Travel Tips: If you are not able to understand the destination for a summer trip, then visit Ponda in Goa, it will be fun!


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If you are planning to go to a beach in the summer, then this news is for you. Ponda is a town in the North Goa district of the Indian state of Goa, located approximately 28 km southeast of the capital city Panaji. You can choose it as your summer trip destination. It is known as the "City of Temples" of Goa because of the many old temples here. Here is a travel guide to Ponda.

How To Reach: Ponda is well connected by road and rail. The nearest railway station is Karmali Railway Station, which is approximately 16 km away. Goa International Airport is the nearest airport, located approximately 35 km from Ponda.

Best Time To Visit: The best time to visit Ponda is from November to February but you can plan a trip here during the summer season as well.


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Activities to do: Ponda is mainly a pilgrimage place and is known for its ancient temples. Some of the popular temples include Shree Mangeshi Temple, Shree Mahalaxmi Temple, and Shree Ramnathi Temple. Apart from this, visitors can also visit Wildlife Sanctuary, Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary.

Places to visit: Apart from the temples, there are many other tourist attractions in Ponda that are worth visiting. Some of the popular places to visit include Safa Masjid, Tambadi Surla Falls, a picturesque waterfall; And Spice Plantation, etc. is included.


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Where to stay: From budget guesthouses to luxury resorts, you will find many options in Ponda. Some popular options include Nature's Nest Resort, Shanti Morada, and Bay 15.

Popular Food: Ponda has many popular restaurants that serve authentic Goan cuisine. Some of the popular dishes include Fish Curry, Prawn Curry, and Pork Vindaloo. Ponda is also known for its street food, which includes Pani puri, chaat, and vada pav.