Goa

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Panjim

Panjim is the state capital of Goa and the administrative headquarter of North Goa District. This is a beautiful coastal town is adorned with churches and cathedrals and a string of beaches.

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Panjim
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Old Goa

Old Goa is one of the important region of Goa due to its historical significance. It was the former capital of Goa under the 350 years of Portuguese reign. It is an UNESCO declared World Heritage Site due to its Renaissance architecture which can be still witness in the monuments and churches of the region.

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Old Goa
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The Basilica of Bom Jesus

The Basilica of Bom Jesus or Basilica of Good Jesus s a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The basilica holds the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier. The church is located in Old Goa, which was the capital of Goa in the early days of Portuguese rule. Once every twelve years, the body is taken down for veneration and for public viewing. The last such event was conducted in 2004.

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The Basilica of Bom Jesus
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Beaches of Goa

Beaches of Goa are much ahead of other beaches in India in terms of popularity and the facilities that are available here. Colva, Anjuna and Baga Beach are some of the most popular beaches of Goa. They have exotic cuisine backed by the pleasure of sun and sand, and water sports facilities that include from water scooters to water gliding.

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Beaches of Goa
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