GOA! A travel destination topping the bucket lists of so many enthusiastic travelers. Just the thought of visiting there with my best friends, one day soon, makes me unbelievably excited. From its amazing night life, adventurous sports, delicious cuisines to super cool beaches, music festivals and serene churches what doesn’t Goa have? It is every tourist’s paradise. Since, I’m so fascinated with Goa myself, writing this article on The Best Things to Do in Goa, to make your trip Legendary, seemed like the best way to go about it!
1. ADVENTUROUS ACTIVITIES
Goa has the most fabulous sporting activities giving you one of the best adrenaline rushes. As it has a lot of beaches, water sports are the most dominating. Some of which are water skiing, banana boat rides, scuba diving, snorkeling, kneeboarding, kayaking, windsurfing, rafting, etc. Apart from these Goa also offers various off-water fun activities. These are trekking, quad biking, cycling and biking expeditions and many more. In short, GOA equals ADVENTURE.
Goa is jam-packed with clubs giving you the essence of how truly fantastic partying can be. Goa is one of the places where you experience how epic city nightlife can be. Goa is the best place to unleash the party beast inside you and have fun. You are free to let your spirit go wild aka no restrictions! It gives you the exposure and a reason to meet new people, chit-chat and just have FUN.
3. MUSIC FESTIVALS
A day in Goa is like no other. Music Festivals are one of the top highlight of the best things to do in Goa. Asia’s largest music festival, the Sunburn Music Festival, is held every year in Goa! These music festivals are full of good music and diverse genres. Based on your music taste you can choose the concerts you want to attend from the plethora of options Goa’s music festival offers.
4. RELISH SEA FOOD
Before Goa being a party spot, it is a coastal region which has awesome sea food to offer. A trip to Goa is simply incomplete without you trying out its yummy delicacies and savoring the flavor. Fish, pork, chicken, prawns, crab Goa has awesome food to make your mouth water. Plus, if you are a vegan don’t be disheartened because Goa has vegetarian food as well which too is yum and delicious!
Apart from all the fun and energy package Goa is, cruising provides you a chance to find peace and enjoy serenity. Cruising in Goa is an enchanting, relaxing experience. You can cruise in different rivers at different times-daytime, sunset or moonlight. Each cruise has a different vibe and pleasure. If you are lucky, you might as well see dolphins dancing in the water! Don’t miss out on cruising simply because you get to live on a houseboat, have amazing food and get to do many fun-filled activities which are damn thrilling.
6. SERENE CHURCHES
Goa is home to beautiful architecture. It is often said that if you want to enjoy the actual beauty of Goa then visiting the churches is a must for you. The churches of Goa are not only serene but are also structurally rich. Bom Jesus Basilica church is one of a UNESCO heritage site. Even today amongst all the churches in Goa, this structure is considered to be amongst the finest representations of Baroque architecture.
7. EXPLORE BEACHES
Panoramic city Goa is every beach-lover’s dream. People love to indulge in sand and sun. This enchanting land of beaches is beautiful as heaven. If you are planning for your trip this season, never miss out these destinations.
Attractions: Shacks served authentic sea food with ambiance full of music.
Baga Beach is one of the best beach in Goa. Best time to visit here is at night. The ambiance is on heights at this time. This beach is packed with young crowd enjoying the air of candle lights sitting on sea shore. The loud music compliments the serene waves. Indulge in salty bath as this beach is blessed with powerful sea waves.
Attractions: Rave Culture, Picturesque greenery.
Vagator Beach is best in terms of scenic beauty. If you want to get some memories in your camera, hover over this place with your camera. It has amazing views to relish your pictures.
Attractions: Wild rave parties and full moon parties with trance music.
Flanked by Arabian sea on sides, this beach is surrounded by beautiful palm trees. This beach is famous for party culture and trance music parties. This place sets your mood on fire with its ambiance and beauty.