Hello Tropical Sunshine!! Goa is all about blissful sunset, lovely beaches and breeze kissing out face, a place where we love the sunshine and relax to the tune of waves crashing the shores. But little did we know that Goa has neighbouring destinations that are completely drool worthy and make you pull up your sock with their grandeur bliss and beauty. Here are few places near Goa the will definitely feed the traveller soul.
The national park is home to many uncommon and beautiful birds making it one of the greatest destinations for bird watchers. It also is home to many rare species of butterflies and the main attraction of this place is jungle safaris. Watch wildlife tranquil, Tambdi waterfalls, sunset point are other added attraction of this place.
The pristine grandness of nature is reflected by the gushing Dudhsagar waterfalls and is the fifth largest waterfall in the country. It lies 10km above the Collem hamlet and is known for its sparkling white falling cascade. The waterfalls lead to complete enthral with its lush green surrounding and roaring noise.
It is located in the hustle bustle of South Goa and is perfect destination for evening walks. Be it fun with friends or a romantic walk by the sea with someone special, it is perfect destination to unleash your worry. The softness of white sand and fresh blue clear water adds to surreal view.
Arambol beach is a favourite among every Bohemian in heart and is one of the most beautiful locations in Goa. The fish is native hamlet for fisherman and is a major attraction among people interested in knowing Goan culture in depth. The place lies north of Keri Beach and has many adventure sports for fun.
Palolem Beach is less invaded by tourists and thus the glory of the beautiful place is well maintained. The cosy bamboo huts, quaint restaurant and soaring paradise of waves hitting the shores make it a great destination in and around Goa. Walk on the beach and enjoy the day in leisure.
The place that signifies love and affection also called as Lovers Paradise is located in Goa and spans through areas of Panjim, Dona Paula and Miramar. It is great for couples to sit and talk with the wind blowing throughout and offers a very scenic view of the place. The rocky terrain also spots the meeting point of Mandovi and Zuaririvers to Arabian see.
It is a pretty and small island located across the Mandovi River and reflects the life of old Goa through its pristine outlook. The quaint hillock, paddy hills and sparsely populated place makes it a great spot near Goa. The island is famous for the Bonderam festival during monsoons and offers picturesque encounter with surrounding nature.
There are many churches in Old Goa that are historical and is one them is Bom Jesus Basilica which was consecrated in 1605. The church reflects architectural lust through its baroque outlook and is one of the oldest churches in the country. It is also listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site.