The former Portuguese colony of Goa is famous for its easy-going ambience, good food, and lovely climate. It boasts a coastline with beautiful beaches; palm fringed rivers, lush scenery with paddy fields, mango groves and white washed villas.

Evidence of its glorious past can be seen in the unique Indo-Portuguese style of its magnificent baroque churches, its stately ancestral mansions and its historic forts.

What to see

Getting There

Air: The nearest airport Dabolim, near Vasco da Gama is 29 Km away.

Rail: Margao on the Konkan rail line is the most convenient railhead.

Road: Motorable roads connect Panaji to Mumbai, Hampi, , Mangalore, Bangalore , Pune and other major cities in south India.

General information

City code: 0832

Excursions