Goa is ranked the best placed state by the Eleventh Finance Commission for its infrastructure and ranked on top for the best quality of life in India by the National Commission on Population based on the 12 Indicators. Vasco da Gama is the largest city and the historic city of Margao still exhibits the cultural influence of the Portuguese, who first landed in the early 16th century as merchants and conquered it soon thereafter. Goa is a former Portuguese colony existed for about 450 years until it was annexed by India in 1961. Renowned for its beaches, places of worship and world heritage architecture, Goa is visited by large numbers of international tourists every year. Goa has rich flora and fauna, owing to its location on the Western Ghats range, which is classified as a biodiversity hotspot.
TEMP AVG: 86°F (30°C) SHOPPING: junk jewelry CURRENCY: INR
Upon your arrival in Goa, our tour representative assists you in smooth transfer to the hotel for pre-booked stay. Later, embark on a sightseeing tour of Goa beaches-Baga Beach and Calangute Beach. Bask in the glory of the sun and enjoy a relaxing massage on the beachfront. Once a hippie idyll, Calangute and Baga Beach are the best places to enjoy a perfect vacation in North Goa.
Delightful Goa Vacation’ tour is scheduled for the sightseeing tour of Old Goa churches. The sightseeing trip includes a visit to The Basilica of Bom Jesus, Chapel of St. Francis Xavier and Church of St. Francis of Assisi. Besides, you can visit the famous Aguada Fort and Chapora Fort. The nightlife of Goa is equally vivacious and thrilling. To witness the nightlife from close quarters, Tito’s Club and Ingo’s Saturday Night Bazaar are amongst the best places to visit in Goa. Post sightseeing, return to the hotel for night stay.
On the 2nd day of ‘Delight Goa Vacation’ tour, head straight to Colva Beach, a hot favorite amongst Indian tourists. Even during weekends, the beach attracts a huge local crowd. The beach is well developed with beach shacks, food stalls, small restaurants and bars. Post sightseeing at Colva Beach, return to the hotel for dinner and night stay.
On the 3rd day of ‘Delightful Goa Vacation’ tour, after breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport/railway station for onwards journey.