New Year is the time when everyone looks forward to loads of fun and Hilltop New Year Eve Party in Goa is all about boundless ecstasy. It is indeed one of the biggest trance events in the country that brings together party people from different walks of life to this famous beach destination where New Year bash is on the next level. Great music, delectable food, eclectic vibe and huge crowd dancing on techno beats, Hilltop NYE Party is a mega event where losing yourself is synonymous with unwinding and meeting your new self. Offering the best way to welcome the new year, this electrifying celebration on December 31st is the biggest crowd puller for Goa Tourism. So mark your calendar and make all your bookings because here you can delve in an exciting party and live all your New Year fantasies. 

Hilltop New Year Party | Venue, Date & Entry Fee

Commemorating its years of existence and unyielding commitment to trance and party, Hill Top like every year hosts a grand new year party on December 31st that features some top DJs of the country as well as abroad at its venue - Ozran Beach Road, Vagator, North Goa. The tentative price of the ticket is INR 1200 which is subject to change as per availability and time. 

History of Hilltop Vagator, Goa

Initially, Hill Top was just a small restaurant owned by Steve D’Souza. In 1974, he organised the first Hilltop New Year party which became a big success. Later his son, DJ Starling D’Souza became a part of the management and took it to new heights. It is situated between Vagator and Anjuna Beach and is perhaps one of the favourites for the party buffs.  

Today, almost close to half a century, Hilltop New Year Eve party has grown as a personification of the hippie cult in Goa and has retained its charm of the 60’s. It serves as a platform for established and budding artists who play a major role in preserving the high-spirited and most happening nightlife culture of Goa. 

 Major Attractions of Hilltop NYE Party

With its neon palm grove, psychedelic art and expansive venue, Hill Top is arguably the perfect party place that depicts Goan subversive culture and trance scenes. Marked by celebrated singers, DJs, and musicians, these people and visitors together make it a night of unforgettable memories. Here are some attractions that will fascinate you as well. Check out!

1. Exclusive List of Musicians & Artists

Every year Hilltop NYE Party sees a great number of iconic performances by renowned artists like Vertical Mode, AJJA, Volcano on Mars, Imagine Mars, and many others which is definitely a main highlight of Hilltop New Year party. 

2. Techno Music & Other Genres

A new weekly soiree hosted in the more intimate front garden of Hilltop, featuring Goa's visiting and resident DJs playing cutting edge Techno, Minimal and Tech House, a slight departure from Hilltop's signature trance gatherings and perhaps, a sign of the changing times.

3. Best Trance Party  Experience

Hilltop hosts one of the grand parties for trance lovers on New Year eve which makes up for the most memorable experience as you find a host of people shaking their legs and letting their hair down on the electrifying beats of the music. From old school hippies to party lovers from across the globe, Hilltop is the best party place in Goa where you can welcome the new year with a bang. 

4. Culinary Delights

Apart from enjoying very happening techno and trance music, Hilltop party is the best place to enjoy delicacies of Goa. You can dig your spoon in the most delish dishes of Goa and also taste an amazing variety of liquors and wine. 

5. Laser Lighting & Fireworks

The neon palm grove, glowing coconut trees, kaleidoscopic art and expansive courtyard is a visual treat. The entire ambience is lit up with laser lights which adds more charm  to its electrifying vibes. Also, special fireworks are arranged that draw an amazing scene during the night. 

How To Reach for Hilltop New Year Party, Vagator, Goa

Hilltop is a popular party place that is located in North Goa. This part of the country is accessible by various modes of transport. So let’s discover how you can reach Goa via the following routes.

  • Nearest Major City. Panjim
  • Nearest Airbase. Dabolim Airport (GOI)
  • Nearest Railhead. Vasco da Gama Railway Station
  • Distance from Panjim. 20.9 km via Panvel - Kochi - Kanyakumari Hwy

By Air

Dabolim airport (GOI) in Goa is well connected to different parts of the world. This airport is operated by the Airports Authority of India as a Civil Enclave within a military airbase which has been INS Hansa. After deboarding at the airport, you will have to cover an onward journey to Vagator by a cab.

  • Distance from Dabolim Airport. 40.9 km via NH 66

By Train

Madgaon along with Vasco-da-Gama are the two major railheads situated at Goa. These railway stations are well connected with other parts of the country. After you deboard, you will need to cover the remaining distance of Vagator Hilltop by cab or a bus.

  • Distance from Vasco da Gama. 45.8 km via NH 66
  • Distance from Margao. 52.0 km via NH 66

By Road

Vagator Beach, Goa can be reached conveniently via well-maintained road networks. Depending upon your location you can consider driving here using your own vehicle or also take an interstate bus. Here is the route to how you can reach Goa from various places.

  • Distance from Ratnagiri. 222 km via NH66
  • Distance from Vijayapura. 327 km via SH34
  • Distance from Mangalore. 382 km via NH66
  • Distance from Bengaluru. 582 km 
  • Distance from Mumbai. 585 km 
  • Distance from Mysore. 607 km via NH69 or NH66
  • Distance from Coimbatore. 859 km via NH48
  • Distance from Aurangabad. 653 km via AH47 or NH52 
  • Distance from Delhi. 1,875 km 
  • Distance from Kolkata. 2,200 km 

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PLEASE NOTE : Dates can vary due to cancellation or last-minute changes.

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