This ancient temple of Goa is another major attraction while touring the state. This is a structure that is housed in Goa long before the Portuguese invasion took place. Goddess Malalsa is worshipped in this temple. At the very entrance, a huge DiptaStambha comprised of five metals welcomes the tourists. Crafted back in the seventeenth century this Stambha flaunts exquisite carvings of wood. This showcases the talent of the ancient artisans and craftsmen.
Location: Mardol, Prilol, Goa
Known for: Exquisite wood carvings and beautiful construction of the temple.
How to reach: Upon reaching Goa you can either take a local bus that runs on Ponda-Mardol route or hire a taxi from Kaarrmali Railway Satation located near the temple.
Operating Hours: 6:30 AM - 8:30 PM