An Exotic Escapade to the Land of Sun, Sand and Spices- Goa

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Goa is one of the smallest and most beautiful states of India, situated adjacent to Maharashtra and Karnataka. Popular for its pristine beaches, the place is well known as a land of sun, sand and spices. Tourists even from abroad come here to bathe under the sun near clear sea waters.
Other than beaches Goa offers a lot more, be it natural greenery and charming homestays amidst them, waterfalls, water sports, casinos, Konkani cuisine with a touch of  Portuguese taste or some historical Churches and temples; Goa has something for everyone. One can reach Goa via air, rail or roadways. The state has its own airport, railway stations and bus stands. Some people prefer to explore Goa by booking Golden Triangle Tour with Goa where they visit Delhi, Agra and Jaipur along with Goa to discover the heritage of India along with beaches of Goa.

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Few of the famous places to visit here in Goa are

Bom Jesus Basilica 

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It is a beautiful church built in baroque style of architecture. The Basilica is a protected monument and also included in UNESCO world heritage sites. It is the place where mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier are kept. Situated in Old Goa Bom Jesus Basilica is a must visit place for architecture lovers and devotees as well.


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Calangute Beach

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Calangute is one of the most crowded beaches of Goa. The chaotic flea market of the beach offering variety materials to shop and the adventurous water sports at the beach attract tourists to Calangute. The water sports here include activities like paragliding and jet skiing which are enough to give adrenaline rush to any person.

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Anjuna Beach

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A beach of hippies, Anjuna is the most popular beach amongst foreigners. Not very much crowded, Anjuna is a rocky beach with unpredictable waves where tourists love to sit on the boulders and enjoy the huge waves.  

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Aguada Fort 

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It is a 17-century Portuguese fort situated on Sinquerium Beach. It is a well-preserved fort, a beautiful location to spend some time trying a hand on your photography skills with a lighthouse in background. In 17th century the fort was used for supplying fresh water to the ships sailing in Arabian sea.

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Spice Garden 

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A place for nature lovers, spice garden provides tourists a insight of the garden where the spices like cardamom, clove, black pepper are grown in natural environment and with that they provide tasty local lunch, which is a must to try and gives an idea of the sumptuous Konkani flavours.

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Cruise Ride in Mandovi River 

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Cruise ride is an amazing experience for the tourists; these cruises are organized on Mandovi River in evening in Panjim. The cruise ride also involves dinners at the cruise with some breathtaking regional dance performances coupled with groovy music where you will also get a chance to shake a leg with the performers. Spending an evening on the decks of the boat while enjoying serene beauty of river is an out of the world experience and that’s why tourists really look forward to this cruise ride.

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Dudh Sagar Falls

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After exploring the principle destinations what you should definitely not miss while in Goa is the Dudhsagar Falls. It is a 4 tier gigantic waterfall situated 60 km away from Panjim-the capital of Goa state.  Literally meaning flowing milk, the falls got this name as it looks milky white when flowing from the mountains of Western Ghats. One can even enjoy trekking here; Dudh Sagar is a must visit in monsoon when the water descends in full force.

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Top 7 Adventures in Goa to Experience Thrilling

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Goa is the only place in India where you will never get bored of exploring it more than once. Generally, it happens that once we have explored any place, we do not go there twice but this doesn’t happen in the case of Goa. The more you go Goa, the more you would love to go.

A large number of activities and spending leisure time at beaches attract tourists to come here. Pump up your adrenaline rush with the following thrilling activities that are must to perform when you are in Goa.

Scuba Diving

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To experience the colorful marine life then there could not be anything better than scuba diving. Get the splendid views safely while scuba diving under the guidance of an instructor. The best time to enjoy this activity is between the months of October to March.

Parasailing

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If you are afraid of thrilling water sport activities then this is something which you should not miss. In this activity, a parachute is attached with a boat where taking off and landing is performed at the boat. Soar like a bird with the wind in the sky and go as high as possible. The best time to enjoy this activity is between the months of October to March.

Windsurfing

This activity lets you experience sailing with surfing. The rider needs to stand on the board and with the flow of wind; he needs to keep the balance and moves according to the pressure of wind and water. This activity becomes tougher if tried out during the afternoon when the wind pressure is too high as compared to the mornings. The best time to enjoy this activity is between the months of October to March.

Jet Skiing

It is the water sports for experiencing a thrilling ride on the water. This activity lets you ride a scooter on the surface of the water. Enjoy the gliding through the endless Arabian Sea. The best time to enjoy this activity is between the months of October to March.

White Water River Rafting

Everyone knows about River Rafting in Rishikesh but Goa is also active in offering this exciting activity to its tourists. Riding a boat over the high rapids and low rapids of a white river is truly an amazing experience. Though you will be trained for a short time and would be required to wear a life jacket with safety equipment. Get set and go for riding over the rolling waves of water. The best time to enjoy this activity is between the months of October to March.

Water Rafting is not easy for everyone and if you are one of them then you can relax at luxurious cruises where you can witness the breathtaking views of the sunset and surroundings.

Kayaking

For a calm and peaceful ride, paddle in the backwaters while enjoying the scenic views of nature and you will be mesmerized under the soothing atmosphere. The best time to enjoy this activity is between the months of October to March.

Banana Boat Rides

A banana shaped boat is attached to a powerful steamed boat which sprints off the banana boat with pressure. This is a cool experience if you have your own group to enjoy. The best time to enjoy this activity is between the months of October to March.

All of the above activities can be enjoyed during a trip to Goa. If you want to catch the glimpses of historical architecture, heritage, culture, and traditions of India then book Golden Triangle Tour with Goa that lets you explore Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur along with Goa. The trio of golden triangle cities is the best to visit for first timers in India.

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Embark on the Golden Triangle Tour with Goa to explore the historical monuments at Delhi, Agra and Jaipur and then you can relax at the beaches of Goa, leaving behind the hustle bustle of your busy hectic life. In this tour, you also explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site, especially, the Taj Mahal at Agra. Choose the Best India Trip Planners online and book your tour with them. You can also customize the tour as per your requirements.

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Delhi: The capital of India

Delhi, the capital city, is the heart of India. It is said Delhi is ”Dilwalo ki Dilli”. Delhi has the blend of traditional with modernity. Explore the splendid architecture and treat yourself with the street food which is spicy and lip-smacking. Rent a Car in Delhi to explore the local markets here and you can get all  type of stuff weather a cheap one or expensive.

Agra: The symbol of Love

Agra is the mughal city which is known for some master pieces of architecture. The Taj Mahal is a white marble structure where you get numerous chances to click the pictures from different angles. Every nook and corner of Taj Mahal is built with finishing and efforts. Agra Fort had been built by the same architect, Ustad Ahmad Lahauri, who also built the Taj Mahal. Itmad-ud-Faulah and Mehtab Garden are some other attractions.

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Jaipur: The pink walled city

Jaipur is the pink city of India which is popular for its rich heritage and old traditions. Jaipur celebrates every festival with so much of fun and enthusiasm. Festivals like Kite festival, Teej, Gangaur, Diwali, Holi are few names when people celebrate auspiciously. The major attractions which should not missed to explore in Jaipur are- Amer Fort, Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), Jantar Mantar(one of the biggest observatories), Nahargarh Fort(where Rang de Basanti was shooted), Jaigarh Fort  and City Palace. Every place in Rajasthan has some major attractions like forts, palaces and deserts. To explore the other cities in Rajasthan like Jodhpur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Bikaner etc, you can connect with the Rajasthan Trip Planner to experience the traditional and cultural life at Rajasthan.

Goa: The city of fun and adventures

Goa is the small state in India but it has so much to offer if you want to experience the adventure sports and relax on the beaches of Goa. Goa is divided into two parts- South Goa and North Goa. The South Goa is established in the ancient times, dotted with the Portuguese Churches built during the 15th and 16th century. Some famous churches are- Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral and Church of St.Francis Asiisi.

To enjoy the beach life, enter into the North Goa. Relax at the beaches of Goa, bask in the sun and experience the water sports. People also experience the piercing and making permanent and temporary tattoos. North Goa is dotted with some pubs to enjoy the night life.