Goa, a tiny emerald land, famous for its architecture, feasts and festivals and hospitality is an ideal tourist destination. It has everything that tourists look for such as a natural scenic beauty, attractive beaches and temples. Its located along the western coast of India that was earlier a Portuguese colony. You would definitely be swept away by the spectacular sunrises and sunsets. You can indulge in sunbathing and stroll along its wide and serene beaches. Thus, Goa in India is the place to spend a much needed holiday.
Places to see in Goa
Mormugao Harbor: It is located 34kms from Panaji and 4 kms from Vasco-da-Gama. It is one of the finest natural ports on the west coast of India and is the hub of marine activity.
Panaji: Panaji, the capital of Goa and control center of North Goa district is a small pleasant city located on the bank of Mandovi River. It has beautiful red-roofed houses which are built in Latin style, and also boasts many modern houses, well laid garden and statues.
Mapusa: Located 13 kms from Panaji, its the capital of Bardez taluka and comes on the national highway and is located at the cross roads of the network of highways covering the whole of Northern Goa.
Margao: It is 33 kms from Panaji. The capital of South Goa district in the neighborhood Salcete taluka is a flourishing commercial metropolis linked by rail to the rest of India and Mormugao harbor and by national highways, with Maharashtra and Karnataka. It comprises magnificent old mansions and modern buildings.
Vasco-da-Gama: It is located 30 kms from Panaji. It is modern, well laid out city close to Mormugao harbor and has beautiful and extensive avenues. The air terminus of Goa at Dabolim falls on the outskirts of the city. It is also the railway terminus in the southern central railway.
Apart from visiting the above places, your Goa travel cannot conclude without experiencing the day and night activities in Goa. Goa like most cities in US never sleeps and has an exciting nightlife that you must never miss at any cost.
I am Sherly Joseph. Professionally I am Tourists Guide In Goa. Here I am sharing some information about Goa Travel an Goa Beaches. It is very helpful for tourists who want to visit Goa.