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  • Fact & Figure
    Capital : Panaji
    Area : 3702 sq km
    Population : 1,343,998
    Language :Konkani, Marathi, Hindi, English
    Season :October to February
    Airports : Goa's international airport is Dabolim, at a distance of 29 km from Panaji, on the coast near Vasco Da Gama. Most domestic airlines operate in Goa apart from chartered private airlines operating from UK and Germany. Indian Airlines (Phone 223831) has direct flights from Delhi and Mumbai daily. Air India (Phone 231101) also flies to Goa.
    Tourist Attraction
    The Beaches
    The St. Alex Church
    Kerkar Art Complex
    Frolicking families, eager hands making sand castles, colorful crowds surging towards the sea, hippies busy remembering the good old times and the young and old alike lazing on the golden sands are some of the images that characterize this Queen of Beaches. This picture of a perfect tourist haven is completed with shacks and stalls under the shade of palm trees selling everything from fried prawns and beer to trinkets made of seashells
    The Church of St Alex greets with its two towers and a magnificent dome gracing the fa├žade.
    The Kerkar Art Complex, is the one and only of its kind on this beach. It is a popular center for exhibitions of arts and crafts of local artistes.
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