Goa is one of the most modern states in India. It is the smallest coastal state in India nestled between two big states of Maharashtra and Karnataka. As this historical state was ruled by Portuguese in the past and hence it has got a unique culture where Portuguese culture has flourished in harmonious association with Indian culture. The beautiful coastal landscape, historical places and heritages, festivals and hospitality have made this state one of the most famous destinations in the world.
Goa is known for its beautiful beaches in the world. Tourists from across the world come here to enjoy sun bathing, adventure sports like water scooter, beach parasailing, wind surfing etc. Some of the famous beaches of Goa are Anjuna, Arambol, Baga, Colva, Chapora and Calangute. Tourists take sunbath and sand bath, play different games, and enjoy the sea waves touching the shore in these amazing beaches.
Goa has a number of historical forts, temples and churches that attract the attention of tourists and leave them stunned by the art and architecture used in these palaces. The Mormugao, Coba and the Adil Shah Palace are some famous forts in Goa. The well known churches are St. Augustine, St. John of God, and Lady of the Rosary and the Cross of the Miracle. The famous Hindu temples that are revered by devotees in great respect are Kalika Temple, Kamakshi Temple, Maha Lakshmi Temple and Devaki Krishna Temple.
Tourists participate in various festivals and feasts with local people in Goa. The most celebrated festivals and feasts are Sao Jao, Good Friday, Christmas, Goa Carnival, and feast of St. Lawrence. These festivals and feasts are important part of Goa Tourism. Further, there are many five star hotels and world class resorts that provide utmost care and hospitality to tourists. The beaches, forts and palaces, feasts and festivals, and world class hospitality make your Goa holiday trip a memorable one and also compel you to visit Goa again.
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