Goa is blessed with wide and wonderful tourist spots like beaches, adventure, sports, churches, river Cruising, forts, heritage houses, lakes, springs, museums, temples, waterfalls and wildlife popularly known as “Pearl of the Orient”, a “Tourist Paradise”, “Jewel of India”, and “Rome of the East”, situated on the western coast of India in the coastal belt known as Konkan. Goa, the prettiest natural beauty for India holidays is surrounded by the state of Maharashtra on the north, Karnataka on the east and south and the Arabian Sea on its west.
Tourist Destinations of Goa
Goa holiday is famous for its incredible beauty attracted the tourist from all round the world throughout the year. All the destinations of Goa tour are full of fabulous flora and fauna with open armed hospitality of the native projects unforgettable picture in the minds of the tourists. Some of the famous tourist destinations of Goa holiday are Panaji, the capital city of Goa which lies near the end of the road from Mumbai to Goa, Arambol, Canacona, Mapusa, Margao, Panaji, Ponda and Vasco-da-Gama.
Beaches of Goa
Goa is one of the top fun filled destinations rated among the best throughout the world for its huge natural expanse of beaches with a total coastline of 125 km. However, some of the famous sun-kissed beaches that offer a number of sports facilities are Goa holidays to Anjuna Beach, Goa tour to Baga Beach, beach holiday at Benaulim Beach, Goa beach holiday to Bogmolo Beach, Goa tour to Colva Beach, Goa holidays to Candolim Beach, Dona Paula Beach and Miramar Beach.
Monuments of Goa
Goa tourism is not only famous for the Beaches but also for its architectural marvels depicted in the churches, rugged forts, exquisite temples and grandiose mansions that amazed the tourists coming from all over the world. The famous monument of Goa are seen in the form of Forts, Churches, Temples etc. The famous churches of Goa are the Church of Mae de Deus, Rachol Seminary, Church of St. Ana, Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral, St. Cajetan Church etc. Famous temples of Goa are Shri Shantadurga Temple, Shri Mahalsa Temple, Shri Naguesh Temple, Shri Mahalaxmi Temple, Shri Manguesh Temple, Shri Mahadev Temple, Shri Damodar Temple etc. famous forts of Goa are Tiracol Fort, Fort Aguda, Mormugao Fort, Chapora Fort, Cabo Palace Fort etc.
Wildlife Tour of Goa
Holiday in Goa is an ideal for animal lovers that offer lush green vegetation gifted with over 1512 species of plants, over 275 forms of birds, over 48 kinds of animals and over 60 genera of reptiles. The sanctuaries of Goa are Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary, Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary, Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary, Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, and Mollem National Park etc.
Adventure Tourism in Goa
Goa offers an excellent facility for adventure tourism which encompasses all types of tourism like water sports, banana boat rides, dinghy sailing, jet skiing, parasailing, scuba diving, swimming, wake boarding, water scootering, water skiing, windsurfing, golfing, golf courses, angling, crocodile watching, beach volleyball, beach basket ball, beach combing, making sand castles, sea fishing, knee-and-wake boarding, super cross racing etc.