Unexplored Goa on National Geographic Channel and Fox Life from 10th September 2016


Panjim, 7 September:The much awaited film celebrating the unexplored Goa is all set for premiere next week on National Geographic Channel and Fox Life.
 The 22 minute film aims at exploring Goa beyond the beaches and highlighting the deep rooted ethical values, culture and rich heritage that the State has to offer.
The film explores the untold stories of a lesser known yet gorgeous Goa, brimming with exotic visuals, powerful narratives and a young engaging theme, covering: heritage walks,  the upcoming Western Ghats, Spice Plantations, Goa as a booming event destination, mouth water delicacies and the pristine beaches. 
The film will give one an essence of Goa’s vibrant culture filled with colour and costumes, heritage packed with monuments like Fort Aguada and Fort Tiracol, Goa’s rich natural heritage, cuisine, life of the local population which revolves around hospitality and warmth and a lot more.
Captivating visuals of Goan  festivals like Carnaval, Shigmo, Bonderam,  glimpses of  scenic Goa and its hinterlands, scrumptious spreads of food, sweets and iconic monuments that Goa as a tourist destination will project Goa as a perfect getaway destination.
On National Geographic Channel the telecast dates and timings for the month of September are as follows:
Premiere: 11th Sept – Sunday 5.00 pm
13th Sept - Tuesday 8.30 am
19th Sept - Monday 9.00 am
24th Sept – Saturday 5.30 pm
28th Sept - Wednesday 11.00 am
30th Sept – Friday 8.00 am
On FOX Life the telecast dates and timings for the month of September are as follows:
 Premier 10th Sept - Saturday 5.00 pm
19th Sept - Monday 9.00 am
28th Sept - Wednesday 10.30 am
The film will be a good boost to Goa Tourism ahead of the new tourism season which commences in October. During the last four to five years, Goa has been promoting itself as a 365 day tourism destination and this film covers the State through all its seasons covering every aspect of tourists’ interests.
Minister for Tourism, Mr. Dilip Parulekar said, “ We are confident that the  film  on Goa  which will be  aired  on National Geographic Channel and Fox Life will  have a  huge  impact  and  boost in-bound  tourists.  National Geographic is known for its quality work and I congratulate them for working tirelessly on the film.”
Chairman of Goa Tourism Development Corporation said, “The National Geographic Channel film on Goa is going to be a totally new experience which we are confident will have a wider impact.  It will give viewers a tour through a series of iconic tourism attractions around Goa.”