Goa is an exotic Indian state filled with Gothic style churches, world-class museums, captivating art galleries and other magnificent architectural wonders. Situated on the west coast of India, this lush green paradisiacal piece of land will captivate you with its incomparable natural beauty and awe-inspiring landscapes; from palm-fringed alluring beaches to incredible coconut orchards and stunning underground caves. Stroll around old Goa to explore an array of villas, heritage houses and mansions featuring Portuguese style architecture; visit the magnificent Basilica of Bom Jesus church to discover the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier; step inside the rock-cut caves of Khandepar and head towards the Church of St Francis of Assisi to admire its frescos and gilded murals. The sightseeing and exploration options are endless here.
Goa offers a range of thrilling activities to its visitors including water skiing, knee boarding, hiking, harpoon fishing, wakeboarding and windsurfing. Other adventurous opportunities include kite surfing at Anjuna Beach, scuba diving at Grande Island, jet skiing at Baga Beach, white water rafting along the Mandovi River, parasailing on Benaulim Beach and trekking to the Vagheri Peak through rugged terrains to spot various exotic flowers. You can also go kayaking along the Aguada River, have fun banana boat riding at Calangute Beach and take a hot air balloon ride to enjoy breathtaking views of the Arabian Sea. Brightsun Travel offers exclusive holiday packages to Goa, allowing you to visit with ease and enjoy lots of exciting adventures.
Goa is a nature lover’s paradise and one of the best Indian wildlife-watching spots. From crocodile spotting trips through the Mandovi River to a range of dolphin tours in the Arabian Sea, Goa offers lots of wildlife opportunities. Visit the Cotiago Wildlife Sanctuary to spot the likes of various animals including wild boars, gazelles, sloth bears, panthers and hyenas. Head towards the Mollem National Park to discover more than 120 bird species, including black woodpeckers, paradise flycatchers and emerald doves. Don’t forget to step inside the Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary to get up close with leopards, jungle cats, black giant squirrels and pythons. Book cheap Goa holidays through Brightsun Travel to enjoy this land of unique wildlife.