How long did it take for Vasco da Gama to reach Asia?
Vasco da Gama left with 4 ships from Portugal on July 8, 1497.
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india,africa, and europe...
Vasco da Gama reached India on May 20, 1498, becoming the first tosail there around Africa.
It took him almost one year with four ships to sail to India.
to make portugal rich.
yes he did in 1498
Vasco didn't even go to Asia, he went to India
Vasco da gama DID reach his goal because when he came back people loved him.
Vasco Da Gama took the best route to India on the 27th of September 1535. Vasco Da Gama took the sea route to the South to India and arrived in India in 1537 Yours Sincerely,… Anonymous
how long was Vasco da Gama a explorer.
He never went to Indiana, he made a new route from Europe to India by going around the southern tip of Africa.