Insights Into Neighbourhood
Margao, an upcoming locality is hauled as the Commercial and Cultural capital of Goa. Margao
has a rich historical importance as it was one of the important settlements in Salcete during the
Pre-Portuguese times. It was known as the Matha Grama as it was famous as a Temple town with
Nine Mathas in Temple schools. Nestled on the banks of the river Sal, Margao is complete with
Portuguese Styled mansions. The suburbs of the locality include Aquem, Fatorda, Gogol, Borda,
Comba, Navelim and Davorlim. Margao is connected to major cities like Mangalore, Udupi,
Bhatkal, Karwar, Ratnagiri and Mumbai via NH 17. The place is also well linked with other
cities of Goa by effective roadways. Margao Railway Station is one of the most important
Junctions positioned at the intersection of Konkan Railway and South Western Railway.
Benaulim and Colva are the nearest tourist destinations to the locality that are quite popular
among the visitors. Dabolim Airport is the nearest Airport that connects the locality domestically
as well as globally. Margao is home to several reputed schools and colleges like Loyola High
School, Holy Spirit Institute, Presentation Convent, Parvatibai Chowgule College, Shree
Damodar College of Commerce and Economics to name a few.