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Tomb of St. Francis Xavier

Basilica of Bom Jesus | Old Goa, Panjim, India
+91 832 228 5790
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Basilica of Bom Jesus | Old Goa, Panjim, India
+91 832 228 5790

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Reviewed 9 October 2016

It is oldest church in goa and also in india ,the basilica holds the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier. The church is located in Old Goa,

Thank Tejas K
Reviewed 3 October 2016

we hired a guide to take us around part of North Goa and he brought us to the Tomb of St. Francis Xavier - a stunning Basilica and wonderful to have time to look around, especially at the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier. We...More

Thank AnnieAries
Reviewed 29 September 2016

If you are fan of ancient cultural place. You must see this place.One of the best place and excellent example of culture. Very holy place.

Thank Rajendra G
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This place is very holy and the Tomb of St. Francis Xavier is situated . I have been here many a times . Any body who visit Goa should always see and visit this place. its is also called Old Goa.

Thank Agnelo22
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I first visited this place when I was only 10. The body of the Saint has survived nearly 400 years. It's a miracle. You find a lot of peace here. People from all religions visit this Tomb. Every 10 years the body is bought down...More

Thank Mudhit
Reviewed 20 September 2016

St. Francis Xavier was the son of a very wealthy man who gave up worldly pleasures to serve human kind at a far away land. Do not miss the audio visual show (timings to be checked at the Basilica) if you wish to know more,...More

Thank Shantanu C
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This church has one of the best architecture. This church is so quiet and peaceful that you would like to sit there for hours in silence and feel the bygone Portuguese era. The structure is said to be 400 years old and is having the...More

Thank Radhakrishna K
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

The place is huge and clean out of church. The church is very nice with ancient peice og work inside and the structure of building was very fine. Camara was banned inside the church when we visited there. The atmosphere was so holy and peaceful...More

Thank Manvish
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The tomb of St Francis Xavier is located within the Basilica of Bom Jesus, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The Bom Jesus Basilica, perhaps Goa's most famous church. The basilica holds the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier. The church is located in Old Goa...More

Thank YogeshK05
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The Tomb of St. Francis Xavier is in the beautiful church - Basilica of Bom Jesus in Old Goa. The architecture and the historical significance of the church makes it special to visit when in Goa.

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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.