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Goa Tourism: IRCTC Invites you to The Party capital of India

The picturesque beauty of beaches, the azuring water of the sea, the white sand beaches, the unlimited sky with comfortable furniture and the fussing sound of beer bottles will automatically drive you to a fun world named “GOA”, where a densely packed crowd of tourists from all over the world can be easily seen. The place is also called as the Party capital of India. Goa is a coastal retreat to every tourist. There are varieties of place with historical and religious values. From ages, Goa has attracted tourists from globe by its attractions like white stretch of sand, blue water swishing and gurgling on beaches, green mountain ranges, exquisite architectural Churches, party spots, seafood and lifestyle.

Where the party season and pub culture are dominant making it “the Party capital of India”, there are certain old churches which makes the place a “Pilgrimage of Christians”. Here are some of the attractions of GOA:

  • Beaches: A total of 27 beaches are the first and the major attraction where tourists love to spend their maximum time by enjoying Feni with Limca and the echoic sound of cheers and clashing beer bottles can be heard anytime. Long strolls to these beaches are refreshing.

  • Pubs and Bars: The scintilating nightlife of Goa is the second major attraction. This shining pearl of India has more than 100 bars and pubs where alcohol and beer are available at tax-free rates. The person who needs tranquillity can order a bottle of beer or Feni and enjoy the sunset on the beaches. Hence, Bars and pubs are a must visit when you are in Goa. One can get a variety of drinks and cocktails to taste and enjoy the live shows.

  • Churches: A long list of 28 churches make the capital city of India, a pilgrim for the Christians. Yes! Goa has 28 main churches to visit. People from all over the world and from every religion are welcomed here. So, if you are a church lover or a history research enthusiast, then visit Goa to know more about these ancient churches. They are the best places to visit in Goa.
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  • Sports: Water sports attract the entire sport spirited lovers to Goa. Snorkeling, Kayaking, Scuba diving, Jet Ski, water rafting, parasailing, windsurfing, kite surfing, Ringo ride, speed boating and the banana ride are the specialties of water sports in Goa. Relish your excursion through these rides and games.
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It’s the time when IRCTC will take you to the magical tour to Goa. IRCTC guarantees Goa tourism package at affordable rates that will suit your budget to explore and adventure throughout Goa and its nearby places. Be ready with your cards to book any of these three Goa delight tour packages of your choice. The upcoming months are the best and the peak season to visit Goa. Pack your bags with travel essentials and check the train running status of the train moving towards GOA. Leave rest of the responsibilities on the tour manager provided by IRCTC. IRCTC has specially designed three packages for the tourists to explore the beach world.

5 Nights/ 6 Days Shirdi Goa Tour ex Delhi
This special air tour package will cover Goa, Shirdi and nearby places within 5 nights and 6 days. The attractions of the tour are significant temples of Shirdi, Shani Shingnapur, Ghrishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, Ellora, beautiful beaches and religious churches of GOA.

  • Day 1 Tour: The Delhi – Mumbai – Shirdi Trip
    The tour stars with departure from New Delhi Airport by flight 6E 181 at 09:15 hrs and will arrive at Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji airport at 11:30 hrs. A pickup from the airport will be available which will take the passengers to Shirdi. After the arrival at Shirdi the passengers’ will check-in to the hotel and get ready for visiting SAI Baba temple. Overnight stay in the hotel and free dinner will be arranged by IRCTC.
  • Day 2 Trip:
    With an early breakfast arranged in the hotel, the second day trip includes visits to places like Ghrishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple and Ellora Caves, and Shani Shingnapur. Dinner and overnight stay at Shirdi will be arranged by IRCTC.
  • Day 3: Shirdi – Mumbai – Goa
    On the third day the trip commences by leaving Shirdi and arriving at Mumbai Airport. Aftermath, board the Indigo flight 6E 981 departing at 15:45 hrs. for Goa. After arrival at Goa the passengers will be provided accommodation arranged by IRCTC to stay overnight with dinner.
  • Day 4: North Goa Trip:
    Local sightseeing of popular beaches at Goa like Anjuna Beach, Vagator Beach, Calangute Beach, and Fort Aguada are the spots to visit. Evenings are free to enjoy the leisure activities for the passengers. Dinner and overnight stay are arranged for free.
  • Day 5 South Goa Trip:
    Day fifth would be a short trip to the South Goa which includes a visit to Old Goa Churches, Miramar Beach, Mangeshi Temple, and a 1 hour cruise ride on Mondovi River.
  • Day 6- Goa – Delhi:
  • Check out from the hotel and board the flight no. 6E 637 landing back to Delhi. Morning breakfast and in-flight refreshment will be provided.  The tour ends with a happy landing on to Delhi Airport.

3 NIGHTS/4 DAYS Magical Goa-IV Ex Indore
The boarding point of this tour package is the Indore Airport which will carry the tourists to Goa- the Tourists Paradise. This package welcomes you to the land of Sun, sand and sea and covers the entire trip to Goa. The passengers have to board the flight no. IS 2465 at 17:50hrs from the Indore Airport with inflight refreshments and meals provided inside the plane. In return flight no. IS 2464 will depart from Goa Airport at 20:05 hrs to Indore.

  • Day 1 Tour:  Indore – Goa:
    The first day passengers will reach and board the airport at 17:50 hrs. in the Air Asia Airlines and reach GOA by 19:40 hrs. Check in to hotel and overnight stay with dinner arranged by IRCTC.
  • Day 2: South Goa
    The second day of the tour starts with sightseeing of Miramar Beach, Old Goa Church, Mangeshi Temple followed by a boat cruise on river Mandovi. The tour halts by commuting back to the hotel with dinner and an overnight stay.
  • Day 3: North Goa
    The third day trip proceeds with a visit to Fort Aguada, Candolim Beach, Bagha Beach, Anjuna Beach, Bagator Beach and the Calangute Beach. The tour halts by commuting back to the hotel with dinner and an overnight stay.
  • Day 4: Goa – Indore
    The Goa tour ends on the fourth day by having a breakfast and a full day shopping with other leisure activities. Lunch will be arranged at the hotel, after which the time arrives to drop the tourists at Goa Airport to board the flight to Indore at 20:05 hrs

The long stretches of silver colored sand and the blue sea water touching the beaches has been perfectly used by the Goans to attract the tourists from all around the world. IRCTC has an exclusive package of 3 nights and 4 days for the travellers who love to explore Goa. The tour starts from

  • Day 1: Arrival
    The passengers are welcomed at Dabolim Airport by 12:45 hrs and transferred to hotel for stay. In the evening a visit to the Calangute Beach will revive the peace and tranquillity. This visit is followed by a dinner in the hotel and an overnight stay.
  • Day 2: South Goa Tour
    The second day trip lands you the beauty of South Goa which includes Basilica of Bom   Jesus, Archaeological Museum, Se Cathedral, Mangueshi Temple, Dona Paula, Enjoy a   boat cruise on river Mandovi. The day ends with a lavish dinner and an overnight stay at the hotel.
  • Day 3: North Goa
    Day 3rd proceeds with a tour to north Goa. The attractions covered are Fort Aguada, Candolim   Beach, Baga Beach, Anjuna Beach, Vagator Beach & Chapora Fort.  The passengers can try and get thrilled by trying the water sports at their own expenses. The day ends with a dinner and an overnight stay at the hotel.
  • Day 4: Goa – Mumbai:
    Breakfast at the hotel, checkout and commute to Dabolim airport for departure to Mumbai.

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Author: Rohit Choubey

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