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Wild tours of Goa

Goa has rich and diverse wild life destinations. If you are an adventure freak, then get yourself arrange a wild tour to Goa. The rugged Western Ghats in Goa provides house for various birds and animals. Goa wild life sanctuaries are haven to deer and guars which are Indian bison. You can enjoy seeing giant squirrels, cluster of monkeys, cobras, pythons and much more animals in the sanctuaries. If you are lucky, you can even see black panthers searching their prey. You can also see tigers and elephants here.

Wild tours to Goa are ideal for adventure freaks, bird lovers and nature enthusiasts. Goa is gifted with varied species of plants, birds, animals and reptiles. Since one third of Goa is covered with dense forests, it is one of the greatest reservoirs of biodiversity in the world. You can get relief from the stress and hustle bustle of modern life by vanishing in the dense forests of Goa. Hence plan a wild tour to Goa and visit the fascinating wild life sanctuaries that help you discover your childhood days again.

Bhagwan Mahavir Sanctuary is situated in the foothills of Western Ghats in Goa. If you are a nature lover then you can stay for few days in the Tourist complex run by Goa Tourism Development Corporation and enjoy varied species of colorful birds and panthers. However you must be careful about the wild dogs and doles here which are more dangerous than any other animal.

Wild tours to Goa can take you to Cotigoa Wildlife Sanctuary. There is a high tree top watch tower in this sanctuary which provides a view of water hole where most of the animals come around dawn and dusk. The tower offers an exciting experience of watching the animals. An overnight stay with prior permission would offer fascinating experience to wild life enthusiasts. There is also a small rest house where you can stay with prior permission of Deputy Conservator of forests. Watching the animals and birds from the rest house can help make your trip unforgettable in your life time.

Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in the foothills of Western Ghats. It has sprawling deer park and mini zoos which attract most of the tourists especially those who come with their children.

Wild tours of Goa take you on a rural adventure to experience life in the villages in Goa. You can start your trip from eastern border of Goa. The temple town of Ponda provides haven to elephants. You can also enjoy seeing monkeys along the road side. You can take a swim in the nearby stream. If you are lucky, you may get a chance to see elephants come for drinking the clear waters of the stream.

A nature walk in the village would help you listen the sound of birdsongs and would also to enjoy the species of flora and fauna. You would get unique experiences visiting the dense forest of Goa which is exciting and different from the coastal belt in Goa.

Last Updated On: 2011/07/04