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Basilica of Bom Jesus, Old Goa, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Calm peace tranquility reverence zen. Whatever your inner restful reflective state you won’t be disappointed.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 700morgan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In this holy place tests the mortsl remains of St. Francis Xavier revered by people worldwide. It’s a lovely old building and its important to know that you must buy candles well outside the premises as the shop in the building does not sell candles...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RashidIsaRishi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very unusual place and much bigger than you think. We did not have enough time. It is free but there are rules - you can take photos but there are lots of signs saying no selfies - no photos of people. It...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jim m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we couldnt see much as a service was taking ace so we couldnt go in but what we saw was nice and the architecture outside was interesting

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank joannacharris
Reviewed February 26, 2019

The body of Francis Xavier are kept here. people come here to see the body and pray for their well and future wishes.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank manoj k
Reviewed February 19, 2019

This is a place where the remains of St. Francis Xavier are kept in a coffin ,, worth a visit for every tourist .. be sure to be there

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

Ex student of the Sorbonne in Paris and founder of the Jesuit church. Whilst you can't really see the mummified body in its crystal coffin above head height it is certainly worth visiting when you take a tour of the Bom Jesus edifice. It was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gedpearce
Reviewed February 17, 2019

To me, this was a Holy Pius Grounds. Am Blessed to be Visiting and Praying at this Sacred Grounds. The incorrupt body of St Francis Xavier was a visit worth the trip...So serene,, so sacred and hol. Would recommend this to every visitor to Goa,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mercy_Mike
Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

This is a historical place with an ancient mummy kept inside the church, a popular place for tourists.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Suvarghya
Reviewed January 18, 2019

Everyone visiting Goa must take a break from the beaches and come to this place. I still remember the calmness and purity of this church.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from Priya Rani F | Reviewed this property |
It is a church being used for religious purpose regularly. It is free.