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Go-A-way!
Of Beaches and Churches

Join in on the Goa fever on this quick getaway to India's tropical paradise. Discover the rich culture and history that it holds within it, a perfect melange of the traditional and the more modern, of the Portuguese and the Indian. Lounge on the sun-kissed sand and swim in the clear waters of the Arabian sea, all while sampling some delicious local dishes - You will not be disappointed.

Accomdations

3*
4*

Service Level

Standard
Upgraded

Transportation

Private

Food

Vegetarian
Non Veg

Age

Max 75 years

Difficulty

Easy

Who is this tour for?

Young Age Couple, Middle Age Couple , Family with Kids, Family with Parents, Mixed Group
Tour Map

Tour Experience

Take a quick trip to the tropical paradise of India and soak in all it has to offer.

  • Visit some of the oldest forts from the time of the Portuguese.
  • Soak in the sun and sand at Goa's most acclaimed beaches.
  • Encounter the history-lover in you as you discover the churches of Old Goa - a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Enjoy the local delicacies Goa has to offer, including a traditional banana-leaf meal.
  • Tour the Old Quarters of Panjim.
  • Shop for souvenirs and handicrafts

*The price displayed is for 3 star accommodation. Get in touch for a budget/upgraded version of the same.

3N/ 4D

Departure: Any day

You will be doing:

Swimming
Photography
Neighbourhood Walk
Soft Water Sports
Local Interaction
Night Life
Leisure

You will be experiencing:

Nature
Culture
Night life
Local Sightseeing
Responsible Tourism
World Heritage Site

Itinerary

1 Goa - forts and beaches

Welcome to Goa!

A representative will pick you up from the airport/railway station/ bus stand and will escort you to your hotel. Today is all about beaches and forts.

After some shut-eye at the hotel, we visit the charming Reis Magos Fort and Aguada Fort and catch some panoramic views of the gorgeous Arabian sea. We then head out to Calangute beach and Baga beach for some surf and sand.

  • North Goa
70 km None
None +
Goa
3*, 4*, Budget Hotel
Swimming, Photography, Soft Water Sports, Leisure, Night Life
Nature, Culture, Local Sightseeing, Architecture
Breakfast, Dinner

2 Old Goa and Panjim

Today calls for a tour of the charming Old Goa. After some breakfast, we set out to visit Old Goa's beautiful churches and cathedrals - the Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral, St. Cajetan. Next, we go on a tour of Spice Plantation for a walk amidst nature and to get some first hand insight into how spices are cultivated. Here, enjoy a traditional, banana leaf meal under the skies.

After a hearty lunch, we head to Panjim for some sightseeing. Discover the city, and explore the colourful Fontainhas, or the old quarters - the only Portuguese quarter in all of Asia. You have the chance to look around and shop here.

Our last event for the day is an hour's sunset cruise on the Mandovi river to catch the sunset and some fresh, evening breeze.

  • Old Goa
  • Panjim
55 km None
Goa
3*, 4*, Budget Hotel
Photography, Neighbourhood Walk, Shopping, Short Treks, Leisure, Church Visit, Local Interaction, River boat ride
Nature, Culture, Architecture, World Heritage Site
Breakfast

3 Explore Goa at your leisure

After a good breakfast at the hotel, you have the whole day to explore Goa at your leisure.

None +
Goa
3*, 4*, Budget Hotel
Swimming, Surfing, Photography, Neighbourhood Walk, Soft Water Sports, Leisure, Night Life
Nature, Culture, Local Sightseeing, Responsible Tourism
Breakfast

4 Departure from Goa.

It's time to bid adieu to colourful Goa! After checking out, you will be dropped to the airport/railway station/ bus stop for your return home.

  • Goa
  • Dabolim International Airport, Goa
20 km None

Inclusions

  • Pick up and drop services to and from the airport
  • Breakfast at the place of stay
  • Accommodation
  • All transfers in a private sedan - except for Day 3.
  • Expenditure on fuel, parking and toll tickets

Exclusions

  • Insurance
  • Airfare
  • Any transfers outside of the itinerary
  • Personal expenses (cigarettes, alcohol, telephone calls, etc.)
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Costs incurred due to change in the itinerary as a consequence of bad weather, political unrest or road blocks.

Advisory

  • Foreign nationals and NRIs must hold a valid visa and passport.
  • Avoid carrying too much cash in hand
  • Make sure to carry sunblock, hats and sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun.
  • The rates are subject to availability. During the festive season, i.e, from December 10th to January 20th, the rates are subject to change, with a possible surge.
  • Please carry government issued IDs.
  • Avoid leaving your belongings unattended, particularly at beaches.

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Why Ecohunters?

Small Groups
We deliberately encourage small groups as they allow for better experiences , more interaction and exchange.
Epic journeys
Every journey listed on the site has been mined for the sheer purpose of extending the joy to you!
All Inclusive Trips
All inclusive trips ensure you soak into the experience 100% without having to bother about the nitty-gritties.
Safety First
Every journey is calibrated ensuring the safety of the traveller. We closely monitor events man-made or natural to avoid any uncertainty during your travel. Trusted local partners ensure local support.
Accomodations
From unique home stays and hotels to sleeping moored under the stars in a tranquil bay, our options will provide you with the most authentic experience possible

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