Hit Enter to search or Esc key to close
Keywords
When
Guests

History

Ancient history and settlement.

Goa has been a fabulous location. Therefore, it has been the most favorite colony for the British, French and Portuguese. The state has awesome weather and equally fabulous views. The place carries a rich legacy of all its major influences. The state is one of the smallest states of the nation. It was discovered by the explorer – Vasco da Gama. The explorer landed in Calicut and established Cape of Good Hope. This was an important trade route. The state has an area of 3702 square kilometers. Today, Murmuagao is one of the most natural harbour.

The historic place

Early history of the place is unknown. However, the early stages of the Christian era, Goa became the part of Satavahana Empire. This was followed by Kadamba, Chalukya and Silharas. Goa was a part of the Mauryan Empire. This was in the third century BC. The place even had a brief Muslim rule. However, the same was quickly overturned by the Vijayanagar Empire. With brief rule of other Indian dynasties, quickly foreign invasion occurred. Soon Dutch, French, English, Portuguese, etc. started vying for its excellent quality.

Geography

Ancient history and settlement.

The Maldives consists of 1,192 coral islands grouped in a double chain of 26 atolls, along the north-south direction, spread over roughly 90,000 square kilometres (35,000 sq mi), making this one of the world’s most dispersed countries. It lies between latitudes 1°S and 8°N, and longitudes 72° and 74°E. The atolls are composed of live coral reefs and sand bars, situated atop a submarine ridge 960 kilometres (600 mi) long that rises abruptly from the depths of the Indian Ocean and runs north to south.
Only near the southern end of this natural coral barricade do two open passages permit safe

Map

Goa Tours

₹25,000 ₹23,000 Tour list image

Agonda Beach, Goa

Beach 5 1 review 6 days
₹35,000 ₹32,000 Tour list image

Arambol Beach, Goa

Beach 4.5 2 review(s) 6 days
₹35,000 ₹32,000 Tour list image

Ashwem Beach, Goa

Beach 5 1 review 6 days
₹705 ₹999 Bambolim Beach Goa

Bambolim Beach, Goa

Beach 5 1 review 6 days
₹2,920 Benaulim Beach, Goa

Benaulim Beach, Goa

Beach 5 1 review 6 days
₹26,000 ₹24,000 Betul Beach, Goa

Betul Beach, Goa

City Tour, Culinary, Cultural, Historic 5 1 review 6 days
₹28,000 ₹26,000 Bogmalo beach Goa

Bogmalo beach, Goa

City Tour, Cultural, Historic, Honeymoon 0 review(s) 6 days
₹633 Butterfly Beach, Goa

Butterfly Beach, Goa

Beach 0 review(s) 6 days
₹29,000 ₹27,000 Cabo de Rama Beach Goa

Cabo de Rama Beach, Goa

Beach 0 review(s) 6 days
₹2,099 ₹19,000 Candolim Beach, Goa

Candolim Beach, Goa

Culinary, Historic, Nautical 5 1 review 6 days
₹35,000 ₹33,000 avelossim Beach, Goa

Cavelossim Beach, Goa

Beach 0 review(s) 6 days
₹35,000 ₹33,000 Chapora Beach, Goa

Chapora Beach, Goa

Beach 0 review(s) 6 days
₹36,000 ₹34,000 Coco Beach Goa

Coco Beach, Goa

Culinary, Cultural, Historic, Nautical 0 review(s) 6 days
₹36,000 ₹34,000 Cola Beach, Goa

Cola Beach, Goa

City Tour, Culinary, Cultural, Historic, Nautical 0 review(s) 6 days
₹39,000 ₹37,000 Colva Beach Goa

Colva Beach, Goa

Beach 0 review(s) 6 days
₹36,000 ₹34,000 Dona Paula, Goa

Dona Paula, Goa

Cultural, Historic, Honeymoon 0 review(s) 6 days
₹29,000 ₹27,000 Galgibaga Beach, Goa

Galgibaga Beach, Goa

Beach 0 review(s) 6 days
₹32,000 ₹30,000 Kakolem Beach, Goa

Kakolem Beach, Goa

Culinary, Cultural, Historic 0 review(s) 6 days
₹26,000 ₹24,000 Majorda Beach Goa

Majorda Beach, Goa

Culinary, Cultural, Historic 0 review(s) 6 days
₹28,000 ₹26,000 Mandrem Beach Goa

Mandrem Beach, Goa

Beach 0 review(s) 6 days