Trail Overview

Goan Temple Trail

Embark on a thrilling journey through the ancient Temple town of Marcel, where age-old stories transport you back in time to unravel the mystery behind numerous temples clustered in one place. Discover the importance of 'Gharane,' the village deities, and Goa's Rakhandars in the most meaningful and engaging way.

The temple trail takes you through the heart of Marcel, unveiling the cultural richness of local traditions and beliefs. Dive into the significance of 'Gharane,' the cherished village deities, and the revered Rakhandars of Goa. These tales provide a deep understanding of why so many temples stand side by side in this sacred complex.

As your adventure unfolds, immerse yourself in the enchanting local village Aarti, a soul-stirring ceremony. Conclude your journey with a visit to the temple Bhojnalay, where you can partake in the divine experience of receiving Prasad, a blessed offering, making your exploration of Marcel's Temple town a truly memorable and spiritually enriching experience.

You can explore Goa’s famous temples recognized for great cultural value and learn about the state's renowned temple legacy by taking the Temple Trail at Marcel. The greatest temples in Goa are featured on this temple tour, including some historic temples that are a testament to the rich customs and history of the area. Take a fascinating temple tour to discover the best temples in Goa, including the biggest temple in Goa and well-known temples in North Goa.

Trail Duration: 3.5 - 4 Hours

Start Time: 8:00  AM

Note: This is a walking trail 

Do's and Don'ts for the Temple Trail:

  • Adhere to photography restrictions as directed by the ambassador.
  • Dress appropriately for temples 
  • Maintain discipline in the temple premises, especially during village Aarti/ festivities.
  • Guests can choose to attend the Aarti at the beginning but are expected to stay until its conclusion once it commences.
3 Hours 30 Minutes Available on request Devki Krishna Ravalnath Saunsthan Ground
What's on Us and What's on You!

What is included in the tour

  • Guided Tour
  • All Entry Fees and Permissions
  • Soul Travelling Goodies

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Transport
  • Bottled Water
  • Personal Expenses & Medications
  • Portions Beyond the Inclusions
What makes this tour special

Welcome to the Temple Town of Marcel

  • Visit to Shri Shantadurga Temple to marvel at the age old wood ceiling with carvings
  • Visit to Shri Devki-Krishna Temple with stories of Devki-Krishna
  • Visit to a local Hindu Bakery and trying local savouries made fresh by the Bakery
  • Visit to Mallinath Temple and story of Rakhno of Village
  • Authentic Goan Veg Breakfast within Temple Premises in the Temple Canteen (Food Made by Ranpi with blessings)

-Breakfast at the Temple Canteen/Bhojnalay
-Visit the Laxmi Ravalnath Temple
-Visit the Shantadurga Cumbarzuvekarin Temple
-Visit the Gajanthlaxmi Temple
-Visit a bakery to taste local baked savouries
-Visit the Devki Krishna Temple


FAQs about The Goan Temple Trail


Which Goan temples should you visit most while on the Temple Trail at Marcel tour?

Known for their historical and cultural significance, some of the most prominent temples in Goa, including Shree Shantadurga Kumbarjuvekarin Devasthan, Shri Devki Krishna Temple, and Shree Mallinath Devasthan, are visited during the Temple Trail at Marcel trip.

Why are the historic Goan temples that are a part of the Temple Trail at Marcel experience significant?

The Goan ancient temples that are a part of the Temple Trail at Marcel experience are highly significant both historically and spiritually, providing insights into the rich cultural past of the area.

How does Marcel's Temple Trail highlight Goa's finest temples and their significance to the local culture?

The Temple Trail at Marcel trip is designed to present Goa's finest temples, emphasizing their cultural significance and offering a thorough grasp of the state's temple legacy.

What makes the Temple Trail at Marcel the greatest Goan temple tour for learning about the state's temples?

Due to its thorough coverage of Goa's temples and its rich cultural and spiritual exploration, which leaves guests with unforgettable memories, the Temple Trail at Marcel stands out as the greatest temple tour in Goa.

How long does the Temple Trail at Marcel last, and what conveniences are offered while on the outing?

For a relaxing and educational experience, tourists can enjoy guided tours and refreshments during the three-hour and thirty-minute Temple Trail at Marcel trip.

How can travelers reserve a spot on the Temple Trail at Marcel?

Travelers can reserve a spot on the Temple Trail at Marcel by calling the sales team at [+919529490245] or via the official website at [https://www.soultravelling.in/tours/temple-trail-at-marcel-133902]. 


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