Goa is a pint-sized exotic location along the coast of western India. There are many things that come to mind as soon as one thinks about Goa. From their exotic beaches to the fun activities that you can be a part of and of course, the much talked about nightlife on the beaches of Goa. However, this beautiful land has many fun things that youngsters can take part in and have a blast. For the adrenaline junkie in you, here is a list of some of the most exciting things to do in Goa.
Get a thrilling experience with Scuba Diving
Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to dive into the depths of the ocean floor and gaze at all the natural beauties under the sea? Well, at Grande Island, you can experience a 45 minute Scuba Diving lesson and make all of your dreams come true. Of course, you will be given training prior to the actual activity by a skilled professional instructor. Explore the depths of the beautiful blue beaches of Goa with scuba diving lessons!
Cannoning- feel the adrenaline rush
This water sport is perfect for those youngsters in Goa who are in search of some of the most exciting water sports that they can try out. Feel the blood pumping through your veins as you gush down a high-speed waterfall while loving the entire thrill of the ride! You can experience this adventure in Goa in Netravali Wildlife Sanctuary which is located in Palolem at the southernmost tip of Goa.
Trekking- Challenge your stamina!
Goa is not only known for its breathtaking views and exciting water sports. There are tons of outdoor activities that you can try out also if that is what you are looking for. If you love trekking or always wanted to try it, then you will get a fair chance to try it out when you are in Goa. At Udaan Dongor in Goa, you can experience a phenomenal trekking experience with your friends, family, or on a solo trip. Of course, don’t forget to pack your camera as you will be face to face with some of the most stunning views that you would definitely want to capture forever!
Massage - rejuvenate your mind and body
After so many fun and exciting activities, you must be surely craving for a long, relaxing spa day! Well, you can unwind and have a relaxing long Swedish massage or any other massage of your choice at any of the spas at the resorts of Goa. There are several great spas to choose from with some of the most skilled and experienced hands working on you. A relaxing massage is exactly what you need to make your vacation in Goa totally worth it after all the fun activities that you have been taking part in! Book an entire spa day with your besties and enjoy a full head to toe service where you come out feeling like a pampered queen!
Learn something new at the cooking classes
Have you completely fallen in love with the beautiful, aromatic Goan cuisine after visiting the land of seashells and seafood? Maybe you want to pick up a few amazing Goan recipes before heading home so you can try them out for yourself. Well, the cooking classes at Goa conducted by many popular personalities give you a chance to explore the local Goan cuisine. Learn some of the most exotic dishes which are made by blending together Portuguese, Indian and coastal combinations. Some of the cooking classes are held in the middle of the beautiful, floral garden where you can enjoy the beautiful sights of nature while learning some of the tastiest dishes.
Explore the beauty through Cycling
Cycling can be a fun activity, and what would make it more fun than cycling along the beautiful streets of Goa, getting to explore all the rich heritage and history of the colonial city. You can go for a cycling expedition in Goa with your buddies and cycle down the bustling roads of Panjim, exploring the city and enjoying all the beautiful sights on the way.
Crab catching is absolutely amazing
Goa might be thought of as a place where couples can enjoy a nice, relaxing weekend or even a romantic getaway destination for couples. However, this does not mean that Goa is not for bachelors! If you are single, even then crab catching might be just the activity to enjoy with your friends. This way you can also unwind and relax on the beautiful, sandy land. This laidback activity in Sonaulim is perfect for those looking for a little peace and solitude. You can sit back with your crab trap and wait till you get a good catch, while you relax and unwind with a cold beer.
Backwater kayaking for the adventure seekers
If kayaking has always been in your list of activities to do before you die, well, Goa offers a unique backwater kayaking experience for all the enthusiasts! There are several great spots to pick from in Goa for backwater kayaking. Some of these include the Mandovi River, the Zuari river and the Sal backwaters. Enjoy your opportunity to explore the luscious backwaters and stunning flora and fauna of Goa as you kayak down the backwaters. You will be provided with all the equipment you need. All you need is some excitement and a lot of courage for this amazing activity in Goa!
Swimming with the dolphins- an unforgettable experience
Dolphins are one of the most intelligent, friendly and affectionate creatures on the planet. These little beauties are an absolute wonder to play with. There are a few locations in Goa where you will get the rare opportunity to play with the dolphins. Panaji, Fort Aguada and Sinquerim are some of the best places where you can enjoy a relaxing cruise and spot these beautiful, majestic creatures playing in the waters. These gentle, friendly creatures will try and interact with you and the experience is simply amazing and worth trying when in Goa!
Who doesn’t want to try Snorkelling?
Another fun underwater activity that you must try when in Goa is snorkelling at Grande Islands! Here, you can interact with all the little friendly fish under the sea, and if you are lucky you can even spot some dolphins. With the right equipment and gear, you will feel like a being a beautiful mermaid as you explore your way down the depths of the sea and get acquainted with the stunning views under the depths of the waters in Goa that you never imagined.
These are a few fun and adventure activities when you are in Goa! Goa has dozens of fun activities that you can try out; be it under the water or on the land. There is a reason why Goa is such a fascinating place to visit- from the mouth-watering Goan cuisines to the interesting people you will come across to the rich beauty, heritage and culture of the small, sandy land. Goa is a must visit place, whether you love going on a solo trip, with a significant other, with your friends or with your entire family. To experience these amazing activities book hotels in Goa today.