Mayem Lake, North Goa

Mayem Lake is one of the most famous tourist attractions and is located at the Mayem near Bicholim at North Goa. It is located 35 Kms from Panaji and it can be reached using public transport. One could also enjoy a romantic ride in this lake either at the paddle boat. The lake is also one of the great spots from birdwatchers and many of the migratory birds could be found here. It is also said that plenty of cottages along with forested slopes overlook the lake and the getting to this location is quite easy as it is just near the region around the lake which is hilly and the slopes are entirely covered with wild cashews all around the forests which makes it nature’s bounty.

Mayem is surrounded by plethora of things which could be enjoyed by a daily trip and there is also a GTDC Mayem Lakeview Resort which makes an endeavour to provide comfortable accommodation with many add-on services which makes the tourists a great way to enjoy. The other tourist attraction is the famous Rudreshwar temple and also the village near Sanquelim has Arvalem caves and Chamundi temple at Pilligao which makes it worth a place to visit.

Mayem Lake is a most famous tourist destination which is placed in Bicholim taluka, north Goa. Its nearest most famous town is Mapusa. Tourist can enjoy here boating, swimming and fishing. Several boating operators are available here. There are many resort accommodations are available to stay safe and secure at affordable rate. Around this lake several trees and hill located. This location is also residential of the several birds and animals. Tourists also can visit local people social and cultural activities which also includes Ganesh Chaturthi festival.

Nearest Tourist Attractions: Mayem Garden, Naroa Springs, Narve Springs, Corjuem Fort, Z Square Hira Talkies, Shantadurga Circle (Statue of the Shivaji).

Best time to Visit: October to March

Things to do: Boat Rides, Picnics, Swimming, Fishing

Nerarest Accommodations: Mayem Lake View (GTDC) , Prabhu Smaran , Sudhir Room Rent , Koteshwar Residency Lodge , Hotel Sharada Lodging , Vasudev Residency, Hotel omkar , Ice-N-Spice , Ashok Bar & Restaurant .

Weather Temperature

Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 19.6 20.5 23.2 25.6 26.3 24.7 24.1 24.0 23.8 23.8 22.3 20.6
Average High (℃) 31.6 31.5 32.0 33.0 33.0 30.3 28.9 28.8 29.5 31.6 32.8 32.4

Visit Information:-

Location: Sharda Nagar, North Goa

Nearest Bus Stop: Mayem Lake

Best Season: October to March

Nearest Railway Station: Thivim (15.4 KM)

Distance From:-

Dabolim Airport: 50.1 KM

Panjim City: 26.4 KM

Madgaon City: 54.3 KM