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A lover’s paradise, the name of the location got its designation after a tragic love story, making the place more interesting and catchy. This former village is a heaven on earth that provides picturesque spots and huge space for sunbathing while relaxing in the calm beaches adjacent to clean blue waters.
Travellers love to be here to indulge in water sports like parasailing, kayaking etc. and gets the adrenaline rush at beaches like Dias beach and Dona Paula beach. Moreover, the markets for shopping are also vibrant and gets shiny names of food and drinking spots to attract visitors. For a perfect stay, one can also book their own resort or hotels here which are also loaded with amenities and good services.
Location: 6 km from Panaji city.
The oldest withstanding
Church of Goa, beautifully built under the influence of Portuguese
architectural style, is one of the best places to visit in Panjim. The lovely marble
floor embellished with valuable stones adds up to the charm of the magnificent
The cathedral of the Church holds the remains of St. Xavier's in a silver casket which is elegantly decorated and, worshiped by his devotees. Famed for its amazing architecture, this ornate structure survived since the 16th century.The locals believe the remains are eternal and, have obscure healing powers which in turn makes it one of the most attractive places to see in Panjim.
Location: Old Goa Road, Near Gandhi Circle, Goa 403402, India
Timings: All days of the week except Sunday (9:00 AM - 6:30 PM)
Sunday (10:30 AM - 6:30 PM)
Entry Fees: Free
Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: Approximately 11 km
Sitting, right in the middle of the hillock this mighty church has three shrines of Mary, Our Lady of the Rosary and, Crucifixion of Jesus. Being the first church to built-in Goa it holds utmost significance in its tourism and, adding up to the most attractive places to visit in Panjim.
Previously, it was just a chapel in the early 15th century but, with time and tide, the chapel went through many transformations and, led to this massive structure which is elegantly built with influences of several architectural styles.
Location: North-Eastern Side of Central Square, Panjim 403001, India
Timings: All days 10 AM - 12:30 PM and 4 PM - 5:30 PM
Entry Fees: Free
Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: Approximately 1.6 km away.
This place will “blow your mind” as here casino floats on water. Deltin has modern and classy casinos which are undoubtedly the most happening ones. There are numerous floors sprawling over an area of 40,000 square feet with various sections to keep people engaged of all ages. With 123 gaming tables here, you can play all sorts of gambling games be it Poker, Teen Patti, Black Jack, and many more variants.
While you enjoy the gambling, you can also savor exclusive liquors at the whiskey lounge with amazing hand-rolled cigars. The casino provides all the top-notch amenities and, is the ace in the field of the casinos. Undoubtedly it is one of the most happening places to visit in Panjim.One can also relax in VIP gaming suites where one can stay as well as play. The highlighting feature of the casino is that it is the only place with a dedicated poker room.
Location: Noah's Ark, RND Jetty, Dayanand Bandodkar Road, Panaji, Goa 403001
Timings: Open 24 hrs
Entry Fees: Monday to Thursday Rs 2500/-
Friday to Sunday Rs 3500/-
Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: Approximately 1.6 km away
Showcasing the glory of the
Portuguese empire this fort stands overlooking the Arabian sea. Built in the
early 16th century to keep an eye on the enemies this fort give breathtaking
views and, is one of the most majestic places to visit in Panjim.
The mystifying structure is more than 400 years old and still, its majestic beauty remains intact. It also houses a lighthouse which was built to guide the ships and, another part is the Aguada Jail which is one of the largest jails in Goa.The location of the mighty fort is strategic so that it provides great defense from the rivals.
Location: Fort Aguada Rd, Aguada Fort Area, Candolim, Goa 403515
Timings: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Entry Fees: Free
Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: Approximately 15 km
This “Architectural Marvel” showcases the artifacts of the Portuguese rule in India, with eight unique galleries exhibiting different slices of the pre-historic era of Portuguese sways. The most significant of these are deemed to be the paintings of the long-dead Governors and, Administrators of Goa.
To add up to the amusement of the visitors, the museum also has a remarkable collection of stamps, religious artifacts, and other such hidden gems. This is a perfect place to dig up the history of the Goan culture and styles in the early ages.
Location: EDC Complex, Patto, Panaji, Goa 403001
Timings: 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Entry Fees: Only Rs 5/- per person
Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: Approximately 9 km
The historic gem of Goa - “St. Augustin Tower ” is a highly visible belfry from many sites. The sumptuous tower was built in the preceding years of 16th Century by the Augustinian pilgrims who visited Goa, the same time. Previously, there were four such towers but they couldn't withstand the time and got depreciated. Now, only one such tower stands there in the premises of the St. Augustine Church.
The purpose of this tower was to serve as a turret and, the Church had eight lavishly embellished chapels, four altars and a cloister with numerous cells connected to it.The style and designing of this tower are still unknown but it is purely astounding.
Location: Church of St. Augustine Ruins, Velha Goa, Goa 403402
Timings: Throughout the day
Entry Fees: No entry fee
Distance from Panjim Bus Stand: Approximately 8.4 km
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Traveller Tales From Panjim
11 November 2014
I was totally enthralled by the Jet Ski and the parasailing activity that I did at the Baina Beach, Goa. The experience was great and I just loved it. I am coming back again to Goa to repeat it. Undoub...
19 October 2019
I travelled to Goa last month and it was a great experience. The highlight of my trip was definitely enjoying the fun watersports and the amazing boating experience at Miramar Beach in Panjim. Great d
06 October 2019
"one of the best experiences and well organised"
27 March 2019
i would give it 5 star. i enjoyed the most
18 December 2018
Sunsets fascinate me and so this was probably the best thing for me on Thrillophilia. The sunset and everything else was truly magical.
18 December 2018
There were a lot of boats during the sunset time. It was a relaxing experience. we were four people in a boat along with the guides. It was great to watch the sea during the golden hours.
18 December 2018
The bumper ride and banana ride are the best part of this package. Jetski and parasailing were really exciting. The operators even dropped me more than twice in the water on request. So sweet of them!
18 December 2018
Water sports are always fun and adventurous in Goa and this trip was all fun.. great time with friends.. Thrillophilia highly recommended.
17 December 2018
A peaceful evening in Goa, amidst the vast seas. Our guide Lobo was an enthusiastic and supportive young chap, and had a lot of stories to entertain us with. He filled us in on the rich history of Goa ...
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Panaji, is one of the dream destination of many travelers. Panaji in Goa is a perfect place in the history and architecture lovers as one can see the extensive Portuguese architecture and churches here. Also, Goa boasts some amazing beaches and enthralling water sports activities. There's a lot in Panaji that one can see and indulge in. Here are the best things that you can do in Panaji:
· Cycling and motor biking
Panaji is widely known as the "Party Capital of India" and is one of the best places for partying and enjoying casinos in India. What differentiates the casinos of Goa is that you can find the casino cruises in Goa, where you can enjoy a cruise in the middle of the sea while playing some of your favorite casino games:
Panaji in Goa is one of the best tourist places and it attracts a huge inflow of tourists from across the globe every year. Here are the top places for sightseeing near Panaji:
· Pandava's Drum
Water sports in the Arabian sea on the astounding beaches of Goa is something that you should not miss while vacationing in Goa. Some of these adventure water sports can give you a serious adrenaline rush. Here are the top spots for water sports near Panaji:
Exploring and spotting the wild animals in their natural habitat can be quite exciting. Goa has a rich wildlife, and the wildlife safaris in Panaji give you an amazing opportunity to visit the idyllic places and the wild animals. Here are the best places for the Wildlife Safari near Panaji:
Cycling is indeed an amazing and eco-friendly way to explore a tourist destination. Cycling around Panaji is one of the best ways to explore this city and its surroundings while enjoying the beautiful landscapes, serene environment and the culture of Goa. Here are the best places for cycling in and around Panaji:
Among the other tourist attractions of Goa is the trip to the idyllic spice plantations. The guided tours to the spice plantations in Goa are an amazing way to explore how different spices which we use in our kitchen grow, and how do their trees look. Here are the famous spice plantations near Panaji:
· Sahakar Spice Farm
Scuba Diving is one of the most loved water sports activities that lets the people explore the life underwater. The beautiful fish, quiet waters and the serene environment make scuba diving an amazing experience.The best part is that even if you don't know swimming, you can still do scuba diving. The best diving spots near Panaji include:
· Sao Gorge
Traditional Goan food is not just delectable, but so delicious that if you have it once, you will always crave for more. This is why, while many people visiting Goa prefer taking the cooking classes in Panaji. Here are the most famous cooking classes in Panaji:
Kayaking in Goa is one of the best ways to explore the natural landscapes, pristine backwaters and the incredible flora & fauna. Also, kayaking in Goa is a treat for the bird watchers as it offers the opportunity to spot some rare and gorgeous birds. Here arebest places to go for backwater Kayaking in Panaji: