With over 40 mesmerizing beaches dotting the 131 km-long palm-fringed coastline, Goa is a beach lovers dream destination. From party beaches with all night revelry to hidden sun-kissed coves where you won’t see another soul, Goa has something for everyone.
Not to be outdone, neighbouring state Maharashtra also boasts a fantastic selection of golden sands alongside famous sights like the Sindhudurg Fort.
Our Go Goa itinerary combines both to give you plenty of opportunity to combine both destinations and relax and enjoy the best of coastal India. We’ve picked some of our favourite photos of the beaches and places that are part of this trip.
If you would like to explore the beaches of Goa and Maharashtra we have a five day package available from £261/ 21,370 INR / $427 USD total price per person on twin sharing. Please note that prices are subject to currency fluctuations. Prices are valid until March 2013.
Thanks to the photographers who shared their images under Creative Commons licence. All images link back to the original source by way of credit.
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