Stay at our hotel’s location in Goa near Colva Beach
In addition to 63 miles of pristine beaches along the Arabian Sea, Goa offers fascinating historical attractions and intricate temples. The Radisson Blu hotel’s location is near Colva Beach, Palolem Beach and Calangute, so it’s the perfect resort for guests looking for a little rest and relaxation. History enthusiasts can tour Canacona and The Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception to learn about the area’s rich heritage. For an adventurous day trip, visit the Dudsagar Waterfalls for breathtaking views and hiking opportunities.
Originally built in 1612 to protect the city by controlling entry to the River Mandovi, this one-time fort is now a jail. Only 10 km north of Panaji, Aguada also boasts the first lighthouse in Asia.
- Goa State Museum
View Christian art, Hindu and Jain sculptures and bronzes, and paintings from all over the subcontinent at this museum.
- The Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception
Located atop Altinho Panaji, this church was built in 1541 and sits 26 miles from the city.
Calangute is the most popular beach in Goa and is 15 km from Panaji. This scenic shoreline stretches 7 km alongside Candolim.
- Colva Beach
Another popular beach, Colva Beach is only about 6 km from Margao.
- Basilica of Bom Jesus
To see an example of Jesuit architecture, visit this church built in 1594. The most precious relic of the church is the remains of Saint Francis Xavier.
- Palolem Beach
Claimed as one of the most beautiful beaches in Goa, Palolem is rarely crowded and is only 37 km from Margao.
Located 40 km from Margao, this intricately carved, wooden temple of Sri Mallikarjunaor Lord Shiva is a breathtaking sight.
- Mangeshi temple
This impressive temple was dedicated to Lord Shiva at Priol and is 400 years old. Several other temples are scattered nearby.
- Dudsagar Waterfalls
Just 55 km from Margao, this natural attraction is one of the most stunning sites in Goa, making it popular with tourists.