Goa is one of India’s most exotic New Year destinations. The weather is cool, the parties are hot and the fireworks are spectacular. Its balmy sunshine, postcard perfect beaches and delectable cuisine are a great treat any time of the year. But during New Year’s, Goa is at its merry best. It plays host to some of the most kick-ass parties, music festivals and concerts (including our featured event Timeout) in the run-up to the New Year. Also check out La Cabana Resort and HillTop Goa(among others) for the New Year bash of a lifetime!
If you want a New Year in Goa minus the deafening noise and chaos, we’ve compiled a list of the most elegant soirees, restaurants, cruises and getaways for you. Choose a classy restaurant for a romantic dinner with your significant other, or an awesome evening with your family. And if you’ve got children, don’t miss our family-friendly offers on outdoor adventures, water sports and more. Whatever you do, make sure to find your way to the beach to watch the fireworks go off into the sky once the clock strikes 12!
If you’re want to throw a great new year party in Goa, the venue matters. Browse through our collection of the top party venues (including family friendly venues) in Goa like Grand Hyatt and Hilltop Goa (among others). Even beyond Goa’s crazy celebrations, you’ll find some great New Year’s Eve destinations - with awesome outdoor adventures, beautiful hills, unspoilt beaches and places to dine. If you’re looking for a tranquil and undisturbed retreat, set out of Goa for a short vacation. Watch the sun set on 2017, overlooking the beautiful hills of Vengurla or watch it rise from the holy waters of Gokarna. Whatever your preference, plan your most memorable New Year’s Eve in advance with the top picks by Goeventz in Goa!