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“latin quarter”(19 reviews)
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Panjim, India
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All reviews narrow lanes latin quarter panjim inn old quarter beautiful area colorful houses portuguese architecture art galleries bright colors heritage walk old world charm goan food walk around velha goa portugal stroll colony
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just look around. See the small roads and Portuguese influence. Very calm and relaxing place just to hang out. To see it r Take half an hour, to enjoy it and to relax take an hour

Thank gilmostar
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you're in the area of Panjim, then the Portuguese Quarter is definitely worth a visit. The colonial influence is all around you, from the colours and architecture of the buildings to the tiled name plaques on the house. The area isn't massive, so an...More

Thank MarkAnnaLondon
Reviewed 6 days ago

Along small roads and footsteps climbing up the Altinho hill, Fontainhas is the oldest neighborhood of the city of Panjim. Fortunately in the recent decades it was understood that the old Indo-Portuguese architecture should be preserved and when you stroll around you still see the...More

Thank Pedro Manuel P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fontainhas (Also Known as the Latin Quarter) of the Panjim City is Second Place in Goa after Old Goa to give the feeling of the Portuguese feeling. This is Richest place in terms of Goan Heritage and simple ways of living. You may Just Park...More

Thank Annsley F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A walk through Fontainhas is full of colourful sights - homes painted bright yellows and terracotta and indigo with white trimmings. The roads are tree-lined and there is a chapel or two. We walked up steep steps all the way to the Panjim High Court,...More

Thank GowriNK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic place to walk through the local. We can see Old Portuguese architecture and Houses with colourful painting. Very unique compared to any Indian ancestral locale.. Must walk through with Camera to capture the unique marvel..

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was so sad when I saw this quarter... I wanted to 2 days there to see everything but I am really disappointed. There is nothing around. I wished that I stayed in another place longer...

Thank Katharina N
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

After seeing pic of building intially thought it's museum but Fontainhas is name of area, many Portuguese buildings next to each other so it looks typical Portuguese colony. The building pic which is shown in DP is Geetanjali art gallery in that colony

Thank LotusNatureCure
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Street walk along Fontainhas recalls old Portuguese memories.All houses along the street has Portuguese influence and architecture.

Thank DigamberH
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Amazing colony with colorful structures. Just near to Panji church, at walkable distance. Must visit to see Portuguese style of colonial structures and colorful buildings all the way.

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