If you go on holidays to Goa, India, then you may know about Aguada Beach, which is one of the beautiful sandy beaches located in the northern part of the country.
Tourists come from across the globe to use holiday packages to Goa that include a chance to swim and take in the sun at Aguada Beach. The Aguada Beach area has much to offer visitors, such as restaurants, pubs, shopping, and of course swimming.
People like to come to buy the famous Goan Feni or try some of the other local food and spirits. There are also many interesting attractions to see on Aguada Beach. Here are some of the ones that are most recommended:
Attractions to See at Aguada BeachCredit: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Taj_Fort_Aguada_Beach_Resort_Hotel_Goa_2.JPG
One of the main things to see of historic value near to Aguada Beach is the Fort of Aguada. This fort was built by the Portuguese in the 1600s so that the Goans could watch over the entrance to the River Mandovi and keep the area safe from any attacks.
There are only ruins left of the fort, but you can still see where the defensive line for the fort where they waited to save the village if anyone came to attack. These days part of the area now houses a local jail.Credit: http://www.travelasianplaces.com/travel-goa-india-and-stay-at-fort-aguada-beach-resort-for-accommodation.html
Another attraction for tourists to see on holiday packages to Goa is the spherical lighthouse near the fort in 1864. If you go up into the top of the lighthouse you can see Cabo Raj Niwas.
There are also several area churches that you can see that are both historic and beautiful. One of these churches is Reis Magos, which was constructed in 1555. You have a great view of the nearby Mandovi River from here as well. Inside the church are several beautiful stained glass windows and there is also three tombs inside that house the bodies of three viceroys.
Getting to Aguada BeachCredit: http://resortsindia.wordpress.com/2008/08/02/taj-fort-aguada-beachresort-in-goa/
If you want to get to Aguada Beach, it’s possible to get there by private transportation, or you can go by cab, bike or bus. Buses run from the nearby capital of Goa, which is Panaji. Or, you can get there via train from several nearby locations as well.
Where To Stay in Aguada Beach
If you are coming to Goa, there are several places to stay in Aguada beach such as Goa beach hotels. Or, you can stay at a resort in Aguada Beach. Some of the most popular ones include Taj Holiday Village, Clarks Inn Aguada Anchorage and Fort Aguada Beach Resort.
You can buy an all-inclusive holiday through one of the many agencies online or offline too that will include hotels, food, entertainment, airfare, and more.
Aguada Beach is just one of the beautiful and exotic places in Goa, India. Goa is becoming more popular as a tourist attraction and is the site that many couples choose for their honeymoon. This beautiful sandy beach is one of the best places in the country to relax and enjoy the scenery and get away from the stress of the city life.