Experience the glimpse of Portuguese Era, beautiful Indo-portuguese buildings and monuments that riddled with history and heritage of the vintage city. Pass through the Fontainhas Neighborhood and see the inside of the city with some charming places with a beautiful view which we have discovered and travelers don't want to miss in this amazing walking tour of the old town. Highlights of Portuguese influenced Goa is an unmatched heritage experience with awesome stories to understand a city's existence, culture and lifestyle. Capture the beauty of colorful lanes, houses, historical monuments and friendly local people in your lens, capture memories not just only pictures and store them in your memories to cherish life-long from this tour. We follow a unique style of ‘infotainment’ to ensure that you enjoy the tour and don't get bored, irrespective of whether you love history or not, this walking tour will be a unique, fun and memorable experience for you. By the end of the tour you will develop a great perspective of the city, its culture and you will also get some great insider tips and tricks to save money and to explore the best of the city.
Hi Folks, I am Puneet, a passionate traveler & love meeting new people, our passion led us to start our own venture Yo Tours, to provide travelers a unique experience in Indian cities like a local, similar to when people stay at Airbnb accommodation, they get to meet locals to have an amazing experience. I along with my co-hosts Vrushali will host you to give exclusive glimpse of the city of land, sun & sand, its culture, cuisines, local trivia. Vrushali is a born Mumbaiker and fervid traveller, her passion toward travel bring her to Goa, she possess a natural instinct of connecting with people. She'll show you around Goa in the best way possible to realise the full potential of the city.
This walking experiene of portuguese era start from the Panjim Church moving up toward the Altinho Hill stepped street and Archbishop's Palace. We continue exploring through Portuguese influenced lanes, old Indian High Court, modest art gallery with scandinavian art & original work by locals, colorful centuries old buildings, cafes in Fontainhas Neighbourhood and the Maruti Temple in Hindu Neighbourhood situated on top of of the Altinho hillock.
Highlights of Portuguese influenced Goa