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 Mathagram 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.