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Dams In & Around Goa

When you are traveling to Goa think of the unconventional locations. Far different from the beaches and the hills, Goa Dams have the potential to make you day. Widely preferred as picnic destinations, Goa Dams are big hit during the monsoon when travelers can do nothing but gaze at the mist-wrapped surrounding. Try out fishing or capturing the pleasant mood in lenses, Dams in and around Goa open before you a rare chance of being a recluse yet finding yourself amidst nature's splendour.

Eminent Dams In & Around Goa

Anjunem Dam on the Sanquelim-Belgaum Highway, Goa is where you find ample space for yourself at no extra cost. The dam keeps up the reputation of Sanquelim Town of being a cherished leisure destination. Close to Goa's Vagheri Hill, The Anjunem Dam embraces a mystic look during the monsoon. Rest house of the forest department at Keri and an Eco Resort in Chorla Ghat are the ideal places to stay close to this destination.

Amthane Dam attracts equal attention with The Sahyadri Range as its backdrop adding to the scenic value. Located 20 Kms from Mapusa, this favorite picnic spot in Goa is always on the itinerary. River Chapora carries on with its flow adding to the charm of the place

Selaulim Dam on The Selaulim River is noted as Goa's biggest man-made water storing facility. Once again this is a must visit destination for those enjoying monsoon in Goa. The wet look of Western Ghats as its setting and the foggy look of the entire region encompassing the dam take the pie. Drive along the scenic route from Margao Selaulim is about 35 Kms from Margao. Try spending a day in the cottages located close by to get the feeling of untainted nature.

Chapoli Dam in Canacona is among the few other scenic places in Goa which have been serving as an excellent picnic destination for the travelers. The area encompassing the Chapoli Dam has long been tempting travelers with rolling hills as the background. Scope for fishing takes you by surprise. Margao is only 40 Kms from Chapora Dam with Canacona town bring only a kilometer away.

Keri Dam in North Goa is where you get the scope for unexpected fun. You can spend the entire day around Keri Dam, which is an hour's drive towards Bicholim. Activities galore near Keri Dam as you can afford to be adventurous by trying out Fishing and Trekking. Scenic Beauty and Pleasing Silence will make your day.

Last Updated On: 2011/07/04