Heritage Sites in Goa

Heritage Sites in Goa

Top Heritage Sites in Goa recommended by travellers



  • Type: Heritage Site
Ancestral Goa, Majorda Beach
Rank 57
Ranked 57 of 508
Places to Visit in Goa
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
11 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Ancestral Goa, also known as Ancestral Goa Museum, is located at a distance of around 10 km from Majorda-Beach in Loutolim village. Renowned as a big foot among natives, the museum is presently operated by Mahendra Jocelino Araujo Alvares, an artist. This open-air museum is a... Read More »
"Best night Ever"Aug 18, 2017 "Sunset at Majorda Beach"Aug 12, 2017
  • Type: Heritage Site
99%
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Fontainhas, Panjim
Rank 73
Ranked 73 of 508
Places to Visit in Goa
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Fontainhas is known for it’s Old Portuguese charm. An old Portuguese district situated in the west of the Ourem River, near the hill of Altinho,  has been called so because of it’s location amidst several springs. In the southern part of the site is located... Read More »
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  • Type: Heritage Site
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Campal, Panjim
Rank 88
Ranked 88 of 508
Places to Visit in Goa
Average Rating
6.6 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Campal is located between Panjim and Miramar. The heritage precinct is known for it’s beautiful tree-lined avenues. Built in 1970, Campal Grounds lie along the riverfront. The site also contains the Goa Kala Academy designed by world-renowned architect Charles Correa.  Read More »
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  • Type: Heritage Site
99%
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Sao Tome, Panjim
Rank 95
Ranked 95 of 508
Places to Visit in Goa
Average Rating
6.6 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Sao Tome is an old quarter that is located near Fontainhas. In this residential-office mix settlement, low-rise houses and narrow lanes create a charming setting. It was once known as Goa's 'Fleet Street', owing to the presence of newspapers and presses.   Rua de... Read More »
  • Type: Heritage Site
Altinho, Panjim
Rank 122
Ranked 122 of 508
Places to Visit in Goa
Average Rating
6.2 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Altinho has derived it’s name from the Portuguese word; meaning tall. This hilltop locality was once the home of the elites of Goa. An upmarket area, it is still home to the radio station, the Chief Minister's residence and the Archbishop's Palace. Read More »
  • Type: Heritage Site
99%
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Colonial Style Villas, Margao
Rank 150
Ranked 150 of 508
Places to Visit in Goa
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Colonial Style Villas are preserved villas lined along the lanes of Margao, which are constructed in colonial architectural style. These villas are similar to the British structures of the past. Read More »
  • Type: Heritage Site
Colonial Mansions, Varca
Rank 308
Ranked 308 of 508
Places to Visit in Goa
Colonial Mansions, such as villas and heritage houses, that are located close to the beach, are renowned for their beautiful architecture and natural surroundings. Representing the lifestyle of the Portuguese rulers along with the culture of Goa, these mansions possess a rich... Read More »
  • Type: Heritage Site
Baga Retreat House, Sinquerim
Rank 395
Ranked 395 of 508
Places to Visit in Goa
Baga Retreat House was established by Fr. Adrian Le Tellier SJ, a Belgian Jesuit, in 1951. Situated on the Casa de Retiros or Baga Hill, the house lies around 8.5 km away from Sinquerim. The site stands at the end of the Baga Hill and is bounded by the Arabian Sea on three... Read More »