Top 5 Tourist places in Goa

Dudhsagar Falls-Goa

Top 5 Tourist places in Goa

    • Abyss Marine Aquarium
    • Dudhsagar Falls
    • Fort Aguada
    • Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception
    • Bhagwan Mahavir Wild Life Sanctuary

 

Abyss Marine Aquarium

Abyss Marine Aquarium is located in Goa. Abyss Marine Aquarium is the first aquarium of Goa and it was established in November 14th 2010 by Mr. Pradeep Shet. This aquarium holds more than 60 rare varieties of fish. The fishes seen in this aquarium are picked from Lakshadweep islands, China, Coastal Arabian Sea, Australia, Pakistan, Japan, and Indonesia. Here there is a huge collection of fishes include parrotfish, lobster, cucumber, lionfish, starfish, catfish, finger starfish etc. It is one of the main tourist spot in Goa.

Abyss Marine Aquarium-Goa

State                                  : Goa

Nearest Bus Station              : Marcela Bus Stand

Nearest Railway Station      : Madgaon Railway Station

Nearest Airport                     : Goa International Airport

Dudhsagar Falls

Dudhsagar Falls located on Mandovi River of Goa state. The name Dudhsagar Falls derived from kongini word Dudhsagar which means ‘sea of milk”, this is because forth is formed due to the speedy surge of water from the majestic height. Dudhsagar Falls located in the Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary at Collem in south Goa in the Western Ghats. Dudhsagar Falls is located on the border of Karnataka and Goa. It is one of the famous trekking spot in Goa and during monsoon season this waterfalls become one of the most powerful falls in India.

Dudhsagar Falls-Goa

State                                   : Goa

Nearest Bus Station               :  Anjuna TintoMarcela Bus Stand

Nearest Railway Station       : Collem South Central Railway Station

Nearest Airport                      : Goa International Airport

Fort Aguada

Fort Aguada is a Portuguese fort situated at Goa. It is established in 17th centaury on Sinquerim Beach overlooking the Arabian Sea. Fort Aguada is a small fort compared to other forts in India. Fort Aguada is a historic specimen of immense military, political and economic importance. Fort Aguada is divided in two segments, the upper part acted as fort and watering station and the lower part served as a safe berth for Portuguese ships. It is one if the famous tourist destination of Goa.

Fort Aguada-Goa

State                                  : Goa

Nearest Bus Station              : MapusaBus Stand

Nearest Railway Station      : Carambolim Railway Station

Nearest Airport                     : Dabolim International Airport

Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception

Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception is one of the ancient churches in Goa. it was constructed in the year of 1540AD and was again remodeled  in the year 1619AD.this church is fully enclosed with paddy field watery and coconut grooves which makes this place more beautiful. Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception was the first church to be built in Goa and constructed in Portuguese Baroque style of architecture with Indian style of architecture. The bell on the top of the white edifice is the second largest bell in the world. It is one of the important tourist destinations of Goa.

Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception-Goa

State                                   : Goa

Nearest Bus Station               : Panaji Bus Stand

Nearest Railway Station       : Karmali Railway Station

Nearest Airport                      : Dabolim International Airport

Bhagwan Mahavir Wild Life Sanctuary

Bhagwan Mahavir Wild Life Sanctuary is located on the eastern border of Goa. Bhagwan Mahavir Wild Life Sanctuary that covers 240-sq-kms and the thick forest clad slopes of the Western Ghats that is rich in wildlife. This sanctuary contains pristine vegetating classified as west coast semi evergreen forest, moist deciduous forests and west coast tropical evergreen forest. This Sanctuary houses mini zoos, sprawling deer park in natural habitat, botanical and rose gardens that attract people throughout the year. Bhagwan Mahavir Wild Life Sanctuary is one of the biggest Life Sanctuaries in Goa and primarily consists of evergreen forests and deciduous trees. Bhagwan Mahavir Wild Life Sanctuary is home to number of wild animals like spotted deer, Indian bison, jungle cats, leopards, pythons, cobras and monkeys etc. It is one of the main tourist attractions of Goa.

Bhagwan Mahavir Wild Life Sanctuary-Goa

State                                    : Goa

Nearest Bus Station                : Anjuna Tinto Bus Stand

Nearest Railway Station        : Collem Railway Station

Nearest Airport                       : Dabolim International Airport

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