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Dudhsagar WaterFall, Goa

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Dudhsagar Fall Goa

Dudhsagar WaterFall, Goa

Dudhsagar waterfall is one of the world’s most popular falls that lies in India, springing from a lofty height of 1968 feet is located on the Goa-Karnataka border. The waterfall lies between the distance of 60 km from Panaji and 10 km from Colem Railway Station. Roads are closed in the rainy season and are opened again in the month of October.

The Konkani name for the falls, which accurately translated means that “sea of milk”, derives from clouds of milk like foam that rises up at rock bottom of the falls. Dudhsagar is set amidst exciting scenery high a steep, rounded head of a valley carpeted with pristine tropical forest, that’s solely accessible on foot or by train.

The fall overlooks a steep, rounded fringe of a valley coated with lovely tropical forest. Monkeys, birds, bees, butterflies have engraved their own niche amidst the flora of the region and also the plunge pool abounds in aquatic life.

Like the other most places in Goa and some popular festival mainly The Goa Carnival, the Dudhsagar waterfall has a legend attached to its name as well. The legend tells the story of this powerful and rich king who dominated a kingdom within the Western Ghats.

One can reach the Water Fall by road or by rail. Taking the National Highway road (NH-4A) you can reach the fall and by rail , the nearest station is Collem and the route for the rail from Goa is Collem-Mollem which is 6km and then , Carambolim and It can be reached by road from the National Highway (NH-4A). The nearest Station to the falls is Collem and the route for rail to reach the falls from Goa is Collem-Mollem – 6 km and then, Carambolim-Old Goa-Ponda-Tiska-Mollem (total 50 km) by road.

Near the top of the falls, the railway line from Vasco to Londa crosses the slope, giving tourist a glorious view from the train. There additionally one or two of pools that you can swim in, which makes Dudhsagar an excellent place for a day packed with fun and frolic. The alternate method of reaching the falls is simply suggested between Januarys and may; it is the time when water within the rivers abates enough to allow jeeps to approach the bottom of the falls.

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23 responses to “Dudhsagar WaterFall, Goa

  1. ashwinsharma

    August 24, 2012 at 8:13 am

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  2. paisstat

    December 18, 2012 at 6:05 pm

    Wow, the photo with the train and falls is amazing.

     
    • EaseYourTravel

      December 18, 2012 at 6:08 pm

      yes this is Dudhsagar fall in goa one of the epic fall in its own and the picture makes me speechless

       
  3. Shelley

    December 19, 2012 at 8:03 am

    What an amazing photo! That would be quite the train ride to take! Thanks for checking out our blog and for the follow! 🙂

     
  4. ajaytao2010

    December 20, 2012 at 5:56 pm

    Beautiful

     
  5. IndianaJo

    January 2, 2013 at 10:38 pm

    I didn’t make it to Goa during my trip to India but this train journey will be on my itinerary for my next visit! Amazing view.

     
    • EaseYourTravel

      January 3, 2013 at 5:02 pm

      This is something realy good to hear from you.. Go Goa and njoy this amazing fall.. 🙂

       
  6. Stofferpix

    January 25, 2013 at 5:30 pm

    I planned to take the trip to Dudhsagar falls, but the lack of informations from the local taxidriver in Candolim made me change my mind. However I think I’ll do the trip next time. Thank you for the much informative post.
    Stoffer.

     
    • EaseYourTravel

      January 25, 2013 at 5:31 pm

      Pleasure if the information was helpful to you and let us know when ever next time you are travelling to India ! 🙂 we will make your trip !

       
  7. Bosartis

    February 5, 2013 at 10:55 pm

    Great image – makes a nonsense of scale!

     
  8. dorothyanneb

    February 10, 2013 at 4:58 pm

    gorgeous! (pun intended) 😉

     
  9. postcardfromawanderer.com

    February 10, 2013 at 9:11 pm

    I’m going to Goa soon and looking for things to check out so thanks for the review!

     
    • EaseYourTravel

      February 11, 2013 at 4:46 pm

      Oh wow that’s great to know that you visiting Goa Soon !
      Happy Journey and Any kind of help regarding your travel to goa let us know 🙂

       
  10. Kavita Joshi

    February 11, 2013 at 12:45 am

    Hi dear,
    Great post….thanks for liking my post 🙂

     
  11. michaelwatsonvt

    February 12, 2013 at 8:21 am

    We really must get to Goa…….

     
    • EaseYourTravel

      February 12, 2013 at 4:58 pm

      Why Not and Ease Your Travel at your Service Sir 🙂

       
  12. GiannettaJ

    March 21, 2013 at 7:02 pm

    incredible 🙂

     

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