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Goa Known for Its Magnificent Natural Scenic Beauty

By Ashish Singh Subscribe to RSS | January 2nd 2012 | Views:
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Goa popularly known as “Pearl of the Orient” or “tourism Paradise” is located on the west coast of India in the coastal belt known as Konkan. Goa is not only famous for its golden beaches but also a state rich is history, rich culture and home to some of the most beautiful natural scenery.

Much of the real Goa is in its interiors, both inside buildings and within the coastal zone. Legends from Hindu mythology credit Lord Parshuram, an incarnation of Lord Vishnu with the creation of Goa. Over the centuries various dynasties have ruled Goa. Rashtrakutas, Kadambas, Silah, Chalukyas, Bahamani Muslims and most famously the Portuguese have been rulers of Goa.

Goa was liberated by the Indian Army from Portuguese colonization on December 19, 1961 and became a Union territory, along with the enclaves of Daman and Diu. On May 30, 1987 Goa was conferred statehood and became the 25th state of the Republic of travel in India.

Having been the meeting point of races, religions and cultures of East and West during the centuries, Goa has a colorful lifestyle very different and distinctive from the rest of India. The majority of the population is Hindu and Catholic while Muslims and other religion are with minority.

All communities have mutual respect for others and their secular outlook has given Goa a long and unbroken tradition of religious harmony. The warm and tolerant nature of the Goans allows them to celebrate and enjoy the festivals of various religions such as Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali, Christmas, Easter and the Id with equal enthusiasm. So ask your travel agent to give you best tour packages of Goa during the festival season, so that you also enjoy every bit of Goa festival.

The state of Maharashtra, Goa border in the north, the state of Karnataka in the south and east. The vast expanse of the Arabian Sea to the west forms the magnificent coastline of Goa, which is famous.

Terekhol (Tiracol), Mandovi, Zuari, Chapora, Sal and Talpona are the main rivers which weave their way right through the state forming the inland waterways adding attractiveness and romance to the land besides being used for the main product transport Goa export of Iron and Manganese Mormugao Port. On the way to the coast these rivers form estuaries, creeks and bays breaking the sandy, palm trees behind the coast are the fishing villages among the coconut palms.

The vast green expanse of the Sahyadri mountain range ensures that Goa has an abundance of water. The sea and rivers abound in seafood - prawns, mackerels, sardines, crabs and lobsters are the most popular with locals and visitors. Along with English which is spoken all over Goa, Konkani and Marathi are the state languages. The national language Hindi is also well understood in most areas across the state.

Besides the natural beauty, wonderful beaches and sunshine travelers love quiet, peaceful nature, warm welcoming of Goa people. After all, more than anywhere else on planet earth, this is a place where people really know how to relax. Goa beach resort is also world famous for their hospitality. Here you can stay comfortable and enjoy your holiday.

Ashish Singh - About Author:
Ashish recommend using Hotel and Resort in Goa located near beach and getting the best discount or budget travel by one of the best Indian Travel Agency name as hi-tours.com

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