As we all know that Goa is a home to some of the most pictures que beaches in India and also a paradise for Sundowners. North Goa attractions are the essential part to experience your holidays. There are a variety of places in Goa for nature lovers and adventure seekers.Among the top 5 beaches in the country, 4 are from the Goa. The beaches of Goa hold a special place for every traveller who gets to this paradise. To make your beach vacation memorable, there are several mesmerizing beaches that you must visit.
We are listing out some of the best attractions and beaches of North Goa below, so slip into your swimming outfits, grab a beer and put on your sunglasses to enjoy the Goa vacations.
Baga Beach is located at the end of the stretch of Calangute beach. This beach gives visitors a lot to enjoy and experience like shacks overlook rows of sunbeds and jagged line of motorboats often attached to the paragliders. The nights of the Baga are seductively comprised of fun-loving individuals that enjoy dancing and drinking to make the atmosphere of the beach alive.
These days fort lies in ruins but in earlier days the Chapora Fort was the watch post of the border. It is an amazing vantage point and one of the best North Goa attractions from which you enjoy the awesome view of Anjuna and Vagator beaches. Here you will also see the two tunnels which were used as an emergency escape for the Portuguese. Portuguese ruled over this fort for approx. 150 years. This place is best for taking photographs and the view from this fort is incredible.
This beach is one of the best secretsin Goa which has white silvery sand with clear water. The best thing to see here is during high tide when sea water fills in the Mandrem creek. The waterline and creek run parallel. Here you will find many restaurants hotels, therapy centers, yoga centers etc. There are several spiritual centers also available as well along the beach.
This church was built in 1541 and is the first church in Goa. The church boasts of 2 flanking altars that on the left dedicated to Jesus Crucified and the right one dedicated to our Lady of Rosary. Amazing carvings can be seen on each side of the marble statues of St. Peter and St. Paul. A large number of visitors come to visit this place of worship in Goa and to see the excellent architecture of the church.
This is one of the most popular places where tourists visit a lot and this place is a peaceful stretch of white sand but becomes crowded during the festive seasons. You can also see this place in a number of Bollywood movies and most of the top industrialists of the state also live at this place. From this place, you can see the view of the Arabian sea and Zuari river and during the monsoon season, this beach becomes a lovely place for romantic couples.
So, these are some of the best North Goa attractions that you can visit to take some amazing photographs and to get the best experience of your Goa to make your vacations memorable.