The New Year Parties in Goa are a time for the young generation to indulge in a crazy and wild partying spirit. Like so many good things in life, be it expensive chardonnay, garlic fried calamari, beach football; Christmas and New year’s in Goa tops the list. The entire state is lit up with tourists from all over India as well as world over, flock here for the wildest experiences.
Being the Christmas season, all the churches are well lit up with fairy lights and beautiful cribs. You can go crib hopping and watch the creativity and effort in making each crib housing the Lord Jesus. If you’re lucky enough, you might even chance upon walking cribs which is a whole new experience altogether.Immerse in the local culture and watch small kids as they go singing christmas carols around the town, spreading good wishes and the joy of Christmas to all.
Do not miss out on the special desserts that this festive season brings in. These sweets are made at home and sent in napkin-covered trays to relatives and friends. The offering, known as kuswar, consists of traditional Goan Christmas treats like neureos, mandares, kulkuls, doce de grão and bebinca. You can find these sweets at local bakeries and take this sweetness of Goa back to the people at home.
If you’re a romantic and a fan of ballroom dancing, this is the best time when there are multiple dine and dances happening all over the state. With the top bands of Goa entertaining you with live music, you can sip on or chug the traditional booze and watch love lorns couples sway to the beat of Cha Cha and Waltz all night long.
The best and most alluring reason for being here on New Year’s is partying all night long. Known as the Vegas of India, you can do what you feel and completely let loose all the worries and stress in this beautiful state. Be it partying in the happening beach of Morjim or getting tipsy to the music and beats under the night sky and watch the astounding sunrise at beach shacks, you cannot deny the fact that all you party lovers out there long to experience the best New Year parties in Goa.
Here are some of the best places to celebrate New Year 2018 in Goa: