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Rediscover Chandor, forgotten capital of Goa provided by Five Senses Tours

Rediscover Chandor, forgotten capital of Goa

Rediscover Chandor, forgotten capital of Goa
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£69.59
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Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
About
Chandor tour is a guided tour  to the forgotten capital of Goa which used to be the most prominent centre for trade on the Konkan coast between the 6th and 11th centuries. We will visit the ruins of this excavated town, an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva,  a chapel from which begins the ‘Musal Khell’ a traditional folk dance, Sarah Fernandes Heritage Home which was the home of an elite family of Chandor and Braganza Mansion the biggest Portuguese style house in Goa and famous for its aristocratic grandeur.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 18983P70
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Light refreshments
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Fernandes House
  • Entry/Admission - Menezes Braganza House
Exclusions
  • Drinks
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Inclusions
  • Light refreshments
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Fernandes House
  • Entry/Admission - Menezes Braganza House
Exclusions
  • Drinks
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks provided for travellers
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Chandor
    Stop: 45 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Fernandes House
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 3
    Menezes Braganza House
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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By: Five Senses Tours
mjohn1948
mjohn1948
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Totally different - totally fascinating
Really fantastic day-trip. Just the two of us, together with our guide who seemed to be a bottemless pit of knowled
Sue Q
Sue Q
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Countryexplorer123
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Incredible tour
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emis360
emis360
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Wonderful!
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Mysterious cave engravings in Goa
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great tour
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This was a very enjoyable experience for me. The guide was very knowledgable and provided many interesting insights
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Cultural - 2 tours
Sawani is a qualified archeologist and is very knowledgeable - she can tailor the tours according the cultural back
Ahmad K
Ahmad K
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Great tour
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larajames1947
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Spectacular rock art
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