Known for its scenic beauty, Goa is a prime travel destination in India. Its architectural splendours including churches, temples and old houses makes it a favourite among vacationers across the globe. Attracted to its azure waters, palm-fringed beaches, vast expanses of paddy fields and rolling hills, visitors opt for Goa holiday package. Adding to its beauty are its beaches abuzz with activities as well as the inland waterways that criss-cross its landscape making its way up to the coastline forming creeks, estuaries and bays. This place can be visited on one of the best honeymoon tour packages in India as it is full of opportunities for sightseeing and for indulging into a number of fun activities along the coastline.
Activities at the waterfront
Its beaches are adorned by the shimmering stretches of sand that can be ideal for sunbathers or for those who want to take a stroll along the blue waters of the sea. The waterfront is full of night clubs, gyms, swimming pools and massage centres where honeymooners can get a huge number of choices to indulge-in fun activities. To add to the seaside fun, there are options for numerous adventure sports on its gurgling waters.
For instance, one of the famous sports activities in this coastal place can be water skiing and para-sailing on Candolim Beach. The seaside at Sinquerim has added world-class facilities for scuba diving, fishing and wind surfing. This area can be thronged by newly-weds as it has the added pleasures of staying along the coastline. The seafront has popular accommodations like the Taj Holiday Village, Fort Aguada Beach Resort, Aguada Hermitage. Not only this, visitors can also find some time for shopping along the coast as there are big showrooms at the Calangute seaside that sell exquisite handicrafts from Rajasthan, Kashmir, Indonesia and Tibet.
Things to do for Honeymooners
For the newly-wed couples, Goa is the place that can be ideal for a romantic holiday experience. They can take a walk at the seaside full of wide stretches of sand or can view the wonderful Portuguese-style colonial edifices located in the Panjim city of the region. Walking past these buildings and stopping over to admire the architectural marvels can be enthralling for the visitors.
They can also explore the neighbouring Latin quarter of Fontainhas that is tucked away in a quaint area. Fontainhas is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and houses the last existing Portuguese population of the state. This region carries a unique old world charm as its quaint by-lanes, old heritage homes and narrow winding streets remind travellers of a bygone era.
While taking a walk in the area visitors can also pick up some Portuguese souvenirs ranging from glass ware to crockery to clothing and art. Another romantic spot for honeymooners can be Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, that is the only sanctuary for sighting birds in the state. The calm and beautiful atmosphere at this place can be ideal for enjoying a romantic getaway in the region. The easy-going populace and lip-smacking cuisine add to a delightful holiday of those holidaymakers coming over here.