The fact that Goa is a superb travel destination providing a wide range of experiences is an established fact by now and needs no introduction. Most people come here to visit the exotic beaches and the beautiful historical monuments and not aware of many of unconventional experiences and sights that Goa has to offer.
There are a number of cruises that operate on the Mandovi river. Monsoons can be the perfect time to experience a cruise ride. The whole scenery undergoes a transformation during this time turning verdant with the rains. The number of tourists are also comparatively less than the other seasons.
A number of activities can be done onboard these cruises. You can indulge in various water sports, witness all the beautiful monuments and the landscape from the distance onboard the ship or just relax with a bottle chilled beer while witnessing the picturesque landscape all around. A cruise ride during monsoons in Goa is something you will really cherish and remember always.
Our Monsoon adventure party cruise package has water sports activities, fun activities and a little bit of sightseeing of the surrounding places included in the itinerary.The package costs INR 1799 with the pickup charges and INR 1599 without it. This is a day long package.
The pickup will be arranged at 1:00pm in the afternoon. The activity will start from a location 13 kilometres away from Calangute, at Panaji near the Panaji Bridge. Activities that will be part of this package would be kayaking, SUP (Standup paddle boards), fishing and swimming.
Some of the activities however will depend on the number of customers taking part in this.There are washrooms and changing facilities present onboard the cruise.
Kayaking is the best way to explore the backwaters and mangroves of Goa and they become more beautiful during monsoons. There will be also a DJ playing all your favourite songs so that you can enjoy grooving on the dance floor onboard the ship. We will finally have lunch in the afternoon.
There will be chilled beers or soft drinks that you can sip while witnessing the stunning landscapes all around.
We will also do a bit of sightseeing on some important places in and around Panaji on this trip. Witnessing important monuments like Reis Magos Fort, Adil Shah’s Palace and Panaji City view will be part of this package as well. We will wrap up everything by the evening and will return by 6:30pm in the evening.
All activities will be carried out under the supervision of experts and instructors
You will be given life jackets for all the water activities
If you have some ailment or health issues, make sure you get yourself checked before indulging this activity and get a clearance from your doctor whether it will be advisable to participate in this
Make sure you listen to all the instructions given by the instructors before starting the activities
Basic swimming skills are required for SUP (Standup paddle board) activity. For the other activities swimming is not required. For SUP, there will be experts and instructors who will train and guide you prior to the activity.
The best time to indulge in this activity is from May to October. The monsoon months of June to August are the best months to experience this.