Explore A Whole New World Of Cruising With Goa Backwaters
Wish to experience a cruise with a difference? Plan a trip to the Goa Backwaters and enjoy the most luxurious recreational activities in Goa. Explore the actual beauty of Goa while sailing on the blue waters of paradise. Celebrate your vacations in the land of beaches 'Goa' and give it a reason by cruising on the Arabian Sea.
Goa offers a number of luxury cruises that facilitate you with entertainment and recreational activities. You are exposed to an elite resort on the high seas with a thrilling experience. These cruises are perfect for romantic holidays as well. Tourists are treated specially and are provided world-class amenities like Natural Hydrotherapy of Gushing waters and Herbal massages at the dam. Couple/newly weds can also take a romantic walk on ship deck holding hands. These cruise boats/ships have multi-cuisine restaurants, sport facilities like pool table, swimming pool, basketball court, etc. for entertainment purpose, discotheque, karaoke lounge and cocktail bars, conference hall, shopping arcades, and beauty treatments.
Types Of Cruises
Goa offers several heritage as well as natural cruises, during which one can explore the various monuments of Goa. There are a few cultural heritage cum walking tours also. Another fantastic cruise is 'Dolphin fantasy Cruise', which offers wonderful opportunity to catch your star on the serene starry night and dolphin watching.
There are four major cruises in Goa:
- The Star Goan Cruises (offering some of the best luxurious facilities along with a relaxing voyage)
- The Luxury Cruises (operating between Mumbai, Goa, Kochi and Lakshadweep)
- The Super Star Libra and the Super Star Virgo (specially designed to provide excellent luxurious amenities and a variety of recreational facilities)
Backwater Cruises in Goa can showcase glimpses of Church of St. Francis Of Assisi, Basilica Of Bom Jesus, and Tower of St. Augustine. Cruising along beautiful beaches like Anjuna Beach, Calagute Beach, Miramar Beach etc. offers marvellous opportunities regarding Adventure and Water Sports like-para sailing, wind surfing and water skiing.
You can also visit Raj Bhavan, Aguada Fort and Reis Magos and their headlands, and can taste the authentic Goan sea-food and Feni.
River Cruises on the Mandovi river is also an enjoyable experience during a trip to Goa. You can have a number of private operators running river cruises, but the best way to enjoy the beauty of river Mandovi and explore the nearby region is to undertake a cruise conducted by the GTDC (Goa Tourism Development Corporation).