Tourist Places in Ponda

Places to Visit in Ponda

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Ponda Average Rating - 5.6/7 1 based on 263 Ratings

Ponda is mostly preferred by travellers from Hyderabad, Lucknow. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Ponda is, however, mostly preferred by Group, Couple. The best season or months to visit places in Ponda are February, October, November, December. There are 42 tourist places in Ponda, 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 Ponda 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 Ponda for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Ponda Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Ponda, browse through photos & pictures, explore Ponda using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Ponda, which are great places to visit, are Shri Navdurga Temple, Kapaleshwar Temple, Mahalasa Narayani Temple, Sneha Mandir, Mahalaxmi Temple. Ponda can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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Shri Shantadurga Temple, Ponda
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The temple of Shantadurga Devi (the goddess of peace) is situated at a distance 1 km from Ponda and 33 km from Panjim. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Durga and the deity is called so because she came in this form to make peace between Shree Vishnu and Shree Shiva, who were... Read More »
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Tropical Spice Plantation, Ponda
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Laxmi Narasimha Temple, Ponda
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Sri Nagesh Temple, Ponda
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The temple of Nagesh is situated in Bandora Village, 4 km to the east of Ponda. The temple, built in 1413, is dedicated to an incarnation of Lord Shiva. The temple is also famous as a "Swayambhu" shrine of Lord Shankar, which is popular for its miraculous myths.... Read More »
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Savoi Plantation, Ponda
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Shiva Temple of Shri Manguesh, Ponda
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Khandepar Cave Temples, Ponda
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Sneha Mandir, Ponda
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Mahalsa Temple, Ponda
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The temple of Mahalsa is located at a distance of 9 km from Ponda Taluk, in Mardol Village. The temple is also known as Shri Mahalsa Narayani Temple. The temple is devoted to Goddess Mahalsa (Lakshmi), the Hindu goddess of wealth and prosperity..The original location of the... Read More »
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Hanuman Temple, Ponda
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St Annes Church, Ponda
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Sri Ananta Temple, Ponda
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Sri Ananta Temple of Ponda Taluka is located at Savoi-Verem Village. The temple of Sri Ananta was built in 1540. The village of Savoi-Verem had been considered as the main place for spiritual and secular knowledge. The temple enshrines the idol of Ananta that is made of black... Read More »
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Sri Devaki Krishna Temple, Ponda
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The temple of Sri Devaki Krishna is located at a distance of 17 km from Panaji, in Marcel Village of Ponda Taluka. The temple is one of its kind in India, as it is the only temple of Devaki - Krishna, a concourse of Lord Krishna and Devaki (Lord Krishna’s Mother).... Read More »
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Bhagavati Temple, Ponda
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Mount Carmel Chapel, Ponda
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Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary, Ponda
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Located at a distance of 20 km from Ponda, in the north-east of Goa, is the Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary, the smallest wildlife sanctuary in Goa. The sanctuary is spread over an area of 8 sq km and is covered with trees such as kindall, Terninalia crenulata, lagerstroemia,... Read More »
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Safa Mosque, Ponda
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Safa Mosque is located in Shahpur District, 2 km west of Ponda. The mosque was built by Ibrahim Adil Shah, who was a Bijapur Sultan in 1560. It is one among the two Islamic monuments of the 16th century, which managed to survive the Portuguese rule. Also known as... Read More »
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Sri Ramnath Temple, Ponda
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The temple of Sri Ramnath is located near Bandode Village, in a valley at a distance of 4 km from Ponda. As per the legends, after slaying Ravana, Lord Rama installed a Shiva Lingam on these shores for cleansing his act. The earlier location of the shrine was at Loutolim, a... Read More »
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Spice Farm, Ponda
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Another major attraction of this place is the Tropical Spice Farm. It takes around 45 minutes to see the entire farm. Read More »
"Fall in love with plants"Jan 19, 2016
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Kashi Math, Ponda
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