capital among all Indian states,that is two and a half times that of the country.It was ranked the ‘best placed State’ by the “Eleventh Finance Commission” for its infrastructure and ranked on top for the ‘best quality of life’ in India by the National Commission on Population based on the 12 Indicators.
Panaji is the state’s capital, while Vasco da Gama is its largest city. The historic city of Margao still exhibits the cultural influence of the Portuguese, who first landed in the early 16th century as merchants and conquered it soon thereafter. Goa is a former Portuguese province; the Portuguese overseas territory of Portuguese India existed for about 450 years until it was annexed by India in 1961.
Best Travelling places in Mumbai & Goa:
MUMBAI-Elephanta Caves,Kanheri Caves,Mahim Fort,Belapur Fort,Bombay Castle,Castella de Aguada etc.
GOA-St. Catherine Chappel,ASI Museum,Se Cathedral,Arch of Viceroy,Basilica of Bom Jesus,St. Augustine Tower,Goa State Museum,Mandovi River View.
Mumbai & Goa Best time to Visit:
November to February,March to May & June to October.
1st day-Arrived Mumbai Station and transfer to Mumbai Hotel.To day sight seen Elephant Cave.Night stay at Mumbai.
2nd day-After Breakfast Mumbai Sight seen with Sea- LINK & JUHU. At 11.05 p.m. by Konkan Kanya Exp.(Train no-10111) transfer to Goa.
3rd day-After Breakfast North Goa sight seeing ( Aguwada fort,Sinquirim Beach,Vagotore Beach,Anjuna Beach, Calangute Beach.).N.B- River Cruise@ Rs 300/- &Dolphin Cruise @ Rs 300/- Entry fee , Extra.Night stay at Goa.
4th day-South Goa sight seeing ( Ancesller Big Foot & Goa Musium,Shanta Durga temple,Mangeshi temple,Bomb Jesus ST Francis Xiver Churchs,Miramar Beach, Dona-Paulo,Fish Aqurium )N.B- Goa museum @50/-& Aqurium@150/-Entry fee extra.Night stay at Goa.
5th day-Vasco da Gama station drop.
By road u can cover Mumbai & Goa.
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Nearest station– Mumbai cstm(CSTM) & Goa Nearest station Vasco da gama (VGS) & Madgaon(MAO)
Nearest Airport– Goa International Airport(GOI) & Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport(BOM)