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Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary

Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary

@ Panjim (Panaji), Goa

  Chorao Island, Near Mandovi River, Panjim, Goa - 403001

Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary is an estuarine mangrove habitat which is declared as a bird sanctuary and located on western tip of the Island of Chorao along the river Mandovi, Goa, in India. The sanctuary is named after Salim Ali, the eminent Indian ornithologist.The sanctuary and island are accessed by a ferry service running between Ribander and Chorao. The sanctuary has a paved walk that runs between mangroves of Rhizophora mucronata, Avicennia officinalis and other species.

  0832-2228772, 2229701