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Best Cruises & Sailing 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.

  • Featured
    Adventure Boat with Activities in Goa
    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 experience for 3 hours.Try some exciting activities like kayaking, paddle boarding, crab catching, fishing and swimming as you continue sailing.This is your chance to enjoy the luxury side of the seas of Goa along with your friends.Enjoy some snacks and a delicious lunch while enjoying these activities.Languish in the clear waters, even as you swim and snorkel to admire the sheer vibrancy of underwater coral and marine life.Conclude this amazing day at 1:00 PM/5:30 PM and head back home with lots of memories.

    Excellent 5.0
    648 ratings

    Starting from

    16% OFF

    1500


    1800

    Cashback 1000*

  • Featured
    Overnight Houseboat Cruise at Chapora River
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    North Goa
    d1 Day n1 Night

    About the Activity:Get picked up at around 4:30 PM from the mentioned location Panjim, Calangute, Baga and Candolim in an air conditioned shared vehicle and reach Siolim at 5:00 PMHead to sunset point for a magnificent view of the evening sky. Indulge in some of the indoor games like cards, chess, scramble, ludo etc.You will also indulge in exciting activities like line fishing, bird-watching, etc. This cruise is specially designed for the ones who love nature by the day and it is also a Birdwatchers dream.Enjoy a lavish authentic goan dinner cuisine on board.Witness another side of Goa on the overnight houseboat cruise on the backwaters of Chapora River in North Goa.Enjoy the river breeze, lush greenery and scenic beauty as you relax in the comforts of this Paradise.Santa Lucia is a Luxurious Wooden House Boat, one of the most beautiful and preferred holiday destinations around India. It has three deluxe bedrooms, one lobby cum dining area and two open sit outs on the upper deck. All bedrooms have individual bath toilets with modern amenities.Its well stocked bar & friendly crew will pamper all your needs during your stay onboard.End this exciting tour at around 1:00 PM the next day after a tasty breakfast.

    Very Good 4.0
    69 ratings

    Starting from

    8% OFF

    10500


    11500

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    Panaji
    h3 Hours

    About the Activity:Here comes an extensive adventurous trip for those ardent lovers of the turquoise waters of Goa. This trip mainly consists of multiple water sports satisfying both adults and kids equally.The adventure starts around 09:30 AM from Calangute and then the number of activities you get to indulge in will amuse you. You can wind up the tour anytime by 5:30 PM; after experiencing all the fun Goa's waters can offer you. All in all, the activity takes 1 hour for you to complete!Spend a quality time with your family or friends while you enjoy parasailing, banana ride, bumper ride, jet ski and speed boat ride.

    Excellent 5.0
    1050 ratings

    Starting from

    4% OFF

    2399


    2500

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    Panaji
    h4 Hours

    About the Activity:If you are planning a trip to Goa which promises adventure and thrill at its best, take this opportunity which is meant for families, groups of friends or couples.This is a boat trip at Miramar Beach in Panjim, Goa with two time slots; one is from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM and the other one is from 02:00 PM to 06:00 PM.Cruise along the sizzling waters in a catamaran that houses up to 50 people with luxurious and comfortable sofa seats and it has wash rooms as well.Spot dolphins, indulge in kayaking, swimming and snorkeling, stand up paddle sailing, sunbathing and of course relish the beauty of major attractions which make Goa close to heart.The package includes one time food, guided activities and pick up and drop of at your hotel around the location.

    Good 3.0
    37 ratings

    Starting from

    1600


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    Panaji
    h8 Hours

    About the Activity:Arrive at the meeting point in Panjim and take a Catamaran Boat Towards Island. Spend your day doing various water activities and enjoying on the island. With high energy levels take a plunge into the plethora of activities that are offered and come back with a bag full of memories.Once on the island, enjoy an array of activities such as: Jetski, Banana Ride, Bumper Ride, Kayaking, Battery Boat, Zorbing and Fishing.

    Very Good 4.0
    27 ratings

    Starting from

    12% OFF

    2200


    2500

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    Alto Porvorim
    h5 Hours

    About the Activity:Float on the chilled water of the Arabian Sea as much as you want, have the tranquillised views around and feel overjoyed. The topic of discussion is a yacht cruise on the tricky waves of the mighty sea.Four different private yachts luxuriously designed and equipped are at your disposal to gift you some incomparable moments, some blessed sights.Arrive at Brittona Jetty before 09:00 AM as your cruise starts at 09:00 AM. The vaults of the chapel nearby would be visible from far.The yachts, MV Tara, Sun Dancer, Cia Bella and Majesty are featured with a luxury and comfort sofa, AC bedroom, changing room or washing room. After experiencing the characters of the beautiful sea in plenty, return to the dock after 08:00 PM.Depending on the weather, you may spot dolphins jumping out to the air and also, if you wish, you can do fishing.

    Very Good 4.0
    38 ratings

    Starting from

    12000


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    Panaji
    d1 Day n1 Night

    About the Activity:The beaches, adventure activities and the exciting nightlife of Goa are famous, but if you want to experience Goa in a different way you should try an overnight houseboat tour in Goa. Beautifully handcrafted houseboats fitted with all modern luxuries and amenities cruise on the backwaters of Goa. With lots to see and some amazing views to cherish, a backwater cruise in goa allows you to enjoy the most of your stay here.

    Very Good 4.0
    34 ratings

    Starting from

    15000


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    Panaji
    d1 Day

    About the Activity:Board on a cruise ship at Panjim for an invigorating day with your friends at the casino.Enjoy the beauty of the Arabian sea while you relax on the ship under the sun, see the historical Adil Shah's palace and fort Aguada.Engage yourself in some fun games such as American Roulette, Black Jack, Rummy, Stud Poker, Baccarat, Pontoon and Flash while exploring the casino.Have a thrilling cruise with high energy, non stop entertainment including dancing, singing and another activities lined up to make your day absolutely unforgettable.Have a glimpse of the beautiful river Mandovi and Goa's largest and luxurious off shore casinos.

    Very Good 4.0
    39 ratings

    Starting from

    3000


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    Panaji
    h2 Hours

    About the Activity:Romance with your beloved and chill-out in the Arabian Sea on one of the best honeymoon cruises in Goa!Enjoy an endearing time aboard the hired yacht on this exclusive yachting experience sans other people.These yachts are available in various capacities, and can be rented for the celebration of special occasions like anniversaries, birthdays, weddings, romantic dinners and others.Here is the best possible opportunity for some much-needed personal time, which has proven to be a favourite among couples. Various Amazing Yachts such as Catamaran, Majesty 44, Ciao Bella, Fair Line Diamond, Sea Ray 290 are available.Each Yacht has a Stereo Music System, Refrigerator, Toilets, Deck and some yachts have air- conditioned bedrooms and living rooms as well.End this trip after 2 hours. This tour is a customized tour and cab be availed at your convenience.

    Very Good 4.0
    31 ratings

    Starting from

    28499


  • h2 Hours

    About the Activity:Cruise away into the night in a state-of-the-art luxury yacht, and with dinner on board!The cruise itself is a treat, passing through some of the most beautiful spots of Goa.Various Yachts such as Catamaran, Majesty 44, Ciao Bella, Fair Line Diamond, Sea Ray 290 are available.Speed of the Yacht various between 12-24 knots depending on the yacht.Each Yacht has a Stereo Music, Refrigerator, Toilets, Deck and some yachts have A/C Bedrooms and Living Rooms as well.Setting itself apart from the many banal activities in Goa, this yachting experience is truly unmissable. Dinner will be served in Grand Style with both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options available!Sunbathe aboard the yacht of your choice before spending a few magical moments to cherish forever.Conclude this exciting tour after a minimum of 2 hours and head back home with lots of memories.This tour is a customized tour and can be availed at your convenience.

    Very Good 4.0
    37 ratings

    Starting from

    28499


  • h2 Hours

    About the Activity:Indulge yourselves in a breakfast served with champagne or sparkling wine while cruising aboard a yacht.Welcome the day in style aboard the many luxury yacht options on the offing here.Enjoy the endless sights of the vast Arabian Sea, and revel in a classy breakfast perfect for corporate meetings.The liberating salty breeze is all set to greet you on this concept breakfast, which is still new in many countries.This tour is a customized tour and can be availed at your convenience.Various Amazing Yachts such as Catamaran, Majesty 44, Ciao Bella, Fair Line Diamond, Sea Ray 290 are availableSpeed of the Yacht various between 12-24 knots depending on the yacht.Each Yacht has a Stereo Music System, Refrigerator, Toilets, Deck and some yachts have A/C Bedrooms and Living Rooms as well.

    Good 3.0
    40 ratings

    Starting from

    28000


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    Panaji
    h1 Hour

    About the Activity: Embark in this exciting trip to the beaches in Goa and get a chance to witness the stunning beauty of this region.Shed of the tiredness of wandering in the crowded beaches of Goa and embark on an amazing overnight stay in yacht.This stunning journey begins from Caio Bella – indulge in a delightful cruise and enjoy this thrilling stay.Delight in some snacks, beer and soft drinks while on the cruise.Enjoy some refreshing moments and lose yourself in chilled out party session while cruising through high waters.End this exciting tour after 1 hour and head back home with lots off memories.This tour is a customized tour and can be avail at your convenience from 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM.

    Very Good 4.0
    36 ratings

    Starting from

    3% OFF

    135000


    140000

  • h1 Hour

    About the Activity: Take a break from the crowded beaches of Goa and embark on an amazing luxury private cruise that provides you with an unparalleled experience.This sophisticated and luxurious cruise is specifically designed for bachelorette parties, anniversaries, birthday parties etc.Get a chance to explore the amazing Free Spirit Cruise of 39.37 ft with 4 air-conditioned rooms and 4 washrooms.Free Spirit Cruise has a Panoramic view with elegantly designed timber flooring.It can accommodate 25 guest at a time.The yacht provides 4 bedrooms with wi-fi facility, music system with Bluetooth, LED TV and mobile charging facilities.The upper deck has a bar and a restaurant and a viewing gallery.Enjoy some refreshing moments while sipping your champagne and lose yourself in chilled out party session while cruising through high waters.This tour is a customized tour and can be availed at anytime during the day.

    Good 3.0
    35 ratings

    Starting from

    70000


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    Panaji
    h9 Hours

    About the Activity: Embark in this exciting cruise and get a chance to witness the amazing beauty of this region while cruising.Start your trip at around 9:00 AM after getting picked up from your hotel at then board the Sea Eagle at Britona Jetty at round 9:30 AM.Marvel at the sights of the stunning glimpses of placid Old Goa, Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, and spice plantations on the ‘Sea Eagle’.Witness the renowned World Heritage Site from the river upon embarking on the cruise near the picturesque Church of Britona.At around 11:45 AM the cruise will tread through a rambling spice plantation right in the heart of Goa, where an authentic Goan gastronomical experience awaits!Explore the 200-year old lush plantation, and indulge in the intoxicating beauty.By 3:00 PM continue your cruise through the Kumbarjua canal and get a chance witness the crocodiles and the birds heading back to their nest.Enjoy the sight of the glorious sunset and click some meorable pictures.Conclude your tour at around 6:00 PM in the evening and head back home with lots of memories.

    Very Good 4.0
    40 ratings

    Starting from

    12% OFF

    14565


    16565

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    Panaji
    d1 Day

    About the Activity: Witness coastal Goa like never before by indulging in this exciting Luxury Sea Breeze Cruise that provides you with an unparalleled experience.Boarding Point of the Cruise is Brittona Jetty(Panjim).Sea Breeze has a Panoramic view with elegantly designed timber flooring.It can take 50 guest at a time.The yacht provides 5 bedrooms with wi-fi facility, music system with bluetooth, LED TV and mobile charging facilities.The upper deck has a bar and a restaurant and a viewing gallery.Depending on your preference you can opt for a day cruise or even an overnight stay experience in luxury cruise.Live this one time opportunity by staying in Asia’s best luxury yacht cruise that provides you with world class amenities in a 5 bedroom setting.Enjoy some refreshing moments while sipping your champagne and lose yourself in chilled out party session while cruising through high waters.If your are opting for the overnight package, then your check in time will be 4:00 PM and check out time 11:00 AM.Transportation will be available at an extra cost.End this exciting tour and head back home with lots of memories.

    Very Good 4.0
    37 ratings

    Starting from

    6% OFF

    45000


    48000

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What You Should Know More About Cruises & Sailing in Goa

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

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