The walk begins Tobacco Square near the main Post Office in Panjim and then leads us into the heritage precinct of St. Thomas ward, passing the small church of San Thome. We visit the famous old 31st January Bakery, and then move into the Fontainhas area passing the chapel of San Sebastian. This leads to a cluster of interesting buildings around Panjim Inn, Postuguese Foundation, and Galerie Gitanjali. We give you an exclusive insider access to visit a famous Goan musician and get insights into Portuguese influence on Goan music. Get mesmerized by Fado, Latin and Folk music performed by the musician. We then stop by ‘Marcou Artifacts’ a local producer of handcrafted ceramic souvenirs. We hand out souvenir gifts exclusively to all our guests as a part of our experience. We then return to the Post Office by a different route. We also provide a voucher for Coffee @ INR 50 which is a single estate coffee at a cafe in Fontainhas exclusively for our guests Our presenters will highlight all the above places with fascinating history and anecdotes that are unheard of and will share a very unique perspective of the making of Fontainhas.
Lata Murali Ameez Amreen Val
We are a group of licensed guides under MAKE IT HAPPEN, which is an Experiential Travel Company, that specializes in curating immersive travel experiences. We qualify as local experts and are passionate about the history, culture, art & heritage of Goa, and have invested several years into studying and perfecting the art of storytelling. Maxie is a professional dance tutor and music composer. Alirio has over 40 years of Travel Industry experience. Anthony is a member of the Executive committee of Goa heritage Action Group and has invested years into studying the history and heritage of Goa.
– Get insight to Portuguese art and and Goan artists at the Portuguese foundation – Access to traditional Hindu House – Exclusive access to a traditional house from the Portuguese era. – Visit an art Gallery – Exclusive entry to meet a renowned Goan Musician at his residence. – A mesmerizing music performance by the musician at his residence. – Visit ‘Marcou Artifacts’ where our guests will be given gift souvenirs as part of the experience.
The experience may not be enjoyed by infants and toddlers. We give all guests a souvenir and a post card. We will be giving all our guests a voucher for single estate coffee @ INR 50.