Day18 – Margao to Vasco-da-Gama

Thursday, March 26, 2009

The final day of the ride was a relaxed one. I needed to cover something like 30-40 Kms, depending on diversions, over 4-5 hours. I had my breakfast at Margao and chose an alternative road along the coast to reach Vasco. The only attraction of the day was taking photographs of few old houses and admiring some of the churches on the way. There wasn’t much to write about in specific. The roads were really good for a cyclist I also rode through the Zuari Nagar, where the Zuari Industries were located. I took a picture of the industries from the Cansaulim beach.

View of Zuari Industries

I reached the Vasco station by about 12 PM leaving me a considerable time to get my Bike on the luggage compartment and have a good lunch too.

The train journey from Vasco was very scenic. At one place, it was running very close to the sea.

View from the Train

There were more beautiful scenes after the train crossed Goa. It was going through the Western Ghats with some picturesque locations.

View of Western Ghats

Route Map

Margao – Colva – Betalbatim Beach – Cansaulim Beach – Zuari Nagar – Dabolim – Vasco R.S.

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