Goa, a tiny emerald land on the west coast of India, the 25th state of the Union states of India, was liberated from Portuguese rule in 1961. It was a part of the Union Territory of Daman & Diu till 30th May 1987 when it was carved out to form a separate state. Goa covers an area of 3702 square kilometers and comprises two Revenue districts viz North Goa and South Goa. Boundaries of Goa State are defined in the North Terekhol river which separates it from Maharashtra, in the East and South by Karnataka State and West by Arabian Sea. Goa lies in Western Coast of India and is 594 Kms (by road)
away from Mumbai city.
The languid and laid-back life of this sunny, beach-state is what attracts thousands of carefree spirits every year to explore the labyrinth that is Goa. Be it adventure, tranquility, the beaches or the cuisine, a part of you always stays in Goa.