80 Best Water Sports Tours in Goa - 2020 (with 5928 Reviews)

Popular Goa Water Sports Tour Packages

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Scuba Diving at Grande Island in Goa | Book @ 1665 Only 6H ₹ 1665 5.0 star View Details
Jumbo Activity Package Goa 10H ₹ 5200 4.0 star View Details
Water Sports In Mobor, Goa Flat 30% Off 2H ₹ 2499 5.0 star View Details
Sunset Back Water Kayaking in Goa - Flat 26% Off 2H ₹ 961 5.0 star View Details
Backwater Kayaking at Chorao in Goa Flat 18% Off 3H ₹ 1521 5.0 star View Details

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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Scuba Diving at Grande Island in Goa | Book @ 1665 Only Best Seller
Scuba Diving at Grande Island in Goa | Book @ 1665 Only

6H

North Goa

About the Activity:Experience the thrilling and exciting wonders of the sea with an exciting scuba diving course in Goa!  There is pick up and drop facility available from Baga Beach /Calangute beach/ Candolim beach to the Diving Spot.This Scuba Diving experience is run by international standards of expertise, equipment and safety. The session is accompanied by trained experts and adequate safety equipment.Tour includes Scuba Diving in Grande Island followed by Packed Lunch.Non-swimmers are also Welcome thereTIMINGS: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PMTIMING for Scuba + Watersports :  7:30 AM - 5:30 PMMin number of people required to book:- 1
Excellent

1638 Ratings

5.0

1638 Ratings

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INR 2,365

INR 1,665

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Jumbo Activity Package Goa Best Seller
Jumbo Activity Package Goa

10H

Goa, India

Goa trip is a ritual, which you have to do before you die. All the time you listen to all your friends who had visited Goa and did this and that. Its your turn now. Planning a Goa trip easy. Goa has a lot of things to offer, the beaches, clubs, casinos, forts and not to forget the booze. But the most exiting thing about goa is certainly the watersports. But don’t worry about it, we’ve got your back. This package offers you almost all the watersport activities possible in Goa. No need to find a vendor, no need to negotiate, no need to feel unsafe, just enjoy the rides with us.Pick up/DropPick up from Calangute/Baga/Candolim at 7:30 AM.Drop off at your location at 5:30 PMActivitiesThis is the best activity tour of goa you will find. We’ll pick you up 7:30 in the morning from Calangute/Baga/Candolim. You will be driven to the island, where all the activities will be done. Keep yourself together, because these rides can take your breath away, both literally and figuratively. You will do Flyboarding, Snorkelling, Parasailing, Banana ride, Bumper ride, Jet ski ride, Kayaking, Standup pedal boating, Swimming, Sunbathing and Sightseeing on the island. Pheww…  And the ultimate experience will be Scuba Diving. Yes, finally you will do scuba. Seeing the beautiful underwater life is an opportunity only a few gets in life. But don’t worry if you don’t know how to swim. Our expert team will train you well before the dive and brief you properly, so don’t lose your calm in deep waters.What’s goa without booze! Cool yourself up with beers/soft drinks, we’ll serve you. You will of course be tired doing all this. Fill yourselves up with our Snack and Lunch (veg and non-veg) served at the perfect timings.Dive in the fun for a day and do not miss this trip which is worth to remember for in this life.*Note: In case of weather/sea rough issues, if the watersports get cancelled, the amount corresponding to water sports will be refunded.
Superb

36 Ratings

4.0

36 Ratings

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INR 6,760

INR 5,200

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Water Sports In Mobor, Goa Flat 30% Off Featured
Water Sports In Mobor, Goa Flat 30% Off

2H

South Goa

About the Activity: Invoke in this exciting array of activities in Goa and get a chance to feel the thrill as you try these various activities.Arrive at the Mobor Beach in Goa to enjoy water sports and get started for the day.Get started with an invigorating Jet Ski ride and add more fun-frolic moments to your Goa trip. Post this, you can embark on Banana Boat Rides and Ringo Rides.After these two rides, it will be the time two float in the air with a session of Parasailing.Enjoy each of these activities for 15- 20 minutes and feel the thrill.This tour is a customized tour and can be availed in between 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM.
Excellent

128 Ratings

5.0

128 Ratings

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INR 3,570

INR 2,499

Sunset Back Water Kayaking in Goa - Flat 26% Off Featured
Sunset Back Water Kayaking in Goa - Flat 26% Off

2H

North Goa

About the Activity:Sunset kayaking at Mandrem Beach in Goa is the ultimate stress buster, where you'll paddle through mangrove forests. Begin this exciting two-hour long activity at around (Summer: 5.00-7.00 PM and Winter 4.30-6.30 PM) in the evening from Bambolim Beach, Goa. Armed with safety equipment and a guide, kayak through the waters at Bambolim for nearly two hours. Set cruising on a long river like water body and experience a strange sense of calmness and adventure. Feel all the stress leave your body as you marvel at the beautiful sunset.  End this activity at around 7:00 PM and head back home with lots of memories. Min number of people required to book: 2
Excellent

225 Ratings

5.0

225 Ratings

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INR 1,299

INR 961

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Backwater Kayaking at Chorao in Goa Flat 18% Off Best Seller
Backwater Kayaking at Chorao in Goa Flat 18% Off

3H

Old Goa

About the Activity:Embrace yourself to start the activity from a traditional sluice gate in the village of Penha de Franca and enter the Chorao Bird Sanctuary, acres of wetland with exotic water birds and mangroves. Paddling along the narrow channels, you will be transported through the sanctuary, while you take in the view of the different mangrove species, birds and crabs and experience the mangrove forests in its full glory.Toward the end of the trip, you’ll paddle past a village church, a marina with anchored speedboats and eventually back to your starting point.
Excellent

150 Ratings

5.0

150 Ratings

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INR 1,861

INR 1,521

Water Sports Package at Calangute in Goa Best Seller
Water Sports Package at Calangute in Goa

2H

North Goa

There is no wonder when you hear Goa is a place where adventure activities are aplenty because the beaches in constant contact with the Arabian Sea are competing with each other to become the top to give maximum thrill and fun to those who are seeking adventure on the sea.About the Activity:Here, you are introduced to a vivacious set of some of the most sought after adventure water sports in Goa.A two-hour complete entertainment cum fun package has a boat ride, banana ride, bump ride, jet ski, parasailing and much more.Happiness and adrenaline level would be overflowing throughout the two hours that you are dedicating to this experience.Timings: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PMHow to reach:The location of the activity is Calangute beach which is easily reachable from any place in Goa by cabs.
Excellent

601 Ratings

5.0

601 Ratings

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INR 1,899

INR 1,499

Banana Boat Ride at Dona Paula Beach, Goa - Flat 28% Off Best Seller
Banana Boat Ride at Dona Paula Beach, Goa - Flat 28% Off

Panjim

Goa is a place which is famous for chilling, relaxing, sun-basking and playing adventures right next to your door. And hence, Thrillophilia brings you another chance to enjoy banana boat ride in the sea and explore a different side of you along.About the activity:- With proper life jackets and safety instructions, you will be taken to the banana boat ride by our representative.- You will be able to enjoy an amazing sun basking experience, little water dip and a great time when you and your friends or family take this ride in the sea.Available Timings for the activity: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PMMin number of people required to book: 1
Excellent

141 Ratings

5.0

141 Ratings

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INR 584

INR 420

Banana Boat Ride at Calangute Beach, Goa - Flat 28% Off Best Seller
Banana Boat Ride at Calangute Beach, Goa - Flat 28% Off

North Goa

Goa is a place which is famous for chilling, relaxing, sun-basking and playing adventures right next to your door. And hence, Thrillophilia brings you a chance to enjoy banana boat ride in the sea and explore a different side of you along.About the activity:- With proper life jackets and safety instructions, you will be taken to the banana boat ride by our representative.- You will be able to enjoy an amazing sun basking experience, little water dip and a great time when you and your friends or family take this ride in the sea.- Travel around 1-2 kilometers on a banana tube boat that can carry 7-10 people at a time and feel the splash.- Create the best moments of your life on the surface of the sea with your beloved ones.- The banana boat will be towed to the jet ski which will be driven by the expert guides and the speed of the ride would be unimaginable.Available Timings for the activity: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PMMin number of people required to book: 1
Excellent

142 Ratings

5.0

142 Ratings

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INR 625

INR 450

Parasailing in Goa's Calangute Beach - Flat 25% Off Best Seller
Parasailing in Goa's Calangute Beach - Flat 25% Off

North Goa

Adventure is life! And to prove it absolutely right, we bring you an opportunity to explore another new experience of Parasailing on Calangute beach of Goa. One must not miss the chance to be here and enjoy the activity like a real boss.About the Activity:- On arrival, you will be given proper briefing and training about safety, precautions, rules, and regulations for the ride.- With the same, equipment will be given in very good condition that will help you to make your adventure successful.- Then you can fly high in the sky and be a bird while taking another panoramic view of the city with naked eyes.*NOTE: Parasailing will be taking place for 1-2 minutes. Activity will take time, depending upon the number of people and briefing by the instructors.Timings: 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM.
Excellent

139 Ratings

5.0

139 Ratings

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INR 1,199

INR 899

Sailing Experience in Goa Best Seller
Sailing Experience in Goa

1H

About the Activity:- Goa is the party capital of the country but is also equally famous for the amazing facilities of water sports in the region. This sailing experience in Goa is something that will mesmerize you to the core as you glide on the waters and the waves.- For about 90 minutes, enjoy the scenes of the seas and the shores of Goa as you sail past them all and unwind in the experience. - Alongside the fun of the activity, you also get Wash and Change Facility, Sun Screen, Life Jacket and SPEC Tie, Drinking Water, Discount Vouchers for F&B and SPA at the Grand Hyatt, and Post Sailing Light Refreshment with Tea at Grand Hyatt.Boat Type: Laser Bahia, Laser Fun Boat, Dart 16
Very Good

41 Ratings

3.0

41 Ratings

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INR 3,905

INR 3,205

Kayaking Experience in Goa Best Seller
Kayaking Experience in Goa
About the Activity:- Goa is where you can find the best of all water sports in the country, and this kayaking experience here will be something that you will thoroughly enjoy.- Paddle your way on the waves of the waters of Goa, with all the amazing sights of the shore and the backwaters enticing you into the beauty of the state.- The session will be of about 30 minutes to ensure that you enjoy the activity and the thrill that comes with it to the fullest.- To make this session more comfortable for you, services like Wash and Change Facility, Sun Screen, Spec Tie, and Life Jackets will also be provided.
Very Good

24 Ratings

3.0

24 Ratings

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INR 1,750

Scuba Diving Trip in Goa with Adventure Activities (monsoon Special) @1799 Only Best Seller
Scuba Diving Trip in Goa with Adventure Activities (monsoon Special) @1799 Only

5H

Goa, India

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
Excellent

382 Ratings

5.0

382 Ratings

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INR 1,799

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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
Excellent

472 Ratings

5.0

472 Ratings

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INR 2,289

INR 1,789

Monsoon Water Sports Combo in Goa
Monsoon Water Sports Combo in Goa

2H

North Goa

About the Activity:Make your Monsoon's Special with a full day trip to Tsunami Island in South Goa and enjoy four different water sports.We are offering this trip especially for people wanting to do water sports in the months of June, July, August and September.Start your tour at 10:00 AM or at 2:30 pm after getting picked up from the hotel in North Goa at Candolim, Bala, Arpora, Calangute and Panjim in a shared  vehicle.Have some wonderful time with your friends while trying these exciting activities like speed boat ride, banana ride, jet ski and ringo ride.Enjoy each these activities for 10-15 minutes. End this exciting activity after getting dropped back at the hotel at 1:00 PM or 5:30 PM
Excellent

722 Ratings

5.0

722 Ratings

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INR 2,300

INR 1,800

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

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

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.
Very Good

32 Ratings

3.0

32 Ratings

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INR 3,999

Water Sports Excursion at Baga Beach, Goa
Water Sports Excursion at Baga Beach, Goa

2H

North Goa

About the Activity: Water sports excursion at Baga Beach, Goa is a perfect trip for all those who are looking for some thrilling water adventure. Begin your excursion by embarking on a parasailing adventure followed by jet ski ride.Embark on a fun-filled banana ride and bumper ride along with your entire gang. Enjoy the refreshing water sports like water scooter, speedboat ride and kayaking for a completely blissful and an unparalleled experience.
Superb

776 Ratings

4.0

776 Ratings

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INR 2,699

INR 2,399

Wind Surfing at Baga Beach in Goa
Wind Surfing at Baga Beach in Goa

1H

North Goa

About the Activity:Embark in this exciting windsurfing that offers adventure junkies to enjoy the benefits and thrills associated with both surfing and sailing. This water sport requires a surfer to balance himself on a surfboard and cruise through the waves; prior experience in wind surfing will hold you in good stead.Feel the thrill in the Baga beach which is the perfect place for beginners to learn the craft. In fact, the beach provides a light morning breeze which is perfect for windsurfing.With the guidance of instructors you can master basics in 6 hour and for the ones who already know how to surf equipment are available on rent.Timings for this activity are between 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Superb

40 Ratings

4.0

40 Ratings

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INR 1,500

INR 1,000

Adventure Boat Trip in Goa
Adventure Boat Trip in Goa

4H

Panjim

About the Activity:Are you planning for a tour of Goa with something more exciting? What about an adventure boat trip on one of the most famous beaches of Goa expecting unlimited fun and laughter with your beloved ones?Now, it is time to stop searching and choose this enthralling boat trip happens at Miramar Beach, the most visited adventure spot in Goa. You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to Miramar: remember, there are two fixed departures at 09:00 AM and 02:00 PM.Meet your new companion, a 50 seater catamaran, taking you to enjoy thoroughly this four hour long boat trip along the tricky, playful waves of the Arabian Sea.The luxuriously set up sofas, washrooms, the background music throughout the trip would let you forget yourself and just watch the sea.Don't think it is just boating but brilliantly woven set of adventurous activities will be following which includes kayaking, swimming and snorkeling, boat trip to the famous attractions, fishing, dolphin spotting, stand up paddle sailing and many more.Wind up the trip by 01:00 PM or by 06:00 PM that depends on the time slot you have chosen. 
Excellent

58 Ratings

5.0

58 Ratings

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INR 2,000

INR 1,600

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Frequently Asked Questions About Water Sports in Goa

  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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