Carambolim Lake in Goa is a very renowned birding site and one of the well-known tourist attraction. Carambolim lake is a man made freshwater lake and located in the Carambolim village.
Location : Carambolim Lake is situated just 2 Kms from Old Goa, in the Tiswadi Taluka. This lake is situated at a distance of 12 kms from Panaji
About Carambolim Lake
Main purpose to build the Carambolim Lake is facilitate the irrigation in the surrounding areas. It is transcendent place of birding in Goa that supports a large population of grass-feeding birds. Here tourist can see the many lot of species of migratory birds as well as a lot of waterbirds.This place is a paradise of bird-watcher's. Here tourist can see the beautiful paddy fields, trees and woodland in the area that makes the place very picturesque.
Every year lots of tourists, exceptionally foreigners come to visit Carambolim Lake in order to spot various bird species. It also gives a great opportunity for nature photographers.
Main Birds You can see : At this place tourist can see the birds such as Pintal, Purple Moorhen, Pond Heron, Red-rumped Swallow, Pheasant Tailed Jacana, Cattle Egret, Little Egret, Lesser Whistling Teal, Bronzewinged Jacana, Coot, Waterfowls, Shovelers, Open-billed storks and Garganeys.