Beside Goas beautiful beaches, we also see a few clean and natural islands in the Arabian sea. Among the few are llha Grande Island, Grand Island near Baina Beach, Bat Island in the Arabian sea, etc. Grand Island trip is one of the famous unique day outings in Goa. The trip to Grande Island is more than just a boat ride with plenty of fun on the way.
A trip that takes you deep into the Arabian sea, a chance to see many dolphins playing around your boat. Snorkeling is one major attraction of the Grande island trip in Goa. Snorkeling is simpler watersports than scuba diving with underwater exploration with snorkel kit.Grande Island Trip details
We start with pickup at 8:00 am from your hotel in North Goa by a non-ac sharing basis coach or car. We then head to the Boat Jetty in Candolim or Nerul near Coco Beach depending on your hotel location. All our Boats are fully insured with all safety kits then takes you to the Grand Island in Goa. On the way, we serve you some light snack and soft beverages as you cruise towards the Island. It takes nearly 45 minutes to 1 hour to reach the Grande Island.
On your way to visit the island, you get to see a few beautiful marine life like Dolphins and other fishes jumping around. The sight of those Dolphins is worth capturing with your camera. You also get to see the glimpses of Fort Aguada, Goa Jail, Millionaire palace from the comfort of your boat.Snorkeling & water activities
The trip is inclusive of many different activities like snorkeling, fishing, dolphin spotting, lunch, drinks. On arrival at the Island, you will be provided with a Snorkeling kit where you can explore underwater life in shallow water near Grande Island.
Our Expert on the boat will brief you and assist you with how to go about doing snorkeling. Snorkeling is very much safe for all age groups irrespective of their swimming skills. One can enjoy snorkeling and have fun swimming with proper snorkeling kit and safety gear under our expert guidance and supervision.
Departure/ return location: Calangute, Baga, Arpora, Candolim, Senquerim only
Departure time: Pickup at 8:00 am from a hotel located in these locations only
- Pick and Drop
- Snacks & Drinks
- Unlimited Beer
- B-B-Q & Buffet Lunch
- Alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages
- Other watersports
- Any additional costs incurred due to unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather, etc.
- Snorkeling & bottom fishing
- Splendid views of marine life
- Dolphin Sighting
- Beach barbeque
8.00 AM 9.00 AM: Transportation
- Pickup from your hotel to reach Boat Jetty in Candolim or Nerul ( depends on your hotel)
- Pickup from Calangute, Baga, Arpora, Candolim, Senquerim hotels only.
- For any other pickup location, please call us before booking online.
- Pickup & drop by Non AC sharing coach / Car
9.00 AM 10.30 AM: a Boat ride to Grande Island
- Boat Ride to Grande Island by Fully insured passenger boat with all safety measures.
- You will be able to see Goas Jail, millionaire Palace, Fort Aguada and plenty of Dolphins
- We serve Some light snacks and Soft Beverages in the boat while you cruise towards the Island
11.00 AM 1.00 PM: Snorkeling and Fishing
- Enjoy Snorkeling and swimming in shallow water near Grande Island. Also, you can try your luck with fishing.
1.00 PM 1.20 PM: Visit to Moneky / Hansa Beach
- The boat will now take you to the nearest private Beach in south Goa. We will visit either Monkey beach or Hansa Beach depending on the crowd for the day.
1.20 PM 3.00 PM: Enjoy B-B-Q & Buffet Lunch
- We will now take you to a very beautiful and peaceful private beach in South Goa. Enjoy our live B-B-Q with buffet lunch Veg & Non-Veg, some Soft Beverages and Unlimited Beers*. After lunch relaxes on the beach or gets yourself tanned.
3.30 PM 4.00 PM: Journey back to the jetty
- Return back to the jetty after eventful day outing at the Grande Island. At last, you will be dropped back to your Hotel by non Ac