Mumbai Goa & Daman with India Portuguese Tour
(from: Sep 24, 2012 to: Sep 24, 2012)
Portuguese culture had touched India long back when they ruled in some parts of it before British came. That part of history is still alive in the form of architecture. Places like Mumbai, Bassein and Goa are the most influenced of the places where Portuguese lived. When you have travel and enjoyed one part of the history of India, you can keep yourself away from other flavours of tourism here and India Portuguese tour in one such thing. The tour will highlight the details of a bygone era that is forgotten but it still lingers desperately in the intricacies of some places in more than one sense.
This tour will be an exquisite sojourn of yore in the cities that are now symbolic of urbanism in India. Following are the points that will give you a fair idea of the trip:
1. The trip might be of 8 to 10 days if you are planning to enjoy every place thoroughly.
2. You journey will start from the day you land in Mumbai. Mumbai is the first place in your list of places of Portuguese reminiscent.
3. The Journey will have following inclusions:
Mumbai- Where you get a chance to visit Elephanta Caves with great archaeological importance. This visit generally comes before the tour of the Bombay city in the tour itinerary because of the cool of the morning. Visit Gateway of India, National Gallery of Modern Art, Prince of Wales Museum, Flora Fountain, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mani Bhavan, , Marine Drive, Chowpatty Beach and Haji Ali. There are many other places you can visit if the time permits.
Bassein and Daman- Bassein Fort, that was constructed in 16th century and resided till 18th century, is located in Vasai. While on our road to Daman, you will find this masterpiece of Portuguese architecture that houses a church as well as a cemetery with graves marked in Latin
Places to be visited in Daman include Church of Bom Jesus (constructed in 1603 AD), Devka Beach, Fort of Nani Daman, Jampore Beach, Lady of Remedios Church, The Fort of Moti Daman / Light House and Our Lady of Rosary Church.
Goa- After you return to Mumbai from Daman, you will be headed to Goa, one of the best beach locations in India and the World. Basilica of Bom Jesus, The Se Cathedral (Se Cathedral of Santa Caterina), Fontainhas, the Latin quarters, passing through the famous statue of Abade Faria or Jose Custodio de Faria trying to hypnotize a women and Dona Paula Jetty. You can enhance your experience by having a Portuguese or Goan dinner at O'Coqueiro, which is well known for its cuisines.
Are you ready for a lifetime of experience with classical india Tour in the above told places?
For more detail visit-http://www.indiatourpackages.co.uk/portugese.html
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