Goa is found to be one of the best places in India, which is filled with beautiful attractions. Tourists can visit to various beaches, as well as the temples, churches and other monuments constructed with a Portuguese style of architecture and so on. Likewise, you can travel to different types of forts, parks, as well as some other historical places that seems to be a paradise for the travelers. Especially, beaches are found to be the most exotic locations for the people all over the world.
Excellent Places to Visit in Goa
Below mentioned are the 5 excellent places to visit in Goa.
‘Shantadurga temple’, as the name indicates — it’s a temple of Peace; and is dedicated to the Goddess Durga who is found between Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva. The Goddess Durga appears as mediation between Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva, when there seems to be a fierce fight between these deities. This temple is located near to the Goa’s capital city ‘Panaji’. And the temple seems to be a coalition of the architecture of Indo-Portuguese. However, the main attraction of this temple is the Golden Palki which is used to carry the deities for processions during the festive seasons.
Divar Island has been a most popular counterparts, that has been put away across the Mandovi River that makes travellers enjoy the pictorial drive that includes the paddy hills as well as the woody hillocks. This place was once upon a time belongs to hindus, as many ancient temples were established, but later got demolished by the Portuguese. This island gets great value during the festival of Bonderam, that is held with great excitement during the monsoon season.
Goa State Museum
This Museum is established in the capital city of Panjim, that artifacts relating to its golden and past history. As a traveler, you will be able to find around eight thousand interesting artifacts launched at this museum. Due to which, this museum has been considered as the Goa’ s top most attractions. The artifacts such as the numismatic collections, along with some of the anthropological artifacts, that also includes coins, as well as the sculptures and the ancient manuscripts.
While, approximately fourteen galleries are found inside the museum, and every gallery displays a collection of interesting artifacts. That means, Furniture gallery displays ancient furniture (used by royal people), and religious expression gallery features the paintings as well as the manuscripts and other items that represents the culture and religion of Goa.
Suppose you are found to be a nature enthusiast, you can undoubtedly visit Dudhsagar Waterfalls. This is said to be a fifth largest place in the country. Out of several spectacular places to visit in Goa, this beautiful spot has been notified for its milky white appearance! It lies high on the Mandovi River, also falls with a distance of about 10 kms upstream from the Collem hamlet.
The beauty falls over the four tires with the complete force towards the sloppy green beauty of the nature. The waterfall is also well-known for the sake of trekking and entices various adventure enthusiasts to enjoy and makes their trip memorable.
Patnem Colomb Beach
There is another beach known as Patnem Colomb Beach that is located very near to the Palolem beach. These are the two twin beaches which look similar to that of horseshoe shape. Both these beaches are found to be too quite silent as well as clean that is excellent to take a plunge. And these few trails to serve your taste buds.