About Spice Plantation tourism
As we all know that Goa is famous for its exotic beaches and pulsating nightlife where tourists can enjoy the relaxed pace of life and rediscover themselves in peaceful and serene surroundings. But away from all these enjoyment there is something more to Goa which is a major attraction in the rural side. The spice plantation of Goa situated in the region called Ponda in central Goa.The spice plantations in Goa use organic methods of cultivation and farming and the spices that are produced from plantation are then cleaned and ground into powder.
It is also quite popular tourist attraction as it is very astonishing to see men climbing on very tall trees while maintaining a balance and at the same time plucking betel nut fruits from those swaying trees. These plantations are managed by those people who have comprehensive knowledge in how of farming spices. Some of the major spices produced in these spice plantations are: Black pepper, Cardamom, Nutmeg, Vanilla, Cinnamon, Cloves, Chillies, Coriander, cashew, Betel nut palm,also many tropical fruits also grown here that include Custard apples, Papaya, Bananas, Pineapples, Citrus fruits, etc.