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Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary

#106 of 370 things to do in Goa Features Animals
Off National Highway 4A, India
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Lovely environment - shame about the animal welfare

The zoo is set in a paradise of thick forest and is kept reasonably clean (plenty of bins - which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Graeme E
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Goa Paradise

Good place to visit, different variety of birds, the staff working there is very helpful and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Moira, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The zoo is set in a paradise of thick forest and is kept reasonably clean (plenty of bins - which is rare in Goa). The gardens are well maintained by what seems a large team. The issue I have is the cramped conditions many of...More

Thank Graeme E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place to visit, different variety of birds, the staff working there is very helpful and friendly. Animals are kept in good conditions.

Thank Agnelo22
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Very clean and well maintained zoo. The staff working at the premises are friendly and share all kinds of memories about the animals. However the sad part of my visit was the missing bengal tiger, according to staff it had passed away couple of days...More

Thank notimeforrecipes
Reviewed 17 May 2017

nice layout & Animals are kept in good condition. variety of birds can be seen tigers,elephant,fox are kept in natural location & not small cage.good outing for family takes about an hour to finish

Thank javed474
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Its an excellent place for birding where in you can spot many resident birds of the western ghats. Recommended for all the birders.

Thank anjsha0953
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Bondla is a mix of forest and zoo. There are no wild animals in the open but the zoo is pretty interesting. IF the weather is good and you are in a group you will also enjoy the walk in the forest, if you keep...More

Thank Fun_Frolics
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We took a great birdwatching guide with us (Ramesh booked via Nature's Nest) and we saw some fascinating species. It's a wonderful place of natural forest that everyone should enjoy

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is around 50 km from Panjim and would take an entire day picnic. Highly recommended for a family outing. The zoo is well maintained, but there would not be any good restaurants nearby. Carry adequate drinking water. zoo is very shady with lot of...More

Thank RV0681
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The small zoo they have maintained is very good attraction for kids. They have animals like panther, tiger, bear, elephant, snakes, crocodile and others which make the kids happy. Worth visiting.

Thank iSaurabh S
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Full green having widely spread wildlife one of the famous tourist spot in Goa.Full of birds and wild animals.Everyone have to walk through it.

Thank Yog83
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