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Vasco da Gama Destination Guide

Explore Vasco da Gama in India.

Vasco da Gama in the region of Goa with it's 100,485 inhabitants is a place in India - some 940 mi (or 1,513 km) South of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Vasco da Gama is now 08:53 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Vasco da Gama, Vaddem, Sancoale, Panjim, Marmagao or Bangalore. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Tomb of St Francis Xavier @ Basilica Bom...

02:05 min ( January 15, 2009 by Jawa2lak)
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During my visit to the Basilica Bom Jesus Church at Goa, I saw the sacred relics(Tomb) of St.Francis Xavier

Landing at Dabolim Airport (Goa)

02:58 min ( September 01, 2007 by mischastolz)
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This is our landing at Dabolim Airport in Goa. We had been flying with Jet Airways from Mumbai to Goa. Enjoy the announcement at the end :)

Chillout downtempo ambient dub: Allel...

05:04 min ( May 03, 2008 by neuphoria11)
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ITunes: (more links below) "DXLR8 - Downtempo 'Best Of' by KIA & Shinjuku Zulu" release now available, see links above Song clips for the KIA and Shinjuku Zulu compilation "...

Vasco Da Gama St Andrew's Church

00:26 min ( March 23, 2009 by grcmspt)
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A birds eye view of the St.Andrew's Church at Vasco da Gama, Goa, India. This is the burrial place of the crew from the Martin Mariner P306 which crashed on 10th of June 1959

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Yoga Holiday In Goa, India

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Baisakhi Celebrations In Goa With Taj

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Interesting facts about this location

Tilak Maidan Stadium

Tilak Maidan Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Vasco da Gama, Goa, India. It is used mostly for football matches and regularly hosts matches in the I-League as well as local Goan leagues. The stadium holds 12,000 people. The stadium is maintained by the Sports Authority of Goa. The stadium is the home ground for local team Vasco SC, however, they often use the much larger Fatorda Stadium in Margao.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 15.4, 73.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in India, Sports venues in Goa, Vasco SC

Goa International Airport

Goa International Airport, more commonly known as Dabolim Airport, is an international airport located in the village of Dabolim in Goa, India. It is the only airport in the state and operates as a civil enclave in a military airbase named INS Hansa. It is 4 km from the nearest city Vasco da Gama, 23 km from the South Goa district headquarters Margao and 30 km from the capital city Panjim.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 15.4, 73.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Goa, Buildings and structures in Goa, Transport in Goa

National Institute of Oceanography, India

The National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) is one of 37 constituent laboratories of the CSIR - Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, an autonomous research organization in India. The institute has its headquarters in the coastal state of Goa, and regional centres in Kochi, Mumbai and Vizag. The Institute was established on 1 January 1966.

More reading: National Institute of Oceanography, India homepage
Located at 15.4, 73.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Goa, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Oceanographic institutions, Organizations established in 1966, Research institutes in India

Raj Bhavan (Goa)

Raj Bhavan (Hindi for Government House) is the official residence of the Governor of Goa. It is located in the capital city of Panaji, Goa. The present governor of Goa is Bharat Vir Wanchoo.

More reading: Raj Bhavan (Goa) homepage
Located at 15.4, 73.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Goa, Government of Goa, Governors' houses in India, Panaji

Zuari River

The Zuari River is the largest river in the state of Goa, India. It is a tidal river with a total length of 34 kilometres. The Zuari originates at Hemad-Barshem in the Western Ghats. The Zuari is also referred to as the Aghanashani in the interior regions. It flows in the southern-western direction through the talukas of Tiswadi, Ponda, Mormugao, Salcete, Sanguem and Quepem. The Zuari and Mandovi Rivers form the backbone of Goa's agricultural industry.

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Located at 15.4, 73.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Goa, Rivers of Goa