There are many good reasons to choose South Goa for your next holiday. This includes the lovely weather, beautiful beaches and fun activities. A holiday rental home on South Goa will put you close to all of the best that the area has to offer. You may be just steps from the beach and you will surely feel right at home.
The beach provides the backdrop for many of the most popular activities in South Goa. Considering the year round warm weather, this is not very surprising. The beaches in South Goa are beautiful and boast soft, white sand and warm water. The currents are not very strong, making them a good choice for families with children who want to be able to splash around in the water. South Goa beaches are known for something else: the lovely shells that can be found here. Bring along a pail, and bring home some colourful shells as a reminder of your holiday to South Goa. Hiking, golf and tennis are other activities that are quite popular here. The food is wonderful as well. South Goa is particularly known for its Goan Fish Curry, a dish that many visitors found to be one of the highlights of their visit.
Many of the most popular attractions in South Goa allow you to enjoy the out of doors. Historic buildings dot the landscape. Most feature distinct architectural styles that are different than what you might see in other parts of the world. Visit one of the nearby bird sanctuaries. Each is home to hundreds of birds and gives you the chance to see some rare species that you may never see in the wild. A river cruise is a great way to learn about the area. You will cruise leisurely down the river whilst a knowledgeable guide points out important sites.
The weather in South Goa is always warm. The year round average temperatures are 29° to 33° C. There is a distinct rainy season in South Goa. From November through April, there is typically only 1 to 32 mm or rain per month. From May through October, however, there is between 126 and 923 mm per month. The most rain occurs during the months of June and July.
The closest airport to South Goa is Dabolim Airport (GOI), located 25 km away. Magdaon Railway station is just 10 km from South Goa. Even with the nearby railway station, some visitors prefer to have a car.