Goa, the smallest Indian state, is famous for its beaches and trance parties. It has a mixture of Portuguese and Indian culture with preserved colonial structures. Travellers also visit this place for its adventure sports opportunities and colonial churches and even to uplift their souls through the power of yoga and meditation amidst the rich flora. The aroma and flavour of home-cooked food can be experienced in every street-side restaurant. The people here experience a tropical monsoon climate due to its location in the tropical zone.
Exploring Tourist Attractions
Dudhsagar Falls, one of the largest waterfalls in India, is located in the southern part of the state. They are at the peak during the monsoon season, when an enormous volume of water drops from a height of about 1017 feet, looking milky white. People can visit Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary, which lies near these waterfalls. It is rich in wildlife and has a number of historical and geological features within as well. If visitors are interested in exploring the architectural beauty of the state, they can take a glance at Se Cathedral. Tourists can choose to stay at a number of resorts like Ramada and Alila Diwa for a luxurious experience.
Ramada Caravela is a luxurious resort, facing Fatrade Beach and spread across 24 acres of greenery. It has 199 rooms, subdivided into Garden View, Partial Pool/Partial Ocean View and Ocean Front View rooms, Deluxe Suites, and Family and Presidential villas. Each of these has a private balcony, from where people can enjoy the mesmerising view of the beach. Amenities like air conditioning, Wi-Fi, LCD TV and safe deposit box are provided to make guests feel at home. Occupants can choose to sip cold drinks from the en suite mini-bar or make hot drinks, utilising the tea and coffee maker available to them.
An added benefit of two-way transportation to and from the airport is also offered by Ramada Goa. Complimentary breakfast, served with sophistication, can be enjoyed at its restaurant. Yoga classes are offered to guests, and a well-equipped gym is also housed in the property for them to continue their health routine. A nine-hole golf course, and volleyball and tennis courts are available for sports enthusiasts. All, staying at the property, can head to the swimming pool and Jacuzzi after an adventurous day. Mind and soul rejuvenation can be had through spa treatments, offered by experienced professionals.
The luxury resort, Alila Diwa is located on Gonsua Beach in Majorda. It is less than 30 minutes away from Dabolim Airport, making it convenient for travellers. It has 153 rooms and suites categorised as Terrace, Family Terrace, and Loft rooms, and Family and Alila suites. They have a private balcony or terrace for guests to appreciate the alluring surroundings. Furnished with wooden floorings, these come with amenities like Wi-Fi, LCD screen and mini-bar. To render a luxurious stay, the resort has provided a walk-in wardrobe and a separate work space as well.
A new addition to Alila Diwa Goa is the exclusive Diwa Club, which has a lap pool, along with an open-air Jacuzzi and hot tub. It is a resort within a resort, as it offers accommodation options, including Diwa Club Rooms, Diwa Club Suites and Diwa Club Two-bedroom Suites. The in-house Mediterranean restaurant, Bistro has an exquisite menu. Vivo specialises in Indian, Continental and Oriental cuisines, whereas Spice Studio is dedicated solely to pan-Indian culinary delights. Edge Bar and Lounge provides relaxation through a variety of cocktails and music. People can avail various spa therapies here, take yoga and meditation classes, and use the infinity pool, fitness centre and salon.