Goa is a most beautiful place of India. There are few beaches in Goa, some of the most popular beaches have attached a popular story. The copious past, the stories of the land, the rich culture and haunted spirits add to the charm and beauty of the Goa Beaches. The beaches are always alive with activity and many tourists visiting from all over the world. So it is beach paradise of India.
Goa is beautiful state of India. It is especially famous for their beautiful beaches. But it has a variety of wildlife attractions, the forests, waterfalls several famous churches and temples also. Tourists can choose the various flavors from myriad attractions.
Government of Goa earns significant amount of revenue through tourism. Because of the government's encouragement tour operators and Goa hotels offer a wide variety of Goa tour packages starting from a couple of days to a weeklong leisure tour.
Fort Aguada was built in 1609-1612 to defend Old Goa from enemy attacks. Fort Aguada is well maintained fort and has a fresh water spring inside the fort. Visitors who are wildlife lovers, Goa honeymoon packages cannot do without visits to Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary and Bhagvan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary.
Mayem Lake is located in the midst of thick green hills, a picnic spot with boating facilities. Carbolim Lake which attracts more than 80 different species of migratory birds is a beautiful water lake. Arvalem falls near Rudreshwar Temple and Dudhsagar falls near Colem railway station are also two beautiful waterfalls. There is the Netravalli Lake along with many springs, a few of them being the Kesarval Spring, Pomburpa Spring and Boca De Vaca spring. These picturesque water bodies are a treat for tourists who enjoy natural splendor.
Condolim Beach, Bambolim Beach
Sinquerim Beach, Arambol Beach
Palolem Beach, Baga Beach
Benaulim Beach, Agonda Beach
You can visit many temples in Goa but Shree Mahalasa and Shree Mahalaxmi temples are architectural marvels most important temples which offer a divine feeling also.
Bom is basilica of Jesus where the mortal remains of St Xavier are enshrined and hence is one of the most venerable churches. This church has been declared as World Heritage Monument by UNESCO. Se Cathedral Church has the biggest bell in Goa, which is called the 'Golden bell'. Goa's Churches stand apart from other churches not only from the religion view point, but also from the architectural view point. Its religious packages include visits to all these famous church St. Cajetan Church, Church of Our Lady of Rosary and Church of St. Francis of Assisi.
Goa hotels offer many type of category of accommodation. Some of Goa hotels offer very cheap package which includes sightseeing with accommodation.
churches in Goa are:
Basilica of Bom Jesus
Church of St. Francis of Assisi
Chapel of St. Catherine,
Church of Reis Magos
Church of Mae de Deus