the most verdant valley & tropical forests. Clove, Nutmeg, Cinnamon, Cardamom, Ginger & Pepper are the main products. A guided tour along is preferred for rich feedback & experience.

A Cashew Distillery on the Savoi Verem premises is a must visit.

After the tour, you can enjoy a delicious, traditional Goan Saraswat meal served at the Sadafuli Restaurant run in the plantation. A few Savour Goan delicacies are Stuffed Crabs, Chicken Xacuti, Sol Kadi, Fried Mussels & Prawn and the Vegetable Curries. Accommodation is also available on the premises if one wishes to stay over.

Mhadei wildlife sanctuary with large number of Bengal Tigers is situated near Valpoi in North Goa. Bondla wildlife sanctuary is famous for its deer park & the mini zoo. You can’t miss to visit Bhagwan Mahaveer & Mollem National park Wildlife sanctuaries that are situated at Goa Karnataka boarder. Dudhsagar falls being a part of Mollem National Park, displays a breathtaking natural beauty, cascading & falling from over 300 Mtr high mountain range. Trekkers have to have their trekking feast by climbing up through four different routes to reach the top.

Partying is a necessary closing feature to undertake while holidaying in Goa.

Enjoy the music at the Hard Rock Hotel in Calangute. It is most preferred hotel in Goa for partying & staying too. During the monsoon season you can also find some exciting Goa Tour Packages.

Candolim beach with minimal crowd in South Goa is another partying place where one can also enjoy the view of roaring but soothing sea waves. Enjoy the bonfire here while having some beer with your friends, relaxing over your cartwheels placed around.

See! What a rich combination of heart throbbing attractions can you have to enjoy during your stay in Goa during the monsoon!

Marvelous & heart winning!?
Isn’t it?

(During monsoon: Some beaches are dirty because rain water with street waste flows down into the sea through these beaches. Avoid venturing into the sea in the late evening & in the night.)

Top Beaches of Goa

  • Agonda
  • Aramabol
  • Anjuna
  • Baga
  • Benaulim
  • Betul
  • Betalbatim
  • Bogmalo
  • Calangute
  • Candolim
  • Cavelossim
  • Colva
  • Dona Paula
  • Majorda
  • Miramar
  • Mobor
  • Palolem
  • Vagator
  • Varca

Top 10 tourist destinations in Goa

  1. Basilica of Bom Jesus
  2. Se Cathedral Goa
  3. Immaculate Conception Church Goa
  4. Shantadurga Temple Goa
  5. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary Goa
  6. Chapora Beach
  7. Casino Royale Panaji (Goa)
  8. Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa
  9. Dudhsagar Falls
  10. Goa State Museum

Top 10 Hotels in Goa

  1. Taj Exotica
  2. Marbela Beach Resort
  3. The O Hotel
  4. Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa
  5. 10 Calangute
  6. Hotel Calangute Towers
  7. Julie jolly
  8. Alila Diwa Goa
  9. Kenilworth Beach Resort & Spa
  10. Casa Candolim

Top 10 Restaurants in Goa

  1. Thalassa
  2. Lila Café
  3. Martins Corner
  4. Mum’s Kitchen Goa
  5. Jolinn Restaurant and Bar
  6. SOUZA LOBO
  7. Chef Soumyens Kitchen
  8. Bomra’s
  9. Zeebop by the Sea
  10. Goa Marriott Resort & Spa