Goa is the smallest state of India and is inversely proportional in terms of wealth, being the richest state of the nation. Post 450 years of Portuguese rule Goa presents divergent picture from the rest of the country. Goa's vibrant night life with the best of the night clubs attracts national and international tourists in huge numbers. The famous beaches, churches, cathedrals, colonial houses, forts, friendly people and delicious cuisine make the trip to Goa an out of the world experience. Goa is a hotspot of biodiversity with rich flora and fauna located on the Western Ghats range.