Goa Heritage Homes Tourist Destination
By: Tanu Travels
Goa was part of the Portuguese rule colony from 1510 to 1961 approx 450 years. So, Goa has a big influence of the European culture. During Portuguese colony rule they constructed several big homes which now exist. This homes now called heritage homes of the Goa. Several tourists come to visit these homes daily.
Goa heritage homes are also more than 450 years old. Some heritage homes also convert to luxury hotels. Some heritage homes are inhabited by their ancestors.
some most famous heritage homes are the following.
The Fernandes house which also know as Voddlem Ghor. It is located at Chandor, south Goa.
The Menezes Bragança house which was built in 1730. It is also located at Chandor, south Goa.
The Vivian Coutinho heritage house which located at Fatorda, south Goa.
Tourists can see these homes by request of the houses owners appointment or the request on the nearest tourist office. Generally House owners demand a small donation to maintenance these homes.
Goa tour holiday packages is a good idea to explore Goa mix cultural activities and its natural lands like beaches, wildlife sanctuaries and waterfalls etc.
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Page Updated Last on: Apr 05, 2015