6 Reasons to Visit Goa – Get your adrenaline pumped up

The small state of Goa is often considered as the party hub of the country. But how many knew it was called the queen of beaches. There are so many beaches out here and Goa is a water lover’s paradise. The state exists with rich cultural promises and is an absolute must-visit all those adventure enthusiasts. One gets to explore a lot of activities especially those filled with water. Regardless of whether you are an amateur or an expert, you can try any type of activity that you want to give a shot to. Here are some of the best water sports or activities one must try while they visit Goa .

1. Scuba Diving

When you visit Goa, have you ever wondered how marine life would look like? How it would feel like to go spend some time with them? Then Goa provides you with the best opportunity. The state is one of the best places to try scuba diving, whether you are a beginner, non-swimmer or even have had previous experience. The oceans let you explore their life filled with colorful algae, fishes and even coral reefs, and all you need to do is an hour of training to explore the ocean life up to 12 feet deep. Now doesn’t that sound amaze?

Credits: LeisurePro

Adventure level: Easy

Where to try: Grande Islands, St George islands, Pigeon island, Suzy’s wreck

Best Season: October to April

2. Parasailing

Ever wished you could fly through the sky like birds and touch those candy like clouds? Here is your perfect chance to do so in Goa with Parasailing. It is one of the most popular adventure sports where one gets to enjoy the world of sky and ocean alike. The parasail harness is tied to a speedboat with a thick 30-40-meter rope. As the speed boat takes off in high speed, you do too, into the sky. It is the perfect combination of thrill and enjoyment.

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Adventure level: Easy

Where to try: Dona Paula, Anjuna beach, Colva

Best Season: October to March

3. Jet Skiing

This is yet another one of the most soughed water sports in Goa. Now, who wouldn’t love to glide through the Arabic sea, in a scooter, at full speed splashing water all over? While one might find it a bit difficult in the beginning, once you get the hang of it, it’s as easy as riding a scooter. Of course, you would have experts to guide you in the beginning.

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Adventure level: Moderate

Where to try: Colva, Candolim, Calangute beaches

Best Season: October to March

4. Windsurfing

Windsurfing comprises both the thrill and adventure of surfing and sailing together. The rider needs to balance themselves on a 2-3-meter-long board which also has a sail attached to it and ride through the water according to the wind levels. Surfing out in the afternoon when the wind is stronger calls in for a more thrilling experience. However, beginners are advised to windsurf during the morning when there is a light breeze.

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Adventure level: Moderate

Where to try: Baga beach, Miramar, Vagator beach

Best Season: January to March

5. Kayaking

Kayaking is one of the best water sports ones can enjoy with their family and friends. They can even look around at some beautiful sights of Goa while kayaking. Kayaking is a calm sport and is done in canals, rivers, lakes or backwaters. Paddle your way through the mangroves and thick jungles and take some time off to enjoy the natural beauty around you

Credits: Goa Travel Activities

Adventure level: Easy

Where to try: Backwaters of Zuari, Sal, Dona Paula

Best Season: October to March

6. Flyboard

Flyboarding is the ultimate water sports one can try in Goa. The sport is loved by all those who are adventure enthusiasts and love the adrenaline of risks and thrills. The sport is a combination of jet-ski and jet packs where the fly board is attached to the jet –ski sending it to air for almost 15 meters high. Special training sessions are given for one of the most exciting water sports one can do in Goa.

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Adventure level: Difficult

Where to try: Baina beach

Best Season: October to May

Now you have got the reasons why people visit Goa with full enthusiasm. Pack you bag and meet at the party place of India.


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