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1. Posted by Sveinb (Budding Member 2 posts) 7y

Hi, whoever are out there!?

I'll spend about a month backpacking in India in September, and my original plan is to go Goa, since I've never been there before. Just relax, read a lot of books, and not much more :) Some say that september is off-season in Goa in September? Can anybody whose been there in september give some advise? I'd also like tips on nice places to stay, while in Goa. I don't like cold hotels, and usually prefer youth-hostels, where I get to meet and talk to other travellers.


2. Posted by Cyberia (Travel Guru 1834 posts) 7y

June to October is rainy season in Goa. It's also humid. I've been a few times in January and February and had good sunny weather (while it was horrible back in the UK). Normally I would say pick a nice beach there and travel about by bus but take an umbrella for September and hope for dry days.

3. Posted by Kim2009 (Budding Member 2 posts) 7y

It will definitely be raining in Goa during September. You can also rent a scooter to travel around goa, since the roads are narrow its a great way to get around. Later in the year it does get crowded since it is the beginning of the tourist season but the weather gets a lot better during December.:)