Thinking of a Goan holiday? Looking at Goa for family vacation?
Check out these 10 best places to visit in Goa and things to do that won’t let you miss out on any of the Goa “fun”.
1. Baga Beach
Water Sports: Baga Beach is best-known for its jet skiing, parasailing, banana ride and boating water-sports.
Location: Baga, North Goa
Time Required: 2 – 3 hours
How to reach from Panaji: The beach is located about 16km from Panaji. You can hire a cab to reach here or rent a scooter which can serve you for the length of your trip.
Beach Side Restaurants: Go With The Flow, Jamie’s Restaurant, Fire and Ice, Chelsea Beach Shack, Britto’s Bar and Restaurant
2. Calangute Beach – The Most Popuplar Beach Of Goa
Best time to visit Calangute Beach: November to February is the best time to visit
Time Required: 2 – 5 hours
How to Reach Calangute Beach: The best way to reach the beach is by pre-paid taxi or you may also take a bus, depending upon your location.
3. Fort Aguada
Best time to visit Fort Aguada: Winters are comparatively the best time to visit Goa.
Time Required: 2-3 hrs
4. Casino Cruise: Try Your Luck
Timings: 24 hours
Location: Varies by the Cruise you go to
How to reach from Panaji: Cabs are a good source of transportation in Goa
5. Chapora Fort: Discover Bollywood’s favourite fort
Timings: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm on all days of the week
Location: Chapora Fort Road, Bardez, North Goa
How to reach from Panaji: The fort is not far from Panaji. Cabs will drop you directly at the fort. Buses also connect to the route.
6. Dudhsagar Falls: Witness The Fury Of Nature’s Glory
Best time to visit Dudhsagar Waterfalls: During monsoon or soon after monsoon is the best period to visit the falls
Location: Sanguem Taluka
How to reach from Panaji: Take a train up to Kulem railway station. However, don’t expect a proper platform here. It is a rough stop.
7. The Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception
Time Required: 30 to 45 minutes
Location: Church Square, Panjim
8. Anjuna Flea Market
Timings: 8 am, Wednesday
Location: Anjuna, North Goa
How to reach from Panaji: Anjuna is not at a great distance from Panaji. Taking a cab will be the most convenient option besides buses and scooters for hire.
9. Tito’s Street
Timings: 6 pm to 3 am
Location: Tito’s Street, Baga Beach, North Goa
Entry Fee (Couples and Stag):
-Rs. 1000/- for two.
-Free entry for ladies.
-Rs. 2000/- stag entry
10. Butterfly Beach
Time Required: 2-3 hrs
How to Reach Butterfly Beach: Grab a bus or a taxi for a smooth ride