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  • Beaches in North Goa includes Calangute Beach, Baga Beach, Anjuna Beach, Candolim Beach, Vagator Beach, Morjim Beach, Chapora Beach, Ashvem Beach, Sinquerim Beach and many other amazing beaches.

    While you are visiting Goa all you will have in your mind are the scenic beaches offering some of the best sights ever.  As we know beaches are heaven for the thrill seekers. There are a lot of North Goa Beaches which you must definitely visit during your vacation. If you are the ones who are looking for some thrilling beaches here then you have definitely landed up on the right place.

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    Goa is partitioned into two locales: North Goa, the party spot, and South Goa loaded with tranquillity. While this is the manner by which a great many people jump at the chance to group Goa, there's considerably more to both these locale than gatherings and serenity.

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    Soak in the amazing beauty of the region, walk through the sandy beach and watch the sunset with your beloved enjoy the colourful hue. Spend some time lazing around the beaches or head out for a fort exploration. And when it’s about the party night, you will be glad what these beaches have to offer to you.

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  • 01Calangute Beach



    Known as the Queen of Beaches, the Calangute beach possesses all characteristics to give visitors a holistic beach experience. A fifteen kilometre drive from Panaji gets you here. Being the largest one in North Goa, of the things to do here are seeing art exhibits at the Kerkar Art Complex and visiting the open market to purchase handmade items. The beach also is known for some exhilarating water sports in Goa like surfing, parasailing, and water skiing. The best way to explore Calangute, you can hire a bicycle and roam around as well.

    Some popular pubs and restaurants are Oriental, and Tibetan Kitchen. Renzo's Inn Beach Resort is a well-known resort here. There are not one but multiple beach shacks. Prince of Tides is considered to be the best among them. Goa comes to life during Christmas; Calangute is all the more special. The best season to visit is late October – which is common for most beaches in North Goa. The beach is safe, however it is recommended that people move around in groups.

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  • 02Baga Beach

    Baga Beach

    Baga beach is part of a contiguous formation of beaches that includes Calangute beach.The Baga beach starts where the Calangunte beach ends. Baga beach is less-crowded, quieter and better developed unlike Calangute beach. This North Goa beach is sixteen kilometres from Panaji. Baga is known as beach for rocking nightlife in Goa marked by places like Tito’s and Mambo’s café.

    The party never stops on Baga beach. If the noisy pubs are not for you, a night time stroll by Baga can get pretty great. Some of the resorts next to this beach are Pride resort, Angelina beach resort, and Blue Marine Beach Resort.

    During the non-monsoons from June to August, the beach huts close. Even though some nightspots are open, it cannot be guaranteed. It is only during late October that tourists start pouring in. Baga beach is famous for a variety of water sports in Goa, people come here to enjoy plenty of water sports. Speed boating is a definite must try, so is the Bumpy Ride, where you sit on a tube tied to a boat which is dragged across the water by a speed boat.


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  • 03Anjuna Beach

    Anjuna Beach

    This beach was once the home of the young, wild, and eccentric – the hippies. Only traces of them are left, but their legacy continues. Even today the flea market at the beach popularized by the hippies exists. People from all over the country, from other beaches in North Goa and the world visit the shacks here to listen to psychedelic music. 

    The trance music is played during sunset. Eighteen kilometres from Panaji, the Anjuna Beach is located beside the Anjuna village. The nightlife on Anjuna Beach is amazing, Curlies is the best shack at Anjuna Beach. Enjoy the Flea market and definitely buy jewellry and other quirky pieces of collectables.

    Some of the popular bars are Cabin Disco, Sea Rock Bar, and the Primrose Bar. Anjuna Beach Resort is the most well-known resort in Goa. Parasailing is the most popular water sport at the Anjuna Beach. Para-gliding and windsurfing are some of the other popular activities in Goa.

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  • 04Candolim Beach



    This beach is one of the lively sandy shores in Goa amongst north Goa beaches. Despite the visitor traffic, the Candolim beach is clean. Some areas of beach are less-crowded and peaceful. It is about finding your spot in the area. You can enjoy water sports like parasailing; catamaran sailing, jet-skiing, banana rides.This beach is located 13 kilometers from Panaji.

    The white sandy beach is complemented by the dunes – which are scrub-covered. The coastline stretches for 30 kms starting from the Aguada Fort and concluding at the Chapora Beach. Visitors here are a mixed fraternity ranging from youngsters, to artists, researchers, tourists and even monks. The Aguada Fort is in the vicinity. This is a Portuguese fort built to resist invasions from the Dutch and Maratha warriors.

    There is a lot up for offering for those who want to experience the Goa night life. Club Cabana is near the Arpora Hills is considered legendary even by most severe critics. Casablanca Beach Resorts, Whispering Palms Beach Resort, and Marquis Beach Resort are other great places to stay in North Goa.

  • 05Vagator Beach

    Vagator Beach

    When you visit this beach, you’d know why people call this the most intriguing destination amongst most popular beaches in North Goa. Steep red cliffs essaying dramatic dispositions overlook the shore. This beach is split into two large beaches by a strip of land. On this seaside headland you can see parked cars, stalls selling souvenirs, and cloth shops. During the tourist season, this place is abuzz with activity. Trance music is played and the destination is packed with seekers of hedonistic pleasures.

    Hill Top is amongst the popular places for rave parties. Our Shack is one of the finest beach side shacks here. Club 9 Bar is the best pub given that you can enjoy a splendid sunset from here. Alcove resort is a well-known resort at the Vagator Beach.

    Much like the other beaches, water sports are pretty big at Vagator. It is recommended to try the banana boating, Bumpy Rides, Ringo Rides.

    Not really a worry, however the shoreline is rocky in South Vagator. In North Vagator, there are sections of the beach slope that are steep. Watch out for sunken anchors. You can enjoy the beach but are expected to exercise a little caution.

  • 06Morjim Beach

    Morjim Beach

    The unique ecosystem of this North Goa beach makes it a perfect habitat for Olive Ridley sea turtles that come to the beach late in the evening to lay their eggs. The villages beside the beach have a large Russian immigrant population. This place is also colloquially called ‘Little Russia’. The beach is blessed with scenery and greenness.

    The presence of the Chapora River compliments the aesthetic appeal of this place. Visually enticing, this beach where a traditional dance called ghoddemodni originated. Moreover, there are many more best places to visit in Goa with your family and friends.

    The ‘Turtle Beach’ as it is also called is protected by government regulations given that this breed of turtle is endangered.

    If you’re looking for a beach shack, look no further from Bora bora. Mojrim Beach resort is where to check-in. The resort is located on the shores of the sea. There are plenty of pubs to choose from.

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  • 07Arambol Beach

    Arambol Beach

    From being a fisherman village to a tourist destination, the Arambol beach has a distinct look and feel to it. When you are here, a bohemian feeling is palpable. Considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches in Goa, it is flanked by the Keria and Mandrem beaches on the north and south and is located 50 kilometres from Panaji

    Adding to the charm of Arambol is a fresh water lake that is a stone’s throw away. Another attraction is the giant Banyan tree in the jungle valley. You might witness Gypsie-Fusion bands performing in an open-air ambience at the beach. This is because Arambol thrives with a music scene like no other. People come here to participate in meditation and yoga classes as well.

    To satiate your hunger pangs the Blue diamond beach shack serves food and drink. You get authentic Goa food here. Mantra beach bar is a well-known pub beside the beach. Arambol Plaza Beach Resort is a good resort to check-in when at Arambol Beach.

  • 08Mandrem Beach

    Mandrem Beach

    While you are visiting North Goa you would definitely be searching for some of the best beach here. Among the best beaches in North Goa Mandrem Beach is another beach which will definitely make your evening special. Mandrem Beach is known for fine Goan feni and master stone carvers. Lately it has been unsettled from its steers driven pace by the tourism trail going through it to the Arambol shoreline. 

    Mandrem Beach is a white sand shoreline with clear water. The shoreline of Mandrem lies between the twin shorelines of Ashwem and Arambol. This shoreline is a tranquil and serene shoreline and is great for the ones who is looking for some peace and tranquil surroundings. The magnificence of Mandrem Beach is particularly amid the High Tide time when the ocean water hurries into the Mandrem Creek or River. This Mandrem river moves parallel to the waterline. Mandrem has a little angling group and once in a while one may see nearby anglers pulling their catch from the ocean.

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  • 09Chapora Beach

    Chapora Beach

    If beaches are whar you are looking for in North Goa then here is another one which will make you happy. Chapora Beach is another attraction in Goa which is a must visit on your vacation. Bowed in the outline of a Portuguese fort Chapora Beach is located on the northern side of the Vagator, which is at the distance of 10 km from Mapusa.  

    It's outstanding amongst other shorelines of Goa that touches a harmony in the core of visitors with its white sandy unfurl, dark basalt, sapphire field, and palms. It's the most loved spot for the one, who adore the surf and the sand. The beach is also famous as the most isolated and quiet shoreline in Goa, which brings bunches of shacks and resturants all around. In any case, a long stroll through Chapora Main Street will essentially take you to the past traditional buildings, luxury restaurants, pubs, bars and other stores.

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  • 10Ashvem Beach

    Ashvem Beach

    This beach is a mixture of sandy shores and rocky outfits. A perfect place to enjoy a picnic, the Ashvem Beach is also a nesting place for the Olive Ridley turtles apart from Arambol beach. A protected area, the uninterrupted white sandy bed beside the vast ocean is a perfect habitat to breed moments of mirth and merry. Located 13 kilometres from Panaji, this beach entices you with its quaint charms. You can go fishing or even dolphin spotting in the area.

    Amongst the less crowded beach destinations, you can come here to experience peace and tranquility. This is a prized destination to cocoon you in a world of quiet comfort. See a galaxy of greenery on one side and the vast sea on another.

    La Plage is a well-known beach shack at the Ashvem beach. La Cabana Beach & Spa is a fine resort here. However, there are plenty of other choices for shacks, pubs, and resorts in the vicinity.

    Like any other beach, exercise necessary precaution.A visit to any of most popular beaches in North Goa is a relaxing experience. It is a time to let go of yourself and submit to the outdoorsy pleasures offered by this paradisiacal place. Engage yourself in exotic thrills by singing and dancing. Visit the colourful and quaint beach shacks and listen to trance music as you enjoy your favourite drink. Check-in to any of the resorts in the vicinity and spend an extended holiday romancing on the beach in Goa.
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  • 11Sinquerim Beach

    Sinquerim Beach

    As we know that the beaches of Goa has already made its mark on the heart of the travelers. Among such beaches another one which you should not miss is the Sinquerim Beach. The Sinquerim beach is a wonderful shoreline that has dynamite extends of sand. 

    It is situated at the south of the well known shorelines like Baga, Calangute and Candolim. It is a perfect place for swimming and one ought not to miss going to this shoreline while they are on their vacation in Goa. The shoreline at Sinquerim lies neighboring the Aguada shoreline. Close to the shoreline one can see the renowned verifiable fort Aguada that was built by the Portuguese to defend them from any attack from the sea route. 

    Sinquerim found 13 km from Panaji is a standout amongst other shorelines where one can appreciate water-skiing, para-sailing, fishing, windsurfing and scuba diving in Goa .  There are also a lot vacationer resorts and inns that give accommodation facilities at the Sinquerim shoreline.

  • 12Aguada Beach

    Aguada Beach

    Another fantastic beach which is a must visit for you during your Goa trip is the Aguada Beach. The Aguada Beach is arranged in North Goa. One can see a lot of tourist rushing towards Aguada Beach, Goa to get the stunning perspective that the well known Fort Aguada offers of the ocean and the shoreline. Aside from the fort there are various lovely churches that merit going by. The Fort of Aguada was built by the Portuguese to defend the entrance of the enemy into River Mandovi and furthermore to shield old Goa from assaults.

    The sightseers can get a great perspective of the brilliant view of the golden beaches running exactly up to the boundaries of the Indian state of Maharashtra.  Feel the thrill as you reach the top of the lighthouse from where you can witness the whole place from a different angle. So this time don’t miss your chance to visit this beach.

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  • 13Dona Paula Beach

    Dona Paula Beach

    Another best beaches in North Goa which is a must visit for you is the Dona Paul Beach. Dona Paula shoreline was named after the Portuguese Viceroy's little girl Dona Paula de Menezes. This youthful, young lady became hopelessly enamored with a Goan fisherman. Obviously, this match was inadmissible to the Viceroy who disallowed his little girl Dona Paula to meet her young sweetheart again. 

    It was said that his daughter committed suicide and in her memory the Viceroy named the beach after her. Dona Paula is known for the fashionable residence of the rich and famous of Panjim.  Initially a fishing town Dona Paula pulls in a lot of tourist from far and wide. When you are in Dona Paula, you should visit the remains of the Cabo Fort, raised in 1540. The Cabo Raj Niwas is a standout amongst the richest governor’s residences in the entire of Goa.

  • 14Querim Beach

    Querim Beach
    For those of you who are still looking for some time alone in Goa then Querim Beach will definitely quench thirst. Querim Beach also called Keri shoreline is a sunny haven of sand, ocean and tranquility in the northern piece of Goa.

    The segregated shoreline is hidden away from the eyes of the onlookers. There are also a lot of temples, old forts and notable Goan houses which you should definitely explore during your vacation in Goa. Touch base at dawn to take photographs of the shoreline on the practically forsook shoreline. Stroll along the 2 kilometers of tranquil shoreline and sit down under the pine trees to recover in the shade.

    After a refreshing splash in the rolling waves, find a tranquil setting for sunbathing. What’s more at the nightfall just witness the distant night sea as the warm water touches you feet. This beach is a must visit for you in North Goa.
  • 15Bambolim Beach

    Bambolim Beach

    Among the best beaches in North Goa another one which will make your vacation goals stronger is the Bambolim Beach. This serene little shoreline is a haven for the individuals who love to spend some time with sand and surf without the group that pepper the vast majority of alternate shorelines in North Goa. The shoreline is a secluded beach with sands and lined on the landward side with swathes of swaying coconut palms, which provide a cool and shady place to relax. 

    Unlike the other beaches of Goa, the Bambolim shoreline is not jumbled with sellers and shacks covering the shore cheek by cheek rather one can see the beach boarded by the blue waters of the Arabian Sea. The Bambolim shoreline is an extraordinary place to have a beach picnic and appreciate the calm and isolation of one of the less frequented shorelines in Goa. Head out to this beach while on your trip to Goa this time.

  • 16Kalacha Beach

    Kalacha Beach

    Located in the south of Querim Beach, Kalacha is a small, secluded beach where you can enjoy a swim in its sweet water lagoon. Since it is not very touristy, you will find only a few shacks or hawkers trying to sell fresh seafood and local handicrafts. For accommodation, you can choose to stay at one of the guesthouses or homestays as the area is not very commercialised.

    Kalacha must be visited for its pristine natural beauty and the paragliding opportunities it offers. You have to walk through a rocky patch to get to the sandy beachfront. You can enjoy the breathtaking sunsets and sunrises at the place or choose to go for a walk. This is one of the most peaceful and scenic amongst all the beaches in North Goa.

  • 17Miramar Beach

    Miramar Beach

    Miramar Beach, also known by the name of Gasper Dias’ is one of the most popular beaches in North Goa. Miramar is a Portuguese word which translates into ‘viewing the sea.’ Visitors spend hours on end at the beach, trying to soak in the serenity and the beautiful views of the ocean and the beach itself. Miramar is known for its silvery-white sand which stretches along the coastline for about two kilometres.

    Although there are not many water sports or activities to do in Miramar, you can almost always count on a spectacular sunset and sunrise. The place also has access to fresh seafood, prepared on the spot for you to enjoy. If you choose to visit the beach in the months of November to March, you also get to spot a large number of migratory birds including gulls and plovers.

  • 18Siridao Beach

    Siridao Beach

    Siridao Beach is a coarse sand beach in Panjim which is popularly known as the beach of the shell collectors. If you are walking on the beach, you will come across a plethora of oysters and pearl shells on the beach. It is also one of the easiest to reach North Goa beaches as it is situated at a distance of 8 kilometres from Panjim Kadamba Bus Stand, 20 km from Vasco Da Gama Railway Station.

    The beach is also home to the ‘Chapel of Jesus of Nazareth' which is situated on top of a hill on the beach. Once on the beach, you can also take time out to visit centuries-old caves which have been carved out of stone and were discovered by the locals not very long ago.

  • 19Ashwem Beach

    Ashwem Beach

    If you want to enjoy peace and serenity in North Goa, then Ashwem Beach is the place to go. It is one of the best-kept secrets of North Goa and is located to the north of Panaji. The beach extends from the banks of Chapora river to the Terekhol river and the coconut trees and greenery that surround the river further adds to the scenic beauty of these parts.

    The beach offers excellent opportunities for swimming as you can enjoy swimming in the ocean or take a dip in the river if you want to enjoy freshwater swimming. Since it is much less crowded than the other beaches of North Goa, you can visit this place for its calm and peaceful ambience.

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Dona Paula Beach

A lover’s paradise, the name of the location got its designation after a tragic love story, making the place more interesting and catchy. This former village is a heaven on earth that provides picturesque spots and huge space for sunbathing while relaxing in the calm beaches adjacent to clean blue waters.

Travellers love to be here to indulge in water sports like parasailing, kayaking etc. and gets the adrenaline rush at beaches like Dias beach and Dona Paula beach. Moreover, the markets for shopping are also vibrant and gets shiny names of food and drinking spots to attract visitors. For a perfect stay, one can also book their own resort or hotels here which are also loaded with amenities and good services.

Location
: 6 km from Panaji city.

Water Sports: water scooter, and motorboat rides

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Basilica of Bom Jesus

The oldest withstanding Church of Goa, beautifully built under the influence of Portuguese architectural style, is one of the best places to visit in Panjim. The lovely marble floor embellished with valuable stones adds up to the charm of the magnificent church.

The cathedral of the Church holds the remains of St. Xavier's in a silver casket which is elegantly decorated and, worshiped by his devotees. Famed for its amazing architecture, this ornate structure survived since the 16th century.
The locals believe the remains are eternal and, have obscure healing powers which in turn makes it one of the most attractive places to see in Panjim.

Location:
Old Goa Road, Near Gandhi Circle, Goa 403402, India

Timings: 
All days of the week except Sunday (9:00 AM - 6:30 PM)
               Sunday (10:30 AM - 6:30 PM)

Entry Fees:
Free

Distance from Panjim Bus Stand:
Approximately 11 km

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Fort Aguada

 Pulled up with a dark bricked stretch within the sea waters, Fort Aguada invites the visitors even from far to take a walk in, take a peek into the sea differently and get clicked in a movie style. The architecture of the fort is in royal Portuguese style and its vastness within the fortress is just grand.

One can witness the confluence of Mandovi river in the Arabian sea from here and the fort is a witness to the same since years. Embrace the old construction and military architecture here along with the lighthouse that stands tall. If the fort is not visited on a Goa trip, the trip is just not done right.

Location: At the southern tip of Candolim beach

Timings: Fort Aguada is open all days from 8.30 AM to 5.30 PM

Entry Fees: Good news! There are no charges to visit this ecstatic location. Visit it like a free bird.

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Se Cathedral Church

One of the most striking churches in India is the “Se Cathedral” located in the Southern part of Goa. This magnificent church exhibits excellent artistry of the Portuguese-Manueline style with beautifully arched interior and an impressive courtyard. Previously, the cathedral had two towers but one of them collapsed in late 17th Century and was never rebuilt.

This cathedral is dedicated to St.Catherine, who belonged to Alexandria and there are six panels where her life scenes are beautifully carved. The most prominent feature of this cathedral is the huge “golden bell” which is one of the best bells in the world. This 250 feet high cathedral is a frequented spot and is visited by the tourists as well as locals. The tranquility and serene aura of the cathedral makes it a must visit spot in the list of places to visit in South Goa.

Location: 
Velha, Goa 403402

Timings: 
7:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Entry Fee: 
Free 

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Shantadurga Temple

“Pious Aura” this is what you will witness at this magnificent temple situated at the foot of Kavlem village in Ponda Taluka. This temple is devoted to goddess “Shantadurga” who is worshiped as the “Goddess of Peace” and, it is one of the most prominent and, large temples in entire Goa.

The divine shrine was initially situated at, Cavelossim but during the demolition period of the Portuguese in the mid 15th century, the celestial being was relocated to Kavlem. The vibrant combination of the maroon, white and peach give the temple an enchanting old-charm look.

Apart from these, Nayan Manohar Deepstambh is another point of attraction which is beautifully lit during the festivals and at that time, the beauty has no boundaries.

Location: 
Kapileswari - Kavlem Rd, Donshiwado, Ponda, Goa 403401

Timings: 
5:00 AM - 10:00  PM

Entry Fee:
Free

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The Church of Mae De Deus

This bright white building and Neo-Gothic architecture are so impulsive that just mesmerizes its beholders. One will surely get awestruck with the impact of peaceful beauty, settlement within the greenery and the aura it presents right from the first look to the same.

Right from the exteriors to interiors, the church is certainly one of the best places to visit in North Goa. Interestingly, it houses the miraculous statue of Mae de Deus which brought the church back to life post its ruin state. With imposing interiors and carved ornamentation on ceiling and walls, the church magnetizes not just the religion followers but also those who love to praise the reality on the ground.

Location: Chogm Rd, Saligao

Timings: Gate to God’s own home opens up every day from 9.00 AM to 12.30 PM and from 3.00 PM to 5.00 PM.

Entry Fees: Absolutely none!

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Church of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary

Sitting, right in the middle of the hillock this mighty church has three shrines of Mary, Our Lady of the Rosary and, Crucifixion of Jesus. Being the first church to built-in Goa it holds utmost significance in its tourism and, adding up to the most attractive places to visit in Panjim.

Previously, it was just a chapel in the early 15th century but, with time and tide, the chapel went through many transformations and, led to this massive structure which is elegantly built with influences of several architectural styles.

Location:
 North-Eastern Side of Central Square, Panjim 403001, India

Timings: 
All days 10 AM - 12:30 PM and 4 PM - 5:30 PM

Entry Fees: 
Free

Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: 
Approximately 1.6 km away.

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Casino Royale Goa

This place will “blow your mind” as here casino floats on water. Deltin has modern and classy casinos which are undoubtedly the most happening ones. There are numerous floors sprawling over an area of 40,000 square feet with various sections to keep people engaged of all ages. With 123 gaming tables here, you can play all sorts of gambling games be it Poker, Teen Patti, Black Jack, and many more variants.

While you enjoy the gambling, you can also savor exclusive liquors at the whiskey lounge with amazing hand-rolled cigars. The casino provides all the top-notch amenities and, is the ace in the field of the casinos. Undoubtedly it is one of the most happening places to visit in Panjim.
One can also relax in VIP gaming suites where one can stay as well as play. The highlighting feature of the casino is that it is the only place with a dedicated poker room.

Location: 
Noah's Ark, RND Jetty, Dayanand Bandodkar Road, Panaji, Goa 403001

Timings: 
Open 24 hrs

Entry Fees: 
Monday to Thursday    Rs 2500/-   
                    Friday to Sunday
         Rs 3500/-

Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: 
Approximately 1.6 km away

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Bhagwan Mahaveer Wildlife Sanctuary

This wildlife century came into existence in the year 1999 under the Wildlife Act. The Sanctuary lies on the Western Ghats in the northern part of the Panjim city. Sprawling over an area of 240 sq km, it has rich flora and fauna which attracts the tourists. One can witness bewitching scenic views at this splendid Sanctuary which is the largest protected wildlife. 

Here at this sanctuary, you can come across numerous variant of animals like Pythons, Cobras, Slender Toris, Jungle Cats, Elephants, avian Birds, and many more rare species. One can even hire a jeep to explore every nook and corner of the diverse sanctuary.

Location: 
NH 4A, Caranzol, Goa, 403410, India

Timings: 
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Entry Fee: 
Rs. 20 per person for Adults
                  Rs. 10 per person for Children
                  Rs 30 per Still Camera
                  Rs 150 per Camcorder

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St Xavier’s Church

This is one of the most frequented sightseeing places in Goa famed as the prominent landmark for the Catholics. This extrusive church holds the incorrupt body of Saint Francis Xavier and, was built in the year 1605. After a few years of being built in 1622, the body of Saint Xavier was brought here and laid in a glass mausoleum. It is one of the most charming places to visit in South Goa which has showcased modern art in the gallery and, the structure exhibits a jaw-dropping baroque style of architecture.

The best time to visit Bom Jesus Basilica is December, as in this month you can experience the traditions, cultures and a lot more at Christmas time.

Location: 
Off National Highway 4, Velha Goa, Goa 403110

Timings: 
9:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Entry Fee: 
Free

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Fort Aguada

Showcasing the glory of the Portuguese empire this fort stands overlooking the Arabian sea. Built in the early 16th century to keep an eye on the enemies this fort give breathtaking views and, is one of the most majestic places to visit in Panjim.

The mystifying structure is more than 400 years old and still, its majestic beauty remains intact. It also houses a lighthouse which was built to guide the ships and, another part is the Aguada Jail which is one of the largest jails in Goa.
The location of the mighty fort is strategic so that it provides great defense from the rivals.

Location:
Fort Aguada Rd, Aguada Fort Area, Candolim, Goa 403515

Timings:
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Entry Fees:
Free

Distance from Panjim Bus Stand:
Approximately 15 km

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Goa Archaeological Museum

This “Architectural Marvel” showcases the artifacts of the Portuguese rule in India, with eight unique galleries exhibiting different slices of the pre-historic era of Portuguese sways. The most significant of these are deemed to be the paintings of the long-dead Governors and, Administrators of Goa.

To add up to the amusement of the visitors, the museum also has a remarkable collection of stamps, religious artifacts, and other such hidden gems. This is a perfect place to dig up the history of the Goan culture and styles in the early ages.

Location: 
EDC Complex, Patto, Panaji, Goa 403001

Timings: 
9:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Entry Fees: 
Only Rs 5/- per person

Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: 
Approximately 9 km

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Naval Aviation Museum

Get awestruck by the amazing collection of The Naval Aviation Museum where you can witness the true essence of Military. This amazing museum is a must visit tourist place in Goa and lies in the vicinity of Vasco da Gama.

Here, one can see real Helicopters, Aircraft, Fighter Jets and learn about their history. The museum is a combination of two parts, one is the outdoor regions which exhibits the evolution of the Indian Naval Air Arms and, another is the double-storey indoor gallery. The Naval Aviation Museum is the only of its kind in Asia. The outer region is a large park which has 13 aircraft in total namely, Sea Harrier, HAL Chetak, Westland Sea King and many more such decommissioned aircraft.

Location: 
Bogmalo Road, Dabolim AP Vasco da Gama, Mormugao, Goa 403806

Timings:
Tuesday - Sunday(9:30 AM - 5 PM)
               Monday(Remains Closed)

Entry Fee: 
Rs. 20

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Casino Pride

Another amazing casino life could be experienced at Casino Pride which has its anchor tied down in Mandovi river. The casino boat has the best of the facilities and services having well-trained staff, delicious meals and a good range of drinks.

Moreover, the charm of the boat gets an upgradation with the performance of skilled dancers, acts by celebrities, people counting their winning amount while enjoying offers on unlimited drinks.

Entry Fees:
Rs 1500 on Monday-Thursday and Rs 2000 on Friday-Saturday

Timings:
Open 24x7 to all its guests.

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The Grande Island

“The Grande Island” also known as the Ilha Grande is one of the most amazing discoveries in Goa. The Island is a house of Palm trees, jaw-dropping marine life experiences, and extraordinary sunsets.

The Island is not only for the adventure buffs but is also a perfect destination for couples looking for a less crowded place with amazing facilities. One can indulge in sight-seeing, snorkeling, sea walk, swimming, and many more aqua activities. The outstanding activity which can be witnessed here is, Scuba diving which gives you a picture of the underwater kingdom making it one the most amazing places to visit in South Goa.

Apart from these, one will also have instances when they can delve in dolphin sighting which is an amazing experience and cannot be experienced everywhere.

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Anjuna Market

Let us give you a glimpse of why Anjuna Market is one of the utmost amazing tourist places in North Goa? Wednesday flea market that sells everything at a dirt cheap rate will bring one closer to this place. This place is so much livelier to chill at that you never want to leave it but alas, it's just a day in the week that it gains its prominence on.

One can find here handmade clothing, jewellery, beach clothes, hammocks, Buddha or Shiva statues and anything that trance magic can provide you. Grab a drink, have some stall food, wear hippie jewellery and dive in a completely new era at Anjuna flea market.

Timings: Wednesday, 8.00 AM to 8.00 PM

Location: South end of Anjuna beach.

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