The stunning golden beaches of Goa are known for their picturesque beauty, fabulous coastline, sparkling seas, forested regions and various springs. But, no holiday is complete without enjoying adventure sports in Goa. Being a marvellous beach destination, Goa proves to be a wonderful adventure sports destination. There are many activities amateurs and professionals can enjoy at Goa. With a wide array of water sports, Goa offers opportunities for trekking, hiking or river crossing in the air. Those who are not that much fond of thrill, can go for dolphin and crocodile spotting, and island trips.
Goa adventure sports draw thousands of tourists to the esteemed National Institute of Water Sports (Dona Paula beach), Goa Yatching Association (Panaji), and various other institutes. Calangute Beach, Dona Paula Beach, Cavelossim Beach, Sinquerim Beach, Condolim Beach, Bogmalo Beach etc. are the best spots in Goa for water sports. While on a trip to Goa, one can try out adventure activities like:
Water Skiing (favourite among those who love to feel the ocean waves splashing across their faces while rushing through water)
Surfing (the most thrilling activity carried out while standing on a surfboard)
Scuba Diving (activity of swimming underwater, ideal to explore the unique marine life)
Dinghy Sailing (sailing small boats on the coast lines from one island to another)
Parasailing (flying in air while towed behind a boat and attached to a specially designed parachute)
Jet Skiing (riding on the sea waves with high speed water-crafts)
Goa is a paradise for adventure sports lovers. The long coastline in Goa offers amazing adventures amidst the sand, sun, sea and surf. The ‘Pearl of the Orient’ is not only frequented for relaxing and partying rather it is visited for a number of adventure sports that are truly incomparable.