Goa (Go Goa) is known for its striking landscape, famous beaches in India, astounding monuments and churches and bustling Goa nightlife. Goa is one of the most visited tourist places in India, especially on weekends, as it is not very far from Mumbai and having Panaji as its capital and Vasco da Gama as the largest city. It attracts a large number of tourists from all over the world, round the year.
There are several places to visit & tourist attraction points in Goa, making the Goa travel information and tourism guide incredibly rich with Goa Map & Images. In this amazing beach town, you find a number of options for cheap Goa hotel packages, budget rates for Goa resorts & luxury accommodation with a large range of Goa hotels and resorts. Also there are several affordable tours & packages available for Goa tour.
Despite a moderate climate in Goa, monsoon takes as many as 5 months – from June to September – to last. Due to its being located in the coastal Konkan region and in the vicinity of Western Ghats, Goa is blessed with a pleasant and sunny weather.
When to Visit
The best time to visit the beautiful beach town – Goa – is between the months of August to March, when monsoons crosses over to the rest of India after having drenched the land of Goa. This is the time when the seas are calm edged by soft golden sands and the sky is looking blue with moving white clouds.
Enjoy a relaxed walk by the beach while it rains
There's something truly magical about Goa during the monsoon. The rainy season means that Goa is taking a break from the busy tourist season and this is a perfect opportunity for you to put your feet up along with the locals as well. Take a lengthy siesta, or a rainy walk along the beach. If it's relaxation on your mind, then sit in your balcony and enjoy the rainfall along with a hot cup of coffee and a book.
How to Visit
Goa is well-connected with the rest of India through all the means of transport – Air, Rail and Road.
By Air : Goa Airport at Dabolim, 29 km away from Panaji, is an international airport connected with all major cities in India and other countries such as Qatar, Dubai, Sharjah, Kuwait, Britain, Germany and Russia, among others.
By Railway : Goa Railway station (Vasco da Gama) links major city northern coast and southern coast.
By Road : Regular deluxe bus services are available from Mumbai and nearest city of Goa.