Description of the Experience
This 3-hour trail begins at 7:30 am and offers a peek into the rich history of the region. The Portuguese, who once ruled Goa, have wielded a strong influence on the Goan culture, cuisine and lifestyle. This is a place where you witness the colonial hangover - from its old world churches to independent houses to its rich cuisine, the heritage still lives to attract people from far and wide.The cycling tour along the culinary trails of Goa will begin with a visit to the 400-year-old Aldona St. Thomas Church located on the Mapusa river. The grandeur of the church, despite its antiquity, holds one spellbound. Inside, you see murals containing biblical inscriptions, beautifully sculpted statues and the ornate carvings of old world architecture.The church beautifully captures the ethos of the establishment of the religion in the area. The trail next taken is from the church that leads to Corjuem Fort, another edifice of historical significance. Built by the Portuguese as a part of defense, it served as a military base for them. The legacy of Goa holds you in rapture and makes you hungry for more.By the time the hunger pangs strike, you head to a boutique resort, which overlooks the serene and scenic Mapusa river. You will get to explore the delicacies of Goan cuisine, by interacting with the chefs there. The setting will be invigorating enough for your culinary expedition. You will learn & you will experiment as well you will participate in making a sumptuous local breakfast!As you bid farewell to the resort, the aroma of the Goan culinary trail will linger – the experience from your hands-on trials with the chefs to the culminating triumphs, you would savor it for a long time to come!
- A culinary adventure experience
- An insight into Goa's cuisine and culture
- Visit to ancient church and a fort
- Goan traditional breakfast
check Use of 21-speed geared hybrid/mountain bicycle
checkGroup leader and local guide
checkUse of Helmet for safety
checkCulinary experience including traditional breakfast at Avanilaya boutique resort
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