Fort Aguada / Light House – Visit To The fort which was constructed in 1612 to guard against the Dutch and the Marathas.This old Portuguese fort stands on the beach south of Candolim, at the shore of the Mandovi River.
Old Goa Churches – Visit the Se Cathedral the largest church in Asia and theBasilica of Bom Jesus where you would find the mortal remains of the patron Saint of Goa, St. Francis Xavier.
St. Augustines Tower – The Built in 1602, the only ruin of the Church of St. Augustine on the Holy Hill at Old Goa near the Nunnery, is a lofty 46-metre high tower defying the torrential rains.
Mangueshi Temple – A temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and the birth place of Bharat Ratna awardee and renowned singer LataMangeshkar.
Spice Plantation– You are accorded a warm traditional welcome and the guide will take you around the plantation providing informative tips about locally grown spices. Enjoy a Goan Buffet and don’t miss to sip some local Feni.
Dona Paula – An estuary overlooking the port city of Goa, Vasco-da-Gama and simply known as the lover paradise.
Miramar Beach – Located barely 03 kms from the Capital, this beach welcomes you to swaying Pine trees and also holds the mortal remains of the first Chief Minister of Goa.
Sunset Boat Cruise – Cruise down the River Mandovi. Enjoy the traditional Goan& Portuguese dances performed onboard and dance to the tune of some scintillating music.
||9:30am to 7:30pm
|Private A/C Transport, Driver Cum Guide
||Sunset River Cruise
|Guided Tour of Spice Plantation
||Buffet Lunch at the Spice Plantation
|PICK UP – DROP
||Pick up & Drop will be provided from Hotels booked in Calangute, Baga, Arpora, Nagoa, Candolim, Sinquerim, Nerul Area. Transport required in areas other then mentioned above will be charged extra.
What time does the tour begin?
The Tour begins at 9.30 a.m.
What time does the tour end?
The tour ends at 7.30 p.m.
Does the package include breakfast and lunch?
It only includes lunch at Spice Plantation
Is it advisable to bring children for the tour?
Yes it is.
What should I wear?
Preferably light comfortable cotton clothes since you will be outdoors most of the day. Wear a comfortable pair of shoes since you will be doing a lot of walking around.
Please note you need to be decently dressed as you will be entering religious places of worship. A big NO to sleeveless tops, t-shirts or shorts or skin tight clothing.
Should I book the tour in advance?
We always recommend booking in advance as you will have a confirmation of going on the tour.
9:00am to 9:30am: Pick-up
Hotel to Fort Aguada / Light House
9:30am to 10:00am:
Drive to Old Goa Churches & St Augustine Tower.
10:00am to 10:30am
Explore Old Goa, Visit the Se Catherdral, the largest church in Asia and the Basilica Of Bom Jesus where you will find the mortal remains of the patron saint of Goa St. Francis Xavier.
10:30am to 11:00am:
Drive to Mangueshi Temple
11:00 to 12:00am
Explore Mangueshi Temple
This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva, which is just a stone throw away from the birth-place of India’s evergreen nightingale Lata Mangeshkar
12:00am to 01:00pm
Drive to the spice plantations
01:00pm to 3:00pm
Tour of spice plantation & buffet lunch. Take a guided tour of the spice plantation followed by Goan style buffet lunch (Veg/Non-Veg) and an elephant ride/shower (optional @700 per person/ride)
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Drive to the Panjim City to see the Famous Panjim Church
4:00pm to 4:30pm
Drive to Dona Paula, Famously known as the lovers-spot, Dona Paul jetty makes for the perfect setting to capture great pictures
4:30pm to 5:00pm
Visit Miramar Beach. Miramar Beach marks the point where the Arabian Sea meets the mouth of Mandovi River. It contains the mortal remains of the first Chief Minister of Goa.
5:00pm to 5:30pm
Proceed to the boat jetty
6:00pm to 7:00pm: Return
Sunset Boat Cruise, Enjoy the tropical sunset while being entertained by Goan & Portuguese dancers performing to the tune of some scintillating music.
7:00pm to 7:30pm: Return
Return to your hotel