Goa to host National Games in March next year

Finally, Goa to host National Games in March next year. Sports Minister Manohar gBabuh Ajgaonkar announced that the state government would definitely host the National Games between March 30 and April 14.

Alcohol to make a debut on Goa airport’s menu soon

Alcohol to make a debut on Goa airport’s menu soon. Tourists looking to lift up their ‘spirits’ at the end of a holiday in Goa may soon be able to satiate their thirst with Airport Authority of India (AAI) confirming plans to serve alcohol at Goa International Airport.

Source: TOI

Jetties at Tiracol, Keri to open up access to fort

Jetties at Tiracol, Keri to open up access to fort. Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC) has proposed to construct a jetty on either side of Tiracol fort, complete with access pathways and illumination.

Ref: TOI

Calangute to get multi-level parking facilities

Calangute to get multi-level parking facilities. With the Calangute-Candolim beach belt witnessing rising tourist footfalls, various measures are being considered to ease traffic movement in this area.

Source: TOI

Goa government launches e-bikes to boost sustainable tourism

Goa government launches e-bikes to boost sustainable tourism. Tourism minister Manohar Azgaonkar & GTDC chairperson Dayanand Sopte launched electric bikes or e-bikes touted to be the first of their kind in the country at an event in Panaji.

Source: TOI

Helping history and heritage stay alive

Helping history and heritage stay alive. With a focus to promote heritage tourism, the Directorate of Archives and Archaeology has proposed to create heritage circuits that will showcase their historical legacy in a better way, instead of focusing on individual monuments or historical land marks.

Source:  heraldgoa

Goa tourism to get fillip with launch of 5 wheelchair taxis

Goa tourism to get fillip with launch of 5 wheelchair taxis. Come 2019, mobility-challenged tourists visiting Goa will have a new facility to look forward to wheelchair taxis. Initially, five such vehicles will be launched in January 2019.

Source: TOI

Sea Rafting Water Sports in Goa

Surprise! #Goa brings to you the first Sea Rafting operation in India. October to May in Goa is the perfect time to hit the beaches and try a spin in one of our professional rafts in the waves of Arambol beach.