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Address: Panaji, India
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Very photogenic

Riding on a bike with your loved one this is the way to explore old goa. Narrow lanes and brightly coloured houses. Its a treat to the eye. Plus you can find some real good places... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Riding on a bike with your loved one this is the way to explore old goa. Narrow lanes and brightly coloured houses. Its a treat to the eye. Plus you can find some real good places to eat here.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Credit to the authorities for creating a decent infrastructure for tourists to be taken care off. there werent too many hawkers or needy (there were few but thats manageable) Parking and plenty of shady trees

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Excellent place for churches and old historical monuments and for a walk around. lots of photogenic opportunities. But no detailed signage or information from Archaeological dept or anyone else. you are left to your own resources

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

People relate Goa to beaches. However, Old Goa is a small town / village where you will get to see the peaceful side of Goa where its full of churches. Also, you get to see Portuguese / french influenced architectures in all the buildings. Very nice place to spend a day off from the beaches. This place is best explored... More 

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Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Many of the tourist visit Goa only for seashore enjoyment. But scenic natural beauty of the Goa lies in Villages. Also while travelling to Goa if u want to enjoy with your family must visit Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg. In Ratnagiri following places are there Bhagvati mandir,Lokmanya Tilak recidance house Pawas Ganpatipule Guhagar - Abloli Dapoli - Murud , Harne Manoj... More 

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We began at the archive area which takes one back in time. A small chappel at the back of the archive area was my first attraction, followed with the church next to the museum. The inner decor, the paintings, altars, the tall ceiling of converging arches are a photographers paradise. Next is the main church with similar attractions so also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

It is a historical city in North Goa district. The remains of the city are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Some of the must visit places in Old Goa are Sacred Heart of Jesus, the Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Goa is a great getaway.For those who love the costal areas with the beach and love sea food then Goa is an ideal holiday destination.Goa has been one of my favourite holiday destinations as I have been going there almost for every New Year's Eve and spend a week there and helps one relax and unwind.The place,the beaches,the sea food,the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

World heritage site belonging to india,very well maintained and managed .It feels like another world in india and one can know about the history of india

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Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Clean, that is the first impression. Generally maintained well with adequate parking. The Guides are subtle in their approach and don't hound you The information boards can be more detailed.

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