This modern, technicolour temple off Dr Dada Vaidya Rd is not particularly imposing, but is worth a look inside as the first Hindu...
Nearby, be on the lookout for the tiny Jama Masjid mosque, barely 100m south of the Municipal Gardens, built about two centuries ago....
To the west of the Municipal Gardens, the grassy Azad Maidan (Freedom Park) wouldn’t, sadly, win any prizes at a flower show. It’s...
If you’re feeling up for a bit of grim local grime, you’ve found the right place at the Nacional. It’s dismal, dark and dank, but with...
Gujarat Sweet Mart
If you’re possessed with a sweet tooth, here’s the place to indulge it, with a panoply of Indian confectioneries of the sweet, sweeter...
7th fl, Junta House, Swami Vivekanand Rd · interesting places nearby
Public Observatory information
For anyone interested in checking out the incredibly clear night skies over Goa, the local branch of the Association of Friends of Astronomy has a public observatory. The local enthusiasts are only too happy to welcome visitors and explain what you’re looking at. The view of Panaji by night is lovely, especially around dusk.