10 kms from city center 1 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
The most popular beach of Goa, Baga is located close to Calangute beach, around 30 Km North of Panaji.
10 kms from city center 2 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Located close to Baga beach, Calangute is the best spot if you are looking to try water sports.
13 kms from city center 3 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Anjuna is another pretty beach in Goa with not too much of crowd. It is also famous for its Wednesday flea market and Sunday bazaars. The place is very close to Chapora fort as well.
9 kms from city center 4 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Bom Jesus Basilica is known for its beautiful Portuguese style of architecture. The church houses the tomb and remains of St. Francis Xavier. Even after 400 years, the remains are in a good condition and are taken out once every decade.
0 kms from city center 5 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
In the heart of the capital city of Panajim, Church of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception is a beautiful church lying on a hilltop. You need to climb up quite a few stairs to get to the church.
58 kms from city center 6 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Palolem beach is a very scenic beach adorned with lots of rocks and islands. The place has several good eating joints by the beach, although they are a bit costly but worth every penny.
53 kms from city center 7 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
If you're looking for a place away from the hustle bustle of the crowd with more space and solitude, Agonda beach is the right place for you. With the clear blue water and coconut trees, this beach is a delight for nature lovers.
26 kms from city center 8 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
One of the most famous beaches of Goa, Colva Beach is set amid a picturesque location with the sea, sand and water blending together in harmony coming up with an astounding spectacle.
15 kms from city center 9 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Frequented by mostly Western backpackers, Vagator is located next to the famous Anjuna beach. The sunset from the rocks or Chapora Fort at Vagator is a sight to behold.
18 kms from city center 10 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Morjim is sometimes referred to as "Little Russia" owing to the large population of Russian immigrants staying here. Morjim beach is home to exotic species of birds and some rare endangered animals such as sea turtles.
25 kms from city center 11 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
This is one of the less commercial and quitter beaches of Goa. Not equipped with numerous resorts and hotels, it is a calm beach surrounded by cliffs on two sides with only few facilities available here.
5 kms from city center 12 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Situated near Panjim, Dona Paula is among the most popular spots in Goa. It rose to fame when the Bollywood movie "Ek Duje Ke Liye" was shot here. Literally meaning "boy and girl", this place is meant to be a lover's point; however it is quite crowded due to its popularity.
6 kms from city center 13 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Fort Aguada with its brilliant location and amazing surroundings has been featured in several Hindi films. It was established as a line of defense for the Portuguese and houses a first ever lighthouse built in Asia.

14. Cruise

1 kms from city center 14 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Goa is famous for its cruises and houses a lot of ship decks to provide recreation to different extents depending on the ships and budget. From just 2 hour ride to multi-day trips, all kind of cruises are available in Goa. Most of the cruise trips are carried out from Panjim and Dauna Paula beach.
16 kms from city center 15 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Chapora Fort near Vagator beach is famous for its ruins and the success of Hindi movie 'Dil Chahta Hai' which made this place all the more famous. With its Portuguese architecture, this fort is strong reminder of Goa's Portuguese past.
10 kms from city center 16 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Tito's is a brand name when it comes to clubbing in Goa. The club is famous for its commercial and Bollywood music and a huge dance floor. There is also a private party area available with its own bars on the first floor.
11 kms from city center 17 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Vibrant and lively with great ambience, Club Cabana is a perfect place to hang out with friends. The club houses a VIP Lounge and pool and is open till the last person leaves the dance floor.
7 kms from city center 18 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Situated right next to the Aguada Fort, Candolim and Sinquerim beaches are more famous with the up market tourists. Candolim and Sinquerim are continuations of Calangute, with lesser crowd and more luxury properties to stay.
9 kms from city center 19 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
This is the famous landmarks of Goa and is the oldest church located in Panajim. The statue of Mother Mary stands at the front of the church with the tower of the church behind. This church has truly been beautifully preserved. Also, the church bell is the 2nd largest bell in the whole world.
9 kms from city center 20 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
One of the largest churches in whole Asia, Se Cathedral took nearly 80 years to get constructed. It was established to remember the victory of the Portuguese over the Muslim rulers in the city.
9 kms from city center 21 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
This church has a major resemblance with the St. Peters Basilica in Rome. On the left, there are three altars dedicated to the Holy Family, Our Lady of Piety and St.
52 kms from city center 22 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Literally meaning milky water waterfalls because of the color of the falls, this is one of the highest waterfalls in India and cascades through four-tiers.
60 kms from city center 23 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
A less crowded alternative to Palolem beach, Patnem Beach is located about 5 min walk away from it, in South Goa. Specifically for travelers on shoestring budget, Patnem provides good options of shacks and huts.
45 kms from city center 24 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Cabo de Rama Beach is a beautiful beach located in Margao and is not yet been discovered by tourists. The beach is secluded owning to its distance from major towns and cities and is least visited by tourists. Overlooking the beach is the Portuguese Fort called Cabo de Rama. From the fort, one can see the beautiful view of the beach
26 kms from city center 25 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Water sports are available on most commercialized and touristy beaches in Goa. You can look for sports like windsurfing, jet skiing, water skiing, paragliding etc.
29 kms from city center 26 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Located in the northern most part of Goa, around 58 kms from Panajim, Tiracol fort is a 16th century fort overlooking the Arabian Sea providing a picturesque view.
5 kms from city center 27 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Club LPK has generally some good DJs playing a mix of house, trance, and Bollywood music for all kinds of customers. The dance area is big and ambience is great.
12 kms from city center 28 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
There are a couple of famous flea markets such as Wednesday afternoon Anjuna market and Saturday night market which are great for shopping. You can buy things ranging from special tea to Kashmiri carpets.
14 kms from city center 29 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Goa is one of the 4-5 places in India offering scuba diving. Diving in Goa is not the best owing to limited underwater visibility, but it is still popular among tourists.
56 kms from city center 30 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
This serene beach is located on one end of Palolem beach. It is currently less touristy as compared to other Goan beaches since not too many people know about it.
10 kms from city center 31 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Mambos have seen its lows and highs, starting as a run-of-the-mill club, gaining immediate popularity and coming back to square one. The club is trying to make the scene better and have different DJs playing different genre of music each day of the week.

32. Casino

0 kms from city center 32 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Located on a yacht in River Mandovi, the casino is one of the coolest places to be when you're in the party state. The entry fee is placed high at Rs. 1600, and the casino holds ample number of tables of American Roulette, Blackjack and Rummy. Go ahead and try your luck!
21 kms from city center 33 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Goa has a lot to offer to its tourists from exquisite nature to plethora of adventures. One of the other less known things is its wildlife. Elephant safaris are also available at some places and a lot of tourists head to Tropical Spice Plantation for the safari on the biggest mammal on land, the elephant.
6 kms from city center 34 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Bambolim Beach, which is located 7 km from Panaji is considered one of the unexplored beaches of Goa. Since there are no major hotels or shacks, not many tourist visit this secret beach and is deserted all the year
8,275 kms from city center 35 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
The World Famous Decades Bar is a great place to go when you are not really in the mood to dance, but just want to go to a bar and have a good time with friends. There is live music on a couple of days in the week (check before going). You can also play a game or two of pool at the pool table.
8 kms from city center 36 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
Goa is full of spa resorts and Ayurvedic massage centers. Beachside massages are also available at some beaches. Various spas of Goa which are preferred by the tourists from all around the world are Sereno Spa and Leela Kempinski Goa Spa Center.
49 kms from city center 37 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
There are numerous beaches in Goa and most of the important ones have been covered above. If you are still looking to go to even more unheard of beaches, you can check this list of beaches in Goa.
2 kms from city center 38 out of 38 Places To Visit in Goa
For carrying back an authentic Goan experience with you, you can buy some feni, cashew-nuts, Goan hats and handicrafts. There are lots of shops in Panjim, the capital where you can buy interesting stuff. Goa is also known for its hand-painted ceramics.