Sal river originates in Goa
, near the village of Verna, in Salcete Taluk. It runs due south, passing by the town of Margao
. The river is fed by the tributaries of Navelim and Cuncolim that joins the main river at Davorlim
villages. The river then travels southwards to join the Arabian Sea
. The total length of the river is around 35kms.