Considered as one of the most sough-after premium tourist destinations in India and across the globe, it is but natural to find a large number of hotels in Goa. The place offers almost everything that your heart desires, right from golden beaches and serene rivers to medieval forts and churches. A great kaleidoscope of different cultures, Goa caters to the interests of tourists with different outlooks and expectations. There is nothing like an ideal time to book hotels in Goa as such since the fun can be explored round the clock, 365 days a year. No wonder a large number of Goa hotels both luxury and budget accommodations have fuelled the rapid popularity of the state as a hot tourist destination.
The main draws are, of course, the beaches, which are every bit as clich beautiful as theyre supposed to be, but just as much of an attraction is Goas intriguing fusion of colonial Portugal and modern India.
The feasts and festivals of Goa are the other things not to be missed. It has a soul which goes deep into unique history, rich culture and some of the prettiest natural scenery that India has to offer. Much of the real Goa is in its interiors, both inside its buildings and in the hinterland away from the coastal area.
Despite a long period of Portuguese colonisation, the colourful festivals have retained their unique Goan aroma and are celebrated with deep fervour. Most of the celebrations are woven around religious occasions. Singing and dancing becomes a part of life. People step down to streets in vibrant attires and the whole state pulsates with the beats of merriment.
Just before Lent in February-March, Goa surrenders to the spirit of fun and frolic and celebrates the Carnival. A portuguese legacy, Goans celebrate the Carnival with mind-blowing dance performances, euphonic music, delicious food, float parades and the uproarious festivities of three days, presided over by King Momo in all the major towns. The grand festivals of Goa display some chosen and cherished moments of the glorious past and affluent traditional culture of the state, for its visitors. The most interesting feature is that, all festivals are celebrated by all communities, irrespective of their caste, creed or belief. Little wonder then that during this period, Goa hotel packages sell like hot cakes. Be ready to expect huge crowds and ensure to book hotels in Goa well in advance.
Club Mahindra Varca Beach Resort, Goa is a heaven for luxury lovers with its exquisite decor, luxurious comfort and breathtaking views. The air conditioned rooms and suites with attached balconies make it a perfect place to sip on a drink, relax and get cozy. You can also enjoy a Goan siesta and spend the day in peace and tranquility.