Dona Paula Tourism & Travel Guide

A highly sought-after globetrotter destination, Dona Paula is a secluded bay located just 7km away from Panaji, the capital city of Goa. There are a number of hotels and resorts in the area, so travellers are well taken care of. While in the town, there are captivating places to witness and a variety of fascinating activities to indulge in. Also, the picturesque location and beauty of the place is undoubtedly a major attraction. Initially known as Oddavell, Dona Paula derived its current name much later. Situated on a breathtakingly beautiful sea stretch, Dona Paula is now a popular tourist destination. It holds the renowned National Institute of Oceanography, which is a must visit. It is serene and alluring during the monsoon season, and numerous movies have been filmed here. While in Dona Paula, Cabo Fort and Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary are the two must visit spots. The spectacular views and prepossessing beaches give Dona Paula the status of the ideal place to relax and sunbathe.
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In Goa, with parents!...

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Had a quick coffee in the pouring rains in the nearby Kamath hotel and headed out to Dona Paula....

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7 km from Panaji Centre, Lovers Paradise, Panaji
Another one of my favorite beaches in Goa. Slightly less crowded than other beaches, Dona Paula is bound to grow on you with its mellow ambiance. Calm sea with rocky shores, water sports, and a few beach shacks to cloy your food cravings - this beach is a paradise for travelers looking to lay off their stress.
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Its a must visit. It become famous and more tourist landing at this place who comes to Goa. Awesome, breathtaking view from here. Entry fee: NIL How to Reach: 7 kms from Panaji, Goa Recommended Length of Visit: I hr is fine Tips: Go just before sunset Facts: Any gussess?? SINGHAM- The famous Bollywood film, this place was featured in.
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