For tourist, there are many worth visiting places in Goa. Goa is a heaven for Beach Lover. There are endless water, 31 various beaches, and land activities. Here is a list of the places to visit in North Goa as well as places to visit in South Goa. Check the top 10 hotels, top 10 Beaches, top 10 places to visit in Goa.
1. Fort Aguada
Aguada Fort has located 18 km from Panjim & roughly 52 km away from Margao. The Fort Aguada is the largest and Impressive Fort. The lower part of the fort is the central jail of Goa. This the best place to visit for tourist.
2. Basilica of Bom Jesus
Basilica of Bom Jesus is one of the oldest Church in Goa. It was constructed during the Portuguese rule in Goa. Bom Jesus means good Jesus or infant Jesus and the church is devoted to him. The construction of the Basilica of Bom Jesus church was started in the year 1594 and completed in the year 1605.
The Calangute is the most popular beach in the Goa. Calangute is located in the northern part of Goa. It is one of the largest beaches. This is the busiest beach of all. Those who love to have an active vacation with sand and water can visit the beach. You will find the coastline filled with clubs, restaurants, shopping regions, shacks. You can find many activities on the Calangute beach and in water.
4. Chapora Fort
This Chapora Fort is a photogenic spot of Goa. Chapora Fort lies on the mouth of the Rive Chapora. Every year, this Chapora Fort is visited by thousands of tourists to get a great view of the coastline from the top of the house. Those who love photography, visit the Chapora Fort during sunset, to get amazing shots.
5. Pandava Caves
This is a Pandava Caves built by the Pandavas. The Pandava Caves have five compartments (one for each brother). There is a small idol of the Hindu God in the middle. There is a park near Pandava Caves that is Arvalem waterfalls. There is a small lake at the bottom of the Arvalem waterfalls and people prefer enjoying water activities.
6. Dudhsagar Falls
The most beautiful place of the GOA Dudhsagar Falls. It is also known as the sea of milk. This is a four level waterfall located in Goa. Dudhsagar Falls is the 4th largest waterfall in the country. Best time to visit the Dudhsagar Falls is late monsoon or during the winter season. To enjoy the fall is by taking a train ride along the bridge. The train runs right in front of the falls. No good site to view the waterfalls. Railway track from Dudhsagar station, which is highly dangerous some tourist walk over it.
7. Mangesh Temple
The Mangesh Temple is the largest temple of Goa. The Mangesh Temple is devoted to Lord Shiva and is said to be more than 450 years old. Christianity is commonly followed in Goa. The Mangesh Temple top Hindu temple to visit in this region is Mangesh Temple. It is located in hillock Goa. The temple has a seven-story lamp tower, large Nandi bull statue, ancient water tank.
8. Ashwen Beach
Ashwen Beach is most famous for Couples. it is a romantic traveler, looking for a serene and secluded place to enjoy the tour. You will find peace at the beach and less water activities. Ashwen Beach is famous for less crowded and peaceful. You will also get the restaurants located along the coastline.
9. Mollem National Park
The Mollem National Park is located on the eastern border of Karnataka. This park is Covering 240 square kilometer. The Mollem National Park is famous for its birds, collection of wild cats, and butterflies. Famous for its beauty trekking trails and a waterfall. This park is home to local nomadic buffalo, Dhangar. Mollem National Park also accommodates a 12th-century Hindu temple devoted to Tambdi Surla Mahadev temple. If you love enterprise/ adventure activities, you ought to visit this park. Winter is the best time to visit the Mollem National Park to spot many colorful birds during your trip.
10. Naval Aviation Museum
The Naval Aviation Museum is a unique structure to visit. In India, this is the only museum of this genre. The exhibition covers seven types of bombs, ancient aircraft, armaments, protective gears, parachute, rockets, pilot outfit, and others. This is the best place for the kids, they will more about the Museum and some basic knowledge. This Naval Aviation Museum holds an outdoor and indoor region both.
Culture is a significant part of Goa vacation. To enjoy the unique culture of the land, visit the Latin region of Goa Fontainhas. This community is established in the foothills of Altinho hills is an awesome place for tourists. You can feel like entering into Mediterranean region of India. The Fontainhas region is still in the European tradition. Here you will find the narrow streets lined with projecting balconies, colorful houses, colored roof, and others. The fountain of the temple, Phoenix, heritage walk, photography are the important movements of this region.