About the walk

Panaji, the capital of Goa, has a lot to offer. The magnificent structures the city houses will make you fall in love with them. We will start the tour at the historic Tobacco Square. We will then walk through the Latin Quarter, which is an 18th-century conservation area with heritage buildings. As we climb the steps of the traditional pathway to the Maruti Temple, we will see a magnificent view of the Mandovi river. The hillock houses several important buildings of the past. We will then take a traditional route to reach the Church Square, through the heritage Court building. As we end the tour with tonnes of memories and friends, be prepared to be active and sweat, as we see the true face of Goa.

This guided tour is free.

Walk Time
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Walk Date
Meeting Time
07:15 am
A Heritage Tour of Panaji City
Saturday
29 Dec

Walk Leader

Ramchandra Prabhu Salgaonkar
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Duration

07:30 am - 10:00 am

Meeting Time07:15 am

Meeting Point

General Post Office, near Old Patto Bridge, Panaji, Goa

MediumEnglish, Hindi, Marathi

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About the Walk

Panaji, the capital of Goa, has a lot to offer. The magnificent structures the city houses will make you fall in love with them. We will start the tour at the historic Tobacco Square. We will then walk through the Latin Quarter, which is an 18th-century conservation area with heritage buildings. As we climb the steps of the traditional pathway to the Maruti Temple, we will see a magnificent view of the Mandovi river. The hillock houses several important buildings of the past. We will then take a traditional route to reach the Church Square, through the heritage Court building. As we end the tour with tonnes of memories and friends, be prepared to be active and sweat, as we see the true face of Goa.

This guided tour is free.

Please Note

  • Please note that the meeting point is a 500-metre-walk from the nearest bus stand, Kadamba.
  • Please wear comfortable shoes and carry drinking water and an umbrella or raincoat.
  • No entry fees.
  • As we shall be visiting religious sites, please dress accordingly. Please carry something to cover your head (compulsory).
  • You may carry your cameras and notebooks.
  • Limited parking facilities are available at the meeting point. Hence, we recommend that you use public transport.
  • Photography allowed.

 

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