Churches In Goa
Goa is a very famous tourist spot of India. Goa is famous for its glorious beach, waterfalls and architecture. But the journey of This City is incomplete without seeing the beautiful churches. There are many Churches In Goa. The Portuguese established these churches in the 16th century. Most important The churches here are mostly made of laterite stones. Sé Catedral is one of the largest church in Asia. It took almost 80 years to build this church. It was built on the occasion of Portuguese victory over the Muslim rulers. The Portuguese have built this Cathedral Church in a very beautiful and also structurally manner.
Church Basilica of Bom Jesus is certainly famous for its unique baroque architecture. Bom Jesus Basilica is located in Old Goa. Panaji is about 10 km away along the Mandovi River and this church. Bom Jesus Basilica is one of Goa’s prime focus attractions also. Another The Church of Our Lady is one of the oldest Churches In Goa. This church is 450 years old. St.Castean church was built by some Greek and Italian priests in the 17th century. For 300 years St.Castean Church stands opposite the Cathedral Church of Goa.
The Holy Cross Shrine is a bit recent composition as compared to other churches in North Goa. Rachaul Seminary of Church is located approximately 12 km from Goa. The church is located near the banks of the gamblers river. Furthermore Mae De Deus Church is among the best churches to see in North Goa. It has a breathtaking gothic architecture and has also ornate interiors. Besides That these, Three Kings Chapel, Church of St. Cajetan, St. Diogo’s Church, Santa Cruz Church, Church of St. Francis of Assisi & Chapel of St. Francis Xavier is the leading Churches.