Tours from Margao




Tours from Margao allow the tourists to explore the territory of Goa. Rachol Seminary, Church of Holy Spirit, Mormugao Fort, Reis Magos Fort, Corjuem Fort, Church of St Francis of Assis, Agonda beach, Aguada Beach, Dona Paula Beach, Sinquerim Beach, Benaulim Beach and Calangute Beach are some of the important locations around Margao that attract tourists from the different parts of the world.

Among the popular weekend tours from Margao are:

Rachol Seminary

- Rachol Seminary is situated on the banks of river Zuari about 12 kilometers from Margao. It is located about 40 kilometers from Panaji in the southern part of Goa in Salcete Taluka.

Church of Holy Spirit

- Church of Holy Spirit was constructed by Jesuit missionaries in 1564. However, it was destroyed in 1571 after the Muslim invasion of Salcette. Church of Holy Spirit celebrates its feast day in the http://www.goaholidayhomes.com/info/33-reis-magos-fort/month of May. The feast is celebrated in the final weeks of May.

Mormugao Fort

- Mormugao Fort is situated in the northwestern part of Salsete. It is located in the southern part of Mormugao Port and the northern part of the Vasco Da Gama city. The fort is situated near the Varca Beach. It is famous as the Margmagoa Harbour.

Reis Magos Fort

- Reis Magos Fort was built in 1551. The fort was rebuilt in the year 1703. It gained historical importance in 1739. Reis Magos Fort of Margao stands along Mandovi river. Presently, it is used as a prison. One can come across Reis Magos Church near the fort. The church was built in 1555 AD by Franciscan Friars.

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Last Updated on 20 September 2011



     


     

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