The general perception of Goa being land of beaches and sunshine is deceptive as Goa abound with places having their unique attractions which offers variegated experiences to the tourists. Although the long beaches that curl along the Goa coast provide its characteristic identity, yet many other places are there which treats the guests with wonderful experiences.
When it comes to water sports, sea is not the only option when you are in Goa. Backwater Kayaking which is favorite with tourists can be engaged in various waterways of Goa. River Mandovi, Zuari, Nerul and the Sal backwaters provide ideal avenues for indulging in the sport.
On a kayaking trip, the tourists can behold nature’s magnificent spectacles from very close quarters. Sights of numerous flora and fauna, mangroves and birds are unveiled before the tourists as he wades along the waters.
Waterfalls have always attracted tourist and waterfalls in Goa have been no exceptions. The Tambdi waterfalls have been a major tourist’s destination in the state. It has a beautiful cascade that fascinates the tourists.
For adventure sports lovers, Goa offers excellent opportunities. For the thrill seekers, canyonong is irresistible option. Netravali wildlife sanctuary provides tourists with an ideal platform for canyoning where tourists can trek the mountains and jump down from the peaks to the gushing waterfalls to have nerve wracking experiences.
For tourists who love the fun of gambling, Goa is a perfect destination. One can have wonderful experiences in casinos enhanced by good music and wine. Casino Royale, Casino Carnival and Dunes are favorite amongst tourists.
Couples who want to add that extra zing to their romantic moments can plan candle light dinner on a Yacht. The cruise that starts from the backwaters of Panjim take one to the heart of the sea where under the starry nights, one can enjoy one’s choicest drinks and gourmets in the company of his beloved.