Goa is one of the states in India.It can be simply referred to as coolest place in India.The state of goa is only 3,702sq.km.This international tourist destination is also calles the fun capital if India.Goa is a land of natural wonders,music and entertainment.The climate of Goa is also very attractive for tourists.It is a place where foriegners visit throughout the year.Beaches and Wildlife sanctuaries provide a very rich status to Goa.A sight seeing trip to Goa should not be missed by anyone who loves travelling and having fun.The state capital of Goa,Panjim is a beautiful town where the carnival celebration every year should not be missed.Beaches are the places of Prime importance in Goa.
Beaches to visit in Goa:
Baga Beach: Baga beach is the main point of attraction to the tourists.The most fabulous experience one can recieve in Baga Beach are dolphin spotting,sun-basking,banana boat rides and parasailing.The panoramic view of the beach along with beauty of sun rise and sun set will give a most delighted feeling that you will never get from any other places.Baga beach is seperated from the outside world of Goa.The calm and quiet beach provides lot of other water related sports and activities where you will have immense joy and fun.Fishing boats docked in the shorelines are also a very rare seenery.The beach is named after the Baga Creek.Dolphins can be seen around 1 km from the shoreline.
Baga beach is about 17 kms from Panaji.
Aguada Beach: The Beach is one of the beaches to be visited in Goa.Aguada beach is known for its Aguada Fort.Aguada Fort is a Portuguese fort located near Singuering Beach.There is also a lighhouse along with the Fort.This place has many historical attractions.The landscapes and citadels provide a best place for loving ones.Aguada beach also provides facilities for water sport and massaging services.
Aguada beach is 14 km from Panaji.
Arambol Beach: This beach is said to be the most beautiful beach in the state.This is also a hamlet for traditional fisherman.Several people opts Arambol beach because of the safe swimming condition in here.The accomodation facilities available here is also cheaper.Adventure sports such as paragliding and kite surfing is facilitated in here.For those who are interested,courses of yoga,meditation,music and odissi dance is also availed.Lots of cafes and restaurents are all along the shorelines,variety of foods are available here.
Arombal beach is 33 km from Panaji.
Sinquerim: This beach is known for the variety of adventures facilitated here.Wind surfing,Scuba diving,water skiing and para sailing facilities are aviled here.This beach has a beatiful strech of sand which allows leisure and is a good place for honeymoners.It is also an ideal place for swimming.Sinquerim lies near Aguada beach,several standard accomodation facilities are avilable here.
Candolim: Water sports and other facilities like yoga and meditation facilities are available here.This place has a calm and beautiful environment.Scrub covered dunes attracts tourists for a great extend.Also Candolim’s night life is calm and quiet that other beaches.Locally brewed drinks are a speciality for this place.It is the nearest beach that can be reached from panaji.
Candolim beach is 12 km from Panaji.
Calangute: It is the Queen of beaches with its 7km distance is the largest beach in Goa.Sun sets in Calanguate give a most beautiful panoramic view which attracts many tourists to this beach.thus night life i here is famous.This beach also offers water sports sucha as surfing, water skiing and parasailing.Several exhibitions are also conducted here.This beach is one of the crowded beach in Goa.
it is 15 kms from Panaji.Christmas and Newyear eves are most fabulous in here.
Vagator: This beach is favourite spot for tourists to spend their night life.A portugal fort named Chapora is situated here which is about 500 years old.There are two beacher here,Small Vagator and Big Vagator.Palm plantations make this place more beautiful.This place is ideal for swimming and resting.One has to walk through big vagator to reach the small Vagator beach.This is an ideal place for photography.
22 kms from Panaji.
Anjuna: This place is known for its soft sands,Palm farms and its natural beauty.It is also famous for the full moon parties conducted at christmas and ner year eve.Bathing is safer in here because the beach is calm.Bungee jumbing is a major sport here,also other water sports are seen here.Tourists love the atmosphere at Anjuna beach and soft foamy waves.
It is located about 18kms from Panaj