Vasco da Gama Goa is a famous Portuguese explorer who found India while coming from Portuguese through the sea. And he first found the city Vasco, and the name of the city is named after him “Vasco da Gama”.
The city has so many unexplored places and also if anyone is looking for a cheap trip to Goa then only Vasco can give them a good tour at a cheap price.
History of Vasco Da Gama
The city Vasco da Gama was founded in the year 1543 by Vasco Da Gama, from which the Portuguese found India and entered India from here and ruled over the land for a very long time until 1961, where they gave up the land to India after a battle. It is about a 500-year-old city in India.
Vasco Da Gama found Goa on 11 September 1524 and then later demised after three months into India in Kochi, Kerala present day. He was later sent back to Portugal as they asked for it and was kept in the museum there.
Places to visit in Vasco Da Gama Goa
Bagmalo Beach is next to the small village of Bagmalo. It is considered to be one of the cleanest beaches in Vasco da Gama. Also, it is not very crowded and is away from the hotch-potch of the city. It has eateries around and the beach is safe for swimming.
Cansaulim Beach is known as the second longest beach in Goa after Calangute beach. It is famous in the Vasco Da Gama city, for its exceptional water sports on the beach. It has palm groves around with soft smooth white sand, it is also the stretch of the Velsao beach.
3. Kesarval Waterfalls
Kersarval Waterfalls is located in the Quelossim. It is one of a kind in the land of beaches. Who does not love a waterfall? Goa offers the best of the waterfalls in Vasco Da Gama. The waterfalls are inside a forest-like with many beetle palms and eagles and all sorts of birds flying around. It is also used for a swim and other playful activities.
4. Velsao Beach
Velsao Beach located in Vasco Da Gama city is a popular tourist place visited by many all year long. Goa beaches are overcrowded but Veloso cannot be considered one of those beaches. Many people come here but limited I might say that they come here for the calm vibe and ambiance. It is a 20km stretch long beach.
5. Hollant Beach
Hollant Beach is one of the smallest beaches in Goa, which is loved by all of its ability to make the sunset and sunrise be seen. There are some soft water sport activities available too like Kayaking, sailing and etc. the beach has a vast flora and fauna too making a serene view for the tourists.
6. Arrosim Beach
Arrosim Beach is a less populated beach in most of Goa. For anyone who does not like the crowd and wants some exclusive facilities, the Arrosim beach can provide that to them. There are many palm trees around with shacks providing comfort to the visitors.
7. Sahakari Spice Farm
Sahakari Spice Farm located in the Ponda region of Goa; it is a wide farm of spices grown in about 135 acres of land. One can walk through them and experience a different thing in Goa. Also, there is an elephant bathing space where one can watch many elephants bathing. The plantation grows any fruits, spices, herbs, and more.
These are some must-see places in the city of Vasco Da Gama.
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