Patto Plaza is a central Business hub in the capital city of panaji. It is also called the Nariman Point of Goa. In and around Patto Plaza visitors can explore various other places of interest including restaurants, shops and other establishments.Patto Plaza has undergone a lot of changes in the past two decades. From being a stinking mangrove swamp to a high rise commercial hub, the Plaza has attained a pride of place in the State.There are systematic entrance and exit points into the Plaza, sorted parking facilities for two and four-wheelers and spacious commercial complexes which can house a number of corporate offices.
One of the most striking features of the Patto Plaza is the roads and pathways. They are clean, wide and well networked. One can probably go anywhere within the Plaza’s periphery by just using the footpaths. People working at the Patto Plaza make full use of these walkways that leads them directly to the bus stand and there is hardly any water logging in the monsoons.Today Patto Plaza houses several important head offices in the state like, Industrial Development Corporation, Pollution Control Board, Town and Country Planning, Income Tax Department, Central Excise Office, Sesa Goa, BSNL, Passport Office, Consulate General of Portugal, Ginger Hotel, Goa Central Library etc.
The Patto Bridge, a marvel of civil engineering and architecture, was designed along the bridges of the ancient Roman period, by the Portuguese, thus creating an everlasting monument. Thus the Patto Bridge has become a symbol of our heritage and one of the positive legacies left by the Portuguese.