Arpora Holidays, Goa
Arpora is a village resort set behind the coastal areas of Baga
and Calangute on the west coast of India, in north Goa. Due to its
inland location it is quieter than its beachside neighbours but
close enough to offer a beach holiday to visitors.
A holiday to Arpora gets the best of both
worlds - an unspoiled, relaxing resort with livelier options only
10 minutes away.
Why visit Arpora?
An Arpora holiday offers an ideal mix of adventure and
relaxation. You can spend your days lazing on the nearest beach,
take a bike ride out into the countryside or indulge your cultural
side with a wander round Panaji looking for signs of its Portuguese
past. Bird watching is also a popular pastime.
What are the beaches like in
Although Arpora is an inland resort there are plenty of
excellent beaches nearby including Baga Beach, Coco Beach and
Calangute Beach. Throughout these beaches you'll find various water
sports on offer including windsurfing and diving.
Make sure you indulge in a head massage or yoga class on the
beach to really relax your body and mind.
Eating out in Arpora
An Arpora holiday has a host of dining options including plenty
of freshly caught seafood. Alongside traditional Goan cuisine
you'll also find various continental choices including
Italian. Try the local speciality caldeirada - a Portuguese
stew usually made with prawns.
Nights out in Arpora
A holiday to Arpora isn't complete without a visit to The
Mackie's Saturday Night Bazaar. This weekly market has over 400
stalls selling a huge selection of products from woodcarvings to
You'll also find many food stalls with Chinese, Indian and even
French cuisine. Whilst wandering the stalls be entertained by
acrobats, jugglers, belly dancers and numerous other acts.