KNOW GOA

Goa is holidaymaker's paradise, it has beautiful blue beaches, delightful silvery sands, gentle hills, waterfalls, rich traditions, captivating churches, attractive flora and fauna, green valleys and terrific temples. It is simply a great golden holiday destination. Here you can experience the rich blend of the Indo-European architecture and cultural influences. It is quiet famous for its festivals.It is the land full of Fun and Frolic, of calm and peace. As a matter of fact the Goa is for relaxation and experience the idyllic peace.The beaches such as Dona Paula, Calangute, Anjuna, Colva, Miramar, and Vagator can be compared with the best beaches around the world and also the Churches and forts in Old Goa take the visitor to an era far back in time.

GLIMPSE OF GOA

Area 13,43,998 (1991 census)
Altitude Sea level to 1,022 meters.
Capital Panaji
STD Code 0832
Languages Spoken Konkani, Marathi, Hindi, English and Portugese
Best Time to Visit June to September
March-April: Traces
Climate Maximum: 34° C, Minimum: 20° C

HISTORICAL INFORMATION

Goa was ruled by a great number of Indian kingdoms and dynasties from the 4th century onwards.In 1987, Goa conferred statehood. Portuguese also renovated Goa by erecting one of the great churches. That is why Goa continues to be a fascinating blend of the Latin and the Oriental.

HOW TO REACH

By ROAD:
One can find buses as well as rent-a-car services in Goa. An interesting mode of traveling in Goa is the motorcycle taxi of Goa.

By AIR :
Goa is well connected by airline services to most major cities in India. All flights, national and international, to and from Goa, operate from the Goa Airport at Dabolim near the port town of Vasco-da-Gama.

By RAIL:
It is not difficult to reach Goa by trains, especially after opening of the Konakan Railway that connects Margao and Vasco da Gama to major cities in India.

DESTINATIONS

Panaji, Vasco-da-Gama, Margao, Mapusa, Beaches, Churches, Panjim, Aguada Fort

EXCURSION

Corbett National Park, Agra, Mathura, Sariska Tiger Reserve, Badrinath, Keoladeo National Park, Jaipur, Vrindavan

GUEST ACCOMMODATION

  • GOA
  • Luxury Hotels
  • Hotel Cidade-de-Goa
    Hotel Fort Aguada Resort
    Hotel Intercontinental Grand
    Marriott Resort
    Park Hyatt
    Ramada Caravala Beach Resort
    Hotel Taj Exotica
    Hotel The Leela
  • First Class Hotels
  • Bogmallo Beach Resort
    Club Mahindra Resort
    Hotel Dona Silva
    Hotel Holiday Inn
    Kenilworth Beach Resort
    Majorda Beach Resort
    Hotel Taj Holiday Village
    Heritage Village
  • Budget Hotels
  • Bambolim Resort
    Nanu Resort
    Phoneix Park Inn
    Prainha Cottage
    Ronil Beach Resort
    Sterling Days Inn
    Best Western Resort Marinha