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Dona Paula Beach, Panjim
(2.9/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
Nestled in a bay at the confluence of two rivers and the Arabian Sea, Dona Paula Beach features such scenic views several Indian movie crews used it during their film shoots. When you visit, you can kick back on the sand or try kayaking, fishing, and parasailing. The beach features numerous seaside shops and stalls, selling everything from clothing and jewelry, to local souvenirs and spices. Plan to visit Dona Paula Beach and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Goa attractions using our Goa family vacation planner.
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  • What a disappointment! The beaches of goa are trash cans... Go to the North to arambol or very in the South I don't bathe in a trash can in the open air
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  • I loved this place, also known as "Vasu Sapana Point" after the very famous Kamala Hasan movie Ek Duje ke liye. Watching sunset or sunrise from this place gives you serene feeling. The only sad part i...  more »
  • this place is popular even for movie shootings.. nice place right on the sea front. has some good eateries around it. Nice place for a short visit in the evening. can see good sunset.. usually crowded...  more »