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Old Goa

Panaji, India
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As featured in 3 days in Goa
Ranked #2 of 80 attractions in Panaji
Type: Neighborhoods
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Traveler Description: You can visit Old Goa like the Portuguese Viceroys, so first go to Viceroy`s Arch. Vasco da Gamas sculpture looks to the river. The arch was built... more »
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

I was with 8 other friends it was a first trip to Goa in Oct-Nov'12. We decided to go to south Goa on a days trip on our rented bikes. We bought a football & obviosuly few sun screens after we reached Palolem. Then somebody approached us for the dolphin tour, we all got excited as we never thought that... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

No matter how many exotic places I visit in the world, Goa still will be one of my favourite places on Earth. Whenever we are bored with our lives and need a break we head out to Goa. Easily accessible from any part of India and the world, Goa is situated in Western India and offers an old world Portuguese... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Goa is the land of beaches,water activities and of course tax free alcohol.We had been here in this monsoons and kept drenching all the time.Enjoyed the showers whole day,it was greens every where with coconut palms breezing with all its glory. we had been to Goa's Heritage site also called as old goa.Here you find church built in different styles... More

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Lucknow, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We really enjoyed our bike ride through the lanes of old Goa, in between stopping by to admire the old churches, museums and building. It was a good break from the party mood of "modern" Goa.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Goa is very beautiful place. It has many beaches and many more.Hence, the Goa honeymoon Tour inside India will bring an individual memorable mere seconds in order to delight inside partner from highly acclaimed destinations of an country.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Must visit in Goa! Especially in monsoons when the overcast skies add to the surrealism of the cashew farms. buy them too. The best export from Goa.

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Old Goa is a ancient monument and its best to visit near by church which is famous in Goa many things to explore n shopping

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Great place to visit it's like stepping back in time, good to know its bring preserved. Easy to get to from panjim, I caught a taxi but also very easy (apparently) by bus. It's not the biggest of sites you'll get round in an hour and a half max

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Beautiful houses, good and friendly people and scenic roads. This is a UN declared heritage town. The drive through old Goa is a nice experience and there are nice churches in this area which adds to the beauty.

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

If you are in Goa, You must enjoy the bike ride by hiring it locally. It is available easily...you must have an original ID proof to deposit with the owner. It will cost 30 to 500 INR per day. The best would be rent a bike and go to old Goa..enjoy a ride to old Goa church, and other beaches... More

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