About the place
There are many Places to Visit in Goa. Interesting Goa to tourist destinations comprise of churches, beaches and temples of the place. In fact, your Goa Sightseeing Tours would remain incomplete if you don't visit these marvelous sites. Every year, a lot of tourists come allured by the irresistible charm of Goa.
Panaji, Goa's official capital is one of the premium Tourist Places in Goa. It was known by the name of Panjim previously, when the Portuguese lived here. In fact, Panaji was ranked high as one of the main Portuguese cities besides Margao and Velha Goa (Old Goa). Though the journey of Panaji began as Velha Goa's suburb, it ended up being Goa's capital.
Mapusa is an integral part to Sightseeing in Goa. It is celebrated for its Friday market. Mapusa is north Goa's hub. When you visit Goa, don't forget to come to the coastal town of Vasco Da Gama which is one of the best Places to See in Goa. To experience an air of myth and romance, visit Dona Paula during your Holidays in Goa.
How to reach
Goa is easily accessible via trains, especially after Konkan Railway came into existence that links Vasco da Gama and Margao to key cities of the country. You can board trains from Mumbai (490km), Delhi (1,874 km) or Bangalore (430 km) to arrive at Goa comfortably. Travelers taking the road to Goa would also have no problem. State transport corporations of Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka operate from Panaji's Kadamba bus stand.
Goa, area wise, is the county's smallest state. However, considering population, it is the fourth smallest one, after Mizoram, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh.