Dona Paula is a famous tourist point of Goa located in Panjim city and one of the most crowded places in Goa. The place got more attraction after the release of Bollywood movie Singham starrer Ajay Devgan due to few fight scenes on this place.
Best Time to Visit
Dona Paula Beach, one of the most popular beaches in Goa, can be visited all year round, but the best time to visit is from October to March. The Dona Paula viewpoint is really amazing.
How to reach Dona Paula
Dona Paula Beach is well connected to the rest of the country and to Goa.
Dabolim airport is just 27 km away from Dona Paula beach. Tourists can hire various prepaid taxis that are available outside the airport.
Madgaon Junction is the closest Railway Station which is near to Dona Paula Beach, The station is situated at a distance of 41km from Dona Paula. From the Railway station, tourists can take numerous taxis and buses to reach the beach.
You can also easily reach the beach via road by hiring a number of buses that operate from Panaji’s Kadamba Bus Terminal on a regular basis. Tourists also get the option of renting frequent vehicle on per day basis like (bike, car scooter, or jeep).
Things to do in Dona Paula
Windsurfing is quite popular with tourists and one of the most preferred sporting options goings-on. However, it is exciting but once you board on it, you will love to go back and do it all over again.
2. Water Skiing
Water Skiing is another best and exciting watersport which you can enjoy over the surface of the water. This sport needs a lot of self-confidence to board on water skiing. The guide provides you with great support and guidance so you can surely enjoy it.
Parasailing is a common water sport activity that is available in all most all the major beaches of Goa. This is considered to be the most popular activity which is much in demand, especially during the peak seasons.
Swimming near Dona Paula Beach is quite safe. Apart from swimming activities, you can also enjoy various water sports and activities near the sea beach. The beach also serves you by a wide- range of accommodations, including boutique hotels and luxury beach resorts that will make you feel right at home.
5. Sports fishing
sport fishing near Dona Paula beach is the extraordinary activity of catching fish with a "wedge" or a hook. It also improves physical health.
Snorkeling is a great underwater sport where you can train to swim and feel relaxed through a plane of water with different equipment such as diving masks, snorkeling, and bathing.