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Ruled by the Portuguese for many centuries, Goa still echoes the exuberantlegacy and lifestyle of its past inhabitants. Known for lavish lifestyle and enthralling activities, this smallest state in India is the epitome of luxury and style. Blessed with enchanting natural extravagance in the form of stunning beaches and lush green landscapes set along the coast of Arabian Sea, Goa is utopia for the nature lover. Also, for those who enjoy life on a greater canvas and lives life king-sized, Goa never ceases to amaze!
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A land where the sun never sets and parties never end, there are a horde of things to do in Goa. From a fleet of luxury resorts to exuberant villas, from thrilling casinos to luxurious yachts, the party capital of India has it all.Whatever be your style and however you may define luxury, it has the right solution for you. Few of the luxury things to do in Goa are:
1. Hire a yacht
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A land of sea and waves, nothing can be a better way to explore Goa than to board a luxurious yacht!Observe the stunning views of the beautiful horizon or sunbathe on the open deck, try your hand at the various water sports or merely relax and sip on some wine, while the well-trained crew takes care of all the technicalities and maintained.
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While in Goa, you can easily avail these fascinating rides along with other services.And just that easily you can have an array of yachts and boats at your behest. Truly an experience, which can never be enjoyed by staying even in the best resorts of Goa.
2. Go for casino cruise
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Turn the wheel of fortune and witness luck coming on your way while indulging in one of the luxury things to do in Goa! One of the very few states, where gambling is lawful, Goa is the home to some of the glittering casinos in India. Amongst all the casinos, the one floating on the Mandovi River is considered as the most opulent as well as stunning in Goa. Previously known as the ‘Casino Royale’ and now ‘Deltin Royale’, you can take a delightful cruise of this casino every evening. More than gambling, it is an affair of fun, excitement and revelry.
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Goa also has many off-shore casinos, and as a part of the luxury resorts in Goa, they also provide the same experience. While visiting any of these casinos, it is always wise to make it during the non-seasonal times as the rates might go high during certain celebrations. Additionally, one can checkout many more best things to do in Goa during there visit with there beloved ones.
3. Play golf at Lalit
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Playing golf at the internationally acclaimed Goa Golf Greens, a part of the luxury resorts in Goa; The Lalit Golf & Spa Resort, is an unforgettable experience forthe golf enthusiasts. Crowned as the Best Golf Resort in the Asia Pacific Hotel Awards 2013-2014, Lalit is also one of the best luxury resorts in Goa. Cradled midst luxuriant surroundings, a day at this double-tee 9-hole links golf course becomes a memorable and one of the luxury things to do in Goa during the winters.
4.Stay in a Luxury villa
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Probably the best way to experience the Indo-Portuguese culture of Goa is by living in the tastefully adorned villas of Goa. A perfect escape from the hustle-bustle of busy life, these luxury villas are scattered all over the state. These hiding places of opulence are well-equipped with efficient staffs that excel in proving the best of amenities and services to the aptrons. Starting from a specially designed menu by the chef as per the client’s culinary preferences to a 24-hour chauffeur- driven car, every small detail is worked out here in great details making it another luxurious thing one can do in Goa.
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5.Candle light Dinner at Susegado, Leela Goa
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Susegado; which means ‘relax and live a little’ in the native Konkani, is an open air restaurant and a part of The Leela, one of the best luxury hotels in Goa. Enjoy candle-light dinner over an exotic array of fresh seafood, beautifully grilled and served with wine and other exquisite element to soothe the essence of the evening beside the pleasant seaside. Feel the cool breeze caressing you while you listen to the sweet harmony of live music and the sound of waves lapping at the Susegado. Such a star-clad evening can be enjoyed all through the non-monsoon seasons as it do not operate during the monsoons.
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Goa, a paradise for those who prefer living life with full joy and vigour. A haven for luxury and opulence, it is well-known for its extravagant activities. The perfect way to de-stress and rejuvenate, away from the busy fast-paced life, the sleepy treats of Goa call out to you for the perfect holiday.