Goa is a nature’s unique gift with stunning waterfalls and sun-drenched beaches. Monsoon is the best season to visit these stunning waterfalls. Goa is popular not only for nature lovers but for adventure enthusiasts as well.
Here is the list of top 10 waterfalls in Goa:
- Charavane Waterfalls:
Charavane Waterfalls is a beautiful location situated in Charavane village, which is of 12 km from Valpoi city. It is located in the middle of lush green surrounding and sounds of waterfalls can be heard from a certain distance. This waterfall is a part of Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary. It is located at a height of approximately 40 meters.
How to Reach: It is situated at a distance of 12 m from Valpoi city. You can hire a taxi or cab to reach Charavane waterfall.
- Bamanbudo Waterfalls:
Bamanbudo Waterfalls is popularly known as crystal clear waterfalls, located on the backside of Aube Ghat. The best thing about these waterfalls is that it can be reached easily without any treacherous trek. This is the best place for nature lovers. It is situated at a height of 130 meters and is known to only a few people.
How to Reach: You can hire a taxi or cab to reach Bamanbudo Waterfalls.
- Hivre Falls:
Hivre falls is the beautiful waterfalls in Goa. It is located in the Hivre village, near to Valpoi city. They are covered with lush green trees and a small stream of water will be flowing quietly here. This is the best place for trekking. It is located at a height of approximately 50 meters.
How to Reach: You can hire a car or taxi from Valpoi to reach this place.
- Kesarval Waterfalls:
Kesarval Waterfalls is located 22 km from Panaji, Verna plateau. These waterfalls contain betel palms and tropical woodlands all over. It is to be believed that the waterfalls contain medical powers. The word ‘Kesarval’ comes from the Indian term for eagle, which served to maintain the colony there. It is located at a height of 70 meters.
How to Reach: You can hire a cab or taxi on the Panaji-Margao highway.
- Tambi Surla Waterfalls:
If you trek through Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary, you will reach Tambi Surla Waterfalls. The 15th century Lord Shiva temple is located here. The water flows from the hills and offers a spectacular view with a green that is complete with trees and bushes. It is located at a height of approximately 50 meters.
How to Reach: You need to trek up the falls, after reaching Carnazol.
- Kuskem Waterfalls:
Kuskem Waterfalls is located in canacona Taluka, Goa. It is the best place to visit during the monsoon and post-monsoon. In summer these waterfalls will drain up. Hiking is a thrilling experience for adventure enthusiasts and trekkers here. It is located at a height of 100 feet.
How to Reach: You need to trek to this waterfall, from Hathipol in Kuskem.
- Netravali Waterfalls:
Netravali Waterfalls is located in sanguem Taluka, covers a total area of 211 sq.km.It is connected with Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary which is located in South Goa. This marvellous waterfall can be reached by walk, and by standing on an island spot you can have a view of these falls. It is located at a height of approximately 130 meters.
How to Reach: It takes 2 hours long drive to reach this place from Margao.
- Sada Waterfalls:
Sada waterfalls are located in a small village Sada. With a beautiful backdrop of Chorla Ghats in the background, water flowing down from between two hills. The thrilling trek up to the falls made this worthy to be visited waterfalls in Goa. It is located at a height of approximately 200 feet.
How to Reach: You can hire a taxi or rent a bike from Margao to reach Sada Waterfalls.
- Harvalem Waterfalls:
Harvalem is well known as Arvalem waterfalls are located near sanquelim. A short drive of 10 minutes from Arvalem caves will bring you here. It is worth visiting during the post-monsoon season. They begin to drip during the winter. It is located at a height of approximately 70 feet.
How to Reach: The best way to reach this place is to hire a cab or taxi from sanquelim or Panaji.
- Dudhsagar Waterfalls:
Dudhsagar Waterfalls is the most beautiful and majestic waterfalls in Goa. It is situated on the borders of Karnataka and Goa. It is located on the river Mandovi. It is named as Dudhsagar, because of the white colour of the waters that fall from a height of approximately 320 meters. The water level will increase during the monsoon season.
How to Reach: From Kulem station, you can hire a bike to reach Dudhsagar Waterfalls