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14 - 27 March, 2017

Shigmotsav Goa 2017

Shigmo is the spring festival of Goa that is celebrated in the month of Falgun according to the Saka calendar. The festival is one of the important Hindu festivals and is celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm in Goa. This 5-day long festival witnesses a wide range of activities and traditions that make it a colorful and extravagant affair. Also known as Shigmotsav and Shishirotsava, the festival is celebrated in lieu of the homecoming of warriors who left their homes to fight with the invaders during Dusshera. The festival starts with Holi and continues till 5 days.

The festival is celebrated since the era of Portugese colonials and has a great relevance in the history of the state too. Parades, cultural programs and grand celebrations are a part of this festival that makes it all the more exciting. It also commemorates the ripening of the winter crops and holds a special importance in the hearts of the farmers. People can be seen enjoying, playing with colors and dancing to the beats of folk music during the festival. It shows a different side of Goa, which catches the eyes of many visitors as well. This year, Shigmo will be celebrated from 14th March to 27th March with the same glee and shall be visited to experience Goa’s version of Holi.
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Hotels Near Shigmo Festival Goa 2017

Where Arabian Sea meets Mandovi River, where old Portuguese architectures meet contemporary lanes, in that meeting, rests one of the most luxurious hotels of India, Vivanta by Taj- Panaji, Goa. Vivanta by Taj- Panaji is a prominent 5 star property centrally located in the city that caters to all moods of travelers, be it business or leisure. It is around 28kms from Panaji Airport and ...
Last Booked : Sep 21, 2016 at 2:36 pm
- May 26, 2018 at 11:34 pm
Rated
5
Stayed at the hotel to celebrate our Silver anniversary. On request a nice cake was already kept in room when we checked in at the hotel.
Vivanta by Taj – Panaji Goa - Panjim Area, Goa

6300

Vivanta by Taj – Panaji Goa

Panjim Area, Goa

Approx 900 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.7 / 5
4.7 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 6:20 pm
- May 19, 2018 at 2:21 pm
Rated
5
Best star hotel, good Awesum food, class location, multi cusine restaurants r too good. Aunty Maria is der always. Swimming pool, banquet, conf hall r best for business & luxury. Located ...
Hotel Fidalgo - Panjim Area, Goa

4600

Hotel Fidalgo

Panjim Area, Goa

Approx 800 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
OYO 2863 Hotel 4 Pillar's - Panjim, Goa, India, Goa

1310

OYO 2863 Hotel 4 Pillar's

Panjim, Goa, India, Goa

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.9 / 5
3.9 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 8:19 pm
- Mar 07, 2018 at 9:34 am
Rated
4
Good Food, Good Ambience, Good People, But Rooms are very small in size, need be cautious while roaming in room. Need to Work on Service Improvement, as the issue of Water provision during our stay ...
Hotel Manoshanti - Panjim Area, Goa

2000

Hotel Manoshanti

Panjim Area, Goa

Approx 600 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.8 / 5
3.8 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 03, 2016 at 3:24 pm
- Nov 27, 2017 at 7:38 pm
Rated
3
it's not a bad place to stay, the service is not gud. The Ac doesn't work, though it's an AC room and charged for. It works for those who just want to just stay in the room for night.
Royal Phoenix Inn - Panjim Area, Goa

1200

Royal Phoenix Inn

Panjim Area, Goa

Approx 100 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.0 / 5
3.0 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 21, 2016 at 7:47 pm
- May 25, 2018 at 3:58 pm
Rated
4
The Hotel Staff is very cooperative and friendly. Good for couples and families along with solo travellers. Centrally located in the heart of Panjim. Nice location.
Treehouse Neptune - Panjim Area, Goa

9000

Treehouse Neptune

Panjim Area, Goa

Approx 900 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 20, 2016 at 7:24 pm
- Mar 25, 2018 at 10:50 am
Rated
5
It’s in the art if city Panjim from where everything is close by apart from beach. Market. casino, bus stand eerybthungs is on walking distance. Staff is very helpful and service quality is very nice.
Country Inn & Suites, By Radisson Goa Panjim - Panjim Area, Goa

4381

Country Inn & Suites, By Radisson Goa Panjim

Panjim Area, Goa

Approx 1 km from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
Last Booked : Feb 10, 2016 at 12:38 pm
- Dec 17, 2015 at 1:10 am
A normal stay.
Rated
3
The hotel is a good property and the service is appreciable. Stay was pretty comfortable. I didn't face any issue regarding anything. I got a nice stay. Recommended to all.
La Maison Fontainhas - Panjim Area, Goa

3150

La Maison Fontainhas

Panjim Area, Goa

Approx 600 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.1 / 5
4.1 / 5