The most ancient temple in the whole of Goa is located at a place called Tambi Surla which. The temple is dedicated to lord Shiva and was built during the Kadamba dynasty which ruled Goa between 12th to 14th century. Black basalt stone was used and it has stayed in its original condition. It is surrounded by this forest and hills of western ghats.
It is 67 kms from Panjim and 54 kms from Margao. This place is a must visit especially if one is a nature lover.