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Fontainhas

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Address: Panjim, India
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US$50.00*
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Private Portuguese Heritage Tour: Se Cathedral, Basilica of Bom Jesus and Dona...
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US$60.00*
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Private Goa Sightseeing Tour with Lunch at a Spice Plantation

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Nostalgic !

3 years ago, I liked to walk around the place in the evenings. I did this again today. We have not been grateful enough to God for the bounty ! Zooming vehicles, noise... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
minddotor
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Margao, India
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Margao, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 years ago, I liked to walk around the place in the evenings. I did this again today. We have not been grateful enough to God for the bounty ! Zooming vehicles, noise ... literally brought tears ! God save us !

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing portugese culture seen at fountainhas, must visit place to explore best of photography. Colorful house with unique design and decor rooms

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Thank Prasun R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean and colourful, simple and those who love colours must visit :) every house owners take care of maintaining it...

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Rajkot, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This street or area needs to be done by walking. By walking you can see all those which we might miss if in vehicle. Beautiful and lovely coloured houses are identity of fontainhas. Each and every house is unique by its colonial style architecture and exterior colour paint. A couple of art galleries, and a temple are also here.

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Thank dipz40
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Fontainhas, the Latin quarters of Panjim, is a world heritage site and you can see why. The streets and houses are well preserved and very pretty. As you meander around, observe the vibrant colours of the walls and roofs of the buildings. Look out for the cockerel on the roof (signifying supporters of the Portuguese in the old days). Our... More 

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Thank Jacqui M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Excellent little Portugese village oasis in the middle of bustling Goa. Beautiful little old houses and quiet streets, worth passing by.

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Thank Su N
Pune, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

I never knew the colorful buildings and narrow alleys had a name too until I googled it ... but I was so mesmerized with the colors on display in the streets that I had to go back ... Across seasons, Fontainhas provides you with the best colors to capture ... A must visit for those who like to capture ...

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

A lovely place in Panjim with spanish style houses and local cuisine restaurants scattered along the curving lanes. Must visit for a heritage lover and photowalk experts.

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Chicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Very beautiful surroundings in the Panjim city area. Its like a walk back through time, we only came here as recommendations from the hosts we were staying with in Goa. Although we did have to walk around a little bit, there is an undeniable charm about the place. It is well maintained, the streets, houses and even the gardens. Definitely... More 

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Amritsar, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

the old and famous place in goa. the favourite hotspot for tourists. this place is less crowdy as compared to the other place and definitely a must visit place.

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