Sun, sea and sandy beaches is what defines the core of Goa; India’s favorite holiday destination. The tourist capital of India is characterized by lush landscapes, beautiful coastline and an omnipresent idyllic vibe, everything that you dream of in your perfect holiday.
It is a rich blend of Indian and Portuguese cultures, considering that it was a Portuguese colony until 1961. It lies on the Konkan Coast in the west and covers an area of 3702 square kilometers.
Loved for more reasons than one, it attracts Indian as well as International tourists equally. Panjim, the capital city of the state is located right in the center, overlooking the serene Mandovi River, where the famous casinos of Goa stand floating. Whereas, North Goa and South Goa depict contrasting shades of holiday moods.
Tranquil and majestic beaches, lush and rejuvenating landscapes, enthralling nightlife, scrumptious cuisine, colorful and fun culture, and an overall ‘live life king size’ vibe, Goa is a place for all. Where, North Goa is the tourist hub, with rocking nightlife, elating flea markets and lively beach shacks, it carries a festive environment year round. South Goa, on the other hand is for the wanderers in search of tranquility. It comprises of some of the most serene and isolated beaches, mesmerizing landscapes and luxurious resorts.
With a coastline stretching for over 100 kilometers, Goa holds some of the most pristine, lively as well as tranquil beaches of the country. In the north, you have the popular and touristy Calangute, Baga, Vagator, Sinquerim, and Candolim beach, followed by Anjuna and Arambol, which are a hub for foreign tourists. Apart from that, South Goa beaches are a vision of serenity. To experience it, you could visit the Agonda, Palolem, Benaulim, Colva, Cola and the Butterfly beach.
Goa has a major influence of Portuguese colonial architecture and heritage on its culture, landmarks and lifestyle. To experience it, there are a number of heritage sites and picturesque churches for you to visit, such as Fort Aguada, Church of our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, Se Cathedral, The Basilica of Bom Jesus, Dona Paula and Chapora Fort.
You could also visit Dudhsagar waterfalls and a number of wildlife sanctuaries around. Visit the Anjuna Flea Market for an unbeatable shopping experience, attend the Sunburn Goa; the enchanting music festival of its times and experience Christmas, New Year and the Carnival to appreciate the true meaning of celebration.
Goa experiences the finest nightlife in the country and is spread with trendy bars and pubs, and many clubs. You can also enjoy a number of thrilling activities such as scuba diving, dolphin spotting, river and ocean cruises. Also, try your hand at casinos and a range of exciting water sports.
It is also a spiritual sanctuary and a number of travelers from around the world travel here to practice Yoga, in order to attain peace and spiritual balance.
It is also renowned for its enchanting Konkani cuisine, a tantalizing blend of rich flavors, spices and colors. Try the classic sea food options; prawn curry, fish curry or Chicken Cafreal, Xacuti, and Vindaloo, it is bound to favor your palate with its delicious consistency.
The main professions here are mining, agriculture, tourism and it is popular for its cultivation of coconut, cashew and spices. The state is well-connected internally as well internationally with the rest of the nation through efficient airways, roads and trains.
It is India’s own little paradise, no wonder real estate in Goa is on a constant demand and rise. Builders and Developers in Goa want to develop and nurture this piece of heaven for the local as well as ever growing tourist population. To cater to the masses, they are indulging in a range of residential developments ranging from affordable, premium to luxury homes; apartments, flats and villas in 1bhk, 2bhk, 3bhk, 4bhk and plus formats. In this context, The Prestige Group, India’s leading developers and builders are also planning to enter the real estate market through Prestige Ocean Crest, their premium apartment development to stamp their indelible mark of excellence and exclusive craftsmanship in this nature’s cherished haven.
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