Goa, a composition of most beautiful spots in India is an ideal location for tour trips. Goa lies towards the western coast of India enclosed with fabulous natural landscapes. It is one among the best known tourist centre in India. Now let's see some of the hot tourist spots in Goa. While coming to the best tourist spots in Goa, beaches come to the first place in list.
These golden beaches cover over hundred kilometers in area and are well featured with every modern facilities. Out of these Goan beaches, Majorda beach is considered as the biggest of all and it grab almost twenty kilometers of coastal line. Arambol, Sinqeurim, Candolim, Morjim, Cavelossim, Varca, Velsao, Betalbatim, Mobor and Betul are other best known attractive beaches in Goa.
Churches built in ancient architecture are other favourite spots of tourist interest in Goa. Most of these churches were constructed during the period from 1510-1760 AD depicting western creativity of construction. Church of Lady of Rosary is regarded as the oldest one among these churches.
This church is located in Monte Santo in old Goa and was constructed during 1510-1550 AD. Church of St Francis of Assisi is another church located in old Goa which attracts tourist attraction which was built during Baroque period in India. Church of Our Lady of Immaculation Conception, Church of Our Lady of Grace and Rachol Seminary, Basilica of Bom Jesus and The Church of St Cajetan are other churches built during Indian Baroque period.
Now we will come to the forts in Goa catching tourist attractions. Chapora Fort, Terekhol Fort, Aguada Fort and Cabo da Rama Fort are some of the famous forts which are best known tourist spots. Cabo da Rama Fort is related with Lord Rama, the hero of Ramayana epic. Chapara Fort located near Mapusa built in 1617 reveals Portuguese history of creations. Amazing view of Terekhol Fort situated near Terekhol river constructed during the ruling period of Maharaja Khem Sawant Bhonsole attract thousands of tourists from all over the globe.
State Archeology Museum situated in Panaji is yet another tourist spot in Goa. This museum is a rich source of rare sculptures, manuscripts, paintings and wooden objects. Museum is exhibited in seven galleries which include Sculpture Gallery, the Cultural Anthropology Gallery, the Christian Art Gallery, the Contemporary Art Gallery, the Western Bronzes Gallery, the Religious Expression Gallery and the Banerji Art Gallery.
Mayem lake located in Bicholim Taluka in Goa is a famous bird watching centre capturing tourist interest. Tourists can enjoy their trip with boating activities in this alluring atmosphere created by Mayem lake. Dudhsagar waterfall is a best known peak tourist point located in Goa. White foams of water gushing from this waterfall appears like sea of milk and hence the name Dudhsagar. Appearance of Dudhsagar located in Sanguem Taluka during monsoon time period is mind blowing.
Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary located in Charao island in Goa is another tourist spot and favourite destination for bird watchers and tourists. Goa is famous for its preserved wildlife sanctuaries. Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary and Bhagvan Mahaveer Wildlife sanctuary are examples of two wildlife sanctuaries which grabbed tourist interest. Variety of sightseeing options present in Goa makes the land a best known tourist spot.
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