Panaji / Panjim
Panaji - The Capital City of Goa
The old Portugese styled city of Goa
Panaji, the capital city of Goa, is the most famous tourist destination. During the Portugal rule, the city was known by the name of 'Panjim' but the official name is Panaji, which means "the land that does not flood".
Panaji is a historical Portugese style city which has some beautiful churches, monuments, houses with hanging balconies, and gardens with tall Gulmohar trees. Panaji has several places of attractions for tourists like Dona Paula Beach, Miramar Beach, Calangute Beach, Archaeological Museum, Mahalakshmi Temple and several other tourist places.
Best Season to visit Panjim
Best time to visit Panaji is from October to April.
How to reach Panaji
The nearest airport at Dabolim and the main railway station Madgaon Junction are 35 kms away from Panaji and is well connected to all major cities of India. Panjim can also be easily reached by road from the state of Karnataka and Maharashtra.