CHORAO ISLAND

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About CHORAO ISLAND

Chorao Island is the largest island among other 17 islands of Goa. It is located along the river Mandovi. There are several legends connected to this place. One of them tells about the islands emerging from diamonds that were thrown away by the Mother of Lord Krishna – the Goodness Yashoda. The Chorao Island is attractive primarily because of its amazing flora and fauna. Here you will see lots of mangroves – the amazing and beautiful forests growing in the water. In the western part of the island, the Goa's largest “Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary”. is located. This Island also preserves the traces of a very interesting ancient history, Indian Brahmin and Portuguese colonizers. Here you will see several Old Houses, Catholic Churches of the 16th century and lot of Hindu Temples.
(Cost include Entry Fee if any and some Light Refreshment)
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Overview of CHORAO ISLAND

  Entry Free
No Entry Fee
  Timings
All days of the week
05:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  Visit Duration
1-2 Hours
  Popular For
  • Nature Lovers
  • Fun Lovers
  • Explorer
  • God Lovers
  • History Followers
  • Romantic
  • Relaxing
  • Adventure Lovers
  • Photogenic
  • Experience Gainers
  Approx. Charges per Person / Day
Rs. 500

  Location

Chorao Island,
Goa - 403102


  How To Reach

It is 12 Kms drive from Panjim (including Ferry ride) or it is 21 Kms from Mapusa Bus Stand without Ferry ride.

Distance From -
Thivim Railway Station
20 Kms
Karmali Railway Station
13 Kms (including Ferry Ride)
Panjim Bus Stand
10 Kms (including Ferry Ride)
Dabolim Airport
33 Kms (including Ferry Ride)
Baga Beach
27 Kms