Goa is among the most adorable State of India. It is situated at Western Coast of India known as Konkan. It is the smallest states of India owing to its geographical area and it occupies the land area about 3,702 Km2. It is divided in two parts North Goa and South Goa. It also features as the least population of India and population size is 1817000 as per the available statistics of 2011. It is also honored as “Best Quality of Life” and “Best Placed State”.
Owings to its geographical location it attracts many people to visit. On the occasion of New Year, Christmas and Valentine days gatherings of peoples are noticed. Most of the peoples visit Beaches, Nightlife, Places of worship and world Heritage Architecture and Panoramic view of the sea. It also let the experience of Sunset in the evening.
Religious harmony also found here and people of some religion are live together and most of the festivals are celebrated here such as Christmas, Eid, Ganesh Chathurthi and Diwali. All the peoples respect and honour each other religion.
It also encompass green expanse of the Sahyadri mountain range.
Goa offers many sports activites some of them are Windsurfing, Personal Water Craft, Banana Boat, Kayaking, Scuba Diving Snorkeling.
People should visit the beaches and begins from the headland of Fort Aguada just outside the Panaji city and moves up to north.
Beaches in North Goa
Candolim, Calangute, Baga, Vagator, Anjuna, Sinquerim, Miramar, Aguada,
Beaches in South Goa
Colva, Palolem, Cavelossim, Mobor, Majorda, Betalbatim, Varca, Agonda, Arossim,
Best Time to Visit
Best time to visit Goa in the months from November to March as in these months weather remains pleasant. It is the time when weather is perfect not very cold and not hot. It is the time when all the beaches remains open. Music festivals are conducted.
Weather in Goa
In Summer season from March to June the weather is hot fares of Hotels becomes are cheaper and rooms are available easily.
In Monsoon season the weather is friendly and rainfall is occasionally. Anyone can also enjoy trek to Dudhsagar Falls.
In the winter season from November to March the atmosphere become chill. The temperature remains between 20-22 degrees Celsius.
Many attraction places to visit are
- Tito’s, Calangute
- Flea Markets
- Church of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception
- Dudhsagar Waterfalls
- Dona Paula
- Spa and Massages
- Scuba Diving in Goa
- Fort Aguada
- Se Cathedral
- Church of St Francis of Assisi
- Querim Beach and Tiracol Fort
- Church of St. Cajetan
- Club Cubana, Calangute
- Mambos, Calangute
- The World Famous Decades Bar, Calangute
How to Reach
By Air :
Nearest Airport are Dabolim Belgaum and Hubli
By Rail :
Nearest Railway Station are Panjim, Thivima and Madgaon
By Road :
North Goa is an ex-Panjim / ex-Belgaum / ex-Hubli Getaway