Goa needs no introduction, It is one of the chilling and India’s top travel Destination which clocked almost 15million visitors before the pandemic.
Many visitors especially Students and Honeymoon couples want to visit Goa as their prime destination, So let’s not just waste time and let’s get into plans, Budget and Transportation to visit goa.
What Exactly is famous in Goa?
If you have any other fantasies about Goa, Let me clear the air, This place is just like another beachside destination, The only add-on for Goa is its Portuguese Culture.
Goa is 90% famous for only beaches, There are almost 130 beaches to visit in Goa and moreover, there are many hidden beaches which is always busy with couples and lovers, So fix your Priorities before visiting Goa, Also Goa is not a family-friendly destination.
Goa is divided into North Goa and South Goa, For Fun Loving and Noise loving people, North Goa is highly recommended, But for the calm and peace-loving couple, South Goa is your Destination.
Also when it comes to cuisine, Seafood is most famous in Goa, Anything Related to seafood can be seen on the street side.
Tattoo culture and Alcohol are other important features of Goa for which it is famous, Tattoo shops are always near the beachside and especially north goa beaches will be Completely filled with Tatto shops and liquor shops are also seen near beaches.
Best Season to Visit Goa
Definitely, it is highly recommended to Visit Goa Just after Rainy Season, Because the cool and Cloudy weather makes more waves in the sea and also Doodh Sagar waterfall will be gushing with water only after the rainy season.
Other Seasons would be Winter and Summer, So better to visit from October to April.
Important Places to Visit
I’m Going to List out Important and Famous Tourist Attractions in Goa including Hidden beaches, This Doesn’t Include Restaurants and Tattoo Places.
- Calangute Beach
- Baga Beach
- Anjuna Beach
- Candolim Beach
- Vasco de Gama Beach
- Vagator Beach
- Colva Beach
- Cabo de Rama Beach(Hidden)
- Butterfly Beach(Hidden)
- Cotigao Wild Life Sanctuary
- Bhagwan Wild Life Sanctuary
- Divar Island
- Dhoodsagar Waterfalls
- Shree Mangesh temple
- Basilica of Bom Jesus
Beachside activities are the best in Goa if you compare with entire India, Especially Jet Skiing, Parasailing, and Parachute ride along the Beach Side are the Most Famous.
Also, Train Ride to Doodhsagar Waterfalls, Watersurfing on Beaches are also good activities, Other Activities include Few rides in Wild Life Sanctuaries.
How to Approach to Places
First of All, to Reach Goa, There are Many Train Routes Which happens to be very Cheap, You can see the Chart from the below-given website.
Better Choose Panaji as your Location to Stay it might be any Mode of Transportation Because it is the central point to reach other parts of Goa and is easily accessible to many places connecting both North Goa and South Goa Beaches.
One of the Important things is, Don’t Go to Doodhsagar Waterfalls in Car, You’ll ending seeing the only extreme Bottom view of the waterfalls, The Main Panoramic View and Waterfall can be viewed only through Rail Route.
For the Rail Route, There will be agencies where they will charge almost 500 per person, They will take you through train, Exactly Stop you at Point, And around night they’ll get you back in Goods Train, This Sounds a little bit creepy, But yes this is happening since years and railways don’t care about that.
Especially while visiting Doodhsagar Waterfalls through rail route avoid taking old people because while coming back you need to board the train which will be slowly moving and please unload all your bowel movements before the ride itself ” of course you know what I mean”, Women Should be little bit Careful.
Budget Plans, Travel, and Route
Here Comes the Important Part of the Entire Blog, Trip Plans and Budget.
See Let me Elaborate About Travelling to Goa, Any Place or State in India must be Explored to the Core, Because Traveling Memories are one of the greatest memories in Life, So I request you to spend at least 1 week and for people who want to spend more you can stay up to 10 days.
Because Travelling should be Independent of Time and Disturbance, You Just Came to Goa to Find Solace and enjoy the day keeping all your stress aside, This Requires proper planning and Dedication, So let’s get into Budget Plan, Cheaper Plans are different for Different Sections of the People, So Let’s dive into it.
For Solo Travelers and Nomads
For Solo Travelers, One of the Cheapest and Best Options Available is Railway Retiring Rooms, They are very cheapest and only 200 per day, If you want to skip those 200, You can Keep your Luggage in the Cloak room and Travel, For Washroom and other Activities you’ll be charged just 20rs and if you want to stay for 12 hrs Charge is just 100rs, Complete details are given in this link, Click Here
By Planning in the above way, You can Explore Goa in 7 days with almost just under 2000 rs.
If you can afford more, Please Rent a motorcycle and ride, It also saves your time and you can explore places more faster if you want.
For People Traveling in Cars
For people who want to travel in cars and Save Budget, Depending upon 4 seaters or 6 seaters, there is also the best option for you guys.
Petrol Bunks like Bharath petroleum or HP or Indian Oil at few places specifically built certain rooms, Like Bharath Petroleum has “Ghar Sansar” where you’ll get Washroom with excellent facilities like Even Geysers, Also Maintenance will be Excellent, You Guys can just Stop near Such Points and can Save days because Room per day in Goa Costs about 1500.
There is a Ghar Sansar in Panaji, You Can Stay There
For Couples and others
For Couples who want to save money, The Best Option you have is, You can Rent a house for almost 7-10 days in Goa and it just costs about 4000 per 10 days and lesser if negotiated.
This Option Can also be opted by People who travel by cars, There are many independent houses who rent their house for 1 week between 3000-4000, You can almost feel at home for about 1 week, Click here for rental options in Goa
Please Also Rent a Motor Cycle or a Car because local transportation is dependent on time, of course, if time is not mandatory you can take the help of railways, But don’t hurt your partner with miser thoughts. Like this, You can save almost 15000.
Happy and Safe Journey.
Some of the information like Places to Visit is taken from Google, And Some Content is Posted same from Other Posts from this site as this comes under Series of Either Country, State, or Continent