Tourist Places in Miramar

Places to Visit in Miramar

Miramar - #16 of 38 in Goa |
Miramar Average Rating - 5.9/7 1 based on 934 Ratings

Miramar is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Miramar is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Miramar are February, March, November, December. There are 18 tourist places in Miramar, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Miramar can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Miramar for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Miramar Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Miramar, browse through photos & pictures, explore Miramar using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Miramar, which are great places to visit, are Baga River, St. Michael's Church, St. Lawrence Church, Parra, Fort Aguada. Miramar can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Miramar Tourist Places



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Miramar Beach, Miramar
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Miramar Beach, also known as the Gaspar Dias, lies close to the estuary of Mandovi River. In Portuguese, Miramar means ‘viewing the sea’. The beach, lined with palm trees and facing the Arabian Sea, is visited by people for morning and evening walks. This 2 km... Read More »
"Best hotel in the Goa"Dec 17, 2016 "Miramar Beach, Panjim Goa"Jul 12, 2016
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Parra, Miramar
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Parra village is located at a distance of 20.1 km from Miramar. The Church of St. Anne, built in 1649, and the Ganesh Tollem Lake are the prominent attractions of the site. The village is known for its watermelons and imitation jewellery. Read More »
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St. Lawrence Church, Miramar
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St. Lawrence Church is believed to have been built in 1630 and is devoted to St. Lawrence. He is considered to be a patron saint of the sailors and controller of winds. The church is dome shaped and has various beautiful structures. Of all the structures, the risen Jesus... Read More »
"Patron Saint of Sailors"Jan 27, 2016
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St. Michael's Church, Miramar
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St. Michael's Church is situated on the Anjuna Beach Road. Constructed in 1595, this church is regarded amongst the oldest churches of Goa. The church is devoted to St. Miguel and is built in the Portuguese architectural style. There is a statue of St. Michael, with a... Read More »
"Do all good you can"Feb 20, 2016
Fort Aguada, Miramar
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Fort Aguada, counted amongst the prime attractions of Goa, is located around 20.6 km away from Miramar. This ancient structure is believed to have been built during the reign of the Portuguese. It was established with the aim of protecting Goa from attacks. This fort is... Read More »
"Lots of fishes!"Jun 7, 2016 "Nice Fort"Mar 6, 2016
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  • Type: River
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Baga River, Miramar
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The Baga River, commonly known as the Riviera De Goa, originates from the dense forests of Assagao and Bardez. It is around 10 km long and is home to various aquatic species that are the source of livelihood for fishermen living in the region. This river flows through... Read More »
"Beauty at its best"May 13, 2016
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Coco Beach, Miramar
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Coco Beach is located 14.6 km away from Miramar. It is dotted with thick plantations of palm trees and the seashore offers beautiful views of sunrise and sunset. Fishing is the main occupation of the people. The site is famous for its watersports as the sea water is calm... Read More »
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Vainguinim, Miramar
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Vainguinim is one of the renowned beaches of North Goa and is situated just 7 km south of the Panaji city centre. Surrounded by low hills and green vegetation, this beach is home to over 500 species of birds. This beach starts at Dona Paula and ends at Miramar. Read More »
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Archaeological Museum, Miramar
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The Archaeological Museum is situated around 14 km away from Miramar within the premises of the Convent of St. Francis of Assisi. This museum was established by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) in 1964. The museum holds display of a collection dating from the... Read More »
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Sinquerim Beach, Miramar
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Sinquerim Beach is located around 17.5 km away from Miramar. This beach is popular for various watersports like water skiing, scuba diving, fishing, parasailing and windsurfing. The major attraction of this beach is a lighthouse that offers views of the region. Some of the... Read More »
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Baga Retreat House, Miramar
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The Baga Retreat House is located on Baga Hill, around 22.2 km away from Miramar. This beach is believed to have been established in 1951 by Fr. Adrian Le Tellier SJ, a Belgian Jesuit. This house is dedicated to St. Francis Xavier. The surrounding areas of the house are... Read More »
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Saligao, Miramar
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Saligao is popular for an ancient Parish Church built in the Gothic style and is located 15.7 km away from Miramar. The site was originally known as Salgaon and was renamed as Saliago by the Portuguese. The name of the village is a combination of two words, Sal and Gao,... Read More »
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Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Miramar
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Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary is situated around 10.2 km away from Miramar, along the Mandovi River. This is considered to be the only bird sanctuary in Goa and is named after the famous Indian ornithologist, Dr. Salim Ali.   The sanctuary is home to around 400... Read More »
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Siridao Beach, Miramar
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Siridao Beach, located at a distance of 8 km from Miramar, is popular for the Chapel of Jesus of Nazareth. Several tourists from all across the globe visit this place during the first week of Easter. Siridao is a rocky and sandy beach situated near the Zuari Estuary. Numerous... Read More »
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Assagao, Miramar
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Assagao is a small village, located 22.4 km away from Miramar. This place is famous for its typical Goan homes, tropical gardens and springs that are believed to possess healing powers. The nearby beaches of Anjuna and Baga can be visited from here. Read More »
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Pomburpa, Miramar
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Pomburpa is situated 16.2 km away from Miramar in the Bardez taluka. The site is famous for its St. Cajetan Church which exhibits beautiful candelabra and panelling. There are decorated altars and a beautiful image of Our Lady within the premises of the church. Pomburpa is... Read More »
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Aldona, Miramar
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Aldona village, situated in the Bardez taluk, is about 21 km away from the destination. The St. Thomas Church, built in 1956, is the prime attraction of the site. Located on the banks of the Mapusa River, the church displays symbolic biblical murals and idols. It is believed... Read More »
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Nachinola Village, Miramar
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Nachinola village is situated around 21 km away from Miramar. It is located in the Bardez taluk and is popular for its archaeological and mythological significance. The village derives its name from the expression ‘Nach-go-Nola’, in which Nola refers to a lady who... Read More »

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