Indicative Pick Up Time: 9:00 AM
Indicative Drop Off Time: 6:00 PM
Full-Day Goa Exploration with Hotel Pick-Up and Drop-Off
Hotel Pick-Up (9:00 AM): Your day of exploration begins with a convenient pick-up from your hotel in Goa, ensuring a hassle-free start to your journey.
Morning Exploration: North Goa's Spiritual Gems
Basilica Of Bom Jesus: Start your spiritual journey at the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Basilica Of Bom Jesus, constructed around 1695. This historical site houses the preserved body of St. Francis Xavier, a revered figure in Catholicism.
Se Cathedral: Next, visit the Se Cathedral, an architectural marvel and the largest church in Asia. Admire the intricate design, giant bells, and delve into the history of this grand place of worship dedicated to St. Catherine of Alexandria.
Church of St. Francis of Assisi: Explore the stunning Church of St. Francis of Assisi, where the architecture seamlessly combines Hindu and Christian elements. Built between 1517-1521 AD, this church is a charming testament to Goa's rich history.
Church of St. Augustine Ruins: Marvel at the towering 46-meter-high ruins of the Church of St. Augustine, constructed in 1602. Discover the history behind this structure, which was the result of the combined efforts of 12 Augustinians, who also built a convent nearby.
Church of Mary Immaculate Conception: Conclude your exploration of North Goa's churches with a visit to the Church of Mary Immaculate Conception, one of the earliest churches in Goa and an iconic landmark.
Lunch Break (Not Included): Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant to sample regional cuisine and flavors (lunch cost not included).
Afternoon Serenity: South Goa's Spiritual Sites
Shree Manguesh Temple: Journey to South Goa and visit the Shree Manguesh Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Perched on a hillock amidst lush green hills, this temple boasts distinctive elegance, with its prominent white tower serving as a countryside landmark.
Shree Mahalsa: A short distance from the Shri Mangueshi temple, explore the Shree Mahalsa temple, dedicated to an attribute of Lord Vishnu. Delve into the spiritual ambiance of this sacred site.
Hotel Drop-Off (6:00 PM): As the day comes to an end, you will be comfortably dropped off at your hotel, concluding your enriching exploration of Goa's spiritual and cultural heritage.