North Goa with Mollem (5 Nights)

6 Days
Trip Type
Max 11 Group size
  • Duration: 5 Nights / 6 Days
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Overview

Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival - Dabolim
Departure - Dabolim

Route :- Dabolim - North Goa (3N) - Mollem (2N) - Dabolim.

Summarized Itinerary :-
Day-1 Arrive in North Goa.. Evening visit to the local beaches.
Day-2 Half day sightseeing visiting Old Goa, North Goa Temples followed by River Cruise OR Bird Watching in Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary or Excursion to Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary.
Day-3 Half Day sightseeing to South Goa or Spice Plantation Visit or visit to heritage areas of Panjim.
Day-4 Proceed to Mollem. Enroute visit Spice Plantation.
Day-5 Morning Visit to Bondla Sanctuary followed by Zuari Boat ride.
Day-6 Morning visit to Tambdi Surla and Bird watching in area before Departure.

Distances :-
Dabolim to North Goa -42 kms (1 hrs).
North Goa to Mollem -79 kms (2 hrs).
Mollem to Dabolim -68 kms (1.5 hrs).

Destination Overview :-

Dabolim - Dabolim lies on nothern tip of South Goa near Vasco and home to only Airport in Goa.

North Goa - “North Goa” as its referred comprises Baga-Calangute-Candolim-Sinquerim, all different ends to a single stretch of beach, which gets visitors from all over India and has made Goa the world renowned destination.

Mollem - Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary and Mollem National Park is a 240 square kms area in the Western Ghats of Goa at 57 kms east of Panjim and is approachable via National Highway 4A.

itinerary
  • Day 1 Arrive in North Goa.. Evening visit to the local beaches.

    Arrive in North Goa. North Goa is a beach getway renowned for its good beaches, beachside hotels and the atmosphere around it which includes Shacks, Bars, Restaurants and Watersports. Visit local beaches in the evening (Baga, Calangute and Candolim are three most visited beaches in North Goa which offer Watersports (Oct - May). Anjuna and Vagator are two beaches that wear an idyllic character).

  • Day 2 Half day sightseeing visiting Old Goa, North Goa Temples followed by River Cruise OR Bird Watching in Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary or Excursion to Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary.

    Guests with sightseeing interest may visit Fort Aguada in the morning and experience stunning views of the Arabian Sea. In the afternoon undertake half-day sightseeing of the North Goa visiting Old Goa (UNESCO World heritage site), St Francis Church and Temples in North Goa (Such as Mangeshi Temple, Nagesh Temple and Shanta Durga Temple). Guests with no interest in pursuing touristy sightseeing may opt for a visit to Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary near Panjim for Bird watching (Oct - March recommended Season).

  • Day 3 Half Day sightseeing to South Goa or Spice Plantation Visit or visit to heritage areas of Panjim.

    Guests may opt for a half day sightseeing to beaches of South Goa as may be provided in the package opted for. Guests interested in exploring heritage character of Goa may opt for a visit to Panjim for a walk down the heritage bylanes of Panjim. Nature Traveller may visit Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary near Panjim (if not visited on Day 2).

  • Day 4 Proceed to Mollem. Enroute visit Spice Plantation.

    Proceed to Proceed to Mollem (60 kms - 2 hours), enroute visit Spice Plantation near Ponda where ethnic cuisine, farm based activities, elephant ride and agro processing can be experienced over Lunch. Thereafter guests may proceed to Dudhsagar waterfalls before reaching Mollem.

  • Day 5 Morning Visit to Bondla Sanctuary followed by Zuari Boat ride.

    Morning Visit to Bondla Sanctuary where one finds many exotic birds like Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher and Malabar Trogon, followed by Zuari Boat ride in afternoon where one can sight 5 kingfisher varieties of Goa (Including Black Capped and Collared variety).

  • Day 6 Morning visit to Tambdi Surla and Bird watching in area before Departure.

    Morning visit to Tambdi Surla Temple, an ancinet Shiva temple and Bird watching in and around area before Departure.