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Adventurous Water Sports in Goa

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A trip to Goa would be incomplete if you don't indulge yourself in the adventurous activities the place has to offer. The image that comes to your mind at the word 'Goa' would be of beaches that are packed with skimpily dressed tourists. Well, there is much more fun to the place if you have an adventurer in you. Let's see what all activities make Goa a hot and cool destination!


Parasailing is one of the most sought-after water sports in Goa. For those who seek adventure in their trip to Goa, this is one activity to indulge in a number of beaches like the Miramar Beach, Baga beach, Colva beach and the Calangute beach. This takes you to a considerable height above the sea with the help of a parachute and rope, giving you a breathtaking view of the clear skies and the transparent waters below.

Water Sports in Goa

Sea Fishing

Whether it is joy fishing or otherwise, Goa tourism offers ample scope for adventure like sea fishing and other activities to tourists. You would be provided with the equipment for fishing. Enjoying by the beaches like the Varca Beach and the Baga beach trying your luck at fishing would be a rewarding experience. You also can get the fishes cooked at the hotels here if you are lucky enough to get some!

Water Skiing

How would you feel when the waves of the sea splashes across your face? Doesn't that sound thrilling? Then water skiing is for you! With many calm beaches in Goa, water skiing would be a great adventure like any other water sports activity. The Candolim Beach, Palolim beach, Baga beach and the Calangute beach in Goa are popular for this adventurous activity. You just have to have a good sense of balance. It is advised to have a guidance if you are a beginner.

Dinghy Sailing

Dinghy sailing is one of the water sports activities that you can enjoy at the Candolim Beach and Baga beach in Goa. This fun activity does not require any expertise. Dinghies are small boats that can hold up to four people. These boats can be taken from the shores and can be taken to sail with guidance.


Have you ever wondered how wonderful it would feel with wings attached? If you wish to experience the same, you should try microlite-flying at Calangute Beach or Baga beach here. It is a lifetime experience to fly above the sea watching the waves beneath.

Banana, Bump and Ringo Rides

It's fun to take a banana ride at the shallow beaches of Goa. You can take a ride in the banana shaped boats at the Calangute Beach, Baga beach or Calangute beach where you would be flung into the waters from where you have to come back to your boat. It's fun, adventurous and thrilling at the same time. Life jackets would be provided and there would be guides to assist you too.

Scuba Diving

The underwater life is one worth exploring. If you know scuba diving, the Bogmalo Beach in Goa offers you ample scope for water sports and to explore and watch the marine life under the sea. The other beaches that offer this acticvity include the Baga beach and the Colva beach. If you are there for a longer stay, there are courses provided in scuba diving if you are keen about learning it.

If you are ready to fly high up and watch the sea just below your feet, head to the beaches of Goa and experience a lot more of such water sports activities that would beat your stress and bring life to you again!

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