There is much more to the 'bite-sized' Goa than beaches, booze, and buzzing nightlife in goa. This tropical paradise nurtures within the two poles that symbolize happening culture colored in natural hues. While one of its poles is now known as the 'happening' North Goa, the other pole homes the quaint and serene South Goa. People from different parts of the country and even from abroad fly down to Goa to enjoy the party-spirit to the fullest and relax on beach at the same time. Laidback morning walk through the charming villages and the aimless evening strolls on the golden shores, days in Goa can be spent in discovering the boundless beauty that the state beholds. The nights in Goa can be literally crazy. With the DJ playing rocking numbers in not just the pubs and discotheques but also on the beaches, travelers cannot help but drown in the grooving music.
Apart from the much-talked golden shoreline, never-ending sea, scintillating sunsets, and the crazy nightlife, Goa is also known for the rich heritage that its past rulers have left behind. From the Mauryans, the Bhojas, the Chutus, the Chalukyas, and the Sultans to the Portugal rulers, everyone left their legacy in the state, which now stands apart in all the Goa Tour Packages. The tourists get magnetized by the old-world charm of the forts, museums, churches, and other historical buildings that line the state.
No Goa Holiday Packages are complete without a day or two dedicated to the picturesque beaches like Calangute Beach, Baga Beach, Vagator Beach, Palolem Beach, Anjuna Beach, and Colva Beach. The Dudhsagar Waterfalls, Fort Aguada, Bom Jesus Basilica, The Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception, Chapora Fort, Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary, Todo Falls, Museum of Christian Art, and Naval Aviation Museum etc., also make an indispensable part of Goa Holiday Tour Packages. While the North Goa is known for attracting the youth with its happening lifestyle, the South Goa's serenity welcomes honeymooners all year round. The Goa Honeymoon Packages majorly comprise of visits to the less crowded beaches of South Goa where the couples can share some romantic moments alone.
When in Goa, the travelers should ensure that they taste the nightlife of Goa to make the most of their Goa holidays. The most raving clubs like Club Cubana, Mambos, Curlies, Love Passion Karma, Shiva Valley, De Baga Deck etc., should be included in the Goa Packages to enjoy nightlife to the most. Cruise casinos are other attractions in this vivacious state that should not be forgotten. Water activities in Goa are also a must try when on a vacation in this adventurous state. Parasailing, water scooter ride, dinghy sailing, scuba diving, windsurfing, white water rafting, kneeboarding, wakeboarding etc., are some of the most thrilling water sports that travelers love to try in Goa. Don't forget to spend some time picking cheap stuff at the Anjuna Flea Market, Mapusa Market, Calangute Market Square, Mackie's Night Bazaar, and Panjim Market. Hop through the street shops and local food joints while on the shopping spree to reward your taste buds with authentic Goan dishes like balchao, three-beefs, Goan sausage burger, ros omelet, and cutlet pao etc.
Reaching Goa is easy by all modes of transport. While many travel enthusiasts love taking a road trip to Goa, other prefer the Indian Railways. Goa International Airport is also jam-packed with tourists thrilled for or after their Goa holidays. While in Goa, many love to hop on the scooters to drive through the streets of this beautiful state. Others can hire private taxis or board the state-run or private buses to experience Goa at its best. More »