Top 10 tourist places in goa

01. Dudhsagar waterfall

Dudhsagar Falls is a four-tiered waterfall located on the Mandovi River in the Indian state of Goa. It is 60 km from Panaji by road and is located on the Belgavi–Vasco Da Gama rail route about 46 km east of Madgaon and 80 km south of Belgavi. Dudhsagar Falls also known as the Sea of Milk is referred to as India’s highest waterfalls which is approximately 310 meters high and 30 meters wide. It is located on the Mandovi River in the state of Goa. The waterfall is at its peak flow during the monsoon season lasting from June to September.

02. Cruise in goa

You can go for various cruising experiences as per your budget and desire. There are many different locations for cruising in Goa that include Chapora, Miramar, Hawaii and some other places. On cruises you can enjoy dinner, breakfast, sunset, Grand Island boating, Goa Bollywood tour, etc. Overall it’s a great fun experience and is worth a visit while in Goa. A party cruise is a particular type of cruise vacation that emphasizes drinking, dancing and festive behavior.

03. Basilica of bom Jesus

The Basilica of Bom Jesus is a Roman Catholic basilica located in Goa situated in the Konkan region of India. It is both a pilgrimage centre and also the most iconic monument of all the churches and convents of Goa, recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.This church is India’s first minor basilica, and is considered to be one of the best examples of baroque architecture and Portuguese Colonial architecture in India. It is one of the Seven Wonders of Portuguese Origin in the World.
Basilica of Bom Jesus holds the tomb and mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier. The two expert architects Julião Simão, Domingos Fernandes started the project back in 1594.

04. Aguda fort

Fort Aguada is a well-preserved seventeenth-century Portuguese fort, along with a lighthouse, standing in Goa, India, on Sinquerim Beach, overlooking the Arabian Sea. It is an ASI protected Monument of National Importance in Goa. Fort Aguada was the most prized and crucial fort of the Portuguese. The fort is so large that it covers the entire peninsula at the southwestern tip of Bardez. Built on the mouth of Mandovi River, it was strategically located and was the chief defense of the Portuguese against the Dutch. The monsoon season is the best time to visit this place. Fort Aguada traces its origins to 1609 when its construction was started by the Portuguese who were ruling over the region. The construction continued for the next three years and was completed in 1612 under the supervision of Viceroy Ruy.

05. Chapora fort

Chapora Fort, located in Bardez, Goa, rises high above the Chapora River. The site was the location of a fort built by Muslim ruler Adil Shah called Shahpura, whose name the Portuguese altered to Chapora. Beauty of Chapora fort can not be understood without the uphill climb of approx 500 mtr. The place has fantastic views from the top – one side is Vagator beach and the other side Morjim beach. The view of the sunset along with the orange and white skyline make the spot perfect for photography.

06. Palolem Beach

Palolem Beach is a stretch of white sand on a bay in Goa, South India. It’s known for its calm waters and for its nightlife, including “silent discos”. Lined with palm trees and colorful wooden shacks, the beach faces Canacona Island, known for its resident monkeys. It is also known for its beautiful half moon shape which makes it possible to see both the ends from the centre of the beach. Palolem beach is better for swimming.

07. Anjuna Beach

Anjuna Beach is a beach in Goa, which is located 18 kilometers from Panaji and 8 kilometers to the west of Mapusa, North Goa. It is situated in Anjuna village of Bardez taluka in North Goa.
This beach is less crowded. This beach has road side shops where you can purchase bags, clothes, etc. at a nominal price. During Christmas and New Year Eve, DJs are arranged along with the strip, where you can have drinks, dining and dancing, favorite music and exciting nightlife centers in Anjuna. All these bring a complete package of fun after the sunset.

08. Baga beach

Baga Beach is a popular beach and tourist destination in North Goa. Baga is located at the north end of the contiguous beach stretch that starts from Sinquerim, Candolim, leads to Calangute, and then to Baga. This beach is quite famous for its commercial nightlife. Here you can also find bars, lounges, and clubs like Club Tito, Cafe Mambo, Capetown Cafe, Cocktails and Dreams, and Cavala that make the nightlife of Baga Beach very amazing. This beach is always crowded.

09. Calangute beach

Calangute Beach is a 4 mile long beach that lies between Baga and Candolim beach. It is also among the top beaches of Goa. The Calangute Beach is also known as the “Beach Queen ”of Goa. This beach is suitable for all types of travellers, from nature lovers to adventure and party lovers. This beach is considered as a heaven for nature lovers. It is the largest and most popular beach in North Goa, with dazzling charm and beauty. This beach is situated just along the Baga Beach, Calangute Beach is ranked among the cleanest beaches in Goa.

10. Arambol beach

Arambol is a traditional fisherman village, located approximately a 90 minutes drive from Dabolim Airport (GOI) within the Pernem administrative region of North Goa, India. This beach stretches to 2.5 km. The beach attracts many international tourists, mainly during the winter season between November and March. Arambol Beach is famous for its sweet water lagoon and the Paliem sweet water lake. With people more involved in playing beach sports such as football, volleyball or Frisbee, the entire place creates a very peaceful atmosphere. It is the best place to spend your time carelessly.
It is also known to be the northernmost beach of Goa and is good for swimming.

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