Quepem is known as a major city of Goa. This is very beautiful. There is a very interesting story about this city. It is said that in this city, a person constructed a house which was created through scratches and two pillars. After the construction of Quepem Goa, that person had made a very strange announcement. Another That person had said that criminals who want their rehabilitation and want to improve their life. They can go through these two pillars and start a new life. Coupem’s founder José Paulo built a mansion named Palacio de Deao, about two centuries ago. Later it was preserved and today it is a major tourist attraction.
The architecture of this house is a similar form of Indian and Portuguese architecture. Both cultures appear very well in it. Here is a unique architectural blending. Whether there is a restaurant or a library in this house, or the doors of the churches built in the Hindu style. This is enough to attract the mind of any of the tourists coming. The afternoon time is the best time to come here. If you are enjoying the special meal of Goa sitting in this place then there is just something else to enjoy here. Because by doing this you will be completely immersed in Goa.
Palacio de Deao is a place which still holds memories of ancient Portuguese Goa in its own right. If you have to see ancient Portuguese Goa then come here. If you are here, then go to the Holy Cross church which is very popular among the locals. Palacio de Deao is located in Quepem, 6 kilometers from Margao. To get here, tourists can take a rental car from Panjim, Margao or Vasco da Gama.