A Quick Travel Guide for Goa Tourism by TRAVEL NEWS INDIA
Goa tourism offers a perfect holiday for travelers & tourists. This tiny state of southwest India has tremendous potential for tourism and this has been proved on the world level. Goa has blended resource of tourism components. Though, since a long time, Goa has been a centre of Portuguese so anyone can easily observe the effect of their culture in Goa.
Goa tourism plays a crucial role in state’s economy and therefore it is supposed to be a soul of the entire region. In previous few years, Goa Tourism Department has worked well to pull the more number of visitors in state and beginning of sea plane services is the fresh example to get the boost in the area of tourism. Goa tourism has recently got the prestigious award for “Film Tourism Destination of the Year” in Chennai by India International Travel Mart. Marketing and promotion initiative and activities like events, facet, product pitching in the global market has contributed a lot to increasing number of foreign tourist arrival in last few years and the credit goes to Goa tourism department for this. Tourism in Goa is not only limited to its world class beaches among global tourists but also becoming a very popular beach destination for wedding tourism, honeymooners, monsoon tourism, cultural tourism, wildlife tourism and adventure tourism. Goa tourism shares adequate and relevant information regarding tourism activities in the state on their official website.
Whether you are a solo traveler or seeking a perfect destination for family holidays, Goa tourism has a lot to show you. The vibrant Goan culture includes its delicious cuisine, music, stunning nightlife, heritage and eternal spotless beaches take you to a world of complete relaxation.
Let’s categorized all Goa attractions into beaches, sites for historical importance and wildlife and you make sure to comprise them in your bucket list of sightseeing in Goa
|Spectacular Beaches in North Goa:||Pristine Beaches of South Goa:|
|Important Historical & Cultural Sites in Goa:||Wildlife Sanctuary in Goa:|
BOM JESUS BASILLICA
CHURCH & CONVENT of St FRANCIS of ASSISI
CHURCH of LADY of ROSARY
CHURCH of St. AUGUSTINE
ARCH of ADIL SHAH PALACE
LARGO of St. FRANCIS XAVIER
LARGO of St. CAJETAN
CHURCH of LADY of IMMACULATE CONCEPTION
HOUSE of BULL
SHANTADURGA TEMPLE & MANY MORE
|BHAGWAN MAHAVEER WILDLIFE SANCTUARY
BONDLA WILDLIFE SANCTUARY
SALIM ALI BIRD SANCTUARY
NETRAVALI WILDLIFE SANCTUARY
COTIGAO WILDLIFE SANCTUARY
MHADEI WILDLIFE SANCTUARY
Beside all these tourist attractions, Goa tourism also offers a good deal of water based adventure sports at their different beaches such as Banana ride, Water scooter ride, Jetskiing, Wind surfing, Parasailing etc which are definitely able to deliver multidimensional colour of unforgettable holiday experience in Goa for a lifetime.
The Best Time to Visit Goa:
Goa is all time destination to visit. However, the best season to visit Goa is supposed to be October to February. During this time the weather is much comfortable and tourists can enjoy and get relaxed on different beautiful beaches. If, you wish to see the beauty of Goa on next level. You must visit Goa during the monsoon season from June to September.
How to Reach Goa:
Goa is one of the easily accessible destinations of southwest India. It is well connected by rail, road, and air from all major cities of country:
There are two major railway stations in Goa and both are situated in Margao. The first one is Madgaon and the second one is Vaso-Da-Gama. Both the stations are nicely linked with Mumbai and with other major cities.
Goa is very well connected through the road network from key cities like Mumbai, Bengaluru & Pune. Many private and Govt. bus operator offers Intra and inter-circle bus services to access the main cities of Goa such as Panjim, Maragao, Vaso-Da-Gama etc.
Dabolim international Airport of Goa, located close to Vasco-Da-Gama is well Air-linked through all major cities of India such as Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai and Cochi.