A Must do thing when you Visit
Goa. Do not miss a chance to enjoy water sports in goa.
A perfect destination for those looking for
plenty of fun in the sea, crammed with culture, sandy beaches
and a sunny climate, it has everything the most discerning traveler
could wish for.
The best season for enjoying water sports in Goa is from October
to May when the skies here are cloudless and blue,
and the waters placid.
Besides nightlife and sightseeing, Goa has also to offer a lot
of adventure sports - there are a different trill sports you
can choose from, jet skiing, wind, scuba diving, parasailing,
the list is endless.
Water Sports to Enjoy in Goa
The beaches of Goa offer a varied and plentiful, almost inexhaustible,
supply to seafood, still incredibly cheap and absolutely fresh.
Go to Betul for Goa. s best and largest mussels, brought ashore
by expert divers. Go to Agonda (not to be confused with Aguada)
for all imaginable rockfish which, with any lucky, you could
angle yourself. Soormai, salmon and mullet are frequent catches.
A pleasant change from windsurfing is dinghy sailing, often
referred to as . beer and sandwich. sailing. With the winds
in Goa so gentle most of the time, this particular sport offers
its participants much time to relax. Dinghies are available
for hire at the Cidade de Goa and the Taj Holiday Village. These
15-odd feet long crafts hold three to four people comfortably
Scuba diving is also fast gaining popularity. Underwater visibility
in the more tranquil of Goa. s bays and lagoons ranges from
five to 10 meters. Attractive coral heads, lobsters, bright
colored fish, and other marine life can be conveniently explored
in these shallow waters.
For the speed freaks Goa offers the thrills of venturing into
the sea on speedboats. The . thoroughbred. amongst these, can
achieve speeds up to 30-40 miles an hour. These crafts, which
can carry between six to eight people, are available at the
Cidade de Goa, Oberoi, and Taj Hotels. They can be conveniently
used for sightseeing as well as water-skiing.