Duration : 08 Days / 07 Nights
Destinations : Bombay – GoaGet in Touch Click To Get Instant Quotes
Golden Beaches of Goa Train Tour is another favoured reason why tourists prefer to visit this prominent beach capital of India. Drawing tourists from the world over, Goa has an interesting mix of serene and wild beaches, laid-back culture and numerous upcoming options for tourists to choose from. But that doesn't take away Goa's primary identity synonymous to its Golden Beaches. This itinerary also allows tourists to avail the most of the pristine beaches this smallest heavenly state is known for.
Destination Covered » Bombay – Goa
Day 1. Arrive Mumbai
On arrival at Mumbai Airport, transfer to the hotel where we will be holding the rooms on ready occupancy basis, after traditional welcome check in into hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2. Mumbai - Goa
Morning visit the island of Elephanta (9 km cruise), the glorious abode of Lord Shiva. The island is famous for its great cave shrine, excavated in the sixth century. Afternoon city tour will take you to all of Mumbai's iconic landmarks: impressive Gateway of India built in 1911; the Prince of Wales Museum, famous for its collection of miniature paintings; Marine Drive, Bombay's sweeping shoreline; the unique Hanging Gardens at Malabar Hill and Mani Bhawan, a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. Evening transfer to Railway Station to connect Train # 0111 Konkan Kanya Express dep. 23:00 hr. Overnight on board.
Day 3. Goa
Arrive Madgaon Railway Station (Goa) at 10:45 hr. Transfer to hotel. Afternoon free for relax on the beach. Overnight in hotel.
Day 4. Goa
Morning visit to Old Goa driving by the seashore. Here the quaint heritage of Goa blends greatly with its monasteries, convents and chapels belonging to the times when Portuguese ruled on the glory of Goa. It is attributed to St. Francis Xavier, the Apostle of the Indies who preached the Gospel of the Christ to the region. Visit the Basilica of Bom Jesus where the mortal remains of this Saint lie preserved in an ornate silver casket. Also visit Se Cathedral, the largest church in Old Goa and the Church of St. Cajetan, modeled on the original design of St. Peter's in Rome. Overnight in hotel.
Day 5. Goa
Morning visit the St. Francis Church of Assisi, one of the most interesting architectural specimens in Old Goa. Also, visit the convent behind the church which is now converted into archaeological museum. Visit Santacruz Cathedral, a Roman Catholic Church, situated close to St. Francis Church, built by the Portuguese in 16th century. Overnight in hotel.
Day 6. Goa
Full day is free to relax on the beach. You can avail special spa packages in the hotel. (optional) Overnight in hotel.
Day 7. Goa – Bombay
Another day is free to relax on the beach. Evening transfer to Railway Station to board connecting Train # 0112 Konkan Kanya Express dep. Goa at 18:00 hr. Overnight on board.
Day 8. Bombay - Onward destination
Arrive Bombay at 05:50 hr. Transfer to airport to connect flight for onward destination.Get in Touch - Enquire Now Click To Get Instant Quotes