Overview
Trail Overview

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 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.

Trail Duration: 3.5 - 4 Hours

Start Time: 9:30 AM

Note: This is a walking trail 

Do's and Don'ts for the 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
Inclusions/Exclusions
What's on Us and What's on You!

What is included in the tour

  • Guided Tour
  • Lunch
  • 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
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Devki Krishna Temple Ground
  • Shree Shantadurga Kumbarjuvekarin Devasthan
  • Shri Devki Krishna Temple
  • Try Local Chakri and Shev from the village of Khajekar
  • Shree Mallinath Devasthan and the story of Rakhandar
  • Attend Village Aarti at the Shri Devki Krishna Temple with locals
  • Lunch at Temple Bhojnalay
Itinerary
  • Devki Krishna Temple Ground
  • Shree Shantadurga Kumbarjuvekarin Devasthan
  • Shri Devki Krishna Temple
  • Try Local Chakri and Shev from the village of Khajekar
  • Shree Mallinath Devasthan and the story of Rakhandar
  • Attend Village Aarti at the Shri Devki Krishna Temple with locals
  • Lunch at Temple Bhojnalay
Pickup point
Directions
https://maps.app.goo.gl/XBRELVLbZgkzUqoE7
Country
India