Velha Goa, Goa, India for Houseboat trip in Goa Backwater river

BRIEFLY ABOUT THE TRIP.  Walking with an overnight stayon a luxurious wooden “boat-house” in Goa’s backwater – this is one of the most beautiful, romantic and unforgettable travel. On the boat for you, there are three luxury bedrooms, a dining area and two outdoor terraces on the upper deck, a well-equipped bar and a friendly staff will pamper you during your stay on board. All bedrooms have a private bathroom and toilet with modern amenities. On the open terraces at your service cane chairs, sofas and coffee tables. The boat itself is illuminated by soft soothing lights that are pleasant to the eyes. In the menu for lunch, you will have a vegetarian and non-vegetarian menu for dinner. During a cruise on the Chapora River, you can enjoy river breezes, luxurious greenery and natural beauty, take good shots and relax in this paradise.


at 16:30 – transfer from your hotel to the pier. We leave at 5 pm from the pier in Siolim and head towards Morjim to enjoy the stunning sunset from the water. Along the way, you will see how the local people are engaged in their traditional crafts on the shore. You will feel closer to nature when you observe how birds settle down to sleep on trees. If you are lucky, you can also see dolphins. After sunset, we return to a quiet river creek, where you can relax with your favorite drink in the music on board. At night we will anchor and you can fish, and your catch will be cooked by our chef and will be served along with a sumptuous dinner. The next morning you will wake up to the sounds of nature, drink a cup of tea or coffee and watch the birds for a bit. If you are lucky, You will notice a crocodile. After breakfast we will continue our journey towards the Colval; during the walk you can see local craftsmen, who extract sand from the river bed, as well as local fishermen who dive into the water in search of mussels and mollusks. After the farewell dinner, you return to the pier, where you will be transferred to the hotel.

INCLUDED : Transfer in both directions, welcome drink, snacks, dinner, and breakfast – traditional dishes of Goan cuisine, games on board: maps, chess, Ludo, etc.; fishing (in recommended fishing grounds), bird watching, swimming (only with the permission of the boat’s captain in the recommended places for swimming), binoculars and fishing gear available on board.


WHAT TO TAKE WITH YOURSELF : PASSPORT for settling, hats, comfortable shoes, photos and video cameras, money for personal expenses, personal hygiene products.


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