Campal Heritage Walking Tour
- See a beautiful clash of the old and the new with this heritage walk tour of Campal!
- Discover how the district became the prettiest area in Panjim through your local English-speaking guide
- Learn more about Campal's innovation on conserving natural beauty, historical sites, and modernity
- Marvel at the architectural design and urban planning of the city's establishments and parks
What to expect
Most cities are either completely urbanized, or neglected by time. But in the city of Campal, the past and the present thrive side by side. Visit this heritage district for a walk through the most idyllic parts of Panjim. For your first stop, meet your guide at Kala Academy for an educational walk along the works of the famous architect Charles Correa. Marvel at Correa's impressive approach on design, as well as his technique of incorporating nature into the architectural plan of Dayanand Bandodkar Marg. Head next to the Mandovi River for a panoramic view of the Reis Magos Fort, an ancient monument preserved by the Goan government. Move along the route and stumble upon the Maquinez Palace and the old Goa Medical College. After a quick tour of the historical sites, check out St. Inez Creek and learn how it transformed from a marshland into its current state. See more of the grid-lock pattern of the city as your guide explains the architectural aesthetic of the nearby streets. Go on a quick detour of Military Hospital before making your way back to Kala Academy.