Goa & Mumbai - South Goa (PDF Chapter)
This is the South Goa chapter from Lonely Planet’s Goa & Mumbai guidebook.
South Goa’s coast is a series of resorts that range from five-star hotel strips to backpacker-friendly beach-hut bliss. Inland you’ll find some fabulous historic sights, fine Portuguese mansions, winding country lanes and wildlife reserves.
- check into a beach hut in beautiful Palolem, where you can kayak, learn to cook or just relax
- marvel at colonial mansions and palácio in the villages of Chandor and Quepem
- learn about Goa’s traditional past at Goa Chitra Museum in Benaulim
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Margao (Madgaon) & around, Vasco da Gama & around, Bogmalo to Betalbatim, Colva, Benaulim, Varca, Cavelossim & Mobor, Assolna to Agonda, Agonda, Chaudi, Palolem, Patnem, Rajbag, Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary, Galgibag & Talpona, Polem, Beyond Goa, Gokarna and Jog Falls.