Porvorim Tourism

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Porvorim (pronounced [pɔrʋɔrĩ]) is the legislative capital of the state of Goa, India. It is situated on the right bank (north bank) of the Mandovi River. The administrative capital Panaji is located on the opposite bank. Considered as a suburb of Panaji, Porvorim is considered an upmarket residential hub as it lies on the prime Mumbai–Goa highway NH17. Porvorim is hardly a couple of kilometers from the state capital, Panaji. Officially a village, it provides facilities no short of that of a town or a small city. Many housing localities and complexes are also located in Porvorim, such as * Journalist Colony * Housing Board Colony * Pundalik Nagar * Defense Colony * Nova Cidade * Sapana Gardens * Landscape City * Socorro Gardens * Post & BSNL Quarters Porvorim is well connected by roads. The National Highway 17 (NH17) runs through Porvorim. Infrastructure such as hospitals, schools, hotels and highways is developing here at a high pace. The Mall De Goa shopping mall is situated here.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Porvorim in India. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Porvorim like a local. The nearest major city to Porvorim is Panaji. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Panaji for its bountiful attractions like Anjuna Beach, Palolem Beach, Aguada Beach on your trip to Porvorim. Popular vacation packages of Porvorim are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Porvorim*

  • Pollution Statistics in Porvorim

    Know the pollution level of Porvorim before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 34.82 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 68.1 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 60.34 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 57.76 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 40.52 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 72.32 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 54.46 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 51.85 (Moderate)
  • Porvorim: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Porvorim for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Porvorim.

    • Burglary and Theft 51.32 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.89 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 36.11 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.89 (Low)
    • Attacks 46.05 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.58 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55.26 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.11 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.72 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Porvorim - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 55.2 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 56.01 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.67 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 27.73 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 57.59 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.49 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 48.92 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Porvorim

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Porvorim

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.46 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 53.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.91 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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