Historical Places to See in Goa
Historical Places to See in Goa

Bascilla of born Jesus

AddressOld Goa Rd, Bainguinim, Goa 403402
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour.
DistanceFromOtherPlace10 km from Panji
ExtraThe Basilica of Born Jesus or Borea Jezuchi Bajilika is located in Goa, India, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site
FactsThis was constructed in 1594.The basilica holds the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier.
OpeningHours9:00 am to 6:30 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis place tells about the history,culture and architecture in Goa for 465 years.
TicketPriceFree entry
TipsMaintain the Church Decorum.
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Fort Aguada

AddressChapora Fort Rd, North Goa, Chapora, Goa 403509
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour.
DistanceFromOtherPlace16 km from Aguada Fort
ExtraPaid parking is available.
FactsChapora Fort, located in Bardez, Goa, rises high above the Chapora River.
OpeningHours9:00 am to 7:00 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceThe sunset from this fort is a worth capturing sight.
TicketPriceFree entry
TipsBest time to visit is during sunrise or sunset.
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Viceroy Arch

AddressElla, Goa 403110
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour.
DistanceFromOtherPlace25 km from Aguada Fort
ExtraIt is from this place that the Viceroy's were welcomed to Goa. It can be called as an entrance to Goa.
FactsBrick & stone archway dating to 16th century, built over a road leading from river to town.
OpeningHoursOpen 24 hours
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis place is the evidence of the Portuguese entrance into Goa and is a soothing place to the soul.
TicketPriceFree entry
TipsPhotography is not allowed inside the monument but pictures can be clicked outside.
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Reis Magos Fort

AddressBardez, North Goa, India, 403109
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1.5 hours.
DistanceFromOtherPlace16 km from Dona Paula.
ExtraSince Post-liberation, the fort is still being used as a jail by the Goa government. The newly discovered spacious rooms, below the two main buildings are used to serve as prisons, where entry is not permitted.
FactsReis Magos Fort was built in 1551 by Sultan Adil Shah
OpeningHoursSunday - Saturday, 6 AM - 10 PM
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis is not a completely restored site but this place tells a lot about the history of Goa.
TicketPriceFree entry
TipsDo not forget to carry your cameras.
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Welcome Heritage Panjim Inn

AddressE-212, Rua 31 de Janeiro, Fontainhas, Altinho, Panaji, Goa 403001
AverageTimeToSpendAs per your convenience.
DistanceFromOtherPlace7 km from Dona Paula
FactsIt is Goa's 1st heritage hotel.
OpeningHoursOpen 24 hours.
PeopleLoveForPlaceIt is a very well maintained,Themed hotel with good staff and service.
TicketPriceRs.5000 for standard Single Room
TipsBook the rooms in advance.
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Sinquerim Fort

AddressCandolim, Goa
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour.
DistanceFromOtherPlace3.2 km from Aguada fort.
ExtraConstructed in the year 1612
FactsRemains of an old coastal fortress popular for scenic views of the ocean & sunsets.
OpeningHoursMorning-Evening
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis place is known for its beautiful sunrise and sunsets.
TicketPriceFree entry.
TipsDo carry your cameras.
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Fort Tiracol

AddressPernem Taluka, Tiracol, 403524
AverageTimeToSpendAs per your convenience.
DistanceFromOtherPlace2 km from Querim Beach
ExtraThis fort has the facility of luxurious beach resorts .
FactsSet in a 16th-century Portuguese fort, this genteel heritage hotel surrounded by lush greenery is next to a rocky coastline along the Arabian Sea
OpeningHoursOpen 24 hours.
PeopleLoveForPlaceThe lush green landscape,blowing wind and soothing atmosphere.
TicketPriceRs. 7000 per night stay in this beach fort.
TipsDo carry your cameras.
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Arvalem Caves

AddressRudreshwar Colony, Sanquelim, Goa 403505
AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1.5 hours.
DistanceFromOtherPlace28 km from Chapora fort.
ExtraThis waterfall is set amidst charming surroundings, with the Rudreshwar temple in its vicinity
FactsThis waterfall, which cascades down from the mountains from a height of 50 meters, is not as awe-inspiring as the Dudhsagar Waterfalls spectacle, but is interesting all the same.
OpeningHoursMorning-Evening
PeopleLoveForPlaceThe Historic cave dwellings thought to have been carved out of rock in the 6th century.
TicketPriceFree entry
TipsDo carry your cameras.
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