Here’s a small bike tour from Ponte de Linhares to Ribandar to Old Goa Jetty. The area is dotted with beautiful colorful Portuguese style mansions and houses. This 3.2 km causeway was built in 1634 and at that time, it was considered to be the longest such causeway in the world. It looks like a simple, pretty road next to the Mandovi river and salt pans, but it’s actually an architectural marvel. The area is dotted with beautiful, colorful mansions and houses. Driving through these streets is certainly a visual delight.