The geography of Goa is such that it has a little influence of Maharashtra from the north, a little from Karnataka from the east and the Arabian Sea from the west.
Goa has a mix of two cultures – Indian and Portuguese. The influence of this is present in the architecture and people. Tourists from all over the globe and country flock to Goa to enjoy the same grandeur. The city has cast a spell on people around the globe. People from all over the world visit goa to enjoy the sun, sand and the party.
The attractive beachfront settings, the lovely parties that go on throughout the night, the beautiful weather make Goa the most happening party destination. On the occasion of New Year’s Eve Goa becomes a different city. The energy, the aura, the buzz, the parties , the lights makes it the most happening party destination.
During New Year’s Eve, there are endless parties happening all over Goa. There are beach parties, special shows at five-star hotels, night long parties at famous huts. Some of these parties have famous Goan vocal artists and performers perform on stage. The performance is sure to set the stage on fire and keep you dancing all through the night. The limitless alcohol, the liberal food make sure that you will never run out of energy.
A number of people enjoy welcoming the New Year quietly. There are lot many beaches where the welcoming of the New Year is done by lighting a bonfire. Families and friends sit around the bonfire, sing songs, make merry, make a BBQ and generally enjoy oneself with close family and friends. Secluded beaches such as Dona Paula Beach, Agonda Beach, Calangute Beach, Miramar Beach, Palolem Beach, Bogmalo Beach are few such beaches.
Few of us love to ring in the New Yearby lazying around the shacks while some love to party. The parties in Goa are out of the world and are different. Attending the parties in Goa is similar to giving yourself an awesome treat. Here is the list of places where few of Goa’s most happening New Year parties are conducted.
Hilltop is located at the tpo of the hill. This open venue metamorphoses to an important party spot. On some days it changes to flea market on Friday afternoons.
Dancing to electronic dance music characterized by hypnotic rhythms and sounds is catching up. It is now a trend to play trance music in New Year and various other parties.
Hilltop is the place for all trance and food lovers in Goa. Every weekend the disc jockey spins tunes that are irresistible. New Year party is an opportunity for DJ to spin great music. The party goes on for 24 hours. This gives an opportunity for music artist from all over the world to come and play the music that they have created.
Rich delicious food is served at Hilltop. Food lovers or foodies are in for a big treat.
2. 9 BAR:
Party animals will love this place and enjoy a lot. This place is for people who love to dress up stylishly, dance through the night. The outdoor terrace gives a spectacular view of the place. The indoor setup will leave you speechless.
9 bar conduct the psy-trance night which is a high point. The DJ’s set the floor on fire. It is so amazing that one would keep talking and praising about it for days on end. Evolution Entertainment in association with 9 Bar is responsible for you having an amazing night that you will remember forever.
With mix bag of music including trance, techno and international music the DJ’s ensure that you are on your feet dancing away throughout the night. The 12 hour long global musical spectacular to welcome the New Year in Goa.
For food lovers, live food counters will keep you busy all through the night with their delicious variety of food. 9 Bar also welcome the New Year with live fireworks and dancers.
Sinq is a must visit club in Goa on New Year’s Eve. Considered as one of the best places to celebrate New Year’s Eve. The first ever party resort built in Goa is Sinq. Apart from the resort it also has a club lounge restaurant. What is unique to this club is that – at night the rooms transform into a dance floor with the music is streaming from the club. You could book the Hotel Here.
What is unique to this club is that – at night the rooms transform into a dance floor with the music is streaming from the club. No rooms of the club have the same theme. Each room has a different theme, dissimilar colour and painting executed directly on the walls of the club.
A bar is a must in a club and Sinq is no different from the other bars. What suprises the patrons is that the reception area is designed as a bar which is fully functional. On check in a welcome Sinq drink is presented to the patrons from the bar. This is unique to Sinq and no other club in Goa.
Sinq is an entire party package for party hoppers. It comprises of a stylish nightclub, open air lounge with a disco and poolside area with classy shelter.
Apart from the places mentioned above, Goa has a lot of other discotheques, resorts, restaurants that celebrate New Year Eve and Christmas. The discotheques, resorts, restaurants are all over Arpora, Vagator, Candolim,Anjuna. Titos lane in Goa has a lot of clubs that allow entry for couples, large groups, stag etc.
Casino’s are another place where New Year Eve and Christmas is celebrated with great fun and frolic. There are numerous onshore and offshore casino’s where one can gamble for fun to ring in the New Year.
Lanterns light up the sky as well as everybody’s face. It brings joy, happiness and a smile on everyone’s life. Lighting up lanterns to welcome the New Year is another unique way to celebrate New Year. With all the fireworks lighting up the sky , lanterns fills the sky with hope and wishes for the New Year.
Staying in Goa is not a problem at all. There are numerous shacks , hotels, Inns that are in and around Goa to choose from. There are famous hotels like the Grand Hyatt, Country Inn & Suites by Carlson etc. Then there is D’Mello Guest House, Bean me up, Artscape Goa which offers good rooms at a good rate at prime locations in Goa.
You could also plan to stay at private rooms, villas, flats or share room at a good price with your friends or family. A trend that is slowly picking up is sharing a home for free with a stranger who lives in the city that you plan to visit. Multiple options help you choose better. Booking in advance is a wise decision as Goa is the party destination which attracts scores of tourist from all over the globe.