Christmas and New Year Highlights Events in Goa

Goa “The maximum happening and popular tourists destination in the country” is always packed with domestic and international tourists but holidaying during Christmas and New Year time is the time which make everybody happy, lucky and undeniably provide a very attractive impression or an exclusive entertaining and lively environment to each watchers. Its wonderful churches, dazzling beaches, joyful and colorful events, grand spirit, energy or excitement and standard party make this place an ideal destination to celebrate Christmas and welcome the New Year with huge fanfare and show.

So if you are planning to holiday at Goa during this time or especially during the last week of the year (December) get ready earlier or booking in advance as all the accommodations, hotels and resorts are packed or pre-booked in this season and no doubt for more convenient and wonderful tour also browses Goa Holiday Tour Packages by Travelogy India specifically designed for this time. Here below a series of some things that you don't forget to celebrate or enjoy if you are on holiday especially at Christmas and New Year time.

Top Highlights/Events of Goa during Christmas and New Year Time

1. Rave Parties

Goa is famous for its rave parties but especially Christmas and New Year rave parties which are held on the beaches every midnight from Christmas day onwards are no wonder the outstanding way of celebration, its pleasing music (present day noted by a new kind of music called Goan Trance), foot tapping dance, live Orchestra with performances from famed personalities, theme parties, food and drinks (famous Feni) are hit during this time and enthrall everybody to celebrate or enjoy Christmas and New Year in style.

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2. Sunburn Festival

India's first and Asia's largest three day Electronic Dance Music “Sunburn Goa Festival” is held on December 27th, 2014 – Monday to December 29th, 2014 at fascinating Vagator Beach in Northern Side. Last year the likes of Tiesto, Hardwell, Afrojack and Avicii who shake the dance floor on fire across seven arenas and excited local and international audiences with its world-class electronic music and live performances, no wonder this year also Sunburn is all set to come again with the hugest stage ever build in Asia! Around 150 artists will perform on the stage on December 27, 28 and 29 at Sunburn this year and one of the biggest highlight the symbolic or traditional Cubezoid stage will also comeback to this year celebrations which no wonder offers a multi-sensory experience and merges world-class LED lighting with a high-octane mixture of area and sound. Except electronic dance and music, festival also offers a host of another activity like stunt-biking, zorbing, volleyball and bungee jumping which no doubt offers a 360-degree sonic experience!

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3. Goa Casinos

As Goa is the only state in the country where gambling is not illegal, So no wonder during this time of the year all the casinos of Goa are congested with party seekers. Casinos which are generally situated on the ships (as gambling is not permitted on land) undeniably offer tourists out of the world experience, except gambling, here during New Year party tourists can enjoy live band performances, surprise gifts, unlimited food, drink, a lucky draw, lavish parties and dinners at their wonderful dining hall. A significant point that every tourists must to remember before going to any casinos is its dress code and all the tourists need to follow their dress code or else entry can be banned. The famous games that can be enjoyed in the casinos are: American Roulette, Poker, slot machines, 5 and 3 card poker, classic and digital blackjack, baccarat and derby games.

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4. Wildlife Resorts

Today in busiest life everyone is busy and if anyone is really looking for a peace-loving break from the hectic city life or wants to away from the crowded life and mainly enjoy or welcome the New Year with his family or some best friends, then wildlife resorts are the perfect option which no doubt offers pleasant pleasure and its bonfire or blazing music at midnight allure anyone to dance around it with his beloved one or make fun with family or friends.

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5. Hotels and Resorts

Lavish hotels and resorts are popular for Christmas and New Year celebration; as its splendid parties, huge events, delicious food, tempting drinks and big surprises especially for the New Year’s Eve in a peaceful environment are exclusively arranged for their guests undeniably give a feeling of relatively private celebration. Most of the lavish and luxury hotels or resorts have their own casinos also which lure more and more tourists to enjoy gambling endlessly and welcome its New Year in grand way.

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6. Goa Churches

The wonderful churches of Goa get more decorated or attractive during the Christmas festival time. Its religious masses, singers singing alluring Christmas songs and prayers, houses and roads that are decorated with lights or shinning and glittering frills and Christmas trees are not only one of the outstanding features but center of attraction for watchers and no wonder mesmerize tourists a lot to visit here from all over the world. So it’s not wrong to say that the Christmas celebrations of Goa which are not just limited to Christians but people belonging to varied communities are participate in the celebration with huge spirit and excitement is really enthralling.

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7. Goa Beaches

Beaches, the outstanding place for those searching to celebrate a splendid and joyful Christmas or New Year event mesmerize tourists a lot through its variety of flaming music, tempting drinks and enticing food, partying that start from the night of Christmas till New Year’s eve with lot of crackers bursting and wonderful firecrackers, cruising at night and more.

Among all beaches, Baga beach is a popular spot or a top attraction of Goa especially for enjoying the New Year celebrations. The famous pubs on this beach are Tito’s, Zanzibar, Britos and Mambos, where the hottest parties are celebrated. Not only beaches add some shine or come to life during this time but there are parties in every shacks, it’s delicious food, a collection of feni and Port wine, live orchestra and bands or its rocking singing and dancing through the night truly turn everybody into a dance floor or keep the onlookers on their toes.

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To be here during the Christmas and New Year time is a feast in its mine. No wonder here people belonging to different religion celebrate or enjoy this week with huge fanfare and excitement and one of the core attraction which enthrall tourists is viewing famous Bollywood or Hollywood stars at different parties as they all arrive here to party, fun or for performance. So what are you waiting be a part of these goa events that not only point the spirit but also is an ideal time to have a great fun, then “Head to Goa” this December and end 2014 with a bang!!!!!

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