Goa, a tiny emerald, pristinely beautiful land on the western coast of India is smallest but is one of the most scintillating and captivating states of India. The globally famous holiday destination Goa is referred as the land of sun and sand due to its breathtakingly beautiful golden beaches. The 125 Km of Goan coastline is dotted with numerous palm fringed sandy beaches. There are about 39 beaches in Goa which are categorized as North Goa beaches and South Goa beaches which are the most significant aspects of development of tourism industry in Goa. The beaches of both these regions have different charm and character. The North Goa coastline begins from Fort Aguada and stretches till Arambol there by making a total stretch of about 30 Km .Various cities that include Panaji, the capital of Goa, Vasco De Gama and Old Goa falls in this territory. The beaches of North Goa are enchantingly beautiful, full of fun frolic activities and adventure. Some of the beaches of North Goa include Candolim, Bambolim, Baga, Vagator, Dona Paula etc. These beaches are famous for their night beach parties, sports activities and carnivals that make them a big hit among the tourist.

Apart from the beaches which are a major crowd puller of North Goa there are various other landmarks as well that fascinates the travelers from far off places that include Churches, forts, Monuments, Museums etc. Some of the major attractions of North Goa include Fort Aguada, Fort Chapora, Church of St. Ana, and Church of Lady of Miracles etc. Among the temples the important temples include Shree Hanuman Temple, Shree Dattatraya Temple, Shree Saptakoteshwar temple etc.

On the other hand the South Goa beaches are peaceful and quiet and are considered to be an ideal place for peaceful vacation. The beaches of south Goa are not a regular with parties and hangouts. These beaches are preferred by the travelers who want an escape from the hectic mundane life and try to release the stress and tensions in the lap of therapeutic natural surroundings. The beaches of South Goa extend from Vasco De Gama and Bogmalo to Paolem Beach. The stretch include some of the finest South Goa beaches that include Bogmalo, Velsao, Majorda, Colva , Betul, Agonda are quite famous among them.

Thousands of travelers from across the world traveled Goa to enjoy there holidays, weddings or family vacations. To accommodate them Goa is decked with fines beach site resorts luxurious hotels which are decked with modern facilities to cater the needs of its travelers. So visit heavenly beauties of Goa enjoy its beaches, adventure, sea food, pleasant weather and carnivals. Plan a trip to Goa and feel at peace with the Universe.