Arrive into Goa
After onboard breakfast, deboard to visit the Churches of North Goa including the Basilica of Bom Jesus, a UNESCO World Heritage site, where the remains of Saint Francis Xavier are preserved. Visit the Se Cathedral, just opposite the Basilica of Bom Jesus. The Se Cathedral was built to mark the conquest of Goa by the Portuguese after defeating a Muslim army.
Return to the train for onboard lunch.
Deboard at around 15:45 hrs to visit the Goa Chitra Museum, one of the finest private ethnographic museum in the state. The museum houses a collection of pottery, farming tools, musical instruments, carts and palanquins depicting the growth of civilization in Goa. Enjoy an ‘Indian Evening’ onboard.
- Breakfast, lunch and dinner onboard.
- Overnight on the Maharajas’ Express.