Shiroda is one of the villages located in North Goa. Shiroda acts as one of the most amazing tourist destinations for adventure sport lovers. The weather is humid owing to its proximity to the Arabian Sea. Shiroda is very famous for the Kamakshi Temple and the Church of Holy Spirit.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Shiroda. Some of them are Om Shiv Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Sona Royale (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Coconut Grove Resort (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Nanutel Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Shiroda is Hindi. Other languages spoken are Konkani and English.
The important festivals of Shiroda are Maha Shivratri in the month of March and Zatra (on New Moon Day) in the month of March every year.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Shiroda. Some of them are Church of Holy Spirit (9 km from Shiroda), Margoa (11 km from Shiroda), Ponda (10 km from Shiroda) and Betalbatim Beach (15 km from Shiroda).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to reach Shiroda is Dabolim Airport at a distance of 24 km from the village.
The closest airport to reach Shiroda is Madgaon Railway Station at a distance of 9 km from the village. One can take a local bus or taxi from railway station to reach Shiroda.
Shiroda is well connected by road to nearby towns such as Ponda, Margoa or Panaji. The closest bus stand is the Shiroda Bus Station, 1 km away. One can reach Shiroda from Goa by booking tickets with travel operators like KPN Travels or Joy Travels. Bus booking offers at Ticketgoose.com can be availed of when you book your tickets.