GOA, India

This is the smallest state in India, where Portuguese history still lives before your eyes. Of course, you know Goa as a favorite party capital of India, but there is so much to enjoy in Goa other than its swanky parties and boozing. It has golden sand beaches, Portuguese architecture, tropical spice plantations, waterfalls, and luxury sprinkling resorts backed by the backdrop of the beaches and lush greenery that are destinations in themselves. So when you are in this coastal town, get spoiled with plenty of activities in Goa for couples, friends, family, and bachelors.

Goa is divided into two districts – North and South. Tourism in Goa is mainly focused on North Goa because of its proximity to the Dabolim International Airport. North zone is where bachelors, backpackers, and budget tourists flock the most. South Goa is secluded on the flip side, and leisure travelers and honeymooners here flock the most.

One thing which is common in both the zones is beaches and historical attractions in Goa. one gets the advantage over the second, but it depends upon the preferences of the tourists. While you are in Goa, we suggest basking in the hippies’ vibes at the North Goa and its nightclubs and casinos and considering South Goa as your seclusion base camp. To provide you the clear perspective of what to do in Goa with your favorite people, scroll on and read more:

Explore the Four Tired Dudhsagar Falls:

This waterfall in South Goa is a reverting brilliance of God’s creation. Trekking is required to reach the falls and is considered one of the best things to do in Goa with friends. Feel invigorated at the Dudhsagar Falls because the falls are surrounded by thick green forests, making it amongst the best monsoon places in Goa.

Enjoy Eco-Friendly Cycling Tours:

Renting a bicycle in Goa is considered amongst the best things to do! Foreigners select eco-friendly cycling tours in North and South Goa, most at Miramar Beach and other famous beaches of Goa. A bicycle ride is a great introduction to marvel at the outdoor scenery in an environmentally friendly way!

Go on Fort Exploration:

Both North and South Goa have forts within their belts. When in North Goa, enjoy Aguada Fort hopping, which stands as testimony to the glory of the Portuguese empire overlooking Sinquerim Beach. While in South Goa, explore the Cabo de Rama Fort next to the Cabo De Rama Beach.

Unlock Beach Fun at South and North Goa Beaches:

Choose North Goa beaches for party vibes and South Goa beaches for basking in seclusion, followed by watersports.

Book A Full Day Sightseeing Tour of Goa UNESCO World Heritage Sites:

Churches of North and South Goa are crowned with the UNESCO World Heritage title because of their impeccable architecture. Explore all of them on a full-day trip.

  • Sé Catedral de Santa Catarina
  • Saint Catherine’s Chapel
  • Church of St. Francis of Assisi
  • Church of Our Lady of the Rosary
  • Church of Saint Augustine
  • Church of Saint Cajetan

Seek Blessings at The Temples:

The land of sunshine is also a famous place for spiritual travelers. Seek blessings from the spirituality-drenched temples in Goa with your family. Temple hopping tours are considered one of the best activities in Goa in summers when the temperature shoots over 35 degrees celsius.

  • Chandreshwar Bhootnath Temple
  • Mangeshi Temple
  • Saptakoteshwar Temple