Netrani (Pigeon Island), about 9 miles W of Shirali, and 10 NM of Murudeshwara, is a coral island, wooded and flat-topped with a conspicuous summit, 101m high. It is steep-to except for a rock, 16m high, off its S end, and a rocky shoal close E of the island.
This Island has some of the best sites for scuba diving
easily accessible from Goa, Mumbai or Bangalore. There are many dive
shops from Goa that regularly organize dive expeditions to Netrani.
The island adjacent to Netrani is used by the Indian navy for target practice.
It is not recommended to visit Netrani without permission.
Binge Bay (W India)
Binge Bay lies between Binaga Point and Arge Cape, 2.5 miles SE.
A restricted area, into which entry is prohibited, extends from a position about 0.5 mile SE of Karwar Head to Kwada Point.
A major naval base, which includes shipbuilding and repairs facilities, is located on ...
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