Chorao Island India

Spectrum Tour offer Chorao Island, Chorao Island Goa, Chorao Island India, Chorao Island Travel Guide, Chorao Island Travel Information, Chorao Island Tour
 
Home » South India Tourism » Chorao Island Goa

Chorao Island India

Interested? Contact for Details
Location: in the Mandovi snactuary, Goa
Area: 250 ha
Altitude: 0-93 m

Description of site: Chorao Island, is located at the confluence of the Mapusa river flowing in from the north, and the Mandovi river from the south. The low-lying areas of the island support mangrove swamps. The salinity varies from 0.94-29%. The central part of the island is hilly, the altitude ranging from 20 m to 93 m. A road runs some distance into the island. A ferry connects the island to the mainland

Climatic conditions: Humid, tropical monsoon, climate.The average annual rainfall is about 2500 mm, mostly occuring during June and September

Principal vegetation: Common mangrove species include Rhizophora apiculata, R. mucronata, Sonneratia alba, Kandelia candel, Avicennia marina, and A.officbmlis

Disturbances and threats: Some poaching of birds has been reported. Fish culture operations are to commence.

Economic and social values: The island is a tourist attraction

Fauna: The avifauna include migratory and residential species, such as lesser adjutant stork, painted stork, pintail, common teal, cotton teal, garganey, spotbill, shoveller, little grebe, white-necked stork, black-necked stork, egrets, herons, bittern, and fishing eagle. Other fauna include bats, jackals, water snakes, marsh crocodiles, etc Common fish species are Mugil cephalus, M.persica, Chanos chanos, and Lates calcifer Special floral values: The mangrove species Kandelia candel, which is on the brink of extinction elsewhere, is found here in abundance


Related Tour Packages & Information

Beaches in Kerala Jheels in Chennai Andaman and Nicobar Islands Bangalore Travel
Calcutta Travel Kerala Travel Peechi Bam Reservoir Bhavanisagar Reservoir
Chilika Lake Kerala Village Travel Pondicherry Tamilnadu Carambolim Lake
Cochin Backwaters Kondakarla Lake Ratnagiri Travel Chorao Island Goa
Gudavi Bird Sanctuary Krishna Mangroves Satkosia Gorge Wildlife Sanctuary Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary
Jayakwadi Bird Sanctuary Mandovi Travel Siruthavur Tank Tamilnadu Indravati National Park
Karnataka Travel Mysore Travel Trivandrum Travel Nandur Madhmeshwar Bird Sanctuary
Kerala Valley Travel Nilgiri India Tungabhadra River Sholapur Reservoirs
Kolleru Lake Madras Travel Zoological Garden in Kerala Thiruvananthapuram India
Kovalam Kerala Mangrove Forest Ranganathittu Wildlife Sanctuary Trivandrum Travel Guide
Pakhal Lake Vattakudi Sathanur Reservoir Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary


All tours are customizable and can be extended as per requirements
Travel Requirements
 Arrival date:    Local Transport:  
 No. of Persons:      Budget in US$:
 (per person per day)
 
 No. of Days:    Accommodation:  
 Places to be covered:  
 Also interested in :   Escorted Guide  Local Sightseeing  Airport Pickup
Personal Information
*Your Name:   *Your E-mail:  
*Your Country:    Phone:
 (Country/Area Code)
 
*Describe Your Travel Plan:
Ayurveda Tour Package   Far East Tours

  Luxury Train Tours   West India Tours
East India Tours Himachal Pradesh Tours India Temple Tours Jammu Kashmir Tours Special Tour Packages
Africa Tour Packages | Africa Tours | Asia Pacific Tours | Australian Tour | Kenya Tours | Tour to Kenya | Lakshadweep Island Tours | Lakshadweep Islands Honeymoon Tour | MIddle East Tours | Dubai Shopping Festival | Rajasthan Tour Packages | Ahmedabad India Tour | Golden Triangle Tour | Golden Triangle with Goa | Royal Rajasthan Tour
Travel Agents in India
     
International Travel Agents
Botswana | Gambia | Ghana | Guinea | Indonesia | Kenya | Malaysia | Maldives | Mauritius | Nepal | Nigeria | Russia | Singapore | South Africa | Tanzania | Thailand | Tibet | Turkey

Home  |  Email
Copyright ©Alaska Snow Tours