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Pilar Museum

Near Pilar Hillock, Panjim, India
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Scenic

The view is amazing but the Chapel is definitely worth a visit, it is located right at the top of... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
Aaron D
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Mumbai, India
Goa's first capital

Goa has had 4 capitals, Chandrapur which is today's Chnador, Goapuri, Goa Velhe and Panjim. Apart... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Sameer C
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

The view is amazing but the Chapel is definitely worth a visit, it is located right at the top of the mount

Thank Aaron D
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Goa has had 4 capitals, Chandrapur which is today's Chnador, Goapuri, Goa Velhe and Panjim. Apart from Goapuri, we can see rest of the three. to see first capital that is Goapuri or Jaikeshi, we need to go on terrace of Pilar museum.Even we can...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

The venue is located on a hill top and is very well maintained as its surrounded by some scenic natural beauty with lots of evergreen trees surrounding the area. It has a touch of serenity and holiness to the place and also has a seminary...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2014

The chapel at the mount of Pilar is worth visiting while in Goa. This is a place where the Pilar fathers have created an institution keeping the natural beauty alive

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Reviewed 16 February 2014

It is on a hill top and a patron saint has its tomb there. You receive calendars, offer masses, make donations and purchase lots of religious articles. They give free pocket size calendars as well as big calendars with important events on the calendars. Many...More

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