Day 01: Goa
On arrival transfer to hotel. Rest of the day free to relax in the beach.
Goa is a tiny emeralds land which located on the western coast of India, in the coastal belt known as Konkan. With its exquisite mix of sun, surf, and beaches; Goa has become the ultimate tourist destination. The magnificent scenic beauty and the architectural splendors of its temples, churches and old houses have made Goa a firm favorite with travellers around the world. Goa also has rich flora and fauna, owing to its location on the Western Ghats range, which is classified as a biodiversity hotspot.
Overnight stay at hotel
Day 02: Goa
Morning after breakfast proceeds for sightseeing. Explore the North Goa & South Goa.
North Goa Sightseeing:
Panaji is the capital of Goa. Unlike many capital cities, Panaji has a distinct unhurried character. It is situated on the southern banks of the Mandovi River, which makes this town all the more charming. The city is blessed with exotic natural landscapes, beaches, wonderful buildings and other spectacular sites.
Idalcao’s Palace is one of the oldest surviving buildings located in Panaji, the capital city of Goa. Sultan Adil Shah of Bijapur built the palace during the 14th century. This large fortified building, with towers and battlements of Adil Shah, was rebuilt by the Portuguese in 1615.Fort Aguada and its lighthouse is a well-preserved seventeenth-century Portuguese fort standing in Goa, India on Sinquerim Beach, overlooking the Arabian Sea. The fort was equipped with an ammunition room, barracks and a church. Once it was a place of Portuguese strength and power. Today it serves as the Central Jail. Goa State Museum has several galleries featuring Christian art, Hindu and Jain sculptures and bronzes, and paintings from all over India.Santa Monica Ferrying across the river Mandovi in the ferry Santa Monica is a unique experience.
The church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception: The Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church is situated in the centre of the city of Panaji and is a well known landmark. It is one of the first churches that were built in Goa. The church bell is said to be the 2nd largest in the world.
South Goa Sightseeing
Bom Jesus Basilica: One of the most popular churches in Goa, the Basilica of Bom Jesus is a fine example of Jesuit architecture.The Basilica of Bom Jesus is famous for the preserved mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier.
Se Cathedral: This church has impressive vaulted interiors and a belfry with a huge golden bell known for its melody and rich tone and is the largest bell in Goa and one of the best in the world. The church has 14 side chapels, every one unique in style. Adjacent to the cathedral is Church of St. Francis of Assisi and Chapel of St. Catherine.
Margao : This is the second largest town in Goa. The city is a commercial metro and has fine parks and broad squares. Visit Sat Burzam Ghor, Colva Beach, Church of Holy Spirit.
Overnight stay at hotel
Day 03: Goa
Morning after breakfast proceeds for full day Beach Activities. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Goa
Breakfast at hotel. Day activities in Goa. Afternoon transfer to Airport for departure.