Off Beat Goa Travel Experiences

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Off Beat Goa Travel Experiences Photo by Ninad Chaudhari

Goa is a dreamland of booze, beaches, fresh fish and glamorous nightlife. This is a heaven of many leisure holiday packages on the western coast of India.  When you enter Goa, you discover a little insider’s secret that is the lazy state is the escapade from the stress of the daily life. Over years, Goa has seen all kinds of travellers. It’s a little surprise that Goa beaches are commercial travel destinations along with flea markets, churches, and temples. But, there are still few secrets to share and some rare experiences to enjoy.  So, do try them on upcoming Goa travel package.

Trek in Goa

Bet you haven’t heard that one before. But, we all know that serene state of Goa wears the azure blue shoreline, coconut trees and the lush greenery elegantly. It is a perfect way to balance the glittering parties and alcohol. The choices available for Goa trekking are Mollem, Valpoi, Dudhsagar Waterfalls, and Kalen rock in Sanguem. So, wear trekking boots and step out into the fun and frolic to enjoy some tropical sun, fresh air, clear skies, and exquisite Sahyadri mountains.  Even though, the Goan mountains are not as popular, these treks have the power to enthral you and rejuvenate you with the pure natural bliss. So, if you have free time in your Goa travel package itinerary, do make time for it.

Wildlife in Goa

Whether you are hippies, westerners, international travellers, domestic corporate executives and spree of teenagers from every corner of India and the world, the wild life in Goa implies the nude sandy beaches, colourful carnivals, late nightlife, and hip club parties. Though, you cannot plan it all, everyone agrees that they are pretty wild. But, there is stunning wildlife in Goa.  The wilderness is nothing like Kenya or Amazon, but it is a great extension of the beach holiday package you are on.

You can visit Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary, Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary, and Bondha Wildlife Sanctuary. It is a perfect daytime activity for party animals. Watch Deer, Bison, Black Panther, Wild boars, Gaurs, Gazelles, Monkeys, Sloth Bears, and Porcupines up close in Cotigao. Visit the mini zoo, safari park, eco-tourism cottages and a botanical garden in Bondha. You can also enjoy the elephant ride. 

In addition, travellers can also head down to Splashdown Water Park near Panjim or ride with the dolphins near Cavelossim and Varca Beaches. You can also enjoy catamaran sailing, go-karting, scuba diving, fishing, knee boarding, and ringo rides around the Goa beaches. So, it can be an exciting and unusual Goa travel package filled with tonnes of fascinating memories.

Author's Profile

Ninad Chaudari, is more of travel enthusiast. He recently travelled to Goa and explored local sightseeing, adventure activities, food and hotels. On his Cox & King special Goa travel package, he had some unforgettable travel experiences. He believes, the best way to enjoy the holiday package is to live in the moment and relish it all.

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