Tuesday, 9 April 2013

The Journey - Pride of the South - Goa

Goa: A World of Golden Beaches
Also known as "Pearl of the Orient" and a "Tourist Paradise", the state of Goa is located on the western coast of India in the coastal belt known as Konkan.
The magnificent scenic beauty and the architectural splendors of its temples, churches and old houses have made Goa a firm favorite with travelers around the world.
But then, Goa is much more than just beaches and sea. It has a soul which goes deep into unique history, rich culture and some of the prettiest natural scenery that India has to offer.
Besides the natural beauty, the fabulous beaches and sunshine, travellers to Goa love the laid-back, peaceful, warm and friendly nature of the Goan people. After all, more than anywhere else on planet earth, this is a place where people really know how to relax.

Day 7 - Goa
09:30 am:Breakfast on board The Golden Chariot
10:00 am:Depart for sightseeing
11:00 am:Visit the famous churches of old Goa
12:15 pm:Visit an old Portuguese house; Sola Souto Maior for tea / coffee and cookies; shopping at the emporium
02:00 pm:Reach Majorda Beach Resort for lunch
03:00 pm:An Ayurvedic massage, a visit to the casino, a dip in the pool / beach, etc.
04:00 pmDepart from the resort
05:30 pmBack on Board The Golden Chariot
07:00 pm:
Dinner on board The Golden Chariot
Depart for Bangalore
Day 8 - Bangalore
09:30 am:Breakfast on board The Golden Chariot
11:00 am:Reach Yeswanthpur Railway Station
Farewell by the entire crew.