Goa Wildlife Sanctuaries Tours

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Goa state has big list of tour and travel destinations which includes wildlife sanctuaries, fifteenth century old churches, old temples, world famous beaches, waterfalls and local villages. Goa state also is famous for its wildlife centuries which are Cotigao wildlife sanctuary, Bhagwan Mahavir wildlife sanctuary, Dr. Salim Ali bird sanctuary and Bondla wildlife sanctuary.

Bhagwan Mahavir Sanctuary: this sanctuary along with national park is spread in 240 square kilo meters; location is south Goa district and 57km distance from Panaji city on NH 4A; this main attractions are twelve century Lord Mahadev temple, Dudhsagar falls, Tambdi falls and sunset point. Mahadev temple located at Tambdi Surla village and nearly 65 kilo meters distance from Panaji city, this temple was constructed by Hemadri in 1271. Every year people celebrate Mahashivratri festival. Dudhsagar falls location is south Goa on Mandovi River and 60 kilometers far from State capital. Total height of fall is 310 meters and best season for visit is monsoon.

Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary: this Sanctuary is second largest of state and established in 1981. This location is south Goa and covered nearly 310 square kilo meters areas. Main attractions are Slender Loris, Mouse Deer, Indian Pangolin, Malabar Pit Viper, Flying Squirrel and Malabar Trogon etc.

Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary: this location is north district on Charao Island and covered only 1.78 kilo meters square areas. Main attractions are different kinds of beautiful birds as black drongo and mudskipper.

Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary: this location is north Goa district on NH-4A and 52 kilo meters from Panaji. This sanctuary also has a mini zoo, jungle resort and Deer safari park. Zoological Park has elephants, lion, panther, wild boar, sloth bear and crocodiles etc.

Wildlife sanctuaries are reserve places for animal and they can live with freedom in these places. Goa wildlife tour provides a memorable touch with animals and natural wildlife.
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Goa travel agencies provides Goa tour packages generally which includes Goa hotels, pick up from arrival place to hotel, food, visit of famous places.

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    - 2011/01/24 12:07:17 pm

    Though known as the beach capital of India, Goa has its own vibrant wildlife. Very nice information for tourists. Thanks for sharing. keep it up.

This article was published on 2011/01/22