Traditional tourist seasons end in Goa in the month of June and commence back in October. The period between the month of June to September is considered an offseason as it rains in Goa. Monsoon in Goa makes Sea very rough and very unsafe for any water activities for tourists visiting Goa during the monsoon. Most sea remains closed for water rides and sports during this time of the year. Looking at the continuous flow of tourist in goa during the rainy season, the Government of Goa have now started promoting watersports in backwaters ( in rivers) to make sure tourist enjoy their stay in Goa even during the offseason when sea adventure sports is not possible.
We at Goa Tours Planner have designed a beautiful water-sports Package in the backwaters of Goa near Divar island. The Watersports Package consists of Bumper Ride, Banana Ride, Kayaking etc. Food and drinks are also provided as a part of the trip. Below are the best details of the package offered.
|DEPARTURE LOCATION||From Britton Jetty|
|Duration||Trip1:- 10..30 am to 2.30 pm Trip2:- 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm|
|Note||Children above the age of 5 would be charged full fare.|
Yes, The fun Dive or Shallow dive do not require you to know swimming or to have any certification. Anyone with the interest to do diving can enrol and enjoy diving in Goa at nominal pricing.
Goa is the perfect destination in India for Scuba Diving. Any fit person can enjoy scuba diving in Goa at Grande Island. There are many good Dive Centres in Goa offering Dive Packages and also Diving Courses in Goa.
The Scuba Diving in Goa cost around Rs.2000 to 5000/- depending on the kind of Dive and package you select
Goa being the best adventure digestion in India, the Scuba diving experience is up there right on top. Grande Island in South Goa is well known Scuba Diving Site and offers very good visibility.
Goa is definitely the best destination for Scuba Diving in Goa. Do not miss out the chance to do Scuba in Goa on your next trip to Goa.
Scuba Diving in Goa at Grande Island is banned during the rainy season. But those who do not want to miss on the Scuba Diving experience during offseason in Goa can try Scuba in Backwaters of Goa.
No, Scuba Diving in Goa is done in the shallow water near Grande Island. There is no compulsion on the knowledge of Swimming for enjoying Diving in Goa. You will be with our PADI certified Diver all the time guiding you how to hold you breadth and enjoy dive at Grande Island.
The age limit for doing Scuba Diving is a minimum of 10 years. In special cases, if the Child is well built and is confident of getting into water little relaxtion, less than 10 years child can be allowed to do Scuba Diving.
The best time for any form of Watersports in Goa is between October to May. Though Goa offers watersports during monsoon in the backwaters.
There are many good dive training centers in Goa. You can do your professional Scuba Diving Course and even PADI Dive Master Certification course in Goa. Kindly get in touch with us for more information.
Almost all the beaches offer Water Sports in Goa. names of the beaches in Goa offering Watersports is Calangute, Baga, Candolim, Vagator, Colva, Betalbatim, Mobor, and Baina.
The best beach for watersports in Goa is undoubtedly Calangute as it offers the safest and wide range of water sports with multiple water sports counters spread across the stretch from Calangute to Baga end.
The best Scuba Diving place in Goa is Grande Island near Baina Beach in Vasco. If you are looking for Scuba Diving in Goa, Grande Island is the place you have to experience it. Grand Island in Goa offers plenty of Corals, Marine Life, and even Ship Wrecks. Undoubtedly the best scuba destination in India for beginners as it offers shallow Dive that people with no Swaiiming knowledge can also enjoy.
- What time does the tour begin?
You can choose between Trip 1 between 10.30 am to 2.30pm and Trip 2 between 2.30 to 6.30pm
- Which is the reporting time of the trip?
The trip starts from Brittona Jetty near Pajim. You are requested to report the place 15 min prior to your departure.
- Will I be picked at my Hotel?
Yes, from the main road connecting to the hotel in around Calangute, Baga, Arpora, Candolim only.
- Are this activities safe for non-swimmers?
Yes, very much safe as we will provide all safety equipment like life-jacket and professional trainer with you all the time.
- Is food provided with the trip?
Yes, we provide packaged food and drinks as mentioned in the itinerary.
- How long will my ride last?
Watersports rides will last 3-5 minutes each.
- Can I accompany my parents who will not do any activities?
Yes, you can but there will be some nominal charges which you can confirm with us before booking your trip.
- Can I customize my ride as per my liking and budget?
No, The watersports package designed for monsoon cannot be customized.
- Where will these activities happen?
All these activities will take place in the backwaters of Mondovi river as all sea-related watersports are non-operational for the monsoon.
- I have small kids with me, will they be able to do these activities?
Kids above 5 years can enjoy these water sports.
- What should I wear?
Anything you are comfortable wearing in water, swimsuits are always a good option if available
- Will there be any trainer/guide with us?
Yes, good English and Hindi speaking trainer will accompany you throughout the rides
- Do I need to book the tour in advance?
Yes, since demand for Watersports in Goa is always high it is advisable to book the trip well in advance to avoid last moment disappointment.
- I do not want to pay online, can I pay in cash at the venue?
Yes, you can but initial advance amount needs to be paid either online or at the office in Calangute
- What is the mode of Payments available?
We accept payments via Credit Card, Debit Card, Netbanking and Paypal
- Will I get confirmation Voucher/Ticket after paying online?
Yes, We will issue you a valid ticket/voucher for the tour booked on successful payments via email & SMS
- I just made online payments but I did not get an email with ticket/voucher. What should I do now?
You need not panic in case your money is deducted and no ticket is issued. Call us at +91-9673992899 or drop an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Do I need to take a printout of the tour ticket?
If possible yes else email/SMS confirmation is enough to board the tour bus.
- I made the bookings for wrong dates, can I reschedule it to he correct date?
Yes, by informing us well in advance without any additional payments. Last moment changes are subjected to availability and penalty/rescheduling charges
- Will I get any call before my tour starts?
Yes, we call all our customers before we arrive at your pickup points. You are therefore requested to share your alternative numbers in the Comment section for better communications.
- I do not have Indian local phone number or my phone is not working. How will I be contacted?
People with an International number or people having an issue with their phone in goa are requested to call us and share their hotel number or contact us on our WhatsApp number +91-9673992899
- I want to cancel my trip for some reason. Whom should I contact?
Contact us at +91-9673992899