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Old Goa

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Address: Panjim, India
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Lovely place to spend the day

Lovely churches and museums. Lots of good places to eat. Ideal for a picnic lots of places to sit and good shade under the trees. It is less crowded after 4pm.

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Mapusa, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely churches and museums. Lots of good places to eat. Ideal for a picnic lots of places to sit and good shade under the trees. It is less crowded after 4pm.

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

a good place to see if your into culture. lots of temples etc and a good museum. good one for all the family

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This city is very different from others in Goa. Architecture and cleanliness remained even with the administration of the European colonizers - Portuguese. Catholic cathedrals of the main attractions in the city.

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Hyderabad, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we rented a car with driver ,started early morning from calangute beach, after breakfast .first reached naval aviation museum worth seeing it, abyss aquarium just take kids they will enjoy ,moved to spice plantation worth seeing but food is not good, afternoon went to shanta durga temple, mangesh mandir, old goa churches, panjim church, fontainhas colourful streets ( dilchahatah hai)... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit to old Goa which is a short distance away from Panjim makes for a great morning or evening outing. The road to old Goa runs parallel to the Mandovi river which itself is lovely. The area in old Goa is full of churches from the Portuguese period. There are also some other lovely little buildings on the way.... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting visit to churches, three all within walking distance. However, note that the museum is closed on Fridays.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A walk around old Goa will show you both original and restored buildings that are in the original Portuguese style. Something different from the other large cities of India.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like architecture, old buildings and history, this is a nice place to visit. However Goa has choice of many like this in every area, so you have choice, nothing unique about this one. Just a nice place to see if you are in the area.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

very nice clean place. there are many Catholic cathedrals that attract its architecture. worth a visit if you come to Goa.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the bus from Panjim to Old Goa. Only 24 Rupees and easy from the bus station. Just asked someone and they told us which bus and it went soon after. Not that crowded and nice and clean. Conductor told us where to get off. Old Goa is a collection of old churches and religious buildings left by the Portuguese... More 

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