Aside from a stroll on the beach, there is plenty to do in Goa.

India’s most sought-after beach destination is full of sights and sounds just waiting to be explored. So once you’ve soaked in the sun and sand, there are plenty of places to explore, do, see, and eat.

Discover great experiences on the wild side of Goa, festivals and carnivals, adventure activities, and many other great activities that take place during the low and high seasons. From exploring the Indo-Portuguese heritage that still reigns in Old Goa, to museums, to a whole host of exhilarating water sports and eating lots of delicious seafood, we’ll tell you how to get the most of your spirit. Use this as a guide to having the best time ever.

Beach hopping is one of the most sought-after activities in Goa for every traveler, be it a first-time visitor or a returning visitor. Spend time on famous beaches like Baga, Palolem, Colva, Calangute, Majorda, Bogmalo, Vagator, Dona Paula, Candolim, Sinquerim, Anjuna and Arambol. All of these beaches are unique in their own way and will leave you with many memories to come back to when you get home. But it is a misconception to conclude that Goa is all about beaches and parties.