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Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary

As bird sanctuaries go, this one isn't near the top, but still there is a lot of bird activity, and you can get a decent look at what is here by doing the boat tour. A one hour run in a large open skiff, where the driver/guide knows everything you will see, even if he gets the name wrong now... Address: Chorao Island, Panjim, India Phone Number: +91 832 223 9141

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Childhood Fascination
by MARGDARSHI on 06/16/2017

The birds flying free in the air are my childhood fascination, kindled by this same famed`small Bird Man` Dr Salim Ali,the ornithologist ! In the 1950`s, i was studying in a Public School in Pune...

In the nature's chest
by joyienjoy on 06/10/2017

The place is located on Chorao Island. The main gate is easily accessible from Ribander ferry point (charges are free, only vehicles are charged). A long 1-2km trail is available for visitors to...

An exhilarating experience!
by Letty B on 05/26/2017

Satish took in the boat and the morning boat ride was very exhilarating. We could see the kite. cormorants, small kingfishers, egrets, doves. etc. We went during the high tide and Satish told us...