Dona Paula is a laid back resort with beautiful beaches and plenty of opportunities for water sports. If you do manage to tear yourself away from the sandy shores, Dona Paula's unique location means that there are plenty of things to do. Visit the state capital of Panaji for bustling marketand the Goa Science Centre and Planetarium, which the whole family can enjoy. Or explore Goa's wild nature along the Mandovi River and spot exotic birds at the Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary.
3 Things to do in Dona Paula
Things to do
Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary India
The Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary is less than a half an hour drive away on the bank of the River Mandovi. Its mangrove habitat on the western tip of the Chorao Island is a swampy paradise for thriving nature and hundreds of exotic bird species. It ...Find out more
Goa Science Centre IndiaJust a half an hour walk away from Dona Paula's centre is the fantastic Goa Science Centre and Planetarium in Panaji. The museum is a great day trip for families as there're lot of activities to get involved in.Find out more
Cabo Fort IndiaVisit the Cabo da Rama fort to see the remains of the ancient prison, dried moat and fortress walls. The structure can be found on top of a dramatic cliff face and was named after the Hindu god of Ramayana, Rama.Find out more