January 27, 2018

Central Goa in one week :: Best places to visit in Goa :: Panjim Travel Guide :: India

Cultural Goa. Best places to visit in Central Goa in one week, India

If you’re looking to explore a bit more of Goa that includes the heritage and cultural side of things, central Goa can be an ideal area.

While you won’t find the most famous beaches of Goa in this region, you will find some activities that give you a different glimpse of Goa.

Cultural Goa. Best places to visit in Central Goa in one week, India

Places to stay in Panjim

Best places to stay in Central Goa: Fontainhas, Panjim, Latin Quarter of India

If you’re looking to explore central Goa in one week, Panjim is a good base.

For places to stay in Panjim, these are some of the top picks by Lonely Planet for accommodation in Panjim.

These places are located in the heritage district of Fontainhas to give you that Goan cultural feeling!

Have a look at more top hotel recommendations for Goa.

Also take a look at this map of Panjim hotels.

Panjim Inn, Heritage hotel in Goa. Best places to stay in Central Goa: Fontainhas, Panjim, Latin Quarter of India

So, let’s say you will give yourself one week in Goa

Maybe the mornings can be dedicated to an activity in central Goa, and then you can head to a beach in North Goa for the afternoons and evenings.

Or maybe you want to spend a few full days exploring the area surrounding Panjim.

No matter how you choose to do it, here are some places to visit in central Goa to put on your list of things to do!

Map of central Goa

First, get acquainted with Goa!

Explore the map of central Goa!

Map, Central Goa. List of Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Best places to visit in central Goa in one week

Fontainhas

Latin Quarter of India

Fontainhas - Latin Quarter of India, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Famous white church in Panjim

Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church

Famous white church - Panjim, Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Bascilica of Bom Jesus – UNESCO world heritage site in Goa

Old Goa

Basilica of Bom Jesus - Old Goa, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Se Cathedral

Old Goa

Se Cathedral - Old Goa, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

St. Augustine Ruins

Old Goa

St. Augustine Ruins - Old Goa, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Ferry across a Goa waterway

Free!

Goa ferry, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Reis Magos Fort

Reis Magos Fort, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Bird sanctuary nature trail

Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary

Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Chorao Island, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Chorao Island

Quiet village roads

Chorao Island, Portuguese Goan homes, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Dona Paula Jetty viewpoint

Dona Paula Jetty viewpoint, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

Bambolim Beach

Bambolim Beach, Central Goa: Best places to visit in Goa in one week, India

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