Goa, the party capital of India attracts millions of tourists from all over the world due to its exotic beaches, historical architectural marvels, flea markets and never ending parties. Goa has all the attributes of being a perfect tourist destination to party till you drop and chill out while leaving all your worries behind. Here is a list of places to visit in and around Goa.
Located at a distance of about 60 kilometers from Panaji, Dudhsagar Falls is a magnificent and one of tallest waterfalls in India. If you are a nature lover, the gushing splendor of this waterfall will definitely keep you spellbound.
A visit to the Spice Plantations
Goa is known for its spices and no wonder it was one of the main reasons why the Portuguese sailed so far to occupy it. Go for a local spice plantation visit and explore the refreshing surroundings while getting an insight into the production of these world famous spices.
Watch the Crocodiles up-close at Cumbharjua
If you are bewildered by the wild, get a chance to watch the best aquatic predators in their natural habitat at the Cumbharjua canals. A tour on a jetty here lasts for approximately 5 hours and is indeed an intriguing experience. Tours are available between 8:30 am – 1:30 pm.
Grand Island Goa
Located at a distance of few kilometers to the west of Mormugao peninsula in South Goa, Grand Island offers you an opportunity to dive into the Arabian Sea and explore the marine life. It’s a paradise for scuba divers and adventure seekers as there are ship wreckages of different eras underneath.
Mollem National park
The Mollem National park also known as the Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary is a must visit place of interest in Goa. Spread over an area of 240 sq. km., it is home to an impressive diversity of flora and fauna and ancient temples. Located at a distance of about 60 kilometers from Panaji, it is open on all days of the week from 8 am to 5 pm.
There are a lot many places to see around Goa, but exploring each one of them requires time. So, if you have planned to explore Goa and create some memories, it is advisable that you select one of the best accommodation options in Goa. Estrela Do Mar Beach Resort stands out from the rest with their intuitive hospitality standards and definitely could be your pad during your trip to Goa.