Vasco Da Gama Tourism & Travel Guide

On the western tip of Goa and Mormugao peninsula lies the lively port city of Vasco Da Gama. Even though the city itself is busy and dusty, a few places justify halting here for a day before getting your Goa trip started. Just behind Dabolim airport is the Bogmalo beach, small and quaint, but pretty nevertheless. If you want a little privacy, pay a visit to the Velsao Beach. It is not touristy and you may even spot a dolphin or two here. For a spectacular view of the sea, climb up a few stairs to visit the Japanese Garden on a hillock on a breezy evening. The Naval Aviation Museum behind the airport is a great way to pass time if you are interested in the history of Indian Naval Aviation. Vintage air crafts, helicopters and vessels preserved here will give you a taste of the heritage of the port city. Another must-see is the ancient St. Andrews Church in Vasco da Gama. The walls are adorned with beautiful azulejos and the cemetery is maintained well. If nothing else, a relaxing walk on the beach will make Vasco Da Gama absolutely worth it.
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Trips and Itineraries for Vasco da Gama

3 Days
Under the same roof as Vasco da Gama!

It was late afternoon and the place where I usually stay was fully booked. I walked around and st...

Divya Soundararajan
3 Days
St Mary's Island - Where Vasco Da Gama set foot first.

Will you believe if I tell you that Madagascar, which now is in the African Continent, was once a...

Karim S A
4 Days
Goa- A rain-drenched backpacking trip

I'm crazy about two things - travelling and the monsoons. What do you get when you combine both?&...

Manish Menon
Don't be a Gama in the land of Lama

We left from Kaza at around 12 in the afternoon to visit the highest motorable village in all of ...

Wandering Post-its
Kake Da Hotel - Thoda Murga Shurga Ho Jaye!

It was evening and Janak was getting restless as we had been at home all day tryin...

Anuj Tikku
8 Days
Party Capital of India, GOA

A Trip to the Party Capital of India - Goa is a great trip of all my trips in India. Three of us ...

Raghu Vamsi Kodaboina

Top Places To Visit in Vasco da Gama

Bogmalo Beach
South Goa District, Vasco da Gama 403802
Hollant Beach
2 Km From Bogmalo, Bogmalo
San Antonio Island
Off the Chicalim Coast, Chicalim, Vasco da Gama

Hotels and Homestays in Vasco da Gama


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Mahabaleshwar
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