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Guided Panjim tours and experiences like no other!

Discover the vibrant culture, heritage, and delectable cuisine of the charming Panjim city with our immersive walking tours and food trails. Visit the old Latin Quarter, the beautiful Church of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, the bustling Panjim market and the impeccable plan of Campal. Make It Happen offers heritage walks, food trails and art saunters led by passionate local experts to unravel the facets of Panjim through different lenses.

Best guided tours to explore Panjim with Make it Happen

Types of Tours We Offer

Heritage Walks

Delve deep into Panjim’s diverse history and architectural splendour through expertly led heritage walks and walking tours by local Storytellers.

Food Trails

Savour the flavours of Panjim with our high spirited food trails, featuring lip smacking local delicacies with a dash of spicy culinary stories.

Art Saunters

Discover Panjim’s unconventional art scene housed in contemporary art galleries, hidden street art, and meet local artists who breathe life into the city’s creative spirit.

Why Choose Make It Happen Panjim Experiences

Panjim tours by Make It Happen is a roller coaster multi sensorial experience that unveils this charming city’s heritage, architecture, cuisine, art forms and culture making it a quintessential addition to your itinerary. Our experiences ensure the highest quality and value of money by helping to conserve your energy, effort and time in exploring the multifaceted city of Panjim.

Traveller tips from the experts:

Best Time to Visit

Goa has turned into an all year round destination for travellers. The ideal time to visit Panjim is from November to March when the weather is conducive for outdoor and marine activities. However, if you love the rains, do not miss the monsoon season to experience this tropical paradise. During the summer and monsoon, Goa is relatively less crowded which makes the flights and accommodation affordable and makes the overall experience value for money and special.

Please Note

Almost all of Make It Happen experiences are operational throughout the monsoon season.

Sustainability

Avoid single-use plastics and support eco-friendly businesses to help protect the eco-fragile landscape of Goa.

Slow Travel

Spare ample time to immerse yourself in the local culture, cuisine, art forms and savour each experience rather than rushing through a checklist of attractions.

Transport

Rent a self-drive car / scooter / bicycle / use public transport for a convenient, flexible and enjoyable way to explore Panjim city.

FAQS:

  1. What are some of the offbeat / less explored places to visit in Panjim ?
    • Beyond the beaches Goa is home to beautiful backwaters that are best explored using Boat services and commuting Ferry rides. Do not miss museums like Customs Museum, ASI Museum and MOCA. 
    • Book immersive experiences like Fontainhas Heritage Walk, Old Goa Heritage Walk, Feni and Tapas Food Trail, Latin Quarter Food Trail, Chronicles and Echoes of Divar Island, and Panjim Art Saunter led by experts.
    • You can call / whatsapp us at +919764972646 or write to us at contact@makeithappen.co.in to know more
  2. What are some of the unique local experiences in Panjim  and how does one enquire / book them ?
    • Yes, you can enroll for heritage walks that help you learn about the rich culture and heritage,  food trails and culinary experiences, art saunters, Community shared table meals, upcycling experiences focused on sustainability and many more.
    • You can call / whatsapp us at +919764972646 or write to us at contact@makeithappen.co.in to know more.
  3. How can I travel sustainably in Panjim ?
    • Use public transportation to commute between cities / within the city, rent bicycles or electric scooters, and support eco-friendly home stays and restaurants.
  4. What is the best way to explore Panjim city?
    • Consider booking heritage walks and food trails led by expert Storytellers to truly understand the culture, history, cuisine and the Goan way of life.
  5. Are there any nature spots in and around Panjim ?
    • Yes, we highly recommend booking a nature walk that focuses on trees of Panjim, medicinal plant walks and Khazan walks with experts who can guide about Goa’s rich biodiversity in a safe and sustainable manner.
    • You can call / whatsapp us at +919764972646 or write to us at contact@makeithappen.co.in to know more.
  6. Can I experience / attend local festivals in Panjim ?
    • Absolutely! Plan your visit around festivals like Carnival, Shigmo, Sao Joao, Bonderam Harvest Festival, Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali Narkasur parade and Christmas to experience the traditions and festivities that are unique to Goa.
  7. What are some recommended local dishes one should try?
    • Try traditional Goan dishes like Xacuti, Prawn Balchão, Cafreal, Caldin, Vindaloo, Seasonal SeaFood preparations and traditional Goan desserts at restaurants like Mum’s Kitchen, Black Sheep Bistro, Padaria Prazeres, The Goan Room, Kokni Kanteen, Bhatti Village and Kokum Curry.
  8. How can I connect with the local culture in Panjim ?
    • Book heritage walks, attend cultural events, visit local markets, and interact with residents to learn about their way of life.
    • You can call / whatsapp us at +919764972646 or write to us at contact@makeithappen.co.in to know more.
  9. Is it safe to travel alone in Panjim ?
    • Panjim is generally safe for solo travellers, but the best practice would be to stay cautious and avoid isolated areas at night.
  10. What are some good ways to support local communities in Panjim ?
    • Shop at local markets, dine at family-run restaurants, and participate in community-led tourism activities.
    • You can call / whatsapp us at +919764972646 or write to us at contact@makeithappen.co.in to know more.
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