Goa is a state on the western shore of India, inside the locale known as the Konkan.It is limited by Maharashtra toward the north and Karnataka toward the east and south, with the Arabian Sea originate its western drift. It is India's minor state by region and the fourth-littlest by populace. Goa has the most elevated GDP per capita among all Indian states,two and a half occasions that of the country.It was positioned the best-put state by the Eleventh Finance Commission for its framework and positioned on top for the best personal satisfaction in India by the National Commission on Population dependent on the 12 Indicators.
Panaji is the state's capital, while Vasco da Gama is its huge city. The important city of Margao still displays the social impact of the Portuguese, who initially arrived in the mid 16th century as shippers and vanquished it before long. Goa is a previous Portuguese area; the Portuguese abroad region of Portuguese India existed for around 450 years until the point that it was attached by India in 1961.
Goa is visited by vast quantities of global and residential vacationers every year for its white sand shorelines, nightlife, spots of love and World Heritage-recorded engineering. It has rich vegetation, inferable from its area on the Western Ghats extend, a biodiversity hotspot.