Flights from San Francisco
San Francisco International Airport Information
The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).
Parking at San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.
Ground Transportation Information
A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.
Restaurant Options at the Airport
The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.
Flights to Goa
Goa International Airport
If you're looking for cheap flights to Goa, you'll find great deals on Orbitz.com. Because the flights are displayed together, it's easy to choose a cheap air ticket. Goa is the smallest state in West India and only has one airport.Goa International Airport is located in Dabollim, approximately 14 miles from Madgaon. Seventeen airlines service the airport, including GoAir, Air Poland and Monarch Airlines.
Transportation from the Airport
You can take a taxi from the airport to anywhere in Goa. Taxicabs costs $.22 per half mile; however, some drivers will try to charge you more. It's best, especially if it's your first time in Goa, to visit the Tourist Taxi Information Counter in the International Arrival Hall to arrange for a prepaid taxi. You can also use Orbitz.com to rent a car. Car rental services are available at the airport, so you can pick up your car as soon as you arrive.
Climate in Goa
The peak tourist season in Goa runs from November through March. During this time, there isn't a lot of rainfall; low temperatures range from the high 60s to the low 70s, and the high temperatures range from the high 80s to low 90s. Monsoon season runs from the beginning of June through the end of September, so it rains a lot during these months. If you use Orbitz.com to book your trip in October, you'll have nice weather and get there before the crowds arrive.
Highlights and Attractions
If you want a relaxing massage, head to Ayur Clinic Goa to the Zaara Luxury Spa. Other popular attractions include Mandrem Beach, Milsim Goa and the Casino Royale Goa. Orbitz.com does more than find cheap flights to Goa. You can save money by using the website to purchase package deals.
The Acacia Hotel & Spa GoaH.No. 586/A, Sequeira Vaddo, Candolim 4.0 out of 5.0
Situated in the entertainment district, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Candolim Beach and 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Fort Aguada. Basilica of Bom Jesus is 12.5 ...
Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, GoaSinquerim Bardez, Candolim 5.0 out of 5.0
Located in Candolim, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course and within a 15-minute walk of Sinquerim Beach and Fort Aguada. Candolim Beach is 1.3 mi ...
Novotel Goa ShremAnna Waddo, Main Candolim Road, Bardez, Candolim 5.0 out of 5.0
This family-friendly Candolim hotel is located in the entertainment district, within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Anthony's Chapel and St. Alex Church. Candolim Beach ...
Hotel Viva Goa InternationalOpp. Parade Grounds, Road No: 1, Campal, Panaji 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in the heart of Panaji, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kala Academy and Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception. Goa State Museum and Panaji ...
Estrela Do Mar Beach ResortKhobra Vaddo, Baga Calangute, Calangute 4.0 out of 5.0
Situated on a stretch of sand between Calangute and Baga beaches, the hotel is a 5-minute walk to North Goa's restaurants and nightlife, and 2.6 km (1.6 mi) ...
Resort RioTambudki, Arpora, Bardez, Arpora 5.0 out of 5.0
This family-friendly Arpora resort is located in the entertainment district, within 2 mi (3 km) of Baga Night Market and Baga Beach. Calangute Beach is 2.2 mi ...
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