Vasco Da Gama Tourism

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Vasco da Gama /ˌvæskoʊ də ˈɡæmə/ (Vasku [waːskuː]), often shortened to Vasco, is a city in the state of Goa on the west coast of India. It is named after the Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama. It is also the headquarters of the Mormugao taluka. The city lies on the western tip of the Mormugao peninsula, at the mouth of the Zuari River, about 30 kilometres (19 mi) from Panjim, Goa's capital, and about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) from Dabolim Airport. The city was founded in 1543 and remained in Portuguese hands until 1961, when Goa was annexed by India. The Indian Navy's Goa Naval Area (base) is located at Vasco, from which it controls Dabolim Airport.

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A place in India, Vasco Da Gama is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Vasco Da Gama, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Panaji. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Panaji for its bountiful attractions like Anjuna Beach, Palolem Beach, Aguada Beach on your trip to Vasco Da Gama. A holiday in Vasco Da Gama can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Vasco Da Gama*

  • Pollution Statistics in Vasco Da Gama

    Know the pollution level of Vasco Da Gama before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 34.82 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 68.1 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 60.34 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 57.76 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 40.52 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 72.32 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 54.46 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 51.85 (Moderate)
  • Vasco Da Gama: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Vasco Da Gama for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Vasco Da Gama.

    • Burglary and Theft 51.32 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.89 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 36.11 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.89 (Low)
    • Attacks 46.05 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.58 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55.26 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.11 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.72 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Vasco Da Gama - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 55.2 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 56.01 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.67 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 27.81 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 57.59 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.49 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 48.92 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Vasco Da Gama

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Vasco Da Gama

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.47 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 53.32 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.04 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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