Goa State Museum is placed in Panjim city, north Goa district which was established in 1996. The museum has approx 8,000 artefacts to show. The museum has old age coins, paintings, bronzes object, stone sculptures and wooden objects. These objects are related of the Jain, Christian and Hindu religion related. The museum has 14 galleries to show objects like Geology Gallery, Sculpture Gallery, Natural Heritage of Goa Gallery, Printing History Gallery, Goa’s Freedom Struggle Gallery, Religious Expression Gallery, Contemporary Art Gallery and Furniture Gallery. Goa Museum timing is 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. from Monday to Saturday but Sunday closed. Its entry fee is free to all people.
How can reach:- Museum is situated in capital of the state. So, it is easy to access via road national highway – 17. It is also can access by train. Its distance from main railway station Margao city is just 35 kilometres. Its distance from Dabolim international and domestic airport is just 26 kilometres.
Tourist attractions: Its nearest attractions are old Goa city’s UNESCO world heritage site churches, bird sanctuary, Dona Paula beach, The National Institute of Oceanography and other educational institutes, market places and Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church.
Goa holidays tour Tanutravels.com is a well idea to explore its most famous attractions such as UNESCO world heritage site churches which are placed in Velha Goa city (Old Portuguese capital), hundreds years old temples which also includes 13th century Mahadeva temple, beaches, Navel aviation museum and disco nightclubs.
Goa is only two district state which smallest state of the India country. Goa state has 67% Hindu and 24% Christian religion people. Goa state was colony of the Portuguese from 1510 to 1961. So Goa state has lots of churches and temples. Goa state also is famous for its hundreds years old temples. Its some most important temples are Mahadev Temple, Tambdi Surla, Mangueshi Temple, Mandodari temple, Vijaydurga temple, Vimleshwar temple, Shree Mahalasa, Shree Betal temple, Kamakshi temple, Parshuram Temple and Bhagvati temple.
Mahadev Temple Tambdi Surla: It is an oldest temple of the Goa state which was built in 12th century by Hemdari which was minister of the King Ramachandra. This temple is dedicated to lord Shiva. It is located near of the Tambdi Surla in Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary and Mollem National Park. It is just 65 kilometers far from Panaji city capital of the state in south Goa district. This temple was survived from invader of the Portuguese because it located in remote forest area. Daily several people come visit it from all over world.
Mangueshi Temple: Shri Mangeshi temple is placed in Mangeshi village in Ponda taluk, north Goa district which is just 21 kilometers far from Panaji capital city. Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Orilnal temple was destroyed by Portuguese in 1543 which was located in Kushasthali Cortalim village. New present teple is built by Maratha ruler in 1890 at Mangeshi village.
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Morjim is a coastal village in Pernem taluka, north Goa. It id located just near of the bank of Chapora River. This location also called Little Russia. Morjim village / town have lots of Russian people who come from Russia but now live in Goa regular. This beach is also famous for Olive ridley sea turtles because Goa beaches have tropical waters and warm to favour to Pacific ridley sea turtle. Morjim main attractions are beach and local village and hundreds year old Chapora fort. People can visit local people social and cultural activities. This beach is good for swimming, fishing, scub diving and boating. People also can visit Chapora Fort which was built in 1717 by King of the Sawantwadi while other fort also exists here since 1510 before arrived Portuguese.
How can reach:- Morjim beach is just 27 kilometers far from capital Panjim city. Its nearest local railway station is Thivim while Goa state main junction is Margao city. It is well connected to Dabolim airport which is just 57 kilometers far from this beach.
Goa holidays are well plan to explore its natural beaches which spread in 125 kilometers long coastline. Goa has several beaches which exist in north and south Goa. This state some beaches are Polem Beach, Galgibaga Beach, Talpona Beach,Patnem Beach, Butterfly Beach, Betul Beach, Mobor Beach, Betalbatim Beach, Cansaulim Beach, Siridao Beach and Sinquerim Beach.
Safdarjung tomb history:- It is a historical monument which dedicated to Safdarjung; it was built in 1754 by Nawab Shujaud Daula with Mughal Empire style. This building was built by sandstone and marble; this compound also has a big and beautiful garden. Nawab Shujaud Daula requested to Mughal Emperor to build this monument and got land from Emperor. Safadarjung is a powerful and rich person who real name was Mirza Muqim Abul Mansur Khan. This man ruled on Awadh; after Safdarjung death his son built his tomb in New Delhi.
Safdarjung tomb location:- It is located just near of the Safdarjung Airport which is situated on the t point of the Aurobindo road and Lodhi road, Race Club and New Delhi. Its opening time is 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM every day while closed a particular government holiday like 2 October, 26th January and 15th August.
Safdarjung tomb entry fee is Rs.5/- per head of the Indian and Rs. 100/- from foreigners tourists. The tomb department also charge Rs. 25/- for video camera. Safdarjung tomb nearest metro stations is Race course and INA. People can get this tomb from both metro stations easily.
Delhi packages tour are well plan to explore hundreds years old historical monuments where people can enjoy holiday and also can visit old age style garden. This tomb also has a big garden which has several types of the trees and water flow system which make garden cool during summer season. The Safdarjung name also has other places in Delhi like Safdarjung airport, Safdarjung hospital and Safdarjung enclave.