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January in Goa

If you were thinking to take a vacation to Goa and missed it during December, here’s why January is also a very exciting month to visit Goa. The clubs are in full swing after the overload of December parties but January in Goa has a lot more on the plate for you besides the parties. Tourists prefer a beach holiday in January due to the temperate weather.

Goa’s Weather Conditions during January

January is one of the driest months of the year for Goa. Days are warm and sunny while the nights are cold enough to use some light over clothing. With serene beaches and suitable weather, it is the best time to relax and laze about in the sun as much as you want and not get scorched.

Events taking place in Goa during January

What most don’t know about Goa during January is the plethora of festivities that take place here! 

Zatrotsav of Shantadurga

Zatras are basically the annual festivals of hindu temples in Goa. One of the most famous Zatrotsav is of Shree Shantadurga at the beautiful temple of Kuncoliencarin in Fatorpa. Devotees belonging to different religions and communities from all over Goa come together to attend the 6-day long festivities. The highlight of the celebrations is the chariot procession and the fair that attracts thousands of people every year.