Goa is a perfect place to unwind and take a break with your family, friends or your loved ones. Goa is visited by large numbers of tourists each year, popular for its white sand beaches, nightlife, lakes, churches and world heritage architecture. Goa is really popular and remains one of the favorite tourist spots for all travelers. The climate of Goa is overall pleasant throughout the year. The period from October to March is extremely pleasant for tourists.
Goa's beaches cover about 125 kilometres of its coastline. These beaches are divided into North and South Goa. Some of the more popular beaches are Colva, Calangute, Baga and Anjuna. These beaches are lined with shacks that provide fresh sea food and drinks. Goan food is considered incomplete without fish, rice and fish-curry.
Goa stands 6th in the Top 10 Nightlife cities in the world in National Geographic Travel. One of the biggest tourist attractions in Goa is water sports. Beaches like Baga and Calangute offer jet-skiing, parasailing, banana boat rides, water scooter rides, and more. Patnem beach in Palolem stood 3rd in CNN Travel's Top 20 Beaches in Asia.