Goa is known for its sun, sea, beaches but mostly for its lively and throbbing nightlife scene and beach parties that go all night long. It is known as the country’s rave and dance music destination for a reason. It isn’t a joke when people say that Goa is a land of party animals from in and around the world. It is literally one of the happening cities of India. People are attracted to the ‘Party Capital of India’ because of a wide and variety of reasons.
For starters, and I guess the most important thing for a party person, is that the parties here are lit. The parties here are literally “NEVER ENDING”. You can party the whole night round with your friends, dance to some really loud music, drink as much as you can without any restrictions. This place has top notch clubs which will satisfy the party animal in you.
The clubs are accessorized with laser lights, colored images, fog machines, visual effects glow sticks to make the ambiance seem like a party haven. Goa is known for top-notch DJs who play world-class music across different genres. There are always on toes to create vibrant vibes alive in any pub and that’s what makes the city even more popular for parties.
From funky and electro punk to trance, techno, EDM, Indian and pop they have all collection to persuade you to get your groove on. Beaches like Baga, Candolim, and Calangute are famous for their ever famous night parties which aren’t like any other party in the world. An added advantage is that these parties take place along the beachside. So you get a perfect reprieve from the usual party scene.
Secondly, Goa is a destination where the most vibrant and fun-filled festivals like sunburn, carnivals, new year fiesta,vh1 supersonic are conducted which attract a huge crowd all around the year. The festivals are set to dazzle with color, costumes, foot tapping music, soul stirring extravaganza and is set to give you an out of the body experience. The new year fiesta is the most vibrant party of all. The party is celebrated with fun and frolic. The atmosphere reverberates with the cordial happy new year and attracts tourist from all around the world.
Thirdly, the tickets to the best parties in the country are quite economical. If you book in advance, the entries to these clubs, rave parties cost under 1-2k with the provision of booze and food. Even if you haven’t booked your entry to these parties, in most of the clubs there is a provision to avail free entry for couples, free entry as a woman, yay feminism. The booze, accommodation is cheap due to the huge demand from the tourists. So you can party under a budget.
The most awaited EDM parties like sunburn, vh1 supersonic are no less. These festivals are lit with electronic dance music providing electrifying beats aimed to make you dance to your heart’s content, live performances from famous bands all around the world featuring an array of both International and Indian artists. These festivals are a dream come true for party peeps as they go on for two to three days continuously.
Finally, and the most promising reason of all, after you are done partying hard, dancing till your feet are sore and are hurting with a deadly hangover. You come to appreciate the beauty of Goa. You get to wake up on the white sand beaches looking at the scenic beauty in and around you. You get to form beautiful bonds with a diverse set of people from locals to foreigners who have traveled like you to this happening city. All in all, you are left with some unforgettable memories, memorable moments that you will cherish for life. No wonder people love to party here.
Last but not least, go to shacks in the evening, get the flavor of the beach then enter the Tito lane and enjoy pub crawling throughout the night.
So it is true when people say that if you haven’t partied in Goa, you haven’t really lived. However, you can explore much more in the city too. You got all types of beaches ranging from North to South Goa. Besides that, there are much more to explore.
Other Reasons to Pack Your Bags to Goa
As per recent survey, Beaches are the best source of happiness.
Some of the popular beaches worth visiting here are:-
Beach in North Goa:- Anjuna; Arambol; Calangute; Baga; Dona Paula
Beach in South Goa:- Varca ; Agonda ; Butterfly; Cola; Palolem
There are lots that can be done on these beaches. From just playing football to any water sport like parasailing to snorkeling it offers it all. If nothing then you can just relax to the beautiful sounds of waves here with some local delicacies there.
Taking a Cruise
Goa has got a beautiful cruise that plays a live band. You can loose to the beats of music in the middle of the sea. Sounds of music, tapping feats and the picturesque view in the middle of one of those beaches in Goa is breathtaking.
Drive to “Dil Chahta Hein” movie Fort
Who can forget the famous movie about the road trip to Goa? This one movie Dli Chahta Hein every youth can relate with. Irrespective of age, whenever you will watch this movie you will feel nostalgic and would wish to drive down to Chapora Fort. Best way to reach here is take a rented bike, get the feel of the city and enjoy the beauty.
Play Casino, that is very much legal in Goa
Goa is one of those few limited places in India where you can play casino without any legal hassles. There are lots of cruises that have casinos on the sea. You can choose a property that has casinos as well. My personal favorite is a game of slots which is just fun without any risk of losing millions.
Shopping in Goa
Goa got a lot of attraction to shop from. You can get some clothes at a dirt cheap price. Besides that, it is also known for some of the unique cashew and local alcohol named Fenny. You also get some rum chocolates that are not less than a shot of tequila.
There are lots of attractions to be explored across Goa. From churches to the picturesque site where you can get most glamorous shots you have all there. Some of the popular destinations to visit there are; St. Augustine Tower, Aguada Fort, Dudhsagar Waterfall, Dona Paula, etc.
Best Time to Travel to Goa
Goa is one of the cities where you would like to visit throughout the year. Its also known for the glitterati and liveliness at the time of new year evening. People usually book their travel and stay six months in advance for the new year evening as it gets impossible to get accommodation during that time.
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