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Goa is a favored tourist destination of people from around the world. With its vast stretches of silvery beaches caressed by the sparkling blue Arabian Sea, this city offers its visitors a medley of old-world charm and modern sophistication. The hidden coves of Goa offer an unexplored territory for the adventurer in you. Despite being the smallest state in India, Goa boasts a quality of life which is ranked No. 1 in the country. Goa is home to two World Heritage sights, namely the Bom Jesus Basilica and the churches and convents of Old Goa. The city has a very vibrant nightlife, ranked 6th in the world. Goa flaunts its Portuguese heritage in the many churches, temples, and mansions spread across the city. The Naval Aviation Museum, Fort Aguada, and the Wax Museum, showcasing the history, heritage and culture of India, are a few of the must-see attractions in Goa. The tantalizing Goan cuisine, made with aromatic spices, is yet another draw to this beautiful city. A kaleidoscopic tropical paradise, there is nowhere else in India quite like Goa.

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Must Know Facts

  • Best time to visit goa The monsoon season, from June to October, is another favored time to visit Goa. The rain-drenched beauty of th...Read More
  • How to reach goa Goa has an international airport known as Dabolim Airport which is actually a military airbase with a civil en...Read More
  • Transport In goa Transportation in Goa is mainly taken care of by Kadamba Transport Corporation. This government-run agency ope...Read More
  • People of goa The people of Goa are called Goans. They are a very friendly and peace-loving folk. The majority of the people...Read More
  • Languages of goa The official language of Goa is Konkani, in the Devanagari script. Portuguese is still spoken by a few of the ...Read More
  • History of goa The history of Goa can be traced back to many thousands of years. The rock art engravings found here are proof...Read More
  • Culture of goa The traditions and culture of Goa are a harmonious mixture of the oriental and occidental world. Dance forms u...Read More
  • Weather of goa Goa enjoys a tropical monsoon climate, being situated on the coast of the Arabian Sea. The summer season is ve...Read More
  • Map of goa Goa is a part of the coastal area known as Konkan and has an area of 3702 sq. km. The coastline is quite exten...Read More

Places to visit in goa

Vagator Beach

Vagator Beach

Beach

Vagator Beach is the northwestern beach located on the opposite s...
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Colva Beach

Colva Beach

Beach

Spend approx 2 hours

Located in a coastal village in Salcete of South Goa, Colva is st...
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Arambol Beach

Arambol Beach

Beach

Spend approx 3 hours

Located one hour away from Dabolim Airport (GOI), Arambol Beach i...
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Benaulim Beach

Benaulim Beach

Beach

Spend approx 2 hours

Located 2 kilometers from Colva, Benaulim Beach, is known for its...
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Thalassa

Thalassa

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 2000

The name Thalassa meaning ‘sea’ in Greek is befitting for this re...
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Plantain Leaf

Plantain Leaf

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 800

If you wish to taste some spicy fish thali, a platter of kebab or...
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Noronha's Corner

Noronha's Corner

Street Food

Cost for Two - INR 200

Noronha's Corner - a food truck parked at Anjuna Circle - is...
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Sakana Japanese Cuisine

Sakana Japanese Cuisine

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 600

En route the Anjuna Vagator beach belt, Sakana Japanese Cuisine i...
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Club Cabana

Club Cabana

Discos

Cost for Two - INR 2000

Also known as the Night Club In The Sky, Club Cubana is a favouri...
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LPK Waterfront

LPK Waterfront

Discos

Cost for Two - INR 1500

LPK, abbreviated for Love Passion Karma is a beautiful waterfront...
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Cafe Mojo

Cafe Mojo

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 2400

Café Mojo, Pub and Bistro, is Goa’s very first English pub that a...
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St. Anthony's

St. Anthony's

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 1000

Located right next to the very popular foodie shack, Britto’s, St...
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Holiday Packages In goa

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    Goa super saver with flight
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    Rs.11,999
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    Goa - Family Sojourn
    4 Nights, 5 Days
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    Rs.15,500
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    Simply Goa
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.9,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Holiday Themes In goa

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    Beach Holidays
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.5,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Sightseeing Holidays
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.6,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Affordable Holidays
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.6,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Places to stay in goa

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Popular Flights To goa

    • VTZVishakhapatnam
      GOIGoa
    • Air India
      AI-651
    • 14:15 03:20
      1 Stop
    • 13h 05m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,825
    • SXRSrinagar
      GOIGoa
    • Spicejet
      SG-144
    • 13:30 19:30
      Non Stop
    • 06h 00m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.7,147
    • IDRIndore
      GOIGoa
    • Indigo
      6E-245
    • 10:40 12:30
      Non Stop
    • 01h 50m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.7,891
    • IXRRanchi
      GOIGoa
    • Indigo
      6E-997
    • 19:20 00:30
      1 Stop
    • 05h 10m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.8,568
    • BDQVadodara
      GOIGoa
    • Jet Airways
      9W-7344
    • 21:25 03:45
      1 Stop
    • 06h 20m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.8,593
    • TRVThiruvananthapuram
      GOIGoa
    • Air India
      AI-668
    • 20:15 03:20
      1 Stop
    • 07h 05m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.8,760
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