Spice tours

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Experience Goa’s traditional form of farming and discover a vast variety of spices, medicinal herbs and tropical fruits. Cinnamon, Pepper, Chillies and Nutmeg, tropical trees like Cashew, Coconut, Arecanut and Teak thrive all over this amazing property.

We take you on an informative walk around the plantation in which you will hear about various spices, medicinal plants and their uses. You will also gain insights into sustainable agricultural practices, bio gas production and cashew fenni distillation. At the end of the guided tour you have the opportunity to pick up some local products before relishing our home-cooked goan food.

Kindly book day visits at least a day in advance. The package includes a welcome drink, guided walk and goan style vegetarian lunch. Beverages are available at reasonable rates.

Call or email for bookings: Phone: +91 976 536 4456 (Ashok) or +91 942 076 6782 (Ajit) Email: dudhsagarplantation (at) gmail.com (kindly sms in case the phone is not reachable, we will call back).

Dudhsagar Waterfall, Spice Tour and Old Goa Churches day trip itinerary (coming from North Goa or Panjim)
Dudhsagar Waterfall, Spice Tour and Colonial Chandor day trip itinerary (coming from South Goa)

Dudhsagar Waterfall, Spice Tour and Old Goa Churches day trip itinerary

This 1-Day itinerary is suggested for guests staying in North Goa or Panjim
Itinerary (timings are indicative)
Start from your hotel in North Goa
9:00 – 12:30 Jeep ride through Molem National Park to the base of Dudhsagar Waterfall. Cool down in the mountain waters and enjoy lush green forest around you.
– drive to Dudhsagar Plantation (~15 min)
13:00 – 14:30 Home-cooked Goan lunch at Dudhsagar Plantation followed by Spice Tour.
– drive to Old Goa (~1 hour)
15:30 – 16:30 Visit Viceroy’s Arch and Churches at Old Goa.
– return to your hotel in North Goa (~45 min)
Optionally, you can continue with a cruise on the river Mandovi at Patto/Panjim.

* to avoid the rush, we recommend that you reach Kulem (the starting point for jeep rides) early (jeep service is provided by a well-organized Taxi cooperative in Kulem)

* during the rainy season, jeeps are not available. For the more adventurous, motorbikes are available during the rainy season to take guests to the base of the waterfalls from Kulem Railway Station. Train/hiking are other options.

Dudhsagar Waterfall: General information and how to get there

Dudhsagar Waterfall, Spice Tour and Colonial Chandor day trip itinerary

This 1-Day itinerary is suggested for guests staying in South Goa
Itinerary (timings are indicative)
Start from your hotel in South Goa
9:00 – 12:30 Jeep ride through Molem National Park to the base of Dudhsagar Waterfall. Cool down in the mountain waters and enjoy lush green forest around you.
– drive to Dudhsagar Plantation (~15 min)
13:00 – 14:30 Traditional Goan lunch at Dudhsagar Plantation followed by Spice Tour
– drive to Chandor (~40 min)
15:00 – 16:00 Visit the church of Nossa Senora de Belem and one of the colonial mansions at Chandor
– return to your hotel in South Goa (~45 min)

* to avoid the rush, we recommend that you reach Kulem (the starting point for jeep rides) early (jeep service is provided by a well-organized Taxi cooperative in Kulem)

* during the rainy season, jeeps are not available. For the more adventurous, motorbikes are available during the rainy season to take guests to the base of the waterfalls from Kulem Railway Station. Train/hiking are other options.

Dudhsagar Waterfall: General information and how to get there