Overview

Pick-up and drop-off locations: Baga, Arpora, Nagoa, Calangute,Candolim & Sinquerim

Activity Location: South Goa

Reporting time: 8:30 AM to 09:00 AM

Activity Timings: Share in Coach 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM

                              Private Vehicle 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM

Activity Duration: 7-8 hours

Places covered: Old Goa Churches, Mangeshi Temple, Shantadurga Temple, Balaji Temple, St Augustine Tower, Dona Paula, Miramar Beach, Sunset Boat Cruise (500/- extra)

ABOUT THE SOUTH GOA SIGHTSEEING PACKAGE

South Goa is one of India's most famous tourist attractions. It is well-known for having some of India's most stunning beaches, temples, cathedrals, and other structures. South Goa has a number of temples and churches worth seeing. Churches in this area are of a variety of architectural styles, ranging from Portuguese Baroque to Gothic.

The itinerary includes stops at historical sites such as Old Goa churches, temples, beaches, and an evening boat cruise. Our tour guide will share some historical Goa knowledge with you while you are on the tour.

The journey will take you to Miramar Beach, where you can spend an hour watching dolphins (charges Rs 300/- pp payable directly). You can also enjoy an evening boat tour on the Mandovi River (charges Rs 500/- pp payable directly).

The driver will phone you in the morning to remind you to be at the pickup spot so that the pick-up will go well. The client's location is picked up from the main road. If the clients have a late night flight or train, they may accompany their baggage on the trip, the luggage can be safely stored in the bus, and the clients can return safely.

Places included in the South Goa Sightseeing Package

OLD GOA CHURCHES Visit the Se Cathedral masterpiece built in the 16 th century. Recognized as a world

heritage site by the UNESCO and famous for its golden bell world over. Parallel lies the Basilica of Bom Jesus built in 1594 and home by the body of St. Francis Xavier, the patron saint of Goa.

MANGUESHI TEMPLE: Dedicated to Bhagavan Manguesh, an incarnation of Lord Shiva the temple was built during the Maratha regime. Keeping pace with history, Portuguese-infused Goan architecture is visible here.

SHANTADURGA TEMPLE: Built between 1713 and 1738 by Chattrapati Shahu Maharaj, is also a fusion of Indo-Portuguese architecture. Incidentally, this is the oldest and richest temple in Goa and is famous for its golden palanquin.

DONA PAULA: Spectacular view overlooking, two major rivers Zuari and Mandovi meet the Arabian sea. Featured in the Bollywood movie Ek Dujea Kea Liyea, Singham etc.

SUNSET BOAT CRUISE: A “must do” while I Goa. Sail along the Mandovi river and enjoy traditional dances, music, and much more. Take back lingering memories

About Activity

08:30 AM Coach leaves for the South Goa attractions.Pick up is included from, Baga, Calangute, Nagoa, Arpora,Candolim, Sinquerim & Panjim Bus Stand
Miramar Beach & Dolphin Trips (350/- extra for Dolphin trip seasonal)

Also known as ‘Gasper Dias’, the beach is a popular tourist destination due to its easy accessibility from the capital and its soothing calmness of the waters. It fills you with tranquillity and solitude with its scenic landscape, you can also opt for a Dolphin Trip at Miramar to make the experience even more memorable.

St. Augustine Tower

This church was abandoned in 1835 after the Portuguese government of Goa began evicting many religious orders in Goa under its new repressive policies. The subsequent neglect caused the vault of the church to collapse in 1842. The body collapsed soon after and by 1871, the bell was moved from the tower to Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church in Panjim, where it remains to date. The ruins were featured in the song Gumnaam Hai Koi from the 1965 suspense thriller movie Gumnaam and 'Saathiya' from the Bollywood hit Singham.

Old Goa Churches:

Bom Jesus Basilica

This beautiful church is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the oldest churches of Goa. A silver casket shelters the body of St Francis Xavier in a mausoleum at the top. For the historical enthusiasts, the Bom Jesus Basilica Art Gallery exhibits the works of Dom Martin, a Goan painter.

Se Cathedral de Santa Catarina

One of the largest churches in India and dedicated the cathedral to Saint Catherine. The Se Cathedral has Corinthian style interiors and exteriors impress with their perfect Tuscan style architecture. 

Mangueshi Temple

This beautifully intricate, simple, well-designed, and elegant structure has interesting seven-storeyed lamp tower or deepstambha stands, posited in the temple complex. A tranquil and calm water body, which is said to be the oldest section of the temple soothes the senses and builds religious value.

Tirupati Balaji Temple

Tirupati Balaji temple one of the famous temple in India.The atmosphere on this temple is very much good. In there you can observe a fresh air and you can know many thing about the mythology. The temple is situated amidst verdant lawns and is enveloped by a sense of serenity.The temple has been blessed by His Holiness Jagadguru Sankaracharya of the Kanchikamakoti Peetam. Dedicated to Lord Venkateshwara, Lord Ganesha, and Goddess Padmavati.

Sunset Boat Cruise  (Extra 500/-) 

River Mandovi makes an adventurous cruise with a spectacular performance by the traditional Goan and Portuguese dances performers. Seek the thrill as the live musicians take the stage and tune in some scintillating music. A warm and friendly compere welcomes the guests onboard and provides interesting details of well-known landmarks on the shore.

07:30 PM Coach reaches back the meeting point after visiting the South Goa attractions

What is the Package Price?

Share in Coach Tour: The rate is Rs 400/- Per Person on a Share in coach basis

Tour by a Private car: Rate is Rs 3000/- Per Car (1 to 4 Pax)

Is Phone booking Possible ?

Booking your South Goa Sightseeing Package is very simple, you only need to click on the Book Online , confirm number of people , date and make online payments using any simple methods which includes Credit cards, debit cards or Net-banking. If you wish to meet us and pay at our office you can walk into our office in Baga – Behind Snow Park with prior phone call and get your South Goa Sightseeing Seats confirmed with advance bookings.

For Phone booking call or WhatsApp on +91 9823976212

Cancellation & Refund Cancellations

  1. Cancellation or rescheduling is not allowed within 12 hours of journey time.
  2. 50% of payments will be deducted if the confirmed ticket is cancelled.
  3. 100% of payments will be deducted if there is no show or booking is cancelled 12 hrs prior to the departure
  4. In-case of Bus AC failure, Rs.50 will be returned back through bank transfer only.
  5. Full refund in-case of Bus breakdown or cancellation of bus due to unavoidable circumstances
  6. Refund if any will be processed in your account in 7 working days

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ'S)

What is the Package Price for South Goa Sightseeing?

The  North Goa Package Price is Rs 500/- per person on a sharing basis and Rs 3000 for a Private car (1-4 pax)

Are Kids allowed on this Trip?

Kids of ages are allowed on this trip

Which Places are included in the Package?

Old Goa Churches, Miramar Beach, Dona Paula, 1 hr Dolphin Ride (Rs 300/- per person, payable directly) Mangeshi Tempe, Shantadurga Temple,  Evening Boat cruise.

How many trips are conducted daily?

There is just one trip operating on a daily basis

What is the Duration of the Trip?

The Duration of the trip is about 10 hrs (08:30 AM to 08:00 PM)

Is Food included in the tour?

No, It is to be paid by the clients directly.

Are Transfers included in the trip?

Yes, the transfers are included from Baga/Calangute/Nagoa/Arpora/Candolim  & Sinquerim area 

Can guests go on the trip along with their Luggage if they have late night flight or Train?

Yes, Of course, The guest can take luggage on tour if they have a late-night flight/train. They will have to make their own way to the Airport/Railway station at the end of the tour

What are the things to be carried by the clients on the tour? 

Specs, Camera, Body Lotion, and a Hat

What type of clothing to wear?

The clients can wear proper comfortable clothes, Revealing clothes such as Deep neck clothes are not to wear as the client may not get entry into the temple premises.

Is Entrance Fees included in the tour?

No, They are to be paid by the clients directly. There is an Entrance fee for an Evening Cruise of  Rs 500/- per person.

8 Hours 06 Feb, 07 Feb, 08 Feb, and more Panaji, Goa
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Best tourist attractions covered
  • Sunset cruise offers the best of Goa experience
Pickup point
Directions.
Miramar Beach, Panaji, Goa View on Map