Goa is the synonym of celebration in India. An ideal Goa trip planner is painted golden by the amazing beaches, sprinkled with whites of tranquility of the Churches, mixed with the greys of the pristine roads and is glazed with fun and liveliness. December is definitely the best time to visit Goa. There is so much vibrancy all around you that you wouldn’t ever want to leave Goa. Here is a rough vacation guide for you to follow to make sure that you know exactly how to spend 5 days in Goa during Christmas.
1) Christmas in Goa- Day 1
You should definitely start your trip by visiting Old Goa. Start with the Church of St Francis which takes Christmas festivities to another level of tranquillity. The other churches near-by are also completely worth it and you should definitely kick start your tryst with Goa on an extremely holy note. Visit Palolem beach at night to enjoy the mind boggling fire-works that light up the city.
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2) Christmas in Goa- Day 2
Go on a sea-food scrumptious spree. Spend your day going to the best of food outlets and enjoying a lovely day full of delectable delicacies. Go for a massage right in between, there are many massage parlours that would pop up when you are looking for a Goa trip planner. Chill by the beach in the early evening. Walk through the Calangute beach as the sands brush your feet and enjoy a lovely day staring deep into the horizon sipping onto your favourite drinks.
3) Christmas in Goa- Day 3
Start your day a little late and explore Margao. The street side market here is a complete treat and everybody in general is in a really festive mood around Christmas. Explore the streets of this humble little town and mingle with the locals to make the best out of your Goa trip.
4) Christmas in Goa- Day 4
Enjoy water sports at the Candolim beach. Spend a day either at Mapusa or Ponda diving deep into the Goan history. Make sure to include witnessing the Christmas carnival at Goa in your vacation guide. Remember to just be out and about at night to make sure you absorb the entire festive culture of Goa.
5) Christmas in Goa- Day 5
Spend the day exploring South Goa in the lush hotels to enjoy a Christmas spread. Gear up for the new year by partying in any of the clubs, pubs at night. Before you go for pub-hopping, go to a church to hear beautiful Christmas Carols and give your trip an entire Christmas feel. Try getting passes for the Sun-burn festival, if you do-then nothing like it! Your Christmas would already be made and you would have gotten into the right groove for the New Year.
Merry Christmas in Advance!