Laden with a rich Portuguese heritage, to this day Goa remains unlike the rest of India. Situated on the southwestern coast, relax on one of its many mile-long beaches. Experience its historical colonial buildings, forts, churches, and Hindu temples. Wander through colourful markets, enjoy its bustling nightlife, varied watersports, and numerous annual festivals featuring indigenous dance performances. Discover a spice plantation, small fishing hamlets, or immerse in nature at one of Goa’s wildlife sanctuaries including the Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary, Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary, and Bhagwan Mahavir Sanctuary. To unlock unique traditions and culture—Goa.