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Panjim City and River Cruise
Panjim city of Goa elegantly stands against the Mandovi River which is internationally famed for offering pleasurable cruising experience. Prominently known as the Portuguese town, Panjim city stands as the capital of Goa. It has been exquisitely ornamented with beautiful churches, Portuguese Baroque style buildings, ancient villas and certain other magnificent edifices.
The beautiful sites such as Dona Paula enhance the beauty of this city all the more. The place exceptionally depicts the natural beauty and affirms to be a witness of the merging of the two wonderful rivers of Goa.
Panjim stand as a major pilgrim site for Christians as it elegantly houses beautiful churches. Some of the churches are The Church and Convent of St. Monica, the Church Of Our Lady Of The Rosary, the Church Of St. Francis Of Assisi, and the Church Of St. Francis Xavier. The remains of St. Augustine's Tower come under the major ancient allurement of the place.
Aguada Fort, standing as the best-preserved Portuguese bastion in Goa, beautifies the terrain of Panjim city. Constructed in 1612, the Aguada fort has various legends behind its emergence and affirms to be an ideal place for history buffs. The Archaeological Museum & Portrait Gallery and the Archives Museum Goa stands as ideal sites for art lovers. These places exhibits the rarest antiques of ancient sculptures and stones, portraits, coins and currency, court fee stamps and armory of the Portuguese period etc. that dates back to early and late medieval periods.
You will witness all of the above with much more attractions of Panjim city during this tour. We will let you explore this wonder city in the coolest part of the afternoon. You’ll be guided by a tour escort throughout so that you don’t come across any misgivings in between. After exploring the city we take you to the market to shop.
Next, we will take you to the cruise on the Mandovi River. Meanwhile you can relax and enjoy a drink or two. You’ll be entertained with live Goan music and folk dance en route. While sailing through the river you’ll come across various mesmerizing sights. En route you can enjoy the natural surroundings of the green foliage complementing the azure water of the river. The cruise will take you to the amazing destinations of the city like Aguada Fort, Cabo Raj Bhavan and Reis Magos Church etc.
What the trip Includes:
• return transport
• a short city tour
• boat fees
• a beer or soft drink on the boat
• Services of our guide