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Church and Monastery of St Augustine

Old Goa | Nr. Holy Hill, Panjim 403402, India
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Old Goa | Nr. Holy Hill, Panjim 403402, India

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Grounds and ruins which are left, are a 10min walk from the Basilicia. Holy Hill's melancholic Church and Monastery of St Augustine, opposite St Monica's now lies in ruins. The spectular original facade finally collapsed in 1942, but the bell was salvaged from the...More

Thank alexnaturalhealt2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If the Church and Monastery of St.Augustine remained standing, they'd probably be the most popular destination in Old Goa, in my opinion. There's an incredible sense of space and history at the site, despite the fact that so little of it is left for one...More

Thank Lakshana K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The church cum Monastery was built in the 15th century by the Augustinian friars. This Chuch was the Biggest of its Kind and was Built on the hill by the Portuguese. It was abandoned in in the 18th Century and was neglected that caused its...More

Thank Annsley23
Reviewed 20 August 2017

A church With living Dead body. One of the father's dead body has been preserved since thousand years

1  Thank hemanth s
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Situated very close to the more popular attraction of the shrine of St Xavier at the Basilica de Bomjesus, this is an amazing exciting piece of Portuguese history. Walk among the ruins and use your imagination to rebuild the crumbled ruins around you. This is...More

Thank sharika G
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It is basically ruins of an abandoned church from the Portuguese times. It is well-preserved, and you will find yourself walking through old times. We didn't see many people here, guess people were on the beaches! You will get many photo-ops here. But also remember,...More

Thank Viju K
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This place is more of The Remains of Church and Monastery of St Augustine. A Legacy which is not very well protected. But still part of a legacy and our history.

Thank AbhiSlch
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Now there is only ruins of Church and Monastery of St Augustine. One small multi storied wall and huge compound suggest how marvellous the structure would have been in past. Those who are interested in history and architecture must visit this Marvellous ruins.

Thank Shah_Ankit26
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

It is a great symbol of our ancient history. Good view of church and museum nearby it. Must visit one time .

Thank Jitendra S
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

As my title suggest place is not just for historians . Nature lovers , Travellers who like to have some awsum expernce should visit during rainy season belive me you will just love it.. With rain little showers around anyone will just love to be...More

Thank VishTravelerFoody
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nsid18
1 February 2016|
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Response from Arun Alex E | Reviewed this property |
deserted a church in ruins dense vegetation so not a good place to hangout at night
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