Blessed with a long coastline, white sandy beaches and Portuguese style churches, Goa is one of the most popular travel destinations within India. A Portuguese colony for more than 400 years, Goa has a distinct culture, music and style of cuisine which makes it stand apart from other parts of the country. Some of the major attractions of Goa are Basilica of Bom Jesus, Dudh Sagar Falls, Se Cathedral, Fort Aguada and Sernabatim Beach. The exciting nightlife here is the subject of many folklore.
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In recent years, Goa has gained considerable popularity among lovers of adventure sports lovers. If you love cruising, then Goa is an ideal destination for you. Here, we will discuss about some of the best places where you should visit to make your Goa cruise a memorable one. Some of these details are mentioned below:-
Cruise in Mandovi Bridge
If you intend to go for an evening cruise, then you should start off from Mandovi Bridge. It will last for a period of 1 hour during which you will get to enjoy folk music which is played by a DJ and dance. During this cruise, you will get a clear perception of the Goan culture. You will get a bird’s eye view of the city of Panjim and the areas which are close to it from your deck. The experience which you have on the cruise will be worth remembering for a lifetime. The cost of reservation for a single person is Rs 300.
Corporate Party Cruising
Visitors who intend to organize a corporate party on cruise can start off from Panjim. Snacks and drinks are offered as a part of the package to visitors. The dance and music along with the breathtaking morning sight of the surroundings will make the party worth remembering for a lifetime for tourists. The cost of reservation for a single yacht for a maximum of 70 people is Rs 15000.
You can also opt for an hour long cruise in Panjim. You can spend your time dancing on the yacht deck or enjoy drinking at the open floating bar which is a unique feature of the luxury private course. The cost of reservation for a single yacht which can accommodate maximum of 25 people is Rs 10000. The playing of music on board will make you feel at home and soothe your mind and body.
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Backwater Cruise from Chapora
In case you opt for this cruise, then you will be able to go on a backwater trip for a period of 3 hours. The view of the mangroves, bird life, ghats of Konkan, and small islands with view of crocodiles will make your trip a highly exciting one. You will be offered with a life jacket and a local guide once you start off cruising on the Chapora river. You can spend your time fishing in the river. The cost of reservation for a group of six people is Rs 15000.