One Day North Goa Local Sightseeing Trip by Cab

One Day North Goa Local Sightseeing Trip by Car
One Day North Goa Local Sightseeing Trip by Car (courtesy: perminderklair)

North Goa is the tourism hub of Goa. You can witness the golden beaches, majestic forts, flea markets, shacks, nightlife, and spectacular holy shrines. The rocky and sandy beaches, secluded hillocks, and Bohemian vibe also attract tourists. On your one day North Goa local sightseeing tour you can spend time on its world-renowned beaches.

North Goa offers activities like kayaking, dolphin spotting, banana boat ride, snorkeling, scuba diving, hiking, and spirituality. Calangute Beach is the most popular beach in North Goa and is often referred to as the “Queen of Beaches”. It is a great spot for swimming, sunbathing, and other beach activities. Baga Beach is another popular spot in Goa for tourists, as it is home to a number of bars, restaurants, and eateries.

You can book a relaxed one day North Goa local sightseeing tour by hiring a private cab. It will be a great way to release your daily stress and exhaustion.

Quick Menu

Highlights of North Goa City Tour by Cab

  • Full-day North Goa Local Sightseeing Tour
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Tour by Private Cab (not shared with others)
  • Pickup & Drop: Goa Hotel / Home
  • Places Covered: Fort Aguada, Calangute Beach, St. Alex Church, Baga beach, Vagator Beach, Chapora Fort, and Anjuna Beach.

Book your 1 Day North Goa City Tour Package!

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Package Price for 1 Day North Goa Local Sightseeing by Cab

Hyundai i20 Hatchback Car for One Day Trip
i20 / Tata Indica
4 Seater / Hatchback

₹ 2,499/-

Honda Amaze Sedan Car for One Day Trip
Amaze / Etios / Dzire
4 Seater / Sedan

₹ 2,599/-

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga SUV Car for One Day Trip
Maruti Ertiga
6 Seater / SUV

₹ 2,799/-

Toyota Innova SUV Car for One Day Trip
Toyota Innova
6 Seater / SUV

₹ 2,999/-

Toyota Innova Crysta SUV Car for One Day Trip
Toyota Innova Crysta
5-6 Seater / SUV

₹ 3,499/-

Toyota Fortuner SUV Car for One Day Trip
Toyota Fortuner
6 Seater / SUV

₹ 4,499/-

Tempo Traveller Mini Van for One Day Trip
Tempo/ Force Traveller
12 Seater / LCV

₹ 4,599/-

Package Inclusions

  • Pick and drop from Hotel / Home in Goa
  • Cab for North Goa sightseeing as per the above Itinerary
  • Vehicle Parking Charges
  • Toll-gate Charges if any
  • Driver Batta

Package Exclusions

  • Entry Ticket Fee at tourist places in North Goa
  • Breakfast, Lunch or any meal
  • Lodging / Accommodation in Goa
  • Vehicle beyond the mentioned time duration
  • Vehicle beyond the designated tour route

What to Expect on your North Goa Sightseeing Tour

What to expect with North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Private Car

We provide a one day North Goa local sightseeing tour by private car. Our driver will pick you up from your accommodation and head to Fort Aguada. It is a great spot for history lovers. 

Next, we will visit Calangute Beach, which is a paradise for adventure enthusiasts. After spending some time amidst nature we will drive you to St. Alex Church, where you can seek blessings of the almighty. For some more beach fun and water sports, we will visit Baga Beach and Vagator Beach.

Next on our itinerary is the well-known Chapora Fort. You can enjoy the pristine views of the surroundings and the splendid sunset from here. We will drive you to Anjuna Beach before dropping you to your place of accommodation.

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Itinerary of North Goa Sightseeing Trip

Pickup from your Hotel in Goa at 9:00 AM

S.NoSightseeing PlaceRecommended Duration
1Fort Aguada50 minutes
2Calangute Beach60 minutes
3St. Alex Church30 minutes
4Baga beach60 minutes
5Vagator Beach60 minutes
6Chapora Fort50 minutes
7Anjuna Beach60 minutes

Drop back at your Hotel in Goa by 5:30 PM

PLEASE NOTE: Guests can visit all the north Goa tourism places listed above or remove any of the places that they don’t want to visit. In order to include any other sightseeing place, guests can check with their cab provider while booking this north Goa local sightseeing tour by private car.


Places to Visit in North Goa in 1 Day

One day is not nearly enough time to explore all that North Goa has to offer its visitors. However, if you are only in town for a short while, you can still make the most of your time by following this handy one-day itinerary. This day trip by private cab takes in the highlights of North Goa, from its stunning beaches to its historic churches. These are the best places to visit in North Goa if you only have one day.

1. Fort Aguada

Visit Fort Aquada with One Day North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Car

Constructed in the 17th century, Fort Aguada is a Portuguese fort that highlights Italian and Portuguese military architecture. It is strategically located at the mouth of the Mandovi River. More than 400 years old, it has the biggest water reservoir in Asia. The massive fort, steeped in history, offers splendid sea views. You can also witness the ancient lighthouse which is one of its kind in Asia and a series of prison cells in the fort. Another prominent feature is the freshwater spring. It is a place to be and a great stop on this one-day tour by private car.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Explore the rich history of the Goan region.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free

2. Calangute Beach

Visit Calangute Beach with One Day North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Car

Referred to as the ‘Queen of the Beaches in Goa’, Calangute is a nice and popular beach with plenty of water sports. You can indulge in adventure activities like parasailing, snorkeling, and windsurfing. 

Stretching from Candolim to Baga, Calangute Beach is the longest beach in North Goa. You can even shop in the buzzing street market. Scrumptious food and soothing drinks are easily available at the food kiosks on the beach. You can purchase junk jewelry, pawns, and trinkets at throwaway prices. This enchanting attraction on this one-day sightseeing tour is a must-see.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Spend some time enjoying enthralling activities with your loved ones
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week
  • Entry Fee: Free

3. St. Alex Church

Visit St. Alex Church with One Day North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Car

Located in Curtorim, St. Alex Church is a pristine white church, surrounded by giant palm trees. One of the oldest in Goa, it is also the 1st chapel church. The grand structure stands by the Angoddi Tollem, one of the 5 pristine lakes in Curtorim. 

Another highlight of the Church is the Indian style of ‘Cupola Falsa’ architecture. Its peaceful environment generates positive and relaxed vibes. You can visit it on Christmas Eve to behold the floating crib in the lake.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Witness the grand architecture of the Church.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 9:00 AM to 8:30 PM. Mass timings are for Monday to Friday – 6:45 AM and 7:45 PM (Konkani), Saturday – 6:45 AM, 6:00 PM and 7:45 PM (Konkani), Sunday – 6:15 AM, 7:30 AM and 5:00 PM (Konkani) ; 8:45 AM (English)
  • Entry Fee: Free

4. Baga Beach

Visit Baga Beach with One Day North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Taxi

Although it is more popular for its late-night parties and celebrations, you can spend an exciting day on Baga beach. It is well-organized with ample parking and also well-maintained. You can try thrilling water sports like parasailing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, dolphin trip, scuba diving, banana ride, water skiing, water scooter, windsurfing, kite surfing, river cruise, and motorboat ride.

Other attractions include an indoor snow park, tattoo parlors, shacks, tarot, palmistry shops, and sun decks. One should not miss this fascinating attraction on this one-day sightseeing trip by private taxi.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Explore the laid-back ambiance and fun Goan attitude while relaxing by the beach.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week 
  • Entry Fee: Free

5. Vagator Beach

Visit Vagator Beach with One Day North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Taxi

Vagator Beach is a secluded beach with soft white sands and imposing rocky red cliffs. It is known for its beach shacks and trance parties and draws crowds from all over. It is a clean and beautiful beach where you can buy local trinkets, take a leisurely walk on the beach, and play water sports.

Surrounded by palm trees, it is also a haven for shoppers. It is well-known for local handicrafts and clothes. You can savor food from the cafés and eateries.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Unwind on the beach with your loved ones and spend time shopping for local stuff
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week 
  • Entry Fee: Free

6. Chapora Fort

View from Chapora Fort with One Day North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Cab

Chapora Fort was constructed in 1717 by the Portuguese. It is also known as the ‘Dil Chahta Hai Fort’ since it was featured in the Bollywood blockbuster. You can take the 10-minute steep climb to the ruins of the ancient fort and enjoy undulating views of the surroundings. This historic site is a must-visit on this same-day sightseeing tour by private car.

Overlooking the Arabian Sea, Chapora Fort offers excellent views of the Vagator beach at sunrise and sunset. Professional and personal photo shooting in the Chapora Fort is a popular activity. You can capture amazing pictures and create wonderful memories with your family, friends, or spouse.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Capture the picturesque beauty of North Goa and enjoy panoramic views of the surroundings 
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free

7. Anjuna Beach

View from Anjuna Beach with One Day North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Cab

Stretching for almost 2 kilometers, Anjuna beach is well-known for its loud and lively nightlife. It is lined by beach shacks, black rocks, and white sands. Every Wednesday, the flea market opens its shutters for the tourists. 

You can spend a relaxed evening on the rocky shores. It offers a romantic setup for couples and newlyweds. You can walk on the white sands and watch the palm trees gently swaying. Enjoy a banana boat ride, bungee jumping, and other activities at the beach.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Watch the stunning sunset with your loved ones
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week 
  • Entry Fee: Free

Things to Do on your North Goa Sightseeing Tour

Activities & Things to Do on your North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Car
Activities & Things to Do on your North Goa Sightseeing Tour by Car (courtesy: dfybtravelcaptures)

North Goa is the most popular beach destination for tourists in India. Every year, millions of people visit North Goa to enjoy its beautiful beaches, nightlife, and culture.

What to Shop during your One Day North Goa Local Sightseeing Tour by Cab?

North Goa is teeming with shopping places. From a delightful assortment of colorful wares, you can choose the best item. You can try your bargaining skill in flea markets and local marketplaces. There are big malls and retail shops too. 

You can buy local souvenirs, fashionable clothes, junk jewelry, hammocks, handicrafts, bedsheets, wooden crafts, herbs, spices, pickles, fresh produce, port wine, dry fruits, and curry paste. You can also buy furniture, fashion accessories, bells, leather products, footwear, beachwear, prayer flags, sea shells, carpets, and showpieces.

What to Eat during your One Day North Goa Local Sightseeing Tour by Cab?

Offering a blend of Portuguese and coastal cultures, North Goa serves exotic dishes to its visitors. Tempting seafood is widely available. You should also try the delicious local street food. Goan cuisine is mouth-watering and you can also head to the upscale restaurants which serve multi-cuisine platters. 

Enjoy a coastal meal or a light snack while watching the sea. Woodfire pizza, bakeries, charcoal grills, and cozy cafés will also greet you everywhere. Go for a romantic dinner with your better half or plan a family outing or you can even hang out with your friends and spend some quality time.

Terms & Conditions

Travelers are requested to follow the given itinerary for 1 Day North Goa Local Sightseeing tour package. Ideally this 1 day north Goa local sightseeing tour package cannot be customized, however if guests prefer to visit different set of places in north Goa local tour, they can check the possibility of the same with the listed car rental companies and request for a custom quote.

The time spent on each north Goa tourist attraction is to be followed as per the Itinerary schedule. In case of any delays or additional time spent at a particular place, driver or car rental company will not be responsible to cover all the places mentioned in the itinerary.

Please also note that if a particular north Goa sightseeing place is closed on the scheduled day of the tour, it will not be covered from the list of sightseeing places. Please check the possibility of visiting an alternate place with cab vendor before you book the tour.

FAQs

Is there any possibility to add / remove tourist places in this north Goa local sightseeing tour?

Ideally, no. However you can check with listed Goa cab vendors before booking the tour on any possibility to customize the tour. Additional charges might apply.


A one day North Goa local sightseeing tour by private car allows you to explore a new place while you destress yourself. You can enjoy yourself to the fullest and easily stop at several places to click photos and spend a thoroughly relaxed day without worrying about local transport. The numerous bars and clubs in North Goa stay open late into the night, making North Goa the perfect place to party. You can visit them and party till the wee hours while our cab will safely drop you at your accommodation.


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