With the Arrival of February, Love is definitely in the air even the cynics out there cannot get over the buzz that surrounds the Valentine’s Day. More so, when you have plans to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Goa. India’s most popular beach destination, this state has a charm that increases manifolds for what is labelled as the most romantic day of the year. If you have are keen to know how to celebrate a perfect Valentine’s Day in Goa, here is our handpicked guide.
Stay at Fort Tiracol
A stay at Fort Tiracol in Goa will perhaps be the most romantic stay experience by the sea. It is one of the premium luxury heritage resorts in the state which was once a fortress. Imagine staying within these old-school walls, atop a cliff and surrounded by nothing other than the shimmery ocean water for miles. Fort Tiracol also has a tavern and a garden cafe to keep you satiated; do not forget that these
An afternoon in Agonda
Agonda is still an old-school fishermen village in South Goa and is one of the quietest places to be at when in Goa. The beachside here has lagoons as well, perfect for a swim together as you pore over a perfect sunset. And yes, there are some great restaurants in Agonda to binge on.
A boat trip to Butterfly Beach
A ferry to the well-hidden Butterfly Beach comes with some really stunning views nevertheless; you can also pack in lunch and have a day picnicking on the beach there. Zero crowd and touristy buzz here.
A hot air balloon ride
When in Goa, there is a lot more than just water sports. The hot air balloon rides you can hop on to while in Chandor, South Goa. Take your partner along for a stunning 1-hour ride over the clouds here, and you will be pretty much in love, all over again. While a balloon ride generally has 7-8 people in each ride, you can have a personalised booking as well. So yes, fly away to love.
A dinner at Thalassa
Thalassa is one of the most romantic dining experiences that can be there. A cliff-top Greek restaurant in Small Vagator, it has great food, good music and one of the most perfect dining settings that one can find in Goa. A special mention to the wine selection here, in case you wish to raise a toast to love.