If you are looking for an adventurous place for this vacation then you are in the right place. Yes, we have got you covered! As we know that there are umpteen number of places where you can visit with your family and friends but if there is a matter to enjoy your vacations with your friends or affectionate ones, then, trust me, Goa is the perfect destination for you. It is the small state which is located on the west coast and is formerly known for its beaches and Portuguese heritage. The capital city of the Goa is Panjim or Panaji. There are numerous places to visit in Goa including beaches, churches, palm trees, sun-kissed sceneries, old monuments, flea markets, cashew fenny, festivals, and much more. This place is a paradise for youngsters and food-lovers. The nightlife of the goa is really very amazing and is the best country to enjoy nightlife at bars, beaches, clubs, cafes, casinos and many more. It is the perfect destination for youngsters and to enjoy some valuable time with your friends. Now, let’s take a small tour of Goa.

1. Sinquerim Beach

How can your trip to goa complete without Siquerim Beach? It is one of the amazing places where you can relax and enjoy your precious time with your loved ones. This beach provides a perfect view of the city that will melts everyone’s heart. In short, it is the beauty of the goa and is famous among tourists. The night view of this beach is really eye-catching and makes everyone fall in love with that. It is the perfect place for swimming and other water activities. You seriously, can’t afford to miss this charming place. Visit here once!

Location- Sinquerium, Candolim, Goa, 403515
Timing- Open 24 Hours
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee
Things To Do – Jet Skiing, Water Skiing, Scuba Diving, Dolphin Sighting.

2. Baga Beach

There are so many beaches in Goa but the most famous one is Baga Beach. Most of the travelers visit here on a daily basis and that’s why it has become a majestic tourist attraction. This beach is truly a place where you can relax and enjoy it. When the splendid white waves coming towards you and touch your feet and left white sand at your feet, this flirty behavior the waves gives you a pleasant experience and takes off all your tensions and worries for a second and you feel heaven on earth. Trust me, if you visit at Goa and come without watching Baga beach than your trip is not complete because it is a hub of energetic parties. Baga beach is also famous for nightlife, people want to spend time on the Baga beach with music, dancing, and playing games. It is the most attractive point of goa where a lot of things take place at a time. People bath in the powerful waves of Baga beach and shows the enjoying faces with the selfies. Along with this mesmerizing experience, you can also enjoy other activities like boat rides, sun-basking, parasailing and many more. So, how can you miss this amazing white sand beach? Visit here once and enjoy your vacation!

Location- Bardez, Goa 403515
Timing- Open 24 Hours
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee
Things To Do – Water Sport Activities, Monsoon Park, Ayurvedic Spa.

3. Shri Mangeshi Temple

One of the pilgrimage sites in Goa is Shri Mansgeshi Temple. It is situated in the North Goa and is one of the must-visit places in Goa. This is the rich Hindu temple which is devoted to Mata Mangeshi and Lord Shiva. Millions of travelers come here to take the blessings of her. But, if you think that goa is all about the church, then you are wrong! There are temples as well! The architectural view of the temple also attracts most of the visitors towards it. In addition to this, people also like some special old designs, carvings and the way of prayer which done in the temple. Thus, visit here once to get inner peace. 

Location- Dinanath Mangeshkar Road, Mangeshii Village, Mardol, Goa 403401
Timing- 5:00 AM To 12:00 Noon And 4:00 PM To 8:00 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

4. Fort Aguada

The first and foremost place to visit in Goa is Aguada Fort. It is famous for its beautiful ambiance and is also known by the name of “Light House”. It was built by the Portuguese in the year between 1609-1612. It is situated at the bank of the river Mandovi. This fort is built to save from Marathas and dutch, there is a great view of land and water when we see from the inside of the fort. The mesmerizing view of the fort attracts millions of tourists towards it. One should keep in mind that some region of the fort is not open for tourist while others region is open for the tourist. Trust me, a trip to Goa is incomplete without a walk to Aguada Fort. Thus, it is a must-visit place in Goa. Here you can click photographs with the beautiful view of the Fort in the background to make your snapshot more memorable. 

Location- Fort Aguada Road, Candolim, Goa 403515
Timing- 9:00 AM To 6:30 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

5. Calangute Beach

Another famous beach in Goa is Calangute beach. It is also known by the name of Queen of Beaches. It is one of the largest beach which is located in North Goa.To get another beautiful experience this place is the perfect pick for you. Let your spirit enjoy the fresh and relaxing environment around the beach and allow yourself to listen to the sound of waves. Just close your eyes and feel the beautiful creation of Nature. Along with this breathtaking experience, you can also enjoy various activities like- dancing, singing, playing games on the beach and many more. Many of the people also making a plan for a party on Calangute beach and enjoy a delicious dinner at the restaurant near the beach. Hence, enjoy your day in the lap of nature and know about the beautiful contribution of history. Here you can also enjoy mind-blowing nightlife with your friends, partner or even alone as well.

Location- Calanaught, Goa 403515
Timing- Open 24 Hours
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee
Things To Do- Water Surfing, Water Skiing, Parasailing, Dolphin Trip, and Many More.

6. Chapora Fort

India is a country, where you find so many states or cities and every state or city has some of its histories. Similarly, Goa is also a city, where you will many historical places or monuments to visit and one of them is Chapora Fort, which is famous for its historical reasons. It was built by the Adil Shah of Bijapur in the 17th Century. It is situated in the North Goa, near the Vagator beach and is famous for its beautiful architectural view. In the recent past years, it has become more famous because one of the Bollywood movie “Dil Chahta Hai” was shot here. This fort offers a picturesque view of all directions and is a famous place for photography as well, especially during sunset to take some sexy shots of view and yourself. Thus, don’t forget to miss this place, whenever you travel to Goa.

Location- Chapora Fort Road, Chapora, Goa 403509
Timing- 9:00 AM To 5:30 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

7. Dudhsagar Falls

If you visit Goa in the winter season then it is advisable to take a walk at Dudhsagar falls. Dhudhsagar falls, another enticing and pleasant place for sightseeing in Goa. This waterfall is one of the famous waterfalls in India. It is the longest waterfall, as it is a four-leveled fall and is also known by the name of “Sea of Milk”. The height of the Dudh Sagar falls is approximately 1000 feet and is 100 feet wide. It is situated between the border of Goa and Karnataka. This place gives a mesmerizing view and is one of the quiet places to visit there. Here you can enjoy your valuable time with your loved ones. And yes, don’t forget to click snapshots of this beautiful view!

Location- Sonalium, Goa 403410
Timing- Open 24 Hours
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

8. Mambo’s Cafe

If you are looking for a happy place, then this Mambo’s Cafe is one of the perfect picks for you. It is the craziest club in the city. Here you can enjoy drinks, dance, games, Dj, music and chill out with friends. It changes people mind with some attractive national and international music, and parties over there with the music. People also enjoy some drinks over there and stay here up to the late-night, with friends. It is the most favorite chilling zone for youngsters. This is the nigh theme club which is also famous for retro and trance music. Hence, add this place in your list right now to enjoy the awesome nightlife and to chill out with friends.

Location- Tito’s Lane, Baga Beach, Goa, 403516
Timing- 6:00 PM To 4:00 AM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

9. Bom Jesus Basilica

Bom Jesus Basilica is one of the most popular and old church in Goa and is famous for its Borque Architect. The view of this church attracts most of the visitors towards it. They really appreciate the fine detailing and carving at this church. It is also famous for the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier. Thus, don’t forget to miss this fascinating and pleasing place for inner peace.

Location- Old Road Goa, Bainguinim, Goa 403402
Timing- 9:00 AM To 6:30 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

10. Tito’s Club

The most famous and biggest entertainment club in Goa is Tito’s Club. It hosts a high profile and Celebrities Dj with a grand dance floor with amazing colorful lights. This club features an umpteen number of dance performances, acts and many more. This place is really very crazy and you will seriously spend precious time here and this entertainment club will kick off all your worries and gives you positive vibes. It is the perfect destination to enjoy your nightlife in Goa. Thus, how can you miss this amazing place? Visit here once!

Location- Tito’s Lane, Near Baga Beach, Saunta Vaddo, Calanaught, Goa
Timing- 6:00 PM To 3:00 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

11.) Se Cathedral

This is the largest Asian Church and is well known for its architectural view. It is one of the famous places in old goa and is situated facing the Basicila of Bom Jesus. It was established to remember the victory of Portuguese over Muslim rulers of the city. It also comes under the UNESCO World Heritage Site. This church was constructed approx 90 years before and the architectural view of this church attracts all the visitors towards it. 

Location- Velha, Goa 403402
Timing- 7:00 AM To 6:30 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

12.) Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary

It is the second-largest wildlife sanctuary in the city. Maybe you can’t see much wildlife here, but you can have a look at something different like sloth bears, Hyenas, Indian Bisons Monkeys and many more. You will really get a mesmerizing view at this place and you never forget the walk on the wood, which you do, when you to this wildlife sanctuary. Lastly, the silence of this place enables you to know more about this place.

Location- Canacona Taluka, Khotigao, Goa
Timing- 8:00 AM To 5:30 PM
Entry Fee- INR 50 For Indians And INR 100 For Foreigners

13.) Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary

It is situated on the western extreme of Chorao Island. Here you will find the different species of beautiful birds. If you are a bird lover, then this place is just for you. Most of the species you will find here are of mudskipper and black drongo. This natural and scenic place is such a perfect and praiseworthy destination. Don’t forget this place, whenever you travel to Goa. Thus, add it right now on your list!

Location- Chorao Island, Ilhas, Ribandar, Goa
Timing- 8:00 AM To 5:30 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

14.) Reis Magos Fort

It is one of the oldest and famous forts in the city. It was constructed by the Alfonso de Noronha in the remembrance of the victory of the Portuguese in the year 1551. But after some years it was again reconstructed in the year 1707 to enhance the architectural view of it. It is the pivotal site that is gone through many wars and at last, it becomes a wall when again another war started between Portuguese and Maratha in the year 1739. This fort holds many historical memories. So, to know more about these memories and to get knowledge about Indian history, you must visit this place.

Location- Verem, Bardez, Goa 403114
Timing- 9:30 AM To 5:00 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

15.) Thalassa Restaurant

There are so many restaurants in the Goa but Thalassa Restaurant is one of the famous and most beautiful restaurants among others. You can have a perfect and mesmerizing view of the sunset. When you visit Thalassa Restaurant then, I recommend you book a table outside to experience the majestic view of the beach. It is a perfect one for a romantic date! So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and book your table in Thalassa Restaurant for delicious food and a romantic date as well.

Location- Plot No 301, 1, Vaddy, Silolim, Goa 403517
Timing- 10:00 AM To 1:00 AM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee ( You only have to pay the bill that starts from INR 1000 For Two Persons)

16.) Antares, Vagator

If you are looking for a place where you can spend some valuable time in a quiet and charming place, then this is the right destination for you. Take a walk towards it and have a look at the scenic view of the beach and enjoy the sunset to get a mesmerizing view of this place. You will find delicious food here at an affordable price and seriously, they never comprise the quality of the food they provide. Try it once and have a wonderful experience.

Location- Small Vagator Beach, Ozran, Vagator, Goa
Timing- 10:00 AM To 12:00 PM
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee (You just have to pay for the order that starts from INR 1000 For Two Persons)

17.) Goa Cruise

Cruise? Oh My God! It is unbelievable, A great journey to the rivers in Goa by cruise. It is best to explore scenic views of nature and to get a marvelous experience of sunset. There are various types of cruises in Goa and all cruises start from the Miramar Beach in Panjim. It allows you to spend your evening in a lavish style, and is also perfect for romantic dinner. Cruises are best for parties and trust me, they give a memorable experience for the lifetime. 

Timing- Open 24 Hours
Entry Fee- Depending upon the type of cruise and its package. 

18.) Dona Paula

Hey, Welcome Visitor! You are on the Dona Paula Beach where the air is filled with eternal love and romance. There are so many stories of legends and mesmerizing views of nature. This is the place where you can spend an enduring moment with your loved ones. It is the most happening beach in the North Goa.  It is the best place to capture snapshots of you with the beautiful background of the beach. Thus, add this place to your list and don’t forget to visit here. 

Location- Lovers Paradise, Panaji, Goa 403001
Timing- Open 24 Hours
Entry Fee- No Entry Fee

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