Water Activities You Must Try in Goa
Referred to as the most popular holiday destination in India, Goa is an ideal place to chill and relax. Being located on the western coast of India, it is blessed with amazing sun-kissed beaches, weather and sea lion. Besides, the ancient forts, stunning churches and warm as well as friendly people makes a must visit destination for a traveler. Apart from the sightseeing and scenic beauty, Goa is best known for offering an excellent base for a variety of water activities. Whether you are a nature lover, holiday maker or an adventure enthusiast, Goa serves all. Intrigued to visit Goa? Read on and explore water activities you must try when in here.
Ever dreamt of flying? Yes, of course you must have. Para-sailing is a unique water activity that gives you wings and a chance to fly over the sea. As the name suggests, you will get to sail across the sea. One doesn’t need any professional training to perform it keeping all safety measures uptight including life jacket and safety belts. The activity includes flying in the air; the parasailer is tied through rope to a speeding boat and the balloon along with the parasailer fly up in the air. However, one must note that this activity needs some specific weather conditions and particular location. Candolim, Anjuna, Majorda, Baga and Calangute are some of the popular beaches to enjoy parasailing. So, what are you waiting for?
Windsurfing is another popular water activity that allows an adventure enthusiast to enjoy the wind and water both at the same point of time. Windsurfing is not a new sport in the world but it was John Lucas who introduced this sport in Goa for the first time. That Englishman came here in 1970s and has special interest in windsurfing. Thus, enjoyed the sport here and popularized the same in a great way. Providing a perfect combination of sailing and surfing, windsurfing certainly offers an adrenaline rushing experience. However, it must be noted that one needs to get a proper training to enjoy the sport by trainers on-board on Goa beaches.
Jet Skiing is for those who love speed and sea! The feeling one gets while riding a jet powered scooter in the roaring sea waves can only be understood by person who boards it. The water scooter / jet ski is a heavy and powerful machine; therefore balancing it in the sea waves is bit of a task. Thus, it is advised to avail the assistance of a professional instructor. In fact, it is available on hire for a particular period of time. This water activity can be enjoyed on almost every beach of Goa; however, the best destinations for the same are Baga Beach, Anjuna Beach, Calangute Beach, and Sinquerim beach.
Well, Banana Boat ride is the most adventurous and fun-filled water activity that can be tried on Goa beaches. As the name suggests, the sport include inflatable boat in the shape of banana that is connected to a motor boat. The long boat can seat at least 1 and up to 4-6 people at once. One must also note that this water activity requires a lot of strength and stamina because the participant is thrown into the water and will have to work on muscles to get back on the boat. In Goa, the Baga beach is ideal to enjoy banana boat rides. So, what are you waiting for? visit TripMos.com and Plan an India tour now and be ready for a perfect holiday in Goa.