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August 26, 2015 - wanderwizard

Places to Visit in Goa

Goa stands proud as one of the most beautiful tourist places in India. It is hard to get a hold of all the tourist places in Goa in one short trip because this breathtaking beautiful state is full of different kinds of beaches, markets, churches and cafes. Therefore, places to visit in Goa can be divided into various categories. In this article we are first categorizing these Goa places as – Places to see in North Goa, Places to see in Central Goa and Places to see in South Goa. Then we list down the various places of interest in Goa under each category.

Another useful link would be What not to do in Goa.

Places to Visit in North Goa:

One must visit North Goa if you want to party and have fun till late night. There are both crowded and non-crowded beaches in North Goa for you to choose from. If you are only looking for relaxing in the day time at a beach and partying at night, then North Goa is perfect for you.

Best North Goa Beaches:

Arambol Beach

Morjim Beach

Ashwem Beach

Vagator Beach


Check out Best Beaches of North Goa for details.

Markets in North Goa:

Wednesday Anjuna Flea market

Friday Mapusa Market

Saturday Arpora Market

Calangute Market

Places to eat in North Goa:

German Bakery


Nightlife in North Goa:

Club Cubana



Cocktails and Dreams


Check out Nightlife in Goa for details.

Best Forts in North Goa:

Chapora Fort

Aguada Fort

Sinquerim Fort


Places to Visit in Central Goa:

Central Goa is mainly for people who want to do more than just beaches in Goa.

Best Central Goa Beaches:

Dona Paula Beach

Majorda Beach

Markets in Central Goa:

Panjim Market (Towards North Goa)

Famous Churches in North Central Goa:

Se Cathedral

Basilica of Bom Jesus, Old Goa and Chapel of St. Francis Xavier

Other Amazing Central Goa Places to Visit:

Dudhsagar Waterfalls

Spice Plantation

Nightlife in Central Goa:

Casino Deltin Royale

Casino Deltin Jaqk


Places to Visit in South Goa:

South Goa is a places mainly for couples who wish to see quiet and serene Goa.

Best South Goa Beaches:

Butterfly Beach

Benaulim Beach

Palolem Beach

Polem Beach

Colva Beach

Places to eat in South Goa:

Cafe Del Mar, Palolem

Rogers, Benaulim

Johncy’s, Benaulim

Boomerang, Colva


PS- If you want to simply go with the flow without pre-planning your Goa itinerary, simply get a Goa holiday package from a website like Makemytrip. You could also use this handy Goa guide to help you when you are confused about visiting places in Goa.

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