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Dolphin Watching

Enrich your trip to Goa with a fantastic dolphin adventure!


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Dolphins are one of the most beloved creatures of the sea. Watching them play and jump in the water is a delightful and an endearing experience. In Goa, you can spot indo-pacific humpback dolphins. You can see them synchronizing dynamic bodily movements and twirls in the waters of the Arabian Sea, in rivers, and from the beaches as well. Dolphin tours are organized by local boat owners and mainly operated early in the morning. Such trips can be combined with fishing as well. The best time to see these creatures in the wild is from October to May. But plan your dolphin trip in advance and don't forget to bring your camera with you.

Cruises on the main rivers of Goa–Zuari, Mandovi, Sal, and Chapora usually include dolphin and crocodile watching. Many of Goa's famous beaches also offer dolphin watching. The best spots to observe dolphins in Goa are Calangute, Palolem beach, Agonda beach, and Sinquerim Beach. Varca beach is known for bottlenose dolphins, which makes this spot extremely popular. Dolphin trips cost in Goa is also very affordable so check out any of them and enjoy these beautiful and playful creatures dancing along with the waves.

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