Remarkable South Goa Sightseeing Tour by Car
The state of Goa is comprised of two parts—North Goa and the other is South Goa. People rush o visit South Goa for its spectacular views and spend holidays visiting the famous and wonderful destinations of this part. Its mouth-watering meals, peaceful and calm beaches, and architectural style are famous among tourists. Earlier in history, South Goa was under the rule of Mauryas and afterward came under the reign of Satvahanas, Bhojas, Chalukyas, and Silharas. The lifestyle, architecture, culture, and tradition of South Goa had a great impression left by the Portuguese because they continued to rule this region for nearly 450 years. People in South Goa can find unlimited watersports and fun activities and has beautiful sightseeing destinations. The festivals and fairs in South Goa are celebrated with full vigor and great zeal and people remain enthusiastic about these events. Some of the festivals celebrated in South Goa include Ganesh Chaturthi, Feast of St. Francis, Carnival, Shigmo, and many more.
Sightseeing Package in South Goa
The sightseeing package in South Goa covers the following tourist places.
Churches of Old Goa
Basilica of Bom Jesus, Old Goa
You will visit the largest church in Asia—St. Cathedral and will explore the remains of St. Francis Xavier, the Patron Saint of Goa in the famous Basilica of Bom Jesus.
St. Augustine’s Tower
You will visit the only remaining portion of St Augustine Church that is constructed on the Holy Hill of Old Goa close to the Nunnery. The tower resists the territorial rains with its 46-meter-high elevated tower.
Mangueshi Temple, Goa
This is a famous Lord Shiva Temple. It is famous because it is the birthplace of the well-known singer Lata Mangeshkar who has won the Bharat Ratna award as well.
Spice Plantation, Goa
You will be traditionally welcomed at this place. You will be led by a local guide on this tour around the spice plantation. You will be given some useful tips about locally grown spices. You will also enjoy sipping local Feni and the delicious Goan Buffet.
Miramar beach, goa
This beach is located a 3 km distance away from the capital and is popularly known for possessing the remains of the very first Chief Minister of Goa. You will see the brilliant Pine trees along Miramar Beach.
The place is named to commemorate the famous Dona Paula de Menezes. This place is popularly known as Lover’s Paradise. The famous Dona Paula bay is situated at the spot where the two famous rivers of Goa join the Arabian Sea.
Sunset River Cruise
Sunset river cruise, goa
You will enjoy the dance performances representing Goan and Portuguese culture on the river cruise in Goa. You can also enjoy dancing to the beats of some peppy music that sound lively and excellent to the listening senses.
You will depart from your hotel for the river cruise.
River Cruise Timings & Duration
The duration of the river cruise tour will be from 9:30 am to 7:30 pm
Transportation facilities will available for the hotels booked in Calangute, Baga, Candolim, Sinquerim, Arpora, Nerul, and Nagao. Pick-up and drop-off facilities for places other than those mentioned above will be charged an extra amount.
Private AC Transport
The river cruise tour package includes private AC transport with the driver, a thoroughly guided tour, and a buffet lunch (excluded) at the Spice Plantation.
The price of the river cruise starts from Rs 3199 Per Vehicle, a minimum of two people.