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Majestic ruins of monolithic architectural tower

This sure is a hidden jewel tucked in the bylanes of the famous Goa chapels & churches. Standing... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Shwetsh
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Mumbai, India
Remnants of Portuguese era

The ruins of St. Augustine's Church complex at old Goa built in 1602. It's under the protection of... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
renj01
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

This sure is a hidden jewel tucked in the bylanes of the famous Goa chapels & churches. Standing ruins give a glimpse into the magnificent structure the Augustine Tower would have been in its happier days. Nature is lush around and the place is kept...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The ruins of St. Augustine's Church complex at old Goa built in 1602. It's under the protection of Archeological Survey of India. The site is very near to the Bom Jesus Church complex. Perfect location for photographers and history enthusiasts

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This place is at a walkable distance from basilica of bom Jesus. If you are in old Goa, you have many good places to look out for including this one. I have come here many times, doing time-lapse photography, for a photo shoot and also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

St. Augustine Tower is a stand-out among the ruins of St. Augustine Church in Old Goa and is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Not to be missed for photo-seekers and the casual tourist alike! The St. Augustine complex was among the largest and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

The Ruins of St Augustine Complex, Old Goa. A huge expanse, ruins of a church built 408 years ago...and a 46-metre-high colossal belfry tower, all that remains of what was once one of Goa's largest building—the Augustinian Monastery. Here's a fascinating fact: the tower's huge...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

This left out tower is covered by greenery and looks beautiful. This is one of the must visit places of Old Goa.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place is a hidden gem located a stone's throw away from the well-known historic monuments of Old Goa. These ruins of St. Augustine's Church are hauntingly beautiful, to say the least. Being here will give you a slightly eerie feel. Great place to explore...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Many tourists used to give this place a miss on their way to old goa thinking that its just the ruins of a church left behind. But I would say this is one of the most beautiful and must visit places in Goa, which gives...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Very famous church or we can say a monument situated in old goa. Well known place for the movie shooting, as one song from bollywood movie singham named Sathiya has been shooted here. Must visiting place in old Goa.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

20 years ago, the only thing I saw of St Augustine was the front facade. Now the restoration gives an entirely different view. Painstaking efforts being made at restoring past glory, which are documented once you enter the site. It's gives a flavor of what...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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