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Best Cruises Tours in Goa

Have an exciting vacation to Goa with breathtaking vistas of the sea and its famous attractions while sailing on a cruise. The best cruises and sailing tours in Goa are one of the most sought after activities which allows the tourists to have fun and adventure at the same time. With a number of cruises available like day cruise, river cruise and evening cruise, Goa has become a favorite destination to experience the thrill of this exciting activity. Along with sightseeing and cultural performances, cruises in Goa provides for a mesmerizing time spent with your family and friends. Witness the glorious sunrise and sunsets and enjoy the dance of dolphins as you sail down the beautiful backwaters of Goa.

 

Cruise sailing in Goa is not only perfect for honeymooners if you want to surprise your spouse with a romantic cruise dinner but also the best remedy to have fun with your family enjoying the lavish dinner galas. If you like the idea of staying in a house boat, then a cruise in Goa is one luxurious way to go about it and if one is looking to explore the traditional side of Goa then too a cruise never disappoints. You can also have fun with a casino cruise with fun filled games or just have a quiet day out on a river cruise down the beautiful river Mandovi in Goa. With a plethora of tourist attractions and the pristine beauty of the backwaters coming your way, a cruising experience in Goa seems to just what you need to escape from the chaos of city life. Wondering where to find the best tours which allow you to have fun as well as adventure with your loved ones in Goa? You have landed at just the right place to know about the best cruises and sailing tours in Goa.

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Grande Island Trip & Water Sports Combo, Goa - Flat 23% Off 12 Hrs ₹ 3059 5.0 star View Details
Sunset River Cruise in Mandovi River | Book @ 450 Only ! 1 Hrs ₹ 450 4.0 star View Details
Adventure Activities with Boat Tour in Goa, @ 1099 Only 3 Hrs ₹ 1099 5.0 star View Details
Monsoon Special: Water Sports in Beach, Goa @1599 Only 3 Hrs ₹ 1599 5.0 star View Details
Dining and Party Cruise at Goa 2 Hrs ₹ 999 5.0 star View Details
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    Grande Island Trip & Water Sports Combo, Goa - Flat 23% Off
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    About Grande Island:A trip to Goa is incomplete if you have not visited this island where thousands of travellers just rush to every year for a perfect getaway. Located in mid-water, miles away from Goa, this island helps you in witnessing dolphins and is a pearl in itse...

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    Sunset River Cruise in Mandovi River | Book @ 450 Only !
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    h1 Hour

    Whenever someone talks about Goa, it probably brings to mind sunny mornings on the beach, dancing away at wild parties and the exhilarating thrill of water sports. But this time, give a break to the beaches and head out to the river for a laidback river cruise on your ne...

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    Adventure Activities with Boat Tour in Goa, @ 1099 Only
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    h3 Hours

    About the Activity:Start your adventurous day at around 10:00 AM and board at Panjim, Goa. Alternatively, you could get on the cruise at 2:30 PM.Witness coastal Goa like never before by indulging in this exciting luxury cruise that provides you with an unparalleled exper...

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    Monsoon Special: Water Sports in Beach, Goa @1599 Only
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    h3 Hours

    About the Activity:A complete package of overly exciting water sports are coming in search of you. Calangute, the most visited beaches in Goa is the patron for the five different activities on the Arabian Sea. Jetski, banana ride, bumper ride or ringo ride, boat ride etc...

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    Dining and Party Cruise at Goa
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    North Goa
    h2 Hours

    About the Activity:Witness Mandovi river of Goa like never before by indulging in this exciting Luxury Cruise that provides you with an unparalleled experience.This cruise is for 2 hours which will give you an ultimate feel for life.Learn about various variants and enjoy...

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    Sailing Tour De Tiswadi - Flat 25% Off
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    North Goa
    h10 Hours

    About the Activity:- You will start from Dona Paula and sail up the Zuari river to Marcaim. Here, we put down the sails and motor up the Cumbarjua River. Now you can see crocodiles sun themselves on the mudflats during low tide.- Then you will emerge into the Mandovi riv...

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    Dolphin Sightseeing Tour in North Goa
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    North Goa

    About the Activity:A great opportunity to observe the most gentle animals in the sea, dolphins in its community, is here.This is a 30 minutes long dolphin sightseeing tour in North Goa.It can be booked as a group tour since it creates more fun if you are with a bunch of ...

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    Mandovi Boat Cruise with Dinner-flat 26% off
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    Panjim
    h2 Hours

    Whenever someone talks about Goa, it probably brings to mind sunny mornings on the beach, dancing away at wild parties and the exciting thrill of water sports. But this time, give a break to the beaches and head out to the river for a laidback river cruise on your next t...

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    Mandovi River Cruise
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    Panjim
    h1 Hour

    Whenever someone talks about Goa, it probably brings to mind sunny mornings on the beach, dancing away at wild parties and the exhilarating thrill of water sports. But this time, give a break to the beaches and head out to the river for a laidback river cruise on your ne...

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    Sunset Sailing at Dona Paula in Goa - Flat 13% Off
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    Panjim
    h2 Hours

    About the Activity:Enthrall in this amazing sailing experience that begins from Dona Paula at around 04.30 PM.Get picked up from your hotel in North goa and reach Dona Paula.After a short briefing, motor out in a small boat to the sailing boats, get in, hoist the sails...

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    Backwater Dolphin Spotting Tour, Goa Flat 20% off
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    North Goa
    h3 Hours

    About the Activity:When we are talking about sailing in the seas, the first thing that pops up in our heads are the dolphins racing ahead of our boats. And the best place to spot these amazing creatures in India is Goa, undoubtedly. Bringing you the best of the packages ...

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    Motor Yacht Experience in Goa Flat 10% off
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    Yachts are the epitome of luxury and Goa is a place that finds itself on the bucket list of almost every traveler. And when you mix these two, you have yourself the best experience of luxury that you can get in Goa.This motor yachting experience on the seas and canals of...

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    Dinner Cruise in Mandovi River, Goa - Flat 19% Off
    h3 Hours

    About Mandovi river:Also known as the lifeline of Goa, Mandovi river can be accessed by regions of old Goa. The river is flowing beautifully in major areas of the state and supports millions of lives economically and personally.About the Activity:- With the package, you ...

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    Catamaran Yacht Experience in Goa Flat 15% off
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    h2 Hours

    Goa is the party capital of the country and located right next to the sea, it enjoys some of the best views for you to enjoy while you are out here enjoying the best time of your life. And where there is sea, the question of sailing is something that always excites the p...

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    Kayaking in Goa's Baga Creek- Flat 38% Off
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    h1 Hour

    About Baga creek:Baga creek is a stretched tidal portion near the beach of Baga. This creek might be quite hidden from a huge population but offers multiple breathtaking views and clean water to its visitors.About the Activity:- Enjoy your time in a kayak which is a narr...

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Naveen Adiga

11 January 2016

An unforgettable experience for me. For the first time got a chance to get into snorkeling and see the marine life. Thanks alot guys for an amazing experience.

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Archan Patel

11 January 2016

It was so fun going for so many fun activities with family. Really enjoyed a lot. Specially the snorkeling part of the trip was a very nice experience.

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Kiran Ponduri

30 July 2019

"great trip.. had a very good time..!!"

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Durgeshwari Gill

11 January 2016

Had an amazing experience during the trip. Went with may family and enjoyed alot. This was our first time we went for snorkeling and fishing. Snorkeling was easy, but fishing will take time for you to ...

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uday bhaskar

15 March 2019

"fun filled experience. you will love it to the core. nice trip. nice people and nice experience. the trainers are very good and experienced. "

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Shiva Shiva

08 April 2019

"wonderful experience"

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Pruthvi Raj

01 March 2019

"It was an amazing experience to swim and surf in the sea. crew was very careful and handled things with utmost care. worth every penny. go for It. can't post videos here. you can find it on my insta w

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Pranav Prem

13 January 2019

"Spending for this is worth. Had an awesome day.. Fun filled adventures... "

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18 December 2018

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What You Should Know More About Cruises in Goa

  • Q. Which beaches are famous for cruising in Goa?

    Following are some of the beaches and rivers famous for cruising in Goa:

     

    • Calangute
    • Miramar
    • Mandovi bridges
    • Chapora
    • Panjim

  • Q. What types of cruises are available in Goa?

    Goa is considered as one of the best locations for river cruising. There are cruises that cater to budget travellers as well as luxury travellers, so you can pick one according to your budget. Cruising in Goa can be categorised into the following types:

    • Luxury Cruise: This ship has all things luxury. It is no less than a 5 star hotel and you can also book an overnight stay at this cruise.
    • Private Cruise: These cruises are booked for private groups and parties. It has exclusive entry and needs to be booked quite in advance.
    • Casino Cruise: These are cruises that have a casino inside it. These usually have a fixed start and end point and stop in the middle of sea for a fixed number of hours.

     

    There are some other cruises classified by Goa tourism in the categories of:

    • Sundown: These cruises get lit just during and after sunset. These are mainly famous amongst nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.
    • Sunset: Embrace dusk in the most enchanting way by taking up a ride in a sunset cruise. It is affordable and offers mesmerising views.
    • Dinner: These cruises are specially arranged to give people an offbeat- off-shore dining experience. Because dining onshore in quiet mainstream.
    • Backwater Thrills: These cruises sail across the backwaters of Mandoviriver, as well as through the islands of Chorao and Divar.

  • Q. What is the price of cruises in Goa?

    There are a range of entertaining hour-long cruises that operate in Goa. The rates of these cruises vary in nature. Every cruise has an entry rate that is separate on weekdays and weekends. Except for the entry fee, you have to take care of other expenses like food and drinks inside the cruise.

    The entry fees for different cruises are different. The minimum cost being at least INR 200 to 300 and the maximum ranging upto INR 2000 to 3000 on weekdays. You can add an additional INR 500 to calculate the entry fees on weekends.

  • Q. Are there any romantic cruises for couples?

    Yes, there are many romantic cruises available exclusively for couples. These usually start from a range of INR 5000 and may or may not be inclusive of foods and drinks. Mostly, they have packages inclusive of welcome drinks, wine and dessert and rest can either be pre-booked or can be as per the a la carte.

    These cruises usually have dance and musical performances for entertainment. They are beautifully lit to create the magical ambiance of romance and a special arrangement for dining is also organised for couples.

  • Q. Are there any casino cruises in Goa? What is the cost of a casino cruise?

    Yes, there are quite a few casino cruises in Goa. Some of those are:

    • Casino Pride
    • Deltin Royale
    • DeltinJaqk
    • DeltinCaravela

    The entry fees to any of these floating casinos start at INR 1500 on weekdays and INR 2500 on weekends.

  • Q. Where can we go for houseboat cruises in Goa? What is the cost of a houseboat cruise?

    There are a number of houseboats to choose from in Goa. Some of the places where you can go for the perfect houseboat cruise experience are:

    • Chapora river
    • Mandovi river
    • John’s houseboat in Goan backwaters
    • Santa Lucia

     

    The cost for these houseboat cruises for an overnight stay, starts at a minimum of INR 8000 and can go on to approximately INR 30000 per night.

  • Q. Are there any party cruises in Goa?

    Most of the cruises are organized with an aim of providing pure entertainment but there are a few cruises that arrange exclusive parties; youth being their major audience. There are quite a few party cruises in Goa as it is heavily visited by young crowd.

    Party cruises can be hired to throw a private party in an enclosed group. The booking of this should be done well in advance as they are booked and reserved, especially during the peak season from October to February.

  • Q. Which are some luxury cruises in Goa?

    When we say luxury, we don’t imagine anything lesser than 5 star hotels. Not only does Goa have such luxurious hotels but also has luxurious cruises. These cruises have mega arrangements and are organised for keeping in mind factors like style, richness and elegancy. Some of the luxury cruises in Goa are:

    • Casino Pride
    • Deltin Royale
    • DeltinJaqk
    • DeltinCaravela
    • Santa Monica
    • Rediscovery Cruise
    • Champions Yacht Club
    • Lost Paradise

  • Q. How difficult is it to learn sailing?

    Learning the art of sailing can appear to be a tricky task. But enhancing a few skills can make you a great sailor. You typically need to understand three aspects of sailing.

    • You must be able to tell which way the wind’s blowing. For a better understanding, sailboats have gadgets to help you.There is wind vane at the top of the mast and ribbons or yarns tied in the rigging that show wind direction
    • Steering accurately. Though this doesn’t take long to learn, you may take time to understand and implement this.
    • You must learn to identify when a sail is properly trimmed.

  • Q. What activities are done on a cruise?

    A cruise ride comes with a number of entertainment factors. There are musical, dance performances organised by the company to keep people on board engaged. A variety of food and drinks are served to take care of your hunger needs. Similarly, several games may also be organised for crowd engagement. Other than this, usually cruises have a dance floor where you can drop your hair down and groove to the beats of the DJ. Casino Cruises have casino games that keep people occupied and entertained.

  • Q. Are there any personal yacht tours in Goa?

    Yes, there are personal yacht tours available in Goa. They can be hired by couples looking to spend some quality time or a group wanting to arrange a private party or get together. These yachts run in the Arabian Sea or backwaters of various Goan rivers. The costs of a personal yacht is much higher than that of a common one but comes with many advantages like having your own time and space. The starting range of personal yachts is INR 15000 per night.

  • Q. What type of cruises are available in the Mandovi River?

    The following types of cruises can be availed in MandoviRiver:

    • Luxury Cruise

    Entry fee- approximately INR 2000 on weekdays

     

    • Private Cruise

    Rate per night- approximately INR 10000 on weekdays

     

    • Houseboat Cruise

    Rate per night- approximately INR 10000 on weekdays

     

    • River Cruise

    Entry fee- approximately INR 500 to 700 on weekdays

     

    • Sunset Cruise

    Entry fee- approximately INR 150 on weekdays