South Goa district Information
Talukas in South Goa district:
About South Goa district:
South Goa is a district in Goa state, India. The total area of the district is 1,966 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 639962 living in houses, among them male population is 323175 and female population is 316787. Sex ratio of the district is 980 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 85.53%.
South Goa district vehicle registration code is GA 02, GA 06, GA 08, GA 09. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Margao,Quepem,Vasco.
Electricity board in Goa:
- Regulatory Commission - Goa Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission
- Generating Companies - Govt. of Goa Electricity Department
Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:
- 1 to 100 units = Rs.1.30 per unit
- 101 to 200 units = Rs.1.90 per unit
- 201 to 300 units = Rs.3.40
- 301 to 400 units = Rs.3.10
- 401 and above units = Rs.3.60
Important Festivals of the district:
Chavoth, Diwali, Christmas, Easter, Shigmo, Samvatsar Padvo, Dasara are the major festivals celebrated in South Goa district.
South Goa Cuisine:
Balchao, Bebinca, Cafreal, Canja de Goa, Cucumber cake, Doce, Dodol, Feni, Filoz, Godshem, Khatkhate, Kidyo, Kuswar, Modak, Patoleo, Ros omelette, Sanna, Sarapatel, Shrimp curry, Solkadhi, Varan bhaat, Vindaloo, Xacuti are few of the many varieties of South Goa.
Top tourist places in South Goa:
Places of interest in South Goa:
Benaulim, Vasco Da Gama, Bogmalo, Varca, Cavelossim, Arossim, Patnem, Majorda, Colomb, Chandor, Agonda, Loutolim, Mobor, Assolna, Dudhsagar Water falls, Palolem Beach, Cola Beach, Colva Beach are the major tourist attractions of the district.
Rice, Ragi, coconuts, cashewnuts, arecanuts, sugarcane, are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.
Hotels in South Goa:
- Holiday Inn Resort, Mobor Beach, Cavelossim, Goa 403731
- Vivanta By Taj, Candolim, Sinquerim Road, Bardez, Goa 403515
- Golden Tulip, 315 A-G1 and 315 B-G2, Bamon Vaddo, Candolim, Goa 403515
- Alor Grande Holiday Resort, Behind Delfion's High Mart, Opp Candolim Health Centre, Aguada - Siolim Rd, Candolim, Goa 403515
- Goan Village Beach Resort, Next to Health Centre, Bardez, Candolim, Goa 403515
- Fortune Acron Regina, Off Fort Aguada Road, Candolim, Bardez, Goa 403515
- The Radisson, Fort Aguada Road, Bammonvaddo Candolim, Bardez, Goa 403515
- Sonesta Inns, Anna Waddo, Bardez, Candolim, Goa 403515
Theatres in South Goa district:
Taluka in the district and their information is given below.
Banks and their branches:
|Sno.||Bank Name||No. of branches|
|4||Bank Of Baroda||13|
|5||Bank Of India||2|
|6||Bank Of Maharashtra||5|
|8||Catholic Syrian Bank Limited||1|
|9||Central Bank Of India||16|
|11||DCB Bank Limited||2|
|14||ICICI Bank Limited||12|
|17||Indian Overseas Bank||13|
|19||ING Vysya Bank||1|
|20||Karnataka Bank Limited||1|
|21||Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited||2|
|22||Ratnakar Bank Limited||2|
|23||Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited||3|
|24||South Indian Bank||2|
|25||State Bank Of India||34|
|26||State Bank Of Mysore||1|
|27||State Bank Of Travancore||1|
|29||The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank||1|
|30||TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited||2|
|32||Union Bank Of India||7|
|33||United Bank Of India||2|