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Scuba diving, snorkeling, banana boat ride, flyboarding, kayaking, parasailing, jet ski, white water rafting, wakeboarding, speed boating, surfboarding, kite surfing, windsurfing, Ringo ride, Canyoning, Water zorbing, Dinghy sailing, and many more.

Along with breezy beaches and endless partying, Goa is synonymous with adventure sports. For any traveler wishing to indulge in thrill seeking activities, Goa is the ultimate destination to fulfill the dream. Millions of vacationers flock to Goa just to have a taste of thrill and enjoy the feel of blood pumping through the veins. Explore the fascinating wildlife beneath the ocean or enjoy the bird’s eye view to appreciate the natural beauty of Goa by indulging in watersports on your vacation. Enjoy sailing like never before or try windsurfing in the splashing waves of the Arabian Sea. With a wide array of the best watersports tours in Goa, it offers a mix of activities for everyone. Goa takes the definition of adventure to a whole new level and if you are planning a vacation to Goa do not miss out having the experience of a lifetime.

Have fun on the pristine beaches of Goa and treat the adventure junkie in you with water sports. Get your hearts racing with water sports like diving, catamaran sailing, jet skiing, parasailing and windsurfing. The white sandy coastline is perfect for adventure sports like angling, swimming and water scooter rides too. Adventure aficionados can also engage in parasailing, white water rafting, banana boat rides, kayaking, snorkeling etc. The shorelines of Goa are perfect for water sports from October to May which witnesses the largest influx of tourists to the popular holiday destination. Some of the main hubs of water sports in Goa are Calangute Beach, Palolem Beach and Grande Island. Not only for avid adventure seekers but also for amateurs, Goa presents the perfect amalgamation of laid back as well as exhilarating adventure sports for everyone. So get rid of your fears and test your limits with a taste of adventure by trying water sports in Goa. Embark on a thrilling vacation and choose the best water sports tours in Goa here.
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Grand Island Scuba Diving in Goa

8H

Goa, India

Activity Location: Grand IslandPick-up/ Drop locations: Calangute, Baga, Candolim, ArporaTimings: 8 AM to 6:00 PMGrand island popularly known as Bat island or Monkey island is a place that will fill you with the excitement of thrilling adventures that you will appreciate. When in Goa, do not miss to indulge in exquisite water activities like Scuba Diving, Parasailing, Speed Boat, Dolphin sightseeing, Jetski, Banana Ride, Bumper Ride, Boat Ride, etc at grand island and feel your excitement reach new levels. A perfect blend of exotic adventures and breathtaking views will definitely provide you with a happening holiday experience.
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1961 Ratings

4.0

1961 Ratings

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INR 2,050

INR 1,399

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Flyboarding In Goa

North Goa

Activity Locations: Calangute and Chapora River, GoaTiming: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PMGoa is a home for adventure seekers, its alluring, and crystal clear water makes it a most favourable destination for flyboarding. Visualize yourself on the top of the water, gazing at spectacular views of Calangute or Chapora river. The flyboarding activity, that is attached to a Jet Ski with a long tube and an adaptor that can give you that exact experience with an increase in excitement. Dive into the waters like a dolphin and shoot back up with fun and style.
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76 Ratings

5.0

76 Ratings

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INR 2,799

INR 2,249

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Snorkelling In Goa With Grand Island Trip

8H

Goa, India

Activity Location: Bat Island, GoaPick-up/ Drop Locations: Candolim, Calangute, Baga, ArporaTimings: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PMEmbark on this delightful activity session amidst the serene views of Grand Island, Goa and enjoy some wonderful times with your loved ones. Enjoy a set of fun-filled activities like Snorkelling and Dolphin watching and catch the perfect glimpses of marine life.Besides, go for a relaxing swimming session and enjoy the complete bliss, away from the city rush. Soak your body and calm down your senses with a soothing sunbathing on the golden beaches of Goa. Moreover, the package comes with an enjoyable boat ride that transfers you to and fro Grand Island, Goa. Don't forget to grab the scrumptious beachside lunch that would totally fill your appetite.
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442 Ratings

4.0

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Baga Beach Water Sports North Goa

2H

North Goa

Activity Location: Baga BeachStart Time: 10:00 AMEnd Time: 5:00 PMBaga beach, a prominent tourist spot located in North Goa at a distance of 3.1 km from Calangute comprises the spectacular beauty of the Arabian sea. Embark on various adventurous water sports and spend your perfect holiday moments. Get indulged in various enthralling activities such as Parasailing, Banana boat ride, bumper ride followed by a jetski ride and much more. The activities are performed under the surveillance of skilled guides with utmost safety.
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844 Ratings

3.0

844 Ratings

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INR 1,400

INR 1,199

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Calangute Beach Water Sports, Goa

2H

North Goa

Activity Location: Calangute Beach, GoaTimings: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PMEnjoy an entire day getting indulged in adventurous sports at Calangute Beach - known prominently as the largest beach in Goa. This day outing at the scenic beach is sure to cater great thrills by rendering the perfect day outing with an adventurous experience for you and your loved ones. Grab the experience of the 5 most thrilling water sports that include Parasailing, Banana ride, Speed Boat ride, Bumper ride, Jetski. You also get to relax before and after each activity as training sessions shall be conducted for 15 minutes.
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667 Ratings

4.0

667 Ratings

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INR 1,599

INR 1,199

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Anjuna Beach Water Sports North Goa

1H

Anjuna

Activity Location: Anjuna BeachActivity Timing: 1 Hour Activity (Open from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM)About Anjuna Beach Water Sports North Goa:Avail the opportunity of enjoying a combo of 5 fun-filled water activities amidst the serene beauty of Anjuna beach. Witness the scenic view of the Arabian sea with your loved ones while you indulge in the joyous activities.The combo comes with the pleasure of activities namely Parasailing, Banana ride, Speed, Boat ride, Bumper ride and Jetski. Grab the delight of such amazing activities without any regrets as the activities shall be conducted with the support of quality water sports equipment. Besides, enjoy the assistance of an experienced guide, who is dedicated to rendering a completely unforgettable experience.
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195 Ratings

4.0

195 Ratings

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INR 1,699

INR 1,450

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Parasailing in Goa at Calangute Beach

North Goa

Location: Calangute, GoaTimings: 11:30 AM - 3:30 PMGoa is famous for vivid variety of activities and one such famous activity is Parasailing. Parasailing is a recreational kiting activity where a person is towed behind a boat while attached to a specially designed canopy wing that reminds one of a parachute, known as a parasail wing. Parasailing in Calangute, Goa is a must availing activity to make the most of the visit here. Get indulge in this exciting activity and feel the adrenaline rush coursing through your veins.
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194 Ratings

4.0

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Beach Parasailing at Mobor Beach in Goa
Beach Parasailing at Mobor Beach in Goa

South Goa

About the Activity:Feel light as a feather and float in mid-air as you go parasailing at the fetching Mobor Beach. This enthralling activity of 3-4 minutes can be undertaken anytime between 9 AM and 6 PMYou will be made to wear a harness that is attached to a parachute at one end and a strong rope at the other. The rope propels you to 300 feet in the air. The activity is extremely exciting as you gain height and get a panoramic view of the surroundings at Mobor Beach. Marvel at the sight of the amazing view from the top of the crystal clear waters.End this activity after 5 minutes and head back home with lots of memories.
Superb

34 Ratings

4.0

34 Ratings

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INR 1,600

INR 1,499

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Grand Island Goa Tour With Snorkeling

8H

Candolim

Location: Grand IslandTimings: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PMPickup and Drop Points: Calangute, Baga, Arpora, Candolim, Senquerim, Porvorim, PanjimGrand Island, implies as a tropical island catering the picturesque glimpses of the shores of the Arabian Sea and an amazing water world consisted of dreamlike natural beauty. Now, in addition to witnessing the scenic beauty of the beaches, you can go for experiencing the adventure of watersports as well like snorkelling. Get picked up from decided pick-up point, reach the meeting point, and sail on a boat to reach the Grand Island, popularly known as Bat Island and prep up for this unforgettable underwater experience.Get refreshed with the snorkelling activity, conducted in the crystal clear water of the Arabian Sea. Explore the underwater marine world of the Arabian sea, perfectly satisfying the soul for both nature enthusiast as well as an adventure seeker. Grab delicious buffet lunch and satisfy your hunger. Also, visit the nearby beaches or indulge in a soothing sunbathe, swimming, playing football, volleyball, dart games and many other activities.Note: The activity package is allowed for 12+ years age group only.
Very Good

1084 Ratings

3.0

1084 Ratings

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Baina Beach Scuba Diving with Water Sports, Goa | Save 17% Featured
Baina Beach Scuba Diving with Water Sports, Goa | Save 17%

10H

North Goa

Activity Location: Baina Beach, South GoaPick Up/ Drop off Points: North Goa - Candolim, Calangute, Baga, Arpora, and Panjim.Activity Timings:  10 Hours (From 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM)Located near Vasco Da Gama, Baina Beach offers the visitors with the scenic views of the wide-stretching Arabian sea. The beach also offers the delight of various exciting activities that are carried on the crystal clear blue water body.Get picked up from your pickup point in an air-conditioned vehicle and experience the thrilling and exciting scuba diving activity on the Baina Beach. The activity would commence after a training session which is inclusive of the package and a briefing will be given to you so that you don't lose your calm in deep waters. Witness some of the most beautiful corals and marine life in azure waters of Malvan with Baina Beach Scuba Diving experience.Dive into min 10 feet and max 25 to 30 feet underwater dive experience and go through an unforgettable experience. Post scuba diving, we'll move to the nearest beach, where other water sports like Parasailing, Speed Boat, Jetski, Banana and Bumper Ride, are performed under a trained local activity guide.There is an activity briefing session before conducting any water sport which is about (8-10 minutes), followed by a wait time of about 5-7 minutes before the start of the next activity. Note: The activity package is allowed for the 12+ Yr age group only. Strictly not recommended for pregnant women and old citizens.           - Timing for each water-sport is about 2-5 minutes(except scuba diving), apart from the briefing time and the wait timePackages offered:With Transport- Scuba Diving / Scuba Diving With Watersports.Without Transport- Scuba Diving / Scuba Diving With Watersports.Suitable for: Children and adults who are physically healthy. Strictly not recommended for pregnant women and old citizens. How to reach: On choosing the package with the transfer you would be picked up from the above-mentioned pickup points. And thus you can reach without any hassle. Without the transfer option, you can reach the spot with the help of private and public transportation. Baina Beach is situated in South Goa, just 4.5 KM from Airport.
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77 Ratings

5.0

77 Ratings

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Parasailing in Baga Beach Goa | Book @ ₹699 & Save 28% Featured
Parasailing in Baga Beach Goa | Book @ ₹699 & Save 28%

North Goa

Location: Baga Beach, North Goa.Timing: Between 9:00 am to 4:00 pmDuration: 15-20 MinutesBaga beach, a prominent tourist spot located in North Goa comprises of the scenic beauty of the Arabian sea. Embark on various adventurous water sports with the provision of new parking facility for around 800 cars and spend your perfect holiday moments.Enjoy thrilling aerial Parasailing In Baga Beach experience at one of the most popular beaches in Goa, with the flying range of 500-meters and adventurous water ride on a speed a boat.You would be given a complete briefing about the activity before you begin. Also, the activity would be performed with the presence of safety equipment along with water sports equipment and life jackets.*Note: The activity package is allowed for 12+ Yr age group only. Strictly not recommended for pregnant women and old citizens. How to reach: The location of the activity is Baga beach, at a distance of 3.1 km Calangute in North Goa which is easily reachable from any place with the help of public or private transport.
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84 Ratings

5.0

84 Ratings

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INR 650

Windsurfing at Baga Beach, Goa | Book Online @ 14% off Featured
Windsurfing at Baga Beach, Goa | Book Online @ 14% off

1H

North Goa

Activity Location: Baga Beach, North Goa.Activity Timings: 1 Hour (Open from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm)About the Activity: Baga Beach is known for its adventurous water sports activities, among which windsurfing is very popular. So, Thrillophilia has come up with a package for adrenaline junkies who are looking to enjoy surfing as well as sailing, hence windsurfing. Take your windsurfer and cruise through the waves. This water sport requires a surfer to balance himself on a surfboard. Feel the adrenaline pumping as you surf on the waves. Book this windsurfing at Baga beach with Thrillophilia and add thrill to your Goa trip.There is an activity briefing session before conducting the water sport which is about 8-10 minutes. *Note: The activity package is allowed for 12+ Yr age group only. Strictly not recommended for pregnant women and old citizens. How to reach the beach for windsurfing at Baga beach?Baga beach is situated in North Goa, the same is reachable through private and public transport from major spots of North and South Goa.
Superb

86 Ratings

4.0

86 Ratings

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INR 1,700

Scuba Diving Tour in Goa with Activities @1799 Only Best Seller
Scuba Diving Tour in Goa with Activities @1799 Only

5H

Try Scuba DiveThis recreational diving course is the stepping stone to understanding the underwater world. It aims at getting you acquainted with the art of breathing and swimming underwater in the controlled environment of our indoor pools first. And ready when you are, off you’ll go to witness the splendid marine life  lunch and  videos and photos- you know you are getting double the worth of the package! So, go ahead! TryPickup Point: Baga, Candolim, Calanguate in North Goa Scuba Location: Kudal Starting time: 7:30 AMEnd time: 5:30 PM
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382 Ratings

5.0

382 Ratings

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Rafting at Valpoi River in Goa @ 1789 Only
Rafting at Valpoi River in Goa @ 1789 Only

3H

Valpoi

About the Activity:Begin this thrilling activity at 9.30 AM in the morning or 2:30 PM in the afternoon after reaching the rafting meeting place at Valpoi. You are then taken by our vehicles to the river before meeting your guides, getting your safety equipment and briefing and then boarding the rafts to begin the nearly 10km trip. Plenty of easy class 2 and 3 rapids with names like 'Big Daddy,' 'Giant Haystacks,' 'Y Fronts,'  and 'Pipeline.' Whether friends, family or kids over 12, everyone is welcome. It is good, safe fun! As per international safety norms you will also be provided with Life jackets and Helmets and the boats carry on board safety and rescue equipment. You are in safe hands. This activity can last anything from 2 and a half to 3 and a half hours depending on water levels. This time frame includes the transport to and from the riverMeeting Point - Earthen Pot Restaurant, Sayed Nagar, Valpoi, Sattari, Goa
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472 Ratings

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472 Ratings

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INR 1,789

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Candolim Beach Water Sports North Goa

2H

North Goa

Location: Candolim Beach, North GoaOperational Timings: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PMDuration of Activity: 2 HoursAbout Candolim Beach Water Sports, North GoaCandolim beach located at a distance of 15 km from Panjim in North Goa is one of the longest beaches in the state and offers absolute calmness and the views of sparkling water of the Arabian sea.Book this package and relish some wonderful time with your friends while trying these exciting activities like parasailing, speed boat ride, banana ride, jet ski and bumper ride. Experience the scenic beauty of Candolim beach from the sky as you fly in the sky. Book with Thrillophilia to enjoy super exciting activities that perfectly blend to provide you with the best holiday memories. Note: The activity package is allowed for the 12+ Yr age group only. Strictly not recommended for pregnant women and old citizens. How to reach?The Candolim beach, being the longest beach in the state, is located at a distance of 15 KM from Panjim in North Goa and is easily accessible through private as well as public transport.
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811 Ratings

4.0

811 Ratings

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INR 1,499

INR 1,199

Kayaking Excursion at Aguada River in Goa - Flat 11% Off
Kayaking Excursion at Aguada River in Goa - Flat 11% Off

3H

Nerul Bridge

About the Activity:Start kayaking from under the Nerul Bridge into the rivers, backwaters,amidst the mangroves forests and along the Aguada wetlands, which is simply the best way to see, enjoy and explore Goa.Guests paddle their kayaks at a relaxed pace, enjoying a different perspective from the water, through the mangroves, stopping at the numerous fishing villages, beaches, inlets and coves for freshening up, exploring, and swimming. The main feature of these trips, is the ease with which our guides handle allowing guests of all ages to enjoy as all the trips are planned with either an incoming or out going tide, making them an effortless, cool trip.Have fun in International standard kayaks with imported paddle and life jackets. Special attention is given to the safety of the guests, for which a safety boat always follows your kayaks.The total kayaking session lasts for around 2 and a half hours to 3 hours.End your kayaking session in high-tide and time vary everyday.
Excellent

146 Ratings

5.0

146 Ratings

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INR 1,806

INR 1,606

Island Trip with Water Sport Activities in Goa
Island Trip with Water Sport Activities in Goa

1D

North Goa

About the Activity:Indulge in this one of a kind island trip expedition in Goa, the trip begins as you are picked up from North Goa at around 8:00 AM in a speed boat.Enjoy a sightseeing tour in speed boat cruising through the turquoise blue waters with stunning views.Visit the historic Portuguese architectural wonders like the Light House along with Millionaire palace and old Aguda Jail.During the trip enjoy a healthy barbecue buffet Lunch and some chilled beer.Experience the thrilling and exciting wonders of the sea with an exciting water sport activities.Engage yourself in activities like bumper ride, parasailing, jet skiing, kayaking and banana boat ride.This experience is run by international standards professionals who provide state of the art safety equipment. The session is accompanied by trained experts and adequate safety equipment.End this exciting tour at around 7:00  PM in the evening with lots of memories.
Superb

35 Ratings

4.0

35 Ratings

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INR 3,500

Sailing at Bambolim in Goa New
Sailing at Bambolim in Goa

4H

Panjim

About the Activity:Embark on a day out sailing at Bambolim  and be a part of this thrilling and mesmerizing activity, and sail on the Arabian Sea. This is a perfect day activity that will give you the chance to take in the beauty of nature while enjoying the sea breeze and different hues of the sun shining on the tranquil waters. Reach Dona Paula at 5.00pm. After a short briefing, motor out in a small boat to the sailing boats, get in, hoist the sails, cast off and get sailing by about 5.30pmGet your feet wet as you get down in ankle-deep water at the beach, and spend some time on the beach with your family and friend in this amazing sailing experience.Marvel at the sight of the amazing view of your surrounding while enjoying the sea breeze.End this exciting activity at around 9:00 PM feeling refreshed and head back home with lots of memories.
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32 Ratings

3.0

32 Ratings

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INR 3,999

Baina Beach Water Sports, Goa | Book @ Flat 19% off Featured
Baina Beach Water Sports, Goa | Book @ Flat 19% off

2H

South Goa

Location: Baina Beach, South GoaTimings: 2 Hours (Open from 10:00 AM  to 5:00 PM)Baina beach located near Vasco Da Gama comprises of the picturesque panorama of the Arabian sea and famous for its soothing environment. Being one of the safest beaches in Goa, it offers you to enjoy various activities and sun busking during your holiday period. Spend your day at Baina Beach by doing different adventurous water sports activities. Indulge in great thrill with activities like Banana ride followed by Jet Ski, Bumper ride, Boat ride and finally the floating experience of parasailing.There is an activity briefing session before conducting any water sport which is about (8-10 minutes), followed by a wait time of  about 5-7 minutes before the start of the next activity under-trained local guide and equipment*Note: Baina Beach Water Sports package is allowed for 12+ Yr age group only. Strictly not recommended for pregnant women and old citizens. Timing for each water-sport is about 2-5 minutes, apart from the briefing time and the wait timeHow to reach: The location of the activity is the Baina beach, located at a distance of 4.3 km from Goa Airport. You can easily reach the spot with the help of public or private transport.
Excellent

151 Ratings

5.0

151 Ratings

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Jet Ski in Goa with Banana Ride | Book @ ₹600 & Save 14% Featured
Jet Ski in Goa with Banana Ride | Book @ ₹600 & Save 14%

1H

North Goa

Location: Candolim Beach, North GoaOpening Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PMDuration: 10 Mins (Jet Ski) & 15 Minutes (Banana Boat)About Jet Ski in Goa:Home to lush green forests, clean water beaches and few white sand beaches, Goa boasts to have natural beauty at its best. Watersports including parasailing, water scooters, banana boat ride, dinghy sailing, scuba diving or simple ride in a boat can be availed here. Jet ski in Goa with banana ride package allows you to experience two exciting activities. Jet skiing is one of the most thrilling and popular activities in Goa. Banana boat is an inflatable boat that is shaped just like a banana and connected to a speedboat, which pulls it along the water at high speeds.Experience the thrilling and exciting wonders of the sea with an exciting water sport activities at Coco beach in North Goa. Engage yourself in jet skiing like never before by getting picked up from any hotel in Goa. Drive your own jet ski with a guide sitting behind you for about 10 minutes. After enjoying the beverages with snacks, indulge yourself in a banana boat ride pulled by a speed boat for another 15 minutes. This experience is run by international standards of expertise providing, equipment and safety.Suitable For: All age groupsHow To Reach for Jet Ski in Goa:You can easily reach the destination by public or private transport.
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57 Ratings

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  1. What is the best time to visit Goa for water sports?

    The best time for enjoying water sports in Goa is from the month of October to May when the skies are cloudless, clear and blue.

     

    The water in the sea as well as river is fairly placid. These few months give you the opportunity to participate in a maximum variety of watersports like surfing, diving, sailing, paragliding, etc.

  2. Which all water sports are must to do in Goa?

    You must surely do the following water sports in Goa-

     

    1. Jet Ski rides at famous beaches like Candolim, Baga and Vagator
    2. Water Skiing at Mobor beach
    3. Windsurfing at Dona Paula
    4. Scuba diving at Grande Island
    5. Water rafting in Mhadei river
    6. Fishing in Dona Paula
    7. Bumpy banana ride at famous beaches like Baga, Calangute, Anjuna and Vagator
  3. What are the essential items one must pack while travelling to Goa?

    Here is all that you’re going to need on your trip to Goa. Nothing over and above these items:

     

    • Sunscreen- A good sunscreen since you’re going to be out in the heat at beaches and sweaty while partying all night.
    • Fanny Pack- You can carry this bag that sticks to your waist instead of a sling bag or a tote for all your essentials.
    • Power Bank- In case you’re unable to charge your phone while travelling, you have a backup
    • Sunglasses- Needless to stay, sunglasses to save you from harsh sun rays and to cover-ups for sleepy and hung-over eyes.
    • Essential Footwear- Make sure you take a mix of flip-flops, crocs and dancing shoes because you cannot wear the same branded shoes everywhere in Goa
    • Jacket- It is going to be hot in the day but considerably cool in the night. So carrying a jacket isn’t a bad idea. You can also use this as a mat or pillow at the beach.
    • First Aid Box- Goa is full of outdoor activities and an emergency may occur at any point. So, it is advisable to carry at least a basic first aid kit with you.
    • Water Bottles - so that you don’t get dehydrated.
    • Moisturiser- Considering Goa’s weather, your skin will become dry very quickly. So carry one moisturiser for your rescue.
  4. How is the general climate of Goa?

    Goa falls under the tropical zone and near the Arabian Sea, so it has a hot and humid climate for most time of the year. The month of May is usually the hottest that witnesses a daytime temperature of over 35 °C (95 °F) coupled with great humidity.

     

    The monsoons and winters here, on the other hand are moderate. It is never too rainy or cold.

  5. Is it worth visiting Goa for water activities?

    Goa is absolutely worth visiting for water activities. There are so many different watersports you can try out. Right from basic banana and bumper rides to kayaking in backwaters of rivers, from sailing to surfing, from being above water on your jet ski to diving below water for a scuba diving time.

     

     Moreover, if you’re an enthusiast but are not sure about the techniques, there are provisions for you to learn any of these activities.

  6. I am pregnant, can I do water sports in Goa?

    We have often heard that swimming, which is a type of watersports activity is safest for pregnant women. However, not all water activities are safe during pregnancy.

     

    These activities are very energetic and unpredictable in terms of movement. So,for a pregnant women, it is best to avoid water sports in Goa.

  7. What is the minimum age required to water activities in Goa?

    Some water activities like scuba diving have strictly stated the minimum age requirement of 10 years. However, other activities like banana ride and jet skiing do not have a well stated minimum age bracket.

     

    It is completely the choice of parents to analyse whether or not the kid will be able to pull off the activity while adhering to all instructions.

  8. What all water activities can small kids do in Goa?

    Small kids can engage in activities like swimming, snorkeling and fishing in Goa. These activities are completely safe for an age bracket of 2 years and above. The parents can smartly take kids to beaches that have shallow water, like Palolem beach in Goa where kids can be safer.

     

    Moreover, if you’re still not sure of letting your kids engage in open water activities, you can always take them to amusement parks that have water sports specially created for kids in the kids area.

  9. What happens in case of any medical emergency during water sports? Are there any good hospitals in Goa?

    The first thing you can do incase of medical emergency during water sports is to contact the nearest hospital. More often than not, there are cops at every beach in Goa who can help you get first aid or medical help.

     

    There are many hospitals in Goa. The below numbers can help you get immediate rescue or help.

     

    • Ambulance-108
      Location- Entire Goa

     

    • Goa Medical College-2458727, 2458049
      Location- Bambolim, Central Goa

     

    • Manipal Hospital - Emergency- 8888702222
      Location- Panjim, Central Goa

     

    • Wockhardt NUSI Hospital- 6684444
      Location- Cuncolim, South Goa

     

    • Vision Hospital- 2256788
    • Location- Mapusa, North Goa

     

    • Women's Police Helpline-1091

     

    • Panjim Women's Police Station-2428992

     

    • Margao Women's Police Station-2710762
  10. Can we do water sports in the monsoon also?

    Not all water sports are open during the rain. Activities like snorkeling and scuba diving decrease the underwater visibility during the rains that then become a pointless sport. Similarly, activities like sailing and surfing do not have conducive weather to carry out the activity.

     

    On the other hand, short and above the sea activities like jet skiing, bumper ride and banana rides are made available subject to rains.

  11. Which beaches are famous in Goa for water sports?

    The following beaches are famous for water sports in Goa:

     

    • Calangute - Best for Jet Ski rides and Banana Rides
    • Baga - Best for Jet Ski rides, Wakeboarding and Banana Rides
    • Mobor beach - Best for Water Skiing, Winch-boat parasailing and Scuba diving
    • Morjim - Best for Kite surfing
    • Bogmalo beach - Best for snorkeling
    • Vagator - Best for Jet Ski rides and Banana Rides
    • Anjuna - Best for Jet Ski rides and Banana Rides
  12. Where can I do Scuba Diving in Goa? Is it safe to do Scuba Diving in Goa?

    Scuba diving like any other activity is a very safe one when done with all safety measures. Make sure you follow all the instructions given by your guide and you don’t have to worry.

     

    There are a lot of places where you can enjoy the ride to witness the underwater world. Here is a list of all major scuba diving spots in Goa:

     

    • Cove of Shelter- Depth 8 metres
    • Reef of Uma Guma - Depth 14 metres
    • Bay of Bounty - Depth 6 metres
    • Wreck of Suzy’s - Depth 30 metres
    • The Jetty - Depth 6 to 8 metres
    • Locker of Davy Jones - Depth 14 metres
    • The Turbo Tunnel - Depth 8 to 10 metres
    • Sail Rock - Depth 8 to 24 metres
    • Grande Banks - Depth 4 to 8 metres
  13. How much will it cost me to do Scuba Diving in Goa? Can I have photographs clicked during scuba diving?

    The approximate rate for a scuba diving experience costs approximately INR 2000 ($15) per head for a dive time of 15 to 20 minutes. The rates may vary with different locations in Goa. But you can consider this to be an approximate price for your under water tour.

     

    At some locations, guides may offer to take underwater photos on paying a few extra bucks. Here, this has become a way of earning over and above the diving fees. While in some other locations you may not find this facility.

  14. What is the ideal duration for a holiday if I want to do various water activities in Goa?

    The ideal duration for a holiday in Goa is approximately a week. Within this span, an individual will have enough time to undertake all water activities like snorkeling, sailing, jet skiing, scuba diving etc.

     

    You may also have extra time to enjoy the nightlife and go for other adventure activities like trekking, hiking, quad biking and sightseeing tours to places like Aguada fort, Chapora fort, Basilica of Bom Jesus, Dudhsagar Falls.

  15. Where can I do river rafting in Goa? Is it safe? What is the grade of rapids?

    Yes, Goa has beautiful rivers where you can go for a river rafting expedition. This thrilling ride can be best enjoyed in river Mandovi that stretches across a total of 10 km. The best time to enjoy rafting here is from July to September during monsoon when the river is overflowing with rainwater.

     

    Individuals aged 12 or above can participate in this activity which is completely safe if done with all precautions. Make sure you use the correct gears and this activity is safe to participate in. This river offers rapids ranging between 2 and 3 which is apt for a first timer.

  16. Can I do river rafting if I can’t swim and what is the cost of rafting in Goa?

    A non swimmer can go for a rafting ride too as same precautions are taken for everybody, irrespective of whether or not you can swim. The guide will help you with all safety measures that include having a life jacket along with other essentials like helmets, wet or dry suits, luggage cover etc.

     

    A river rafting ride in Goa will cost you not more than INR 1500 ($21) per head. The duration of which depends on all members on the tube who run it together.

  17. Where can I do Parasailing in Goa? Which beaches are famous for parasailing?

    Parasailing in Goa is easily available. It is a famous activity here and is one of the must do in Goa. It is a beautiful feeling when you’re a sandwich  between the neverending sky above you and the sea below you.

     

    In Goa, you will find this activity at Baga, Calangute, Anjuna, Colva, Mobor, Candolim and Vagator beaches. These are all the best places to try out this activity.

  18. Where can I do kayaking in Goa? How much it will cost me?

    Kayaking is a lovely, relaxing experience and there are a number of places where you can go to enjoy this activity in Goa. When done in the backwaters of rivers, it seems more like a rejuvenating activity and on the other hand, when done in the sea, kayaking can be an adventurous and a relatively tiring activity. In Goa, you can enjoy kayaking at following spots:

     

    • Aguada River
    • Siridao
    • Chorao
    • Nerul Creek or Spike’s river
    • Bat Island
    • Mobor beach
    • Bambolim
    • Calangute-Baga stretch
    • Candolim
    • Chicalim
    • Vasco da Gama
    • Sal backwaters

     

    The cost for Kayaking per head depends on the location. More isolated the place, greater the charges. However, the average cost can be considered to be around INR 1000 to 1500 per head.

  19. Which is the best place to do Snorkelling in Goa? How much will it cost me?

    Goa is one of the top and few destinations to offer snorkeling in India. While snorkeling here, you can expect to spot parrotfish, angelfish, snappers, Moorish idols and barracudas that are commonly found in all destinations.

     

    However, make sure you avoid the rainy season as water gets murky and the tides are not very welcoming at this period of time. Some of the best spots for snorkeling in Goa are:

     

    • Suzy’s wreck in Calangute
    • Grande Island
    • Shelter Cove near Vasco de Gama
    • Bay of Bounty
    • Uma Guma
    • Bat Island
    • Navy Island

     This dive can cost you approximately INR 1000 to 1500 ($10 to 16) per head for a rough duration of 15 to 20 minutes.

  20. I had asthma long time ago, can I do water activities in Goa?

    The individual health of the person currently must be taken into account before determining whether to participate in watersports or not. An asthma patient may be at a higher risk of suffering but that can also be the case with any other individual who has a relatively poor physical shape.

     

    In case your health is good overall, engaging in watersports can be your enjoyment without any fear.

  21. Can I wear spectacle/contact lenses during water sports in Goa?

     It is best advised to avoid wearing spectacles or contact lens during water sports, especially during underwater sports unless necessary otherwise.

     

    These elements can make you conscious or might even give you a sense of irritation as the seawater is salty.

  22. Can I do jet-ski ride in Goa? How much will it cost me?

    Jet ski is one of the most popular and common water activities in Goa. You will find this ride on almost every beach, be it in south, central or north Goa. Jet ski is a fun activity and splashes a lot of water.

     

    So make sure you carry an extra change of clothes. Jet ski in Goa will cost you not more than INR 500 i.e- $7 per head for a short 1 minute ride.

  23. Where can we banana boat ride in Goa?

    Like jet ski, banana ride is also one of the most popular and common water activity in Goa. You can find this ride on almost every beach, be it in south, central or north Goa. In north Goa, famous beaches like Calangute, Anjuna and Baga have this facility. This activity will cost you not more than INR 500 ie- $7 per head for a short 1 minute fun fall ride.

  24. Where can we go for sailing in Goa?

    Learning the art of sailing can appear to be a tricky task. But enhancing a few skills can make you a great sailor. An extremely popular water sport sailing in Goa is one of the most thrilling water activities and you can enjoy it at the following places-

     

    For Parasailing-

    • Dona Paula
    • Majorda
    • Anjuna
    • Bogmalo
    • Calangute
    • Colva
    • Candolim
    • Vagator

     

    For Catamaran- Palolem beach

  25. Can I do surfing in Goa? Do I need to have any experience for it? Which beaches are famous for surfing?

    Surfing in Goa is a thrilling yet joyful experience. All kinds of surfing enthusiasts, including experts come to goa to enjoy this activity. Even if you don’t have prior experience, you have opportunities to learn in Goa.

     

    The most famous beaches for Kite surfing-

    • Arambol
    • Mondego Bay, Morjim
    • Bambolim
    • Mandrem
    • Ashvem
    • Pernem

     

    The most famous beaches for Windsurfing-

    • Dona Paula
    • Arambol
    • Mandrem
  26. Where can I see dolphins in Goa? What is the cost of dolphin sightseeing in Goa?

    The Arabian sea along with rivers flowing in Goa offers a number of water activities. One of this is dolphin spotting. You can get on one of these rides that take you deep into the sea and offer joyful views of dolphins dancing in the water. The best places to spot dolphins in Goa are-

     

    • Palolem beach
    • Coco Beach
    • Cavelossim Beach
    • Sinquerim Beach
    • Morjim Beach
    • Varca

     

    Cost Per Person: Rs. 200 ie- $3 per person approximately.

  27. Can I do a cruise ride in Goa? How much will it cost me?

    There are many cruises in Goa and they are available in a variety. There are party cruises, romantic cruises, sunset and dinner cruises, casino cruises etc. All these water rides are a fun experience.

     

    The cost of rides in any of these start at a minimum rate of INR 200 and go up to INR 2000 ie-  $2 to $15 for a fancy ride.

  28. What type of cruise services are there in Goa? Are there any special cruises for couples?

    Below are different types of cruises in Goa:

     

    • 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 cruise are booked for private groups and parties. It has exclusive ntry and needs to be booked quite in advance.
    • Casino Cruise: These are cruise 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 when the sun sets down somewhere in the horizon. These are mainly famous amongst nature lovers.
    • Sunset: Embrace dusk in the most enchanting way by taking up a ride in 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 Mandovi river. It also rides across islands like Chorao and Divar.
  29. Which beaches are famous in North Goa for water sports?

    Out of so many beaches in North Goa, below ones have managed to make their mark by providing best water sports facilities-

    • Arambol Beach
    • Kerim Beach
    • Arambol Beach
    • Morjim Beach
    • Anjuna Beach
    • Vagator Beach
  30. Which beaches are famous in South Goa for water sports?

    Out of so many beaches in South Goa, the below ones have managed to make their mark by providing best water sports facilities-

    • Agonda Beach
    • Bogmalo Beach
    • Colva Beach
    • Benaulim Beach
    • Majorda Beach
    • Varca Beach

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