Where is Anjuna Beach in Goa? | How to reach Anjuna Beach? | Interesting places in and around Anjuna village

Where is Anjuna Beach in Goa? | How to reach Anjuna Beach? | Interesting places in and around Anjuna village

Anjuna Beach Goa

Many people plan to spend their holidays in Ooty or Kodaikanal to get relief from souring summer heat.  Visit Goa this time.  Get over fatigue on the beautiful Anjuna beach.  Preserve those beautiful moments for a life time.

Anjuna beach is situated at 18 kilometers from the capital city of Goa.  This is praised as heaven by the tourists.  The waves of Arabian ocean entrance the tourists.  Anjuna beach is care of address for full moon day parties.  These parties are the main attraction here.  There is a fair on every Wednesday.  Nature lovers should visit Anjuna beach at least once in a life time, which gives mental peace as well as experiences which can be preserved for a life time.

It is not an exaggeration to say that Goa is the best place to get mental peace and to spend time in the nature, forgetting the outside world.  Anjuna village lies between Arabian sea and high mountain range, in an area of five square miles. A cave which is formed naturally with big mountain rocks is very beautiful.  The beauty of this cave, which is formed with the combination of white sand and black rocks, cannot be described.  Tourists who visit Anjuna beach, will  desire  to come back again and again.

Trader’s heaven

Wednesday’s in Anjuna, bustle with activity.  This place is crowded with tourist’s vehicle from 11 am itself.  The Wednesday fair is called ‘Wednesday Day flea market’.  Everything is available here.  This is described as the heaven of traders.  Beautifully designed Tibet, Kashmiri and Gujarati clothes are available cheaply here.  Traditional handicrafts are also available here.  Along with these European snacks, music cassettes under the name ‘Goa trans’ are sold like hot cakes.  Artificial jewellery and T-shirts are also available for lesser prices.

Anjuna beach is famous for full moon parties.  Young tourists are attracted to these parties.  There is a worldwide craze for these full moon parties.  These parties continue till the early mornings.  And beach fires go through all the night.  The parties with the full moon light and back ground music of the waves of Arabian Sea stay in the memories of tourists for a long time.  The traditional dances for western music by hippies are the high light of these parties.

Weather

Goa has a pleasant atmosphere throughout the year. Coats made with thin wool are needed in December and January months.  April and May months are warmer.  June and October months witness heavy rains. In summer the temperatures are between 240 centigrade and 32.70 centigrade. In winter the temperatures vary between 21.30 and 32.20.

Air Services: Tourists can reach Anjuna beach in many ways.  Air services are available till Dabolim Airport which is 29 kms from Panaji.  Anjuna beach is at the distance of 47 kms from ‘Dabolim’.

Train Journey: Tourists can get down at Karmali Railway Station which is 11 kms from Panaji and reach Anjuna beach which is 29 kms from there.

Road ways: Buses to Anjuna beach (8 kms from Mapusa) are available for every one hour from Mapusa which is at a distance of 18 kms from Panaji. Local bus services are also plenty. Tourists also can hire a motor cycle or a taxi from ‘Mapusa’.

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Interesting tourist attractions in Pondicherry (Puducherry) | How to reach Pondicherry

Interesting tourist attractions in Pondicherry (Puducherry) | How to reach Pondicherry

Pondicherry
Puducherry is a Union Territory which has links with the origins of three states.  National and International tourists visit this place throughout the year. This place was under French rule for a long time.  So the structures and culture has the flavor of French.  Of all the places, the Ashram established by Aurobinbo Ghosh has much importance.  Tourists visit this place compulsorily.  Other attractions are the beautiful beaches, French architecture and the nearby Tiruvannamalai. Generally the weather is very hot here. Tourists get the feeling that they are on a foreign land.  People from 35 countries can be seen here.  Peaceful life style of the people is fascinating.

Aurobindo Ashram
This was established in the year 1920.  Aurobindo Ghosh was a great poet and a philosopher.  This is a perfect center for meditation.  This Ashram has 1200 members including 400 students.  The Ashram is running various small scale industries for the benefit of these members.  The surroundings of the Ashram are pleasant and peaceful.  Visitors are allowed in to the Ashram at fixed times daily.  Every year International Yoga Festival is held here.  People who follow Aurobindo Ghosh participate in this festival in more numbers.

Ancient treasure
Another important building in Puducherry is Pondicherry Museum.  Many ancient valuable things can be seen here.  There is special French division in this museum.  This helps the visitors to know about the French culture.  Many things used by the French rulers are preserved here.  Many snail shells are also been exhibited in this museum.

Beautiful sea shore
Promenade beach is situated in the north side of Puducherry.  One and a half kilometer length sea shore is very convenient for the visitors to enjoy.  This is the most famous beach in India.  Bike riding facilities are provided here.  Tourists can also see the statue of Mahatma Gandhi and other beautiful constructions.

Auroville
Aroville town is situated at a distance of 10kms from Puducherry.  Total number of people in this town is 2170 till the end of April, 2010.  Speciality about this town is that all the residents here are foreigners.  They belong to 35 different countries.  This town is specially designed for foreigners.  This was formulated by Mataji Mirra Alfasa in 1930 and was designed by Roger Anger.  This proposal was sent to the Government by Sri Aurobindo Society and they approved it. Then it was sent to the UNESCO General Assembly.  The proposal got the approval from them also.  This town was built to accommodate 50,000 foreigners.  This was built as a symbol for the unity of people of the world.  ‘Matri Mandir’, a prayer hall is built in the middle of the town.  The shape of this prayer hall is unique.

How to reach Pondicherry from Chennai
Chennai city is at a distance of 135kms from here.  Buses are available from Chennai to Puducherry.  While going by train one has to get down at Villupuram station.

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List of top ten beaches in India | All the beaches in the list are not from Goa but also from other parts of India

List of top ten beaches in India | All the beaches in the list are not from Goa but also from other parts of India

There are many number of beaches in Goa.  All these beaches are always busy with foreign tourists.  But the top ten beaches of India are not only from Goa.  Visakha beach is also there in the list of top ten beaches in India. Let us have a look at the top ten beaches list.

  • Anjuna beach – Panaji, Goa
  • Colwa Beach, Goa
  • Baga Beach, Goa
  • Kovalam beach, Kerala
  • Lakshadweep beach, Lakshadweep
  • Merina beach, Chennai
  • Andaman Island beach, Andaman islands
  • Rishikonda beach, Visakhapatnam
  • Calangute beach, Goa
  • Marari beach, Kerala

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Important tourist places in and around Goa | Road (route) map from Mumbai to GOA

Important tourist places in and around Goa | Road (route) map from Mumbai to GOA

GOA

The Vascodagama which is the capital Goa during the time of Portuguese is called as Goa in the present.  The three cities called Vascodagama, Panaji and Madagamp are in a triangular shape.  Among these three the cities Panaji and Vasco are on the seashore with the distance of 30 Kilo meters each.  The Madagamp city is around 25 Kilo meters in distance from the shore.

Around the sea cost the hills which are induced inside the ocean divided the coast into two parts.  Even though the entire sea coast has only one ocean, it is called with different names to each and every part available between two hills.  There are five beaches to the southern part of Vascodagama which is called as Northern Goa.  The places to be seen are these beaches only.  The places to be seen which looks very attractive are the hills which are situated far to the city, Mangesh which is in between Forests, Santa Darga temples.

In the part of city where the Vascomo is touched to the places there are lot many churches which are constructed at the time of Portuguese rule.  Among those Churches Saint Francis church is famous. A harbor is situated in between the Vasco and Panaji.  There a lot many lodges and hotels which provides services to the tourists of all the ranges from Middle class to High class and the tour packages which are operated by the various tourist operators to facilitate the tourists.  The people where we have taken the Lodge will provide even the to and fro package tours. In this package they will be shown the Northern side of Goa in one day and southern part of Goa in another day.   The places to be shown as part of the Northern Goa package are the Beaches, temples which are far to the city, Churches which are in the middle of the city.  Coming to the Southern Goa tourism package they will show all the beaches from morning to evening.   One more specialty is that the motor bikes are available for hire to see all the places in Goa on our own.

Road (route) map from Mumbai to GOA

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Eifel tower in Yanam | Road (Route) map of Kakinada – Yanam | Accommodation at Yanam

Eifel tower in Yanam | Road (Route) map of Kakinada – Yanam | Accommodation at Yanam

Yanam is the union territory in India. To develop the tourism in Yanam they are constructing an Eifel tower with an approximate cost of 45 crores.  Eifel tower construction in Yanam is same as the Eifel tower which is existed in Paris.  The construction is expecting to complete it by the end of this year.  For the construction of Eifel tower Reliance Industries limited given an amount of Rs. 25 crores and the remaining Rs. 20 crores are released by the Government of India.  This is constructing with the height of 300 Feet in a place called Giriyampet which is located in a distance of 7 KMs from Yanam.  There is a lift facility for up to the 150 feet. As the qutub Minar stood first in the world with 300 feet height, this construction going to be in the second position. The Efil tower which is already gain the name of having the construction of the bharathe Mata idol which is 26 feet high is trying to be in the hit list with this Yanam Efil tower construction and is about to break the record. The construction of the tower is been taken by the Nagarjuna constructions company in a circle of 20 acres of place. There are the ideas of constructing the amusement park for the children’s and going to change the place into a tourist place for the visitors.

Road (Route) map of Kakinada – Yanam

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Accommodation at Yanam

There are good hotels at Yanam, but Kakinada is the nearest big town to Yanam, where one can find the all types of hotels and lodges for accommodation with any range of budget.

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