Goa has many beaches, each with its own unique characteristics. Some of the beaches here are rocky and some are peaceful, some Prove to be the best for swimmers, some for the holidays. If you go for any of these purposes then Goa beaches are right for you.  Here is a list of 5 special beaches in Goa Anjuna... more

Arvalem Fall Arvalem Waterfall The famous scenic Arvalem waterfall is located on Rudreshwar Colony in Sanquelim, Goa. this famous place visited by a large number of tourists every year. More rush is seen here in the monsoon season.  The road to the falls is lush with greenery on both... more

Verna Springs – The most amazing place.  Springs is an invaluable gift of nature found in large numbers all over India. Due to its wonderful refreshing facility, Verna Springs is one of the famous springs and main tourist destinations of Goa. It is believed that the water of this spring has some... more

The Church of Our Lady of the Rosary is built between 1544 and 1547, in Old Goa. It’s a Catholic Church. The Church is part of the World Heritage Site of Goa Churches and Convents.  History of Church  A small chapel was built in honor of Our Lady of the Rosary, According to the legend. When Afonso... more

Church of Saint Francis of Assisi In 1661, The church was built by the Portuguese Viceroyalty of India. However, the original church began as a small chapel, renovated into a church in 1521, and consecrated it in 1602. The building was constructed by the current constitution, which built-in 1661. The... more

There are many forts in Goa. In which many kings established their own kingdom. Some of these forts are not of Portuguese and some forts are not of the Maratha Empire. Some forts are now known as famous tourist spots. Rachol_Fort Rachol_Fort Rachol_Fort is located... more

Mormugao Fort is located in goa’s Mormugao, on the south side of the mouth of the Zuari River of Mormugao. Considered one of the main coastal forts of Goa, this ancient site is still well preserved and proudly settled in Goa. The fort was built a few kilometers away from Mormugao, to protect the... more

Reis Magos Fort Reis Magos Fort is located in Reis Magos village. The village is located on the banks of Mandovi River. This village is famous in goa for tourists. It is the oldest fort in Goa. This fort was one of the first bastions of the Portuguese rulers against enemy invasion.... more

Se cathedral church Se cathedral church is located in Goa. The Sé Catedral de Santa Catarina, known as Se Cathedral.Se Cathedral is the most imposing of all the churches at Old Goa. It is the best tourist place. The main altar with its gilded reredos depicting scenes from the life... more

Fort Tyracol, also known as Terekhol Fort. The fort is located in Goa but is geographically in Maharashtra, India. The fort is located at the mouth of the river Tiracol in the northern part of Goa. Located 422 km north of Panaji, the fort can be reached by boat from Querim.  Terekhol... more

Corjuem fort is located on the island of the Corjuem river in Goa, 4 kilometers from the village of Aldona. It defends Portuguese India so was known as a military fort. It gives a good view of the surrounding river and land but it is smaller than other forts in Goa. as law, the fort is a protected memorial... more

Flea market   Flea Market is a good place for shoppers on the road. It is one of the best places for people to come to Goa. Goa is the best place to do this shopping. These markets are open from November to April. There are baby beers, handcrafted art pieces, junk jewelry, tattoos,... more

The Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church is located in the village of Panaji in the state of Goa, India. The church holds daily Mass in English, Konkani, and Portuguese. The church was built in 1541 as a chapel firstly in colonial Portuguese Baroque style, on a hillside overlooking the city of... more

St. Estevam Island   St.estevam is an island located in Ilhas. It is also known as a Juvem. The people there are known as “Mashrit “. Santo Estevao is most famous for its premium seven-ridged, light-green, and long ladyfinger or okra. It is the fourth largest island in Goa.... more

Aguada Castle was built by the Portuguese in the 17th century. The fort is located at the confluence of the Mandovi River and the Arabian Sea. The crumbling ramparts of the fort are located on Sinquerim Beach. It is about 18 km away from Panaji. The fort was built in 1612 to protect against the Maratha... more

The erection of the church was completed in 1604. It has been declared as World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Basilica Bom Jesus Church is located in Old Goa. It is the oldest church in Goa. And this is a Roman Catholic church. It is a colony of Portuguese architecture and Baroque architecture. Basilica... more

In the middle of the market town of Mapusa is a pretty pastel coloured temple which is dedicated to Lord Maruti, better known as Hanuman, the monkey god of the Hindu pantheon. The temple itself is more than 150 years old and was constructed by the people themselves. Timings The temple... more

The Lakshmi Narasimha temple, also known as the Anant Narasimha temple is unique in that it is the only temple dedicated to Lord Anant in the state of Goa. It is also unlike the other temples in the state due to its simple exteriors with its tiled pyramid roof and lack of domes. However,... more

The ancient origins of the Devaki Krishna temple far predate the existing structure that houses the idols at Marcel. This temple is unique in that it is the only one in all of India that depicts Lord Krishna with his mother Devaki. The other deities in the complex include Bhumika... more

The little state of Goa, located on the western coast of India in the verdant Konkan region boasts a long and varied history. Variously ruled through the ages by Hindu and Muslim rulers as well as the more recent Portuguese colonists, the land itself has imbibed a variety of customs... more

One of the newer additions to Goa’s tourist attractions is the Goa Science Center which was opened in 2001. Spread out over 5 acres of land, the science center features a variety of large interactive exhibits which demonstrate simple physics principles. There is also a dome planetarium... more

Goa, like the rest of India, is steeped in a rich history and cultural background. This history extends much, much further back than the arrival of the Portuguese invaders and encompasses ancient civilizations dating back centuries ago. So skilled were these ancient peoples that the... more

 
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