Book Description

An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to Goa, includes insider tips and ideas, color maps, top 10 lists - all designed to help you experience the very best of Goa.

Explore the Baroque churches in the former Portuguese capital, Old Goa, sample traditional local cuisine at its spicy best in the state capital, Panaji, shop for souvenirs at Arpora's Saturday Night Bazaar, enjoy a sunset stroll at Ashvem Beach, go on a jeep ride to Dudhsagar Falls and relax on the beach at breathtakingly beautiful Palolem. From Top 10 beaches to the Top 10 outdoor activities - discover Goa's unmissable highlights with this easy-to-use travel guide.

Inside Top 10 Goa:
- Six easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day trip, a weekend, or a week
- Top 10 lists showcase the best attractions in Goa, including the Basilica de Bom Jesus, Braganza House, Panaji, Old Goa, Candolim, Calangute, and more
- In-depth area guides explore Goa's most interesting neighborhoods, with the best places for shopping, going out and sightseeing
- Color-coded chapters divided by area make it easy to find information quickly and plan your day
- Essential travel tips including our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus useful transport, visa and health information
- Color maps help you navigate with ease
- Covers North Goa, Panaji & Old Goa, Central Goa and South Goa

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Table of Contents

  1. Welcome to Goa
  2. Exploring Goa
  3. Top 10 Goa Highlights
    1. Candolim and Around
    2. Vagator, Anjuna and Around
    3. Calangute and Baga
    4. Ashvem and Around
    5. Panaji
    6. Old Goa
    7. Ponda and Around
    8. Molem and Around
    9. Margao and Around
    10. Palolem, Agonda and Around
  4. The Top 10 of Everything
    1. Moments in History
    2. Places of Worship
    3. Beaches of North Goa
    4. Beaches of South Goa
    5. Outdoor Activities
    6. Children’s Attractions
    7. Nightlife
    8. Goan Cuisine
    9. Places to Eat
    10. Shops and Markets
    11. Goa for Free
    12. Festivals
    13. Excursions from Goa
  5. Goa Area by Area
    1. Panaji and Old Goa
    2. Central Goa
    3. North Goa
    4. South Goa
  6. Streetsmart
    1. Getting To and Around Goa
    2. Practical Information
    3. Places to Stay
  7. Maps
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. Copyright