Best Places to Visit in Goa for New Year's Eve for 2023

Check out the best places to visit in Goa for New years eve of 2023 with your Friends and Family.

by Akansha_B Updated: 03 Jan, 2023, 18:52 IST
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Goa is a popular tourist destination in India, both among Indians and international travellers. Goa is known for its beaches, lively vibe, thrill, and fun that is impossible to resist. Its stunning beaches, bustling flea markets, thrilling water sports, dining options, and throbbing clubs and pubs all combine to create a vibrant atmosphere. It's no surprise that the location attracts people all year round.

However, the best month to visit Goa is in December, when the weather is cool and all of the activities, restaurants, and shacks are open. When it comes to making the most of any festival eve, Goa clearly outperforms every other city in India.

Best Places to Visit in Goa for New Year's Eve for 2023

A wild New Year's Eve party in Goa in 2023 is one of the greatest ways to ring in the New Year. This article will help you with places you can visit during New Year’s Eve and have a pleasant time with your friends and family. Start booking your Goa Flights, Train Tickets as soon as you can as 2023 is not so far away.

Top Flight Routs to ​Goa -

1. Anjuna Beach

Anjuna Beach

Goa is known for being the most colourful and exciting party destination in the world. And if it's a New Year's Eve celebration, it'll undoubtedly be more vibrant and livelier. Almost every beach has its own unique celebration. Anjuna beach, on the other hand, is one of the most popular spots to visit in North Goa in December because of its spectacular New Year's party scene.

Beach shacks and pubs like Shiva Valley and Curlies hold the best parties, with a packed house, live music, wonderful food, and a lovely ambience. The amazing fireworks, on the other hand, are certainly showstoppers.

2. Baga Beach

Baga Beach

Baga, regarded as one of Goa's most exciting beaches, is a true traveller’s dream. Exotic food, gorgeous sands, and a variety of adventurous activities draw you to this beach. Nothing, however, compares to the thrill of the New year’s Party Vibe during December.

So, whether you're travelling with friends or family, make sure you enjoy yourself. Not only that but there's more! If you want to be inked, there are several tattoo artists in and around the beach that operate out of modest shops.

3. Arpora – Night Markets

Arpora – Night Markets

Who doesn’t love some retail therapy? Arpora's Saturday Night Market is one of the greatest places to shop to your heart's content in Goa in December. Though it is open from November to April, the retailers usually put their best foot forward in December to accommodate the massive number of tourists.

Every Saturday at 6 p.m., the market opens and goes on until early morning. Because of the hippy vibe throughout, this shopping paradise appears to be much more exciting.

4. Vibrant Shacks

Vibrant Shacks Goa

Beach shacks are a wonderful alternative whether you want to rest or have a good time with your friends. Furthermore, Goa is home to a plethora of fantastic beach shacks that combine good cuisine, beverages, music, and a welcoming environment.

Best Shacks to visit in Goa for New Year

Shacks, Clubs and Pubs


Cost Per Person


Britto’s Shack

Baga Calangute, North Goa

Rs 1400

8:00 am to 12:00

Café Del Mar

Palolem Beach, South Goa

Rs 800

8:00 am to 12:00


Anjuna, North Goa

Rs 1500

8:30 am to 3:00 am


Benaulim, South Goa

Rs 1000

8:00 am to 2:00 am

Souza Lobo

Calangute, North Goa

Rs 1700

12:00 noon to 4:30 pm and 7:00 pm to 11:30 pm


Baga, North Goa

Rs 1500

12:00 noon to 2:30 am

Soro – The Village Pub

Vagator, North Goa

Rs 1200

6:00 pm to 2:00 am

Café Mojo Pub and Bistro

Panjim, North Goa

Rs 2400

11:00 am to 5:00 am

Leopard Valley

Palolem, South Goa

Rs 2000

10:00 am to 3:00 am


Calangute-Baga Road, North Goa

Rs 1700

7:30 am to 12:30 am

5. New Year Parties for 2023

New Year Parties for 2022

Even though the metropolitan areas continue to raise the bar in terms of wild festivities, Goa's is still the wildest of them all. It's the greatest time of year to party in Goa, with fireworks and excitement all along the coast. The booking for the Goa New Year's Eve Party 2023 is now open, so don't miss out on an unforgettable last evening of the year.

Here are some of the most famous parties you can visit during New Year’s.

  • New Year Party Hilltop Vagator
  • Sunkissed 2023 La Cabana
  • SinQ Nightclub NYE 2021
  • Timeout 72 Hours at Hill Top Vagator
  • Bollywood Bangers at Planet Hollywood
  • New Year Bash 2023 At Holiday Inn Resort
  • Kingfisher New Year Beach Party
  • New Year’s Secret Island Party
  • Goa New Year Boat Party
  • Goa New Year Eve Party at Ripples
  • Goa Full Moon Festival 2023
  • Goa To Dandeli New Year Trip
  • New Year 2023 @ Hammerzz
  • 6. Old Goa – Christmas Celebrations

If you visit Goa during the Christmas season, you will be treated to a variety of exciting activities. Christmas in Goa is a sight to behold, and the happy-go-lucky locals relish in the festivities. Strings of lights, stars, ribbons, and life-size decked Christmas trees adorn the streets and beaches, making it one of the most pleasant spots to visit in India in December.

Midnight mass at any of the state's 400 churches, bakeries' cakes and puddings, and a lavish Christmas meal with roasted turkey, pig sorpotel, grilled fish, and Bebinca

6. Casinos – Witness the Lavishness

Casinos – Witness the Lavishness

For anyone looking to make some extra cash, the casinos on large boats and ships parked in the River Mandovi are the ideal spots to visit in Goa in December. In the month of December, these casinos get the most local and foreign guests. Most casinos offer packages that include limitless beverages and meals while you play.

Most popular casinos

Deltin Royale

  • Location: Noah’s Ark, RND Jetty, Panaji
  • Entry fee – Rs 1500 to Rs 8000

Deltin Jaqk

  • Location – Fisheries Jetty, Panaji
  • Entry Fee –
  • Monday to Thursday – Rs 2500 per adult (with one-time play coupon worth Rs 1500)
  • Friday to Sunday – Rs 3500 per adult (with one-time play coupon worth Rs 2000)
  • *Includes unlimited buffet and alcoholic beverages (until midnight)

Casino Pride

  • Location: Captain of Ports Jetty, Panaji
  • Entry fee – Monday to Thursday – Rs 1500 per adult (with Rs 500 worth coupon)
  • Friday to Sunday – Rs 2000 per adult (with Rs 1000 worth coupon)
  • *Includes alcoholic drinks and unlimited buffet

Casino Palms

  • Location: Calangute – Baga Road, Bardez, Baga
  • Entry Fee – Rs 1000 per adult
  • *Includes unlimited buffet food, house brand alcoholic drinks, snacks
7. Dona Paula Bay and Cidade De Goa for Water Sports

Dona Paula Bay and Cidade De Goa for Water Sports

Dona Paula Bay is regarded for having some of the most exciting adventure sports in the area. The activities are safe and well-guided, and they create a sense of adventure. The Cidade de Goa is a posh 5-star resort on Goa's huge Vainguinim beach. This location provides a broad selection of water sports and is one of the hottest destinations to visit in Goa in December.

What are your plans for the 2023 New Year, Let us know in the Comment Section Below!

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Hi, I am Akansha Bhatt a Content Writer with a flair for writing for more than 4 years. I am a part of the Marketing Team at DesiDime. When not working, I love watching Anime, Paint and Play Games.
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Na want to try new places Goa is not really like the last decades it used to be.. its all drugs now any other suggestions are welcome.

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