When it comes to spending a family vacation, why not try tropical Goa? Goa has many miles of palm front beaches, but is small enough not to feel overwhelmed trying to figure out what to do while visiting. As its neighbor is big India and since Goa is smaller than India, it gives you the best of both worlds. It has mixed heritages from Mughal, Portugal and India, which can be seen through the many cultural events.
Resorts and Spas
When needing a place to rest your head and relax from your daily trips in Goa, why not try their many different resorts and spas? They often have sandy beaches, large swimming pools, water slides and even a separate kid’s pool for your children to play. You can sample the vast array of local food. Relax by the pool or try out their spa, and then take a taxi ride down to visit the different festivals and shops.
There are many beaches in Goa to visit for the sun and sand. Some beaches are where the local hippies hang out and have moonlit parties. There are also beaches where you can have fun with the water sports, as well as enjoy the act of sunbathing. You can even visit beaches that have restaurants that border them.
There is a lot of entertainment for a family to enjoy while visiting Goa. Not only can you enjoy the water sports and sunbathing at the local beaches, rest your head and relax at the resorts and spas, but you can also enjoy dancing, parties and culture as well. Check out the museums, temples, churches and nightlife.. There is never a shortage of entertainment and adventure in Goa for the whole family to enjoy.
Not only can you enjoy yourself with the culture of the museums, religion of the temples and churches and the fun of the entertainment, but you can also see lots of wildlife in Goa. Your children will enjoy looking at the wild animals at the many wildlife sanctuaries. There are over 1,500 species of plants, over 275 types of birds, more than 48 kinds of animals and many reptiles. Some sanctuaries even have Panthers on the prowl as well as some wild dogs. Your children will never forget viewing these magnificent creatures.
Although Goa is known for its seafood, there are many different types of food available here for the all different types of tourists. If you are a Chinese cuisine lover, they have restaurants for this. What if you want fast food, Italian, Thai, Indian or something else? Goa has a restaurant for these as well. Take something back to the hotel and enjoy it there with the family, or sit in the restaurant and enjoy the many different cultures of people.
When planning your next family vacation, consider how Goa has something for everyone to enjoy and remember.
About the Author: Victoria Heckstall is a contributing writer who loves providing others with information about spending holidays in Goa.