Explore Goa’s historical and religious highlights on this 6-hour small-group shore excursion and tour, with pickup from Goa port or your chosen Goa location. Traveling by air-conditioned minivan, admire Hindu temples and visit the Portuguese-built UNESCO-listed Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral, and St. Francis of Assisi Church as you learn about Goa’s colonial history and culture. Your tour includes a visit to a spice plantation with an lunch included
Head onshore onto Mumbai on this half day tour designed specifically for cruise travelers that have docked onto this vibrant city! Don't just see it from aboard a boat – immerse yourself in an exploration of the amazing culture and life in Mumbai! You'll meet your professional English speaking guide who will arrange for a pick up in an air conditioned vehicle that will be waiting for you on the Mumbai Port terminal. You will then proceed the Gateway of India, built during the visit of King George V and his Queen. You will then visit the first stop: the Taj Mahal Hotel, an illustrious 5-star structure of ornate architecture. Your next stop is at a UNESCO World Heritage site, the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus train station, which is renowned for it unique gothic architecture. You can't visit Mumbai without exploring its amazing, fast paced markets, and you'll see thousands of wares, from produce and spices to souvenirs and textiles, coloring the streets and dazzling the eye. After this glimpse of everyday life in Mumbai, you'll head to the largest open air laundry in Asia, the Dhobi Ghaat, and see how such a place is so important to the millions of people in the city. Next you will visit Mani Bhavan, Mahatma Gandhi's residence, from here we go to Marine Drive. It's an amazing adventure through Mumbai, and you won't regret coming ashore here!