Top 10 Holiday Destination to Visit in Goa with Families and Friends

The state of Goa is India’s best tourism destination state, very well connected by rail, road and air. Tourism in Goa includes beaches,floating Casinos, nightlife, heritage homes, Churches and Convents.

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Mangueshi Temple

Mangueshi Temple is located 21 km from Panjim and the most visited Hindu temples in Goa. The temple is dedicated to Bhagavan Manguesh and also has shrines of Goddess Parvati and Lord Ganesha.

Dona Paula

Dona Paula is one of the must visit tourist destination in Goa with families and friends. This place is the most expensive residential location in Goa and also the spot for movie Singham.
Coastal areas of Goa offers best water sports in India, Beaches like Baga and Calangute are home to water sports activity biggest tourist attractions in Goa.

Calangute Street

Calangute town in North Goa is famous for beach and street shopping, visited by highest number of of international and domestic tourists, especially during the Christmas and New Year.

Fort Aguada

Fort Aguada overlooking the Arabian Sea near Sinquerim Beach will take you back to the history of Portuguese, The fort was most prized and crucial fort of Portuguese in Goa.
Chapora Fort is another major tourist attractions in Goa, has steep slopes on all sides and got popularized by movie, Dil Chahta Hai.

Old Goa

Old Goa was served as capital of Portuguese in India, known for churches and convents.  Churches of Old Goa includes Se Cathedral,Church of St. Francis of Assisi and Basilica of Bom Jesus.

Goan cuisine are famous for variety of fish dishes, influenced by the Portuguese. The cuisine of Goa also use of kokum, coconut milk and vegetables with some local spices.

Palolem Beach

Palolem Beach is the best beach in Goa and gets you the feeling of Miami in India, located in southern part of the state about 40 minutes drive from Margao.

Panjim Casino

Goa is one of only 3 states in India where gambling is legal. Casinos in Panjim can be found floating on the Mandovi River, such as Casino Pride and Deltin Royale.

Naval Aviation Museum

Naval Aviation Museum in Vasco da Gama is one of the two military aviation museums in India and the only of its kind in Asia.

Arpora Night Market

Arpora village in North Goa has very famous night market during the tourist season. The Saturday Night Market mixed with small stalls selling jewellery, carpets, handcrafts and spices, you can also do online shopping and get Best Offers & Deals from DesiDime.

Dudhsagar Falls

Dudhsagar Falls is located inside the Mollem National Park, 60 km from Panaji by road and amongst India’s tallest waterfalls. The falls and forest surrounded by a deciduous nature and host a rich biodiversity.

Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary and Mollem National Park along the border with Karnataka was a Game Sanctuary and home to list of endemic plant and wild animal species including Malabar giant squirrel, wild boar and wild dog.