Do's & Don'ts



  • Do not keep your valuables  unattended  at the beaches.
  • The sea is quite rough at times with dangerous undercurrents especially during the rainy season
  • The underground sea-floor level may not be even.
  • Do consult the lifeguard on the beach before venturing into the sea.
  • Possesion or trade of drugs is illegal and is punishable under the law
  • Nudity on beaches and public places is prohibited and punishable under the law.
  • Do not keep your money, passport in the custody of unknown/undesirable persons.
  • Follow police traffic rules strictly. Keep your valid documents: driving licence, passport, etc in your possession while driving.
  • Smoking and spitting not allowed in public places.
  • Goa is a plastic free zone. Discourage any use of plastic bags etc
  • Observe local traditions and customs while visiting religious places.
  • In case of any difficulty contact the nearest Tourist Bureau or Police Station for help
  • Purchase rail/air/bus tickets  from authorised agencies/counters only.
  • Exchange your money through authorized  banks /money changers only and insist on a receipt
  • Important Telephone Numbers:

    Emergency, Medical

    108

    Police   

    100

    Fire  

    101

    Ambulance 

    102

    Help Information  

    +91-832-2412121