Goa a perfect
celestial home for the wanderlust traveler, an idle place for
adventure lovers. Also known as Konkan the city is perched on
the coastal area of Western India and is famous for some of the
finest beaches in the world. It showcases the widespread golden
sand beaches trimmed with perfect palm fringes lines offering a
vista full of natural splendors to its visitors.
Beside fabulous beaches, ancient churches, Goa is also a
major halt for water sports. Para sailing, yachting,
windsurfing, and deep sea diving are some of the more popular
water sports facilitated by the Government of Goa.
In addition to this awesome Goa has exhilarating activities to
offer - you can indulge in a dazzling shopping at any one of
Goa's numerous and resplendent bazaars always buzzing with
activities that are stocked with a erotic varieties of
artifacts, spices, fany (wine from cashew nuts), delve in
thrilling nightlife, eating joints, Rave Parties and lot more.
Adventure beckons the zest of life in Goa- the crusade to
indulge in the extraordinary activities and the craving to
rendezvous challenges gives the adventure lovers the passion to
make a sojourn to rediscover and rejuvenate oneself with Goa.
Besides its accessibility through airways from all parts of the
country, it can also be approached through waterways from
Mumbai- a lifetime cruiser.
Adventure Activities in Goa
Goa's beach sports offer the adventure enthusiast such
astounding and rejuvenating opportunities that nothing can be
more enchanting than a stimulating sport on the warm silver
sand, followed by a cool dip in its blue sea.
One can enjoy the games like beach basketball or the slower and
easier beach volleyball, also indulging in creative skills like
building of sandcastles in the sand. The silvery sands, the palm
grooves and the tides are tantalizing comrades that make any
kind of beach activity in Goa a gratifying and most striking
Goa is also blessed with wide and extensive, breathtaking rivers
and scenic lakes that makes it a prefect site for long and
enchanting river cruises. River cruises have progressed as a
major tourist attraction and is also giving a raise to the
industry of tourism.
There are number of options available for the river cruiser -
daytime, sunset or moonlit river cruises. Your cruiser can also
be clubbed with other adventure activities like a crocodiles or
dolphin spotting cruise giving your a awesome panorama of sea
For vacation holidays water sports are one of the thrilling
options available in Goa. Surfing, snorkeling, jet-skiing,
boogie boarding, scuba diving, water-skiing, parasailing,
windsurfing, and deep sea fishing are just some of the water
sports that one can indulge in.
Most of the windsurfing trainers and experts consider Dona Paula
Bay to be a prefect location for the novice.
Other most popular aquatic sports in Goa are a swishing ride on
a water scooter or a speedboat at Dona Paula or a leisure
cruiser on the scenic Mayem Lake on a paddleboat.
Water sports like scuba diving off Grand Island or paragliding
are available at Arambol beach or Bogmalo beach. One should
indulge in these sports, under the guidance of experts and
Snorkeling, however, is a much easier activity when compared to
Scuba Diving. This adventure sport allows a tryst with submarine
world and enjoys its splendor without going much deeper into the
sea, all you require is a dip. Snorkeling a preferred family
activity and children's first love.
Dinghies are available for hire at the Cidade de Goa and the Taj
Holiday Village. These 15-odd feet long crafts carry 3 to 4
people conveniently and is gaining tremendous popularity now
days in Goa.
Freak our Activities
Most leisure and thrilling activity of Goa lies in its Casinos,
with popular games like roulette, blackjack, baccarat and craps.
The casinos are an amalgamation of urbane elegance and generous
local warm reception. Try out fate in the casinos scattered all
across Goa - the stately charm of Las Vegas or in Caravella.
Rave parties are life of Goa- full of dance, music and jest, and
can be engaging pass times for tourists. These parties are
organized every night around the time of New Year and Christmas,
and are under strict control ever since Goa Tourism took over
the charge to promote market tourism over peregrinator in Goa.
Besides adventure through water sports and exciting party, Goa's
attraction also lies in its ancient churches and cathedrals
built during 16th to 17th century AD at Old Goa with their great
architectural splendor. Some of the famous churches of Goa are-
Se Cathedral, Convent & Church of St., Francis of Assisi, The
Church of St. Alex and much more.
Dabolim is the main entry point for Goa situated at a distance
of around 29-km from Panaji. Indian Airlines has direct flights
from Delhi and Mumbai daily. Air India also flies to Goa.
You can take trains
from Delhi -1,874 km, Mumbai -490km, and Bangalore -430 km to
reach Goa with ease. Taxis and motorcycle taxis can be hired
from the railway station to reach the desired destinations.
Goa, Maharashtra, and
Karnataka state transport corporations operate from the Kadamba
bus stand at Panaji to all the main parts of India.
Goa can also be
approached through water cruiser, Frank Shipping operates a boat
service between Mumbai and Panaji.
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