North Goa Hotels
|The coastline of North Goa starts from Fort Aguada and extend up to Arambol making it a
30 km stretch of beautiful beaches of Sinquerim, Candolim, Calangute, Baga, Anjuna, Vagator, Chapora and Arambol...
Hotels in North Goa
South Goa Hotels
|The beaches in south Goa extend from Vasco da Gama and Bogmalo to Palolem Beach.
The stretch includes Bogmalo, Velsao, Majorda, Colva, Benaulim, Betul, Canaguinim, Agonda and Palolem...
Hotels in South Goa
|About Goa :
Goa is the smallest state of India famous for its Sea ,sun and sand .It is popular for beaches,churches,water sports.
sea food etc attraction which actually make Goa must visit.The quality of the beaches vary in goa.
Variously known as "Pearl of the Orient" and a "Tourist Paradise", the state of Goa is located on the western coast of India in the coastal belt known as Konkan.
The magnificent scenic beauty and the architectural splendours of its temples, churches and old houses have made Goa a firm favourite with travellers around the world.
A small tropical paradise,wedged between the Arabian sea and the Western ghats, with its dazzling 105 km.
long palm fringed coastline create a seductive atmosphere which no tourist can resist.
Beaches of Goa are about the sand, sun and sea. Here you have exotic cuisine backing the pleasure of dining under the sun,
while listening to the whispers of the sea. You can also enjoy the best adventure and water sports facilities.
Feni and beer, shopping on the beachside, and exciting nightlife are few of the added attractions.
How To Reach Goa :
By Air : Dabolim Airport is only the one and the main entry point for Goa
situated at a distance of around 29 km from Panaji on the coast near Vasco da Gama.
Most domestic airlines operate in Goa apart from chartered private airlines operating from UK and Germany.
There are so many direct flights to Goa from all the major cities of India.
By Rail : It is not difficult to reach Goa by trains,
especially after opening of the Konakan Railway that connects Thivim, Margao and Vasco da Gama to major cities in India.
You can take trains from Delhi 1,874 km), Mumbai (490km), and Bangalore (430 km) to reach Goa comfortably.
For South Goa Margao and Vasco de Gama are the nearest railway station and for North Goa Thivim is the nearest railway station.
From the railway stations, you can hire taxis and motorcycle taxis to reach the desired destinations.
By Road : Goa, Maharashtra, and Karnataka state transport corporations operate
from the Kadamba bus stand at Panaji.and also form Mapusa Bus stand.
There are so many private Bus services and transports are also available.
Local Transports in Goa :Moving around in Goa is quite easy. One can find bus as well as car rental services. A unique experience is that of the motorcycle taxi. Several ferry services are also available.
North Goa :
North Goa is known and loved as a land of golden beaches, palm trees, paddy fields and wooded hills.
Its churches, temples, shrines and forts tell its history. It is associated with music,
the famous Goan cuisine and most of all with a peace-loving , smiling people.
Some of The Famous North Goa Beaches :
Sinquerim : The Sinquerim Beach is a c-shaped beach right south of Candolim.
Sinquerim is one of the oldest preserved beaches in Goa. Fort Aguada is located near the beach .
There are a lot of waterjets and boats on this beach.The distance from .Panaji is about 13 km.
Arambol Beach : This beach is the northernmost beach of Goa & is 16Kms long.
A unique white sand beach in North Goa, is both rocky and sandy beach.
Sweet water lake is an attraction which actually make this beach must visit.
Tourist can also have the experience of Paragliding here.This beach is at about 50 Kms from Panjim.
Vagator : A clean, quiet beach with good value restaurants .
One can view Chapora Fort from Vagator beach. Red cliffs and big rocks, palm and coconut trees,
red sandy beaches, the chapora fort, all these make it almost like a paradise. Its picture perfect.
To the South of Vagator is Calangute beach.This beach is at about 22 Kms from Panjim.
Anjuna : A popular beach area adjacent to Chapora Fort. In Anjuna is famous for flea market held on every Wednesday.
The beach is ideal for sunbathing and relaxing which attracts a lot of foreign tourists to Anjuna Beach.
Anjuna is about 29 km away from Panaji.
Baga : Baga Beach is considered one of biggest hot-spots by night in Goa - Tito's and Cafe Mambo .
Popular for its water-sports facilities.
Calangute : This is the most popular holiday resort in Goa.
Excellent accommodation facilities are available at affordable cost.
The beach offers water sport activities like parasailing and water skiing,etc and dolphin cruises.
One of the most happening place in Goa. Calangute is located at about 13 km from Panaji and 8 km from Mapusa.
Candolim : Candolim Beach is one of the best beaches to visit in North Goa.
Candolim is no doubt one of the best beach is goa in term of relaxing and it is less crowded.The beach is near Fort Aguarda.
Miramar : Miramar Beach of Goa is also known as 'Gasper Dias'.
Miramar beach is just about 3 kilometres from the capital Panjim.It has lovely Golden beach.
Dona Paula : An idyllic picturesque spot.This beach is also called Lover's Paradise. Tourist can enjoy water sports such as windsurfing, parasailing, water-skiing, toboggan ski-biscuit, skibob, sports fishing, snorkeling, harpoon fishing, yachting and kayaking .Dona Paula Beach is 7 km from Panaji.
South Goa :
South Goa is one of the two Districts of Goa., It is famous for its natural Beaches, Temples, water falls, hill spots, paddy fields, and coconut gardens.
Some of The Famous South Goa Beaches :
Colva Beach : About 6 kms. from Margao. Colva Beach is the most visited beach of South Goa.
Colva beach is Flat beach with silvery sand.Lots of water sports available:
para sailing,banana boat,water scooters,boating ride and many more.
Agonda : Agonda is a nice long pristine stretch of beach.
Yoga (Orange) and Ayurveda treatments (Bio Veda) available along the beachfront.
Palolem : One of the area's most picturesque beaches.Palolem Beach - is also known as "Paradise Beach"
located in South Goa. it is quiet destination favored by the more discerning
foreign tourists for its peaceful ambienceb back-to-back nature image and coconut-tree packed sandy stretches.
The arc shaped stretch which has an island at one end and hills at both endsLocated in the south of Goa,
about 55 to 60 kms from panaji.
Mandrem Beach : Mandrem Beach is situated north of the Chapora river on the lengthy stretch of sand between
Turtle beach and Arambol.Tranquil beach with white sand and shallow waters.Isolated and away from happening locations.
One of the most preferred beaches for honeymooners.
Majorda Beach : It is one of the marvelous beaches in Goa which has a lot of palm groves.Majorda Beach is situated in the southern part of Bogmola.Majorda is also famous for its bakery and toddy. Some of the most famous hotels and resorts of Goa are found here and thus it is quite a popular place for a holiday.
Varca beach : The Varca beach in South Goa is one of the smaller beaches.
One of the most beautiful beaches with White sand, clean water, long coastline...Varca beach is a gem.
One can find all kind of water sports here such as Parasailing, Jetski, boats, etc.
Benaulim Beach : Benaulim is 36 Km in south from Panji.Benaulim is one of the most peaceful beaches in Goa.
This is the best beach in India and has the potential to be one of the best in the world .
The silver powdery sand on the beach & palm trees in line makes Benaulim Beach a heavenly and picture perfect holiday destination.
Cansaulim Beach : The most Northern of the South Goa Beaches, Cansaulim is a clean, white sand, deserted beach.
Lot of activities like jet skiing,para sailing,cycling activities are available at the beach.
Bogmalo Beach : Bogmalo Beachis located in an area of 4 kilometers. It is very nearer to the Dabolim Airport and also to the main town of Vasco Da Gama.Bogmalo is probably the busiest of all South Goan beaches.One can indulge in windsurfing, diving and jet skiing.