Arambol, the Sweet Water Lagoon by the Beach

Arambol is a small village located in the northernmost part of Goa, India. It is a beautiful beach town surrounded by greenery and breathtaking views. One of the main attractions of Arambol is the Sweet Water Lagoon. The lagoon is located near the beach and is a popular spot for tourists to visit.

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The Sweet Water Lagoon is a small lake that is separated from the Arabian Sea by a strip of sand. The water in the lagoon is sweet and is not affected by the tides. The lagoon is surrounded by palm trees, rocks and hills which makes it a perfect spot for those who love nature and scenic beauty. The lagoon is a popular spot for swimming and sunbathing. The water is calm and shallow, making it perfect for children to enjoy. There are also many small shacks located around the lagoon that offer refreshments and snacks.

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Another interesting activity that tourists can indulge in at the Sweet Water Lagoon is paddle boating. Visitors can rent a paddle boat and explore the lagoon while enjoying the beautiful views. The Sweet Water Lagoon is a great spot to relax and unwind. It is away from the hustle and bustle of the city and is a perfect escape for those who want to be surrounded by nature. It is also a great place for photographers and nature lovers who can capture the beautiful views and scenery of the lagoon.


As for the species that can be found in the area, Arambol is known for its rich marine life. The sea around the beach is home to a variety of fish, including mackerel, tuna, and barracuda. If you are lucky, you may also spot dolphins playing in the water. The lagoon is home to a variety of bird species, including kingfishers, herons, and egrets. You can also find crabs and other small marine creatures in the lagoon.

Source: Goa Water World

In conclusion, Arambol and its sweet water lagoon by the beach are beautiful places to visit if you want to experience nature at its best. Whether you are a wildlife enthusiast or just want to relax on the beach, Arambol has something to offer for everyone.


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