it is the smallest state in India, Goa in India is famous for beaches, and a tourist is its primary source of income.
beaches cover approx 125 kilometers of distance these beaches are divided into North Goa beach and South Goa beach.
carries out tourist activities that include sightseeing and river Cruises and this is all monitored by the tourist Minister of India.
In Goa, you will experience many adventurous activities and sports that you will like very much.you can also scuba diving .
North Goa sightseeing:
Goa is divided into two districts, one is north goa and the second is south goa,
North Goa Spreading over 670 sq miles is one of the favorite places for visitors, you can do many activities and experience the beauty of the beaches, churches, and forts.
Start point – BAGA
Duration – 9-10 hr
Attractions – Fort Aguada, st. Alex Church, Baga Beach, Vagator beach, Anjuna beach, Shree chauranginath Bhumika panchayat mandir.
North Goa is best known for its beaches, churches, and temple of Boghdeshwara.
South Goa sightseeing:
When you are going to visit Goa you should tour North Goa as well as South Goa, you will like South Goa because there you will experience waterfalls, beaches, forts, churches and many more.
Their sea of milk Is the name of Dudh Sagar waterfall which is surrounded by Mollem National Park and Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary. You will see turtles and their nest on the beach at Galgibaga beach and the Catigo wildlife Sanctuary inland. There you can visit Colva Beach which is well known as white Sand Beach. When you visit Goa especially south Goa you should visit the very famous temple shantadurga temple which is the richest temple of Santa Durga that is the Goddess of peace. And there is another very famous temple of Lord Shiva “Mangyueshi Temple” That was build-in the 17th century.
In South Goa, you can visit temples, beaches, and churches and also experience many adventurous games just like jetski and baot riding.
Starting point- Calangute
Endpoint- Shantadurga temple
In south goa, you can explore the beauty of Portuguese Architecture.
Visit the basilica of bom jesus, one of the 7 wonders of Portuguese origin in the world.
The tour of south goa is of approx 8 hours.
Be the eyewitness of the oldest monuments, churches, and temples.
- Calangute to miramar beach
This is a short beach in south Goa, and it lies on the way to Dona Paula. This beach is also known as gasper dias.
- Dona paula
This is at some height from where you can the meeting of river zuari and Arabian sea. Here the water sports are the cause for the most sought place in south Goa.
- Bom Jesus of basilica
This is one of the old churches of goa and is also a world heritage monument and as well as one of the finest baroque churches of goa.
- St. cathedral
This is one of the most ancient religious places of goa which was build in the 16th century that is the monument to the roman catholic rule in goa under the Portuguese which is the largest church in Asia.
- Mangueshi temple
The temple is dedicated to lord shiva which is one of the oldest temples in Goa, build in the 17th century.
- Shantadurga temple
The richest temple, of mata shantadurga which is the goddess of piece and also is famous for the golden palanquin.
- River cruise
Be the eye witness of the goa cultural dance and songs on the river cruise. There you enjoy yourself a lot with your friends and family.
Places to visit in south goa:
- Miramar beach
– Bom jesus
– Dona paula jetty
– St. Cathedral church
– Mangeshi temple
– boat cruise
[ the above-mentioned places are the highlights and the main attraction of south goa]
Start your journey/tour from anywhere, and get a tour guide for a better experience. Firstly visit miramar beach and there you can experience the calmness of the water. Then you should visit the Dona Paula where the major rivers of goa meet up. After then you should definitely visit the mangeshi temple which was dedicated to lord shiva and is the oldest one temple in goa and also the shantadurga temple which is one of the rich temples.
For seeing the monuments from the inside you should pay the entry fee.
Be careful about the children, especially children below 5 yr, Who can easily get distracted from you.
The above-mentioned places are the highlights of south goa so you should visit there once.
The Full tour distance is approx 80km.