Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Goa

#15 of 47 in Wildlife in Goa
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Go birdwatching in the Goa’s only bird sanctuary at Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary. A mangrove habitat located in an estuary of a river, which is declared as a bird sanctuary, carries the name of Salim Ali, a renowned Indian ornithologist. Easily access the habitat by a ferry service and a paved walk running between the mangroves. See many types of bird species, including little bittern, red knot, and pied avocet. Although open throughout the year, visiting the sanctuary requires a permission of the Chief Wild Life Warden. Make Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary a part of your Goa vacation plans using our Goa trip itinerary maker website.
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  • a good place for nature lover lots of birds here little difficult to reach here entry ticekt is 20 rs  more »
  • arriving on the island by ferry you pay the very small local fee to enter the reserve. We were greeted immediately by Uday who offered to take us on a guided boat tour of the mangrove. We'd arrived...  more »
  • Beautifully adorned with mangroves and a host of feathery plumes. A bird watchers delight. One can surely see a fish leap into the air if you have the patience and even catch a kingfisher dive in for a bite. peaceful ,tranquil and the ferry ride is breathtaking...please do not litter...
  • Very beautiful place. Different types of mangroves trees The way to go there is trough ferry ride which is very beautiful experience. Good for excursion and other environmental study. Different birds are also seen but you require proper observation and Time to see them.
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