Goa Guide at Travelpaisa

Goa BeachesEvery beach in Goa has its own character. The northern beaches of Anjuna, Vagator , Baga and Calangute beaches are lively and party going while the southern beaches of Colva,Palolem, Agonda are sedate and beautiful. Travelpaisa has the most comprehensive coverage of Goa to help plan your holiday.

For making the best of your beach holiday at Goa, it is important that you select the beach that is just right for you. To help you select the beach of your dreams, our Goa Beaches section highlights uniqueness of each and every Goa beach. Our Reaching Goa provides useful and practical information for tourists coming into Goa from various parts of India.

Travelpaisa has the most comprehensive listing of accommodation options - Budget Hotels, Guesthouses, apartments for long stay tourists, Beach Huts, Homestay options and listing of resorts and hotels across all the key beaches of Goa. Our listing does not stop just with Accommodation but includes other useful information like service providers of Water Sports.


Have a Great Weekend

Travelpaisa focuses on weekend destinations

With Travel paisa, you can easily plan a great weekend getaway – away from the work stress, cell phones and all other activities that make you yearn for a weekend break every day from Monday to Friday.

For Bangaloreans we have Weekend getaways from Bangalore – shortlist of destinations that will act as a great weekend stress buster. If you are looking for a short one day trip to places near Bangalore on Saturday or a stay at resorts near Bangalore , we have worked hard to provide you with the right options. If you are adventure seeker and are looking for short treks, then you should check our special section on trekking hotspots near Bangalore or our compilation of offbeat weekend destinations near bangalore.

For those in Mumbai and Pune, we have shortlist of weekend getaways from Mumbai and another shortlist of Weekend getaways from Pune . Should you choose to relax at a resorts near Mumbai , we have budget options on that too. If you are new to Mumbai and want to explore nearby destinations, check our day trips from Mumbai or day trips from Pune

We are adding weekend option for more cities, weekend getaways from Chennai is the latest. Please do visit often as we add more options and our team shortlists exciting weekend options near your city. With Travel Paisa, you can be sure of one thing : We will ensure that you get the maximum value for your travel budget


Balaji Darshan

lakhs of devotees visit tirumala temple for new year

Tirumala Tirupati is the most visited shrine in India. Thousands of devotees visit the shrine everyday. To the credit of Tirumala Tirupati Devastnam Board, they make elaborate arrangements to handle the rush.

To assist the pilgrims, Tirumala Tirupati Dewasthanam's( TTD) have started the popular Sheegra Darshan (Quick darshan) scheme which helps pilgrims have a quicker darshan of the lord. Pligrims have to buy a separate ticket for Rs. 300.Those with Sheegra Darshan tickets are allowed directly into darshan corridor. Pilgrims can contact Information centre on 0877- 22 77777 or 2233333 for further details.

Travelpaisa has a detailed and practical guide to have a peaceful darshan of Lord Balaji. Travelpaisa has the most detailed information on Tirumala Accommodation  (including temple guesthouses) and listing of budget and mid range hotels in Tirupati.


New Additions

Horseland Resort...
Category: Matheran
  • Location : Horseland Resort is situated near the market place and the Railway station and as such easily accessible.
  • Accommodation :Average rooms - the ones facing the woods offer a better experience. Avoid ground floor and basement rooms.
  • Activities: Swimming pool,Discotheque and indoor games ike table-tennis, badminton etc
  • Food :In house restaurant. Nearby is the popular Shabbir Biryaniwala restaurant
MangoMist near...
Category: Near Bangalore
  • Location : One of budget resorts Close to the at just 5 Kms from Bannerghata National Park.
  • Reaching There : Take Anekal road from Bannerghata National Park. Easy to reach the resort and the website provides detailed road map.
  • Accommodation :Basic cottages and log huts. Website of the resort has realistic pictures of accommodation options at the resort
  • Restaurant : In house
  • Activities Zorbing (though track is small)
Caps Corner
Category: Baga Beach
  • Location : Cap's corner is on Calangute- Baga beach road and as such near to all the action of North Goa: 10 minutes to the beach (either Calangute or Baga beach), 15 minutes walk to Titos.
  • Reaching There : For the first time guests,locating the hotel could be difficult. Ask the hotel to pick you up from the station or airport
  • Accommodation : This is a small well run hotel. The host, Clayton, plays the role of gracious host to perfection ...
Serene Ravine Dapoli
Category: Dapoli
  • Resort : Serene Ravine at Kolbandre (9 Kms from Dapoli) is more of a Homestay than a resort. Serene Ravine offers most of the creature comforts required to ensure a relaxed family weekend getaway. If you are travelling in a group, you could book an entire bungalow. Apart from the entire bungalow, optons incude cozy double bed rooms.
  • Reaching There : Resort is at 240 Kms from Mumbai. Reach Khed on NH17 (Goa Highway). Dapoli is 22 Kms from Khed.Budget for a 5 hour travel time.
  • Accommodation :Simple
  • Food : Home cooked food ...
O Nest - 65 Kms from...
Category: Ganpatipule
  • Location : Located in Devruk, a small hamlet in Konkan area near Sangameshwar. The place is 65 Kms from Ganpatipule. This is not a beach side retreat. Go there for flavor of Konkan.
  • Accommodation : A/c & non A/C rooms and Cottages
  • Restaurant : Home cooked
  • Amenities Broadband connection, Backup generator
  • Booking Call on 091 - 9970841837 to confirm booking.
Viki Holiday Home at...
Category: Ganpatipule
  • About Viki's Home : This located at Malgund at 3 Kms from Ganpatipule beach. Malgund beach is at a walking distance from this home stay
  • Reaching There : Take a rickshaw from Ganpatipule beach
  • Accommodation :Rooms and Bungalow. Group travelers can hire the entire bungalow (Accommdates 12 persons). The hosts can put lot of restrictions - No smoking, no liquor consumption and can be picky.
  • Food : Home cooked
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Costa Malabari beach...
Category: Kerala : Honeymoon
  • Location : Costa Malbari is nestled in a coconut grove that is very close to a secluded beach.
  • Accommodation :Three heritage houses make Costa Malbari. These heritage building house standard rooms that sport adequate amenities. Ask for accommodation in the bungalow perched on the cliff as they offer the best views. From this bungalow, beach can be accessed thru a small flight of steps.
  • Restaurant : Home prepared Kerala seafood. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinn ...
Camp Noel near Munnar
Category: Kerala : Honeymoon

Camp Noel Nature Resort is a secluded wilderness resort located at Topslip near Munnar (at 90 minutes drive from Munnar).

  • Location : The resort is set in a beautiful valley. The resort offers what honeymooners seek - seclusion, exclusivity, privacy
  • Accommodation : Spotlessly clean and well furnished cottages
  • Restaurant : Multi-cuisine restaurant
  • Activities Guided trekking, Badminton, Indoor games, Bon fire, Night safari
  • ...