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Sunset River Cruise in Mandovi River | Book @ 450 Only !

Sunset River Cruise in Mandovi River | Book @ 450 Only !

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Scuba Diving Trip in Goa with Adventure Activities (monsoon Special) @1799 Only

Scuba Diving Trip in Goa with Adventure Activities (monsoon Special) @1799 Only

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Bungee Jumping in Goa @ 3550 Only

Bungee Jumping in Goa @ 3550 Only

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Adventure Activities with Boat Tour in Goa, @ 1099 Only

Adventure Activities with Boat Tour in Goa, @ 1099 Only

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Scuba Diving in Malvan with Watertsports- Flat 30% off

Scuba Diving in Malvan with Watertsports- Flat 30% off

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Grande Island Trip & Water Sports Combo, Goa - Flat 23% Off

Grande Island Trip & Water Sports Combo, Goa - Flat 23% Off

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Scuba Diving at Grande Island in Goa- Flat 40% off

Scuba Diving at Grande Island in Goa- Flat 40% off

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Half Day Grande Island Trip, Goa | Book @ ₹1220 Only!

Half Day Grande Island Trip, Goa | Book @ ₹1220 Only!

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Flyboarding at Morjim, Goa @ 2499 Only

Flyboarding at Morjim, Goa @ 2499 Only

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Monsoon Special: Water Sports in Private Beach, Goa @1499 Only

Monsoon Special: Water Sports in Private Beach, Goa @1499 Only

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Full Day Sightseeing Tour of South Goa, @ 300 Only

Full Day Sightseeing Tour of South Goa, @ 300 Only

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Dudhsagar Falls And Spice Plantation Full Day Tour - 20% Off

Dudhsagar Falls And Spice Plantation Full Day Tour - 20% Off

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North Goa Sightseeing Full Day Tour @ 300 Only

North Goa Sightseeing Full Day Tour @ 300 Only

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Romantic Couple Shoot in Goa

Romantic Couple Shoot in Goa

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Cycling At Divar And Chorao Islands - Flat 18% Off

Cycling At Divar And Chorao Islands - Flat 18% Off

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Cultural Walk Tour Goa: Art Trail Special

Cultural Walk Tour Goa: Art Trail Special

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Luxurious Hard Rock Hotel, Goa @ Flat 40% off

Luxurious Hard Rock Hotel, Goa @ Flat 40% off

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Luxurious Stay at Casa Anjuna in Goa Flat 48% off

Luxurious Stay at Casa Anjuna in Goa Flat 48% off

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Luxurious Stay at Casa De Goa in Calangute Flat 53% off

Luxurious Stay at Casa De Goa in Calangute Flat 53% off

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Luxurious Stay at Casa Britona in Goa Flat 41% off

Luxurious Stay at Casa Britona in Goa Flat 41% off

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Lavish Stay at Casa Baga in Goa Flat 52% off

Lavish Stay at Casa Baga in Goa Flat 52% off

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Luxurious Stay at Casa Vagator in Goa Flat 42% off

Luxurious Stay at Casa Vagator in Goa Flat 42% off

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Luxurious Stay at Lemon Tree, Candolim in Goa Flat 49% off

Luxurious Stay at Lemon Tree, Candolim in Goa Flat 49% off

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Luxurious Stay at Red Fox Hotel, Morjim Flat 57% off

Luxurious Stay at Red Fox Hotel, Morjim Flat 57% off

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  • Cruises in Goa includes Houseboat Cruise, Dinner Cruise in Goa, Casino Cruise in Goa, Backwater Cruise, Catamaran Cruise, River Cruise in Goa, Deltin Royale Casino Cruise, Casino Pride Cruise and many other amazing cruises.

    One of the best ways to enchant yourself with the beauty of this tropical paradise is to go on a cruise. The fun filled, hour long activity sailing down the river provides a magical experience for an adventure trip. Enjoy the mesmerizing events of sunrises and sunsets sparkling the sky or go for an adventure in backwaters of Goa on a cruise.

    Steal Deal:
    Enjoy Sunset River Cruise In Mandovi River @ Rs. 450/-

    The experience of cruising is unparalleled to any other adventure activity in Goa. Goa offers both river and sea cruises and you may also like the idea of staying in a Houseboat for a unique adventure. There are amazing cruise tours in Goa that are filled with fun and amusement as there are professional troupes indulging you in traditional dances of the city.

    Best Deal: 
    Bungee Jumping In Goa @ Rs. 3,550/-

    Being one of the best activities, you should not forget putting a cruise tour in your itineraries when travelling to Goa. To allow yourself the treat of navigating through the tranquil backwaters and thrill of marine exploration, a cruise in Goa does the trick. To find out the best cruises, scroll up for our handpicked selection.

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  • 01Houseboat Cruise

    Houseboat Cruise

    Indulge yourself in a unique experience for a memorable day with a houseboat cruise in Goa. The cruise starts from Chapora Fort that dates back to the sixteenth century. The cruise offers glimpses of the nearby villages, churches and farms adding a rustic feel to this experience. The centuries old temples and churches are a sight to remember charming all the tourists on the cruise.  

    Relax with a drink and enjoying the natural wonders on Goan backwaters for an unforgettable experience. As you sail away from the Goan backwaters heading towards the ocean, you can spot astounding dolphins swimming in synchronicity with the floods of the unblemished Goan waters. The cruise also allows having a try at fishing and an excellent trip for bird watchers.

    While you enjoy the spectacular views of the surroundings on the houseboat treat yourself with a unique fusion of Goan cuisine. To experience this activity better, we recommend you to take up the upper deck of the house boat for an astonishing vista of Chapora River on your cruise.

    You can choose from sunrise trip, sunset trip, backwater tours, fishing trip using a houseboat and or an overnight tour on a houseboat in Goa. 

    Timings:
    1:00 pm to 4:30 pm

    Suggested Read: 14 Fun Things to Do in Goa For Youngsters

    1 Night Luxury Houseboat in Goa

    1 Night Luxury Houseboat in Goa

    NNNNN60 Ratings

    n1 NightlNorth Goa

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    O6,667

  • 02Dinner Cruise in Goa

    Dinner Cruise in Goa

    If a grand dinner enjoying the breathtaking vistas of Goan landscape is on your itinerary, then a Dinner Cruise tour in Goa is the best way to experience the same. Indulge in various activities in Goa including the amazing dance forms like Dekhni and Fugdi as you move forward from the Jetty in the Santa Monica to river Mandovi.

    The dinner journey sneaks past the excellent Adil Shah Palace (the late spring royal residence of Sultan). The voyage at that point pushes forward past the frontier structures, past the promenade towards the Miramar shoreline and after that moving back to the shoreline of Vetem and Betem and afterward to Santa Monica Jetty.

    It could be a highlight of your entire vacation as you traverse the waters of River Mandovi away from the din of the city in the most tranquil setting. It also provides a great opportunity to relax with friends and family by engaging in dance and other entertainment activities on this cruise in Goa. The delicious buffet and complimentary beverages will make your day count as you go cruising on the Mandovi River.

    Timings:
    From 8:30 pm (Wednesdays and Saturdays)

    Popular Read: 20 Best Adventure Activities in Goa

    Dining and Party Cruise at Goa

    Dining and Party Cruise at Goa

    NNNNN60 Ratings

    h2 HourslNorth Goa

    O1,999

    Starting from

    O999

  • 03Casino Cruise in Goa

    Casino Cruise in Goa

    To enjoy a gaming experience amidst the pleasant landscape of Mandovi river in Goa, board on a cruise ship at Panaji for a refreshing day at the casino cruise in Goa. Cruise tours in Goa offers the mesmerizing vistas of Arabian Sea and you can revisit the historical remnants of Goa, most prominent being the Adil Shah's palace and Fort Aguada as you relax under the sun. Casino Cruises in Goa are best cruises in the country.

    The casino in Goa engages the tourists in a lively experience with games like American Roulette, Blackjack, Rummy, Stud Poker, Baccarat, Pontoon, and Flash. The cruise also offers refreshments on the group tour when you board the cruise. Other features of this activity include an entertainment night, delicious dinner and amazing performances by professional groups.

    The singing, dancing and other activities are a great way to enjoy with friends and family. The high energy casino cruise is surely one of the most fantastic ways to catch a glimpse of vibrant Goa on your vacation.

    Casino Cruise in Goa

    Casino Cruise in Goa

    NNNNM39 Ratings

    d1 DaylPanjim

    Starting from

    O3,000

  • 04Backwater Cruise

    Backwater Cruise

    Sail along the Mandovi lined banks, Old Goa and the islands, Chorao, and Divar on a backwater cruise when travelling in Goa. The cruise in Goa is also popularly called Shantadurga in Goa carrying about 150 passengers on one trip. The five-hour long tour is an opportunity to indulge in various entertainment activities and relish a fantastic time.

    Seeing bottomless greenery, colossal angling nets, dolphins, sparkling water, thick mangroves and even crocodiles sunning at the narrows anticipates you on this amazing cruise in Goa. The voyage stops at a Spice Garden at Savoi/Keri where you could learn spice production and the distillation process.

    Another specialty here is the juice of cashew apples which are utilized to make Goan urak/feni. Also, be prepared for a short elephant ride at this Spice garden. Further on, tourists can appreciate the Goan food served traditionally on a banana leaf. Returning back on the voyage, you can invigorate your spirit with the panoramic sight of the city.

    The journey likewise goes through Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary at Chorao Island which is a paradise for avid bird watchers.

    Timings:
    9:30 am to 4:00 pm (Tuesdays and Fridays)

    Backwater Dolphin Spotting Tour, Goa Flat 20% off

    Backwater Dolphin Spotting Tour, Goa Flat 20% off

    NNNNN64 Ratings

    h3 HourslNorth Goa

    O3,747

    Starting from

    O2,997

  • 05Catamaran Cruise

    Catamaran Cruise

    Experience the native Catamaran cruise on a country raft and beat the surf in a casual style while sailing on a cruise in Goa. Also called Hobby Cats, Catamaran boats are acclaimed for their vivid banana-shaped structures. They are designed in order to work without the use of daggerboards. And owing to their uniquely shaped hulls, Catamaran boats can operate in the sea without any kind of difficulty.

    Thus Catamaran cruising is becoming a popular activity among the most well-known water activities in Goa. It is an extremely relaxing activity, much like customary cruising, which is all the more a laid back leisurely activity than water sports.

    You can appreciate the normal excellence of the Goan beaches and the Arabian Sea and the relaxed pace of the catamaran is a great experience to enjoy the joyful climate of Goa. Benaulim, Dona Paula, Calangute, Colva, and Utorda are the major Goan beaches for Catamaran cruising in Goa. The best time to partake in Catamaran cruising in Goa is between the months of October to May.

    Timings:
    10:00 am to 5:00 pm

    Recommended Read: 25 Best Beach Resorts in Goa

    Catamaran Sailing in Goa

    Catamaran Sailing in Goa

    NNNNM41 Ratings

    lNorth Goa

    O1,300

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    O1,000

  • 06Mandovi River Cruise in Goa

    Mandovi River Cruise in Goa

    Sail around the wonderful river Mandovi from the Santa Monica jetty in Panaji whilst enjoying the incredible views of the. You will be greeted with music and folk dance performances as you sail down the river. The performances are followed by a live band and DJ which light up the room with their vibrant music.

    A river cruise in Goa is also a great way to enjoy the sunset as the sky brilliantly lights up with hues of orange. Another spectacular sight you will be privileged to witness when you are on this cruise is the Adil Shah Palace, one of the first buildings in Goa but a piece of beauty till now.

    Then the cruise takes you past the old colonial buildings in Promenade, Mormugao Port and Fort Aguada revisiting the history and heritage of the city. The cruise tours in Goa will give a great experience for people of all ages, men, women, and children. The cruise will be an hour-long activity where you can enjoy a vacation in Goa like a true Goan.

    Timings:
    From 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

    Sunset River Cruise in Mandovi River | Book @ 450 Only !

    Sunset River Cruise in Mandovi River | Book @ 450 Only !

    NNNNM31 Ratings

    h1 HourlNorth Goa

    O500

    Starting from

    O450

  • 07Deltin Royale Casino Cruise

    Deltin Royale Casino Cruise
    Deltin Royale is a definitive Indian Casino to pay a visit for experiencing a universe of opulence in Goa. Enjoy the dazzling premises, each of which is inventively intended to offer an air of a rich way of life. The cruise is a buzzing affair with entertainment activities all the way from international dancers to comedy club shows, instrumental live performances to rock music bands.

    Keeping you enthralled throughout, the Deltin Royale is definitely one of the most fantastic casino cruises in Goa. The lavish Vegas Restaurant offers a savoring buffet in multiple cuisines and the Whisky Lounge is a premier lounge hosting some of the most exquisite collection of Single Malts along with a rare collection of cigars.

    The Skybar offers some of the most tantalizing cocktails while you enjoy the majestic view of Mandovi river under the brilliantly lit night sky. And when you are here, you can indulge yourself in the thrill and action a variety of games at the casino. The popular games organized here are Texas Hold’em Poker, American Roulette, Indian Flush(Teen Patti), Blackjack, Baccarat, Money Wheel, Casino War, etc.

    Timings:
    24 hours a day, seven days a week

    Also Read: 15 Best Things to Do in South Goa
  • 08Casino Pride Cruise

    Casino Pride Cruise

    One of the best premium floating casinos, Casino Pride is a luxurious cruise for an Indian traveler looking for great gaming experience. With a great range of Indian and international games, the award winning casino is a wonderful place to try your luck. With a plethora of events and tournaments, the casino cruise in Goa is always a vibrant setting for tourists travelling in Goa.

    There are about 40 gaming tables plus slot machines attracting the Indian high rollers. The gaming setting is spread over 30,000 square feet, with a 10,000 square foot Weather Deck. Located on the Mandovi, the experience on Casino Pride is exhilarating with the beautiful vistas of the river and the city of Panaji.

    The banquet and buffet offer delectable food and the bar is known for its lively ambience. The setting boasts of luxury and comfort with live entertainments and special kids zone to keep the children entertained. It is one of the best places to visit in Goa for a simple gambling experience as the casino offers big poker tournaments and has Bollywood-style live acts.

    Timings: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

    Check Out: 20 Best Places to Visit in Goa at Night

  • 09Champagne Breakfast Cruise in Goa

    Champagne Breakfast Cruise in Goa
    • h2 Hours
    • NNNNN40 ratings
    • Shyam Haridas
      Supplier
      Shyam Haridas
    • 28,000
    • Book Now
    About the Activity:
    • Indulge yourselves in a breakfast served with champagne or sparkling wine while cruising aboard a yacht.
    • Welcome the day in style aboard the many luxury yacht options on the offing here.
    • Enjoy the endless sights of the vast Arabian Sea, and revel in a classy breakfast perfect for corporate meetings.
    • The liberating salty breeze is all set to greet you on this concept breakfast, which is still new in many countries.
    • This tour is a customized tour and can be availed at your convenience.
    • Various Amazing Yachts such as Catamaran, Majesty 44, Ciao Bella, Fair Line Diamond, Sea Ray 290 are available
    • Speed of the Yacht various between 12-24 knots depending on the yacht.
    • Each Yacht has a Stereo Music System, Refrigerator, Toilets, Deck and some yachts have A/C Bedrooms and Living Rooms as well.

  • 10Luxury Cruise with Gala Dinner in Goa

    Luxury Cruise with Gala Dinner in Goa
    • h2 Hours
    • NNNNN37 ratings
    • Shyam Haridas
      Supplier
      Shyam Haridas
    • 28,499
    • Book Now
    About the Activity:
    • Cruise away into the night in a state-of-the-art luxury yacht, and with dinner on board!
    • The cruise itself is a treat, passing through some of the most beautiful spots of Goa.
    • Various Yachts such as Catamaran, Majesty 44, Ciao Bella, Fair Line Diamond, Sea Ray 290 are available.
    • Speed of the Yacht various between 12-24 knots depending on the yacht.
    • Each Yacht has a Stereo Music, Refrigerator, Toilets, Deck and some yachts have A/C Bedrooms and Living Rooms as well.
    • Setting itself apart from the many banal activities in Goa, this yachting experience is truly unmissable. 
    • Dinner will be served in Grand Style with both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options available!
    • Sunbathe aboard the yacht of your choice before spending a few magical moments to cherish forever.
    • Conclude this exciting tour after a minimum of 2 hours and head back home with lots of memories.
    • This tour is a customized tour and can be availed at your convenience.
  • 11Personal Cruises in Goa

    Personal Cruises in Goa
    • h2 Hours
    • lPanjim
    • NNNNN31 ratings
    • Shyam Haridas
      Supplier
      Shyam Haridas
    • 28,499
    • Book Now
    About the Activity:
    • Romance with your beloved and chill-out in the Arabian Sea on one of the best honeymoon cruises in Goa!
    • Enjoy an endearing time aboard the hired yacht on this exclusive yachting experience sans other people.
    • These yachts are available in various capacities, and can be rented for the celebration of special occasions like anniversaries, birthdays, weddings, romantic dinners and others.
    • Here is the best possible opportunity for some much-needed personal time, which has proven to be a favourite among couples. 
    • Various Amazing Yachts such as Catamaran, Majesty 44, Ciao Bella, Fair Line Diamond, Sea Ray 290 are available.
    • Each Yacht has a Stereo Music System, Refrigerator, Toilets, Deck and some yachts have air- conditioned bedrooms and living rooms as well.
    • End this trip after 2 hours. This tour is a customized tour and cab be availed at your convenience.
  • 12Private Party on Free Spirit Cruise in Panjim

    Private Party on Free Spirit Cruise in Panjim
    • h1 Hour
    • NNNNN35 ratings
    • supplier
      Supplier
      Code: 9712226
    • 70,000
    • Book Now

    About the Activity:

    • Take a break from the crowded beaches of Goa and embark on an amazing luxury private cruise that provides you with an unparalleled experience.
    • This sophisticated and luxurious cruise is specifically designed for bachelorette parties, anniversaries, birthday parties etc.
    • Get a chance to explore the amazing Free Spirit Cruise of 39.37 ft with 4 air-conditioned rooms and 4 washrooms.
    • Free Spirit Cruise has a Panoramic view with elegantly designed timber flooring.It can accommodate 25 guest at a time.
    • The yacht provides 4 bedrooms with wi-fi facility, music system with Bluetooth, LED TV and mobile charging facilities.
    • The upper deck has a bar and a restaurant and a viewing gallery.
    • Enjoy some refreshing moments while sipping your champagne and lose yourself in chilled out party session while cruising through high waters.
    • This tour is a customized tour and can be availed at anytime during the day.
  • 13Island Cruises in Goa

    Island Cruises in Goa
    • h2 Hours
    • lPanjim
    • NNNNN32 ratings
    • Shyam Haridas
      Supplier
      Shyam Haridas
    • 14,446
    • Book Now
    About the Activity:
    • Embark on what is possibly the most scenic cruise in Goa, into the breathtaking Arabian Sea.
    • Choose a private yacht or simply speedboat into the sea for an exciting foray into snorkeling and speargun fishing!
    • Languish in the clear waters, even as you swim and snorkel to admire the sheer vibrancy of underwater coral and marine life.
    • Choose from a range of yachts for a day packed with exhilaration.
    • End this tour after 2 ours feeling refreshed and head back home with lots of memories.
    • This tour is a customized tour and can be availed at your convenience.
  • 14Island Cruise through Dona Paula Jetty and Biana Beach, Goa

    Island Cruise through Dona Paula Jetty and Biana Beach, Goa
    • h6 Hours
    • NNNNN31 ratings
    • Priyanka Toscano
      Supplier
      Priyanka Toscano

    About the Activity:

    Take a break from the crowded beaches of Goa and embark on an amazing Island cruise that provides you with an unparalled experience.

    Spend your day swimming with dolphins, snorkeling in the pristine waters and fishing in the clear waters while relishing the beachside beauty of this virgin island.

    Enjoy scrumptious barbeque lunch along with friends and family post your fishing and snorkeling adventure under the guidance of trained experts.

    NOTE:

    North Guests: 09:00 AM – 03:00 PM 

    South Guests: 10:00 AM – 02:00 PM

    Meal Types: Barbeque Lunch

    Activities: Fishing, Swimming and Snorkelling.

    Difficulty Level: Easy

  • 15Sunset Charter Cruise Experience

    Sunset Charter Cruise Experience
    • h2 Hours
    • lNorth Goa
    • NNNNN47 ratings
    • Verified Local Operator
      Supplier
      Verified Local Operator
    About the Activity:

    Sunsets are one of the most beautiful moments in a day, and to see one over the sea is a whole different experience. And if you wish to see the sunrise in Goa on a boat of your own so you can enjoy the quiet moment on your own, this charter boat helps you in achieving exactly that.

    Spend the amazing sunset moment on your own boat while gliding on the waves of the Arabian Sea, just off the west coast of India. With a capacity of 16 people to come on board at once, the cruise boat also has a proper safety team, equipment and protocols to ensure that your experience isn't marred by any bad memory, and the only thing you take back with you is the picture-perfect scene of a sunset on the seas.

    Anyone from infants to the senior citizens can enjoy this package of a charter cruise as you glide towards the amazing sunset, starting from Morjim and back to Morjim. The boarding point will be the Chopdem Jetty on the Chapora River.

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Dona Paula Beach

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.


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Temple of Bodgeshwar

Welcome yourself to one of the most enchanting pilgrimages centres, which is additionally an unbeatable place to visit in North Goa. Well settled in Mapusa, the temple is situated within the lush green environment and contains a small shrine within dedicated to Kanakeshwar Baba or Bodgeshwar, locally known as Bongini.

Famous for fulfilling the desires of its devotees, it also gets a flock of people searching for peace and a calm mind. Every year, a cultural festival also take place in the month of December of January and the location gets thronged by locals as well as tourists.

Location: Mapusa at Calangute - Mapusa Road.

Entry Fees: No fees required for entry.

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Basilica of Bom Jesus

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 church.

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

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Fort Aguada

 Pulled up with a dark bricked stretch within the sea waters, Fort Aguada invites the visitors even from far to take a walk in, take a peek into the sea differently and get clicked in a movie style. The architecture of the fort is in royal Portuguese style and its vastness within the fortress is just grand.

One can witness the confluence of Mandovi river in the Arabian sea from here and the fort is a witness to the same since years. Embrace the old construction and military architecture here along with the lighthouse that stands tall. If the fort is not visited on a Goa trip, the trip is just not done right.

Location: At the southern tip of Candolim beach

Timings: Fort Aguada is open all days from 8.30 AM to 5.30 PM

Entry Fees: Good news! There are no charges to visit this ecstatic location. Visit it like a free bird.

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Se Cathedral Church

One of the most striking churches in India is the “Se Cathedral” located in the Southern part of Goa. This magnificent church exhibits excellent artistry of the Portuguese-Manueline style with beautifully arched interior and an impressive courtyard. Previously, the cathedral had two towers but one of them collapsed in late 17th Century and was never rebuilt.

This cathedral is dedicated to St.Catherine, who belonged to Alexandria and there are six panels where her life scenes are beautifully carved. The most prominent feature of this cathedral is the huge “golden bell” which is one of the best bells in the world. This 250 feet high cathedral is a frequented spot and is visited by the tourists as well as locals. The tranquility and serene aura of the cathedral makes it a must visit spot in the list of places to visit in South Goa.

Location: 
Velha, Goa 403402

Timings: 
7:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Entry Fee: 
Free 

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Shantadurga Temple

“Pious Aura” this is what you will witness at this magnificent temple situated at the foot of Kavlem village in Ponda Taluka. This temple is devoted to goddess “Shantadurga” who is worshiped as the “Goddess of Peace” and, it is one of the most prominent and, large temples in entire Goa.

The divine shrine was initially situated at, Cavelossim but during the demolition period of the Portuguese in the mid 15th century, the celestial being was relocated to Kavlem. The vibrant combination of the maroon, white and peach give the temple an enchanting old-charm look.

Apart from these, Nayan Manohar Deepstambh is another point of attraction which is beautifully lit during the festivals and at that time, the beauty has no boundaries.

Location: 
Kapileswari - Kavlem Rd, Donshiwado, Ponda, Goa 403401

Timings: 
5:00 AM - 10:00  PM

Entry Fee:
Free

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The Church of Mae De Deus

This bright white building and Neo-Gothic architecture are so impulsive that just mesmerizes its beholders. One will surely get awestruck with the impact of peaceful beauty, settlement within the greenery and the aura it presents right from the first look to the same.

Right from the exteriors to interiors, the church is certainly one of the best places to visit in North Goa. Interestingly, it houses the miraculous statue of Mae de Deus which brought the church back to life post its ruin state. With imposing interiors and carved ornamentation on ceiling and walls, the church magnetizes not just the religion followers but also those who love to praise the reality on the ground.

Location: Chogm Rd, Saligao

Timings: Gate to God’s own home opens up every day from 9.00 AM to 12.30 PM and from 3.00 PM to 5.00 PM.

Entry Fees: Absolutely none!

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Church of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary

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.

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Casino Royale Goa

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

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Bhagwan Mahaveer Wildlife Sanctuary

This wildlife century came into existence in the year 1999 under the Wildlife Act. The Sanctuary lies on the Western Ghats in the northern part of the Panjim city. Sprawling over an area of 240 sq km, it has rich flora and fauna which attracts the tourists. One can witness bewitching scenic views at this splendid Sanctuary which is the largest protected wildlife. 

Here at this sanctuary, you can come across numerous variant of animals like Pythons, Cobras, Slender Toris, Jungle Cats, Elephants, avian Birds, and many more rare species. One can even hire a jeep to explore every nook and corner of the diverse sanctuary.

Location: 
NH 4A, Caranzol, Goa, 403410, India

Timings: 
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Entry Fee: 
Rs. 20 per person for Adults
                  Rs. 10 per person for Children
                  Rs 30 per Still Camera
                  Rs 150 per Camcorder

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St Xavier’s Church

This is one of the most frequented sightseeing places in Goa famed as the prominent landmark for the Catholics. This extrusive church holds the incorrupt body of Saint Francis Xavier and, was built in the year 1605. After a few years of being built in 1622, the body of Saint Xavier was brought here and laid in a glass mausoleum. It is one of the most charming places to visit in South Goa which has showcased modern art in the gallery and, the structure exhibits a jaw-dropping baroque style of architecture.

The best time to visit Bom Jesus Basilica is December, as in this month you can experience the traditions, cultures and a lot more at Christmas time.

Location: 
Off National Highway 4, Velha Goa, Goa 403110

Timings: 
9:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Entry Fee: 
Free

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Fort Aguada

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

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Goa Archaeological Museum

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

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Naval Aviation Museum

Get awestruck by the amazing collection of The Naval Aviation Museum where you can witness the true essence of Military. This amazing museum is a must visit tourist place in Goa and lies in the vicinity of Vasco da Gama.

Here, one can see real Helicopters, Aircraft, Fighter Jets and learn about their history. The museum is a combination of two parts, one is the outdoor regions which exhibits the evolution of the Indian Naval Air Arms and, another is the double-storey indoor gallery. The Naval Aviation Museum is the only of its kind in Asia. The outer region is a large park which has 13 aircraft in total namely, Sea Harrier, HAL Chetak, Westland Sea King and many more such decommissioned aircraft.

Location: 
Bogmalo Road, Dabolim AP Vasco da Gama, Mormugao, Goa 403806

Timings:
Tuesday - Sunday(9:30 AM - 5 PM)
               Monday(Remains Closed)

Entry Fee: 
Rs. 20

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Casino Pride

Another amazing casino life could be experienced at Casino Pride which has its anchor tied down in Mandovi river. The casino boat has the best of the facilities and services having well-trained staff, delicious meals and a good range of drinks.

Moreover, the charm of the boat gets an upgradation with the performance of skilled dancers, acts by celebrities, people counting their winning amount while enjoying offers on unlimited drinks.

Entry Fees:
Rs 1500 on Monday-Thursday and Rs 2000 on Friday-Saturday

Timings:
Open 24x7 to all its guests.

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The Grande Island

“The Grande Island” also known as the Ilha Grande is one of the most amazing discoveries in Goa. The Island is a house of Palm trees, jaw-dropping marine life experiences, and extraordinary sunsets.

The Island is not only for the adventure buffs but is also a perfect destination for couples looking for a less crowded place with amazing facilities. One can indulge in sight-seeing, snorkeling, sea walk, swimming, and many more aqua activities. The outstanding activity which can be witnessed here is, Scuba diving which gives you a picture of the underwater kingdom making it one the most amazing places to visit in South Goa.

Apart from these, one will also have instances when they can delve in dolphin sighting which is an amazing experience and cannot be experienced everywhere.

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