Goa is one of the most famous and most visited states in India. It has become a hotspot for tourists from all over the world, attracted by its beaches, nightlife and vibe.

But Goa is so much more than just its capital, Panjim. There are gorgeous riverfront towns, hidden beaches and incredible food. And if you’re planning a trip to this beautiful state, make sure you know the best places to visit in Goa.

Goa is located on the southwest coast of India and is the smallest state in the country. It has an area of around 23,000 square kilometres and a population of around 1.8 million. It was part of Portuguese India from 1515 and remained until 1961. The first tourists visited Goa in the 1960s and it has since grown into a popular international destination attracting many people from around the world. The capital of Goa is Panji which is connected very well with all parts of Goa. Goa is majorly collecting its revenue from the tourism sector.

Goa is gifted by its beautiful beaches here are some famous and most beautiful beaches also it is famous for nightlife.

Best beaches in Goa

Baga beach

Baga beach is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike. With its clear, calm waters and vibrant marine life. The famous Tito’s club and other night-out party clubs are majorly located near Baga beach.


Calangute Beach

Calangute Beach is also one of the major and favourite destinations of Goa. It is located in the north of Goa. This beach is near Baga Beach.


Candolim beach

Candolim beach is part of north Goa. The famous Sunburn festival is held here.


Majorda beach

Majorda beach is located in south Goa. It is one of the clean and beautiful beaches of Goa. This beach is less crowded and you can spend a good time here.


Cavelossim beach

Cavelossim beach is in south Goa and it is famous for the beautiful scenery and the water sports


Anjuna beach

Anjuna is less crowded compared to Baga beach but it is a famous destination in Goa. The white sand and black rocks with the amazing surrounding view create a significant impact on tourists.


Arambol beach

Arambol is in the North part of Goa and it is quite a distance from the main part of Goa but its beauty attract tourist to visit the beach. Most of the time you will see foreigners visit this beach.


Vagator beach

Vagator beach is famous for its nightlife and its parties. If you are travelling with an Indian family then you should not visit this place.


Agonda Beach

Agonda beach is less crowded and you can take a boat ride and enjoy it.


Morjim beach

This beach is also known as Little Russia, where most Russians stay.


forts in Goa

Aguada Fort

Aguada Fort was made by the Portuguese to protect them from the enemy. This is also ASI protected monument in Goa


Sinquerim Fort

18 km from the capital of Goa. This fort was also made by the Portuguese and is located near the Sinquerim beach in Goa.


Cabo de Rama Fort

This fort was constructed by the Soonda ruler and they lost it in the 17th to the Portuguese.