Overview

Go Goa, Go Crazy 

If you are seeking the ideal beach vacation with lively days and exhilarating nights, look no further than Goa. The smallest state in India, Goa is renowned for its pristine beaches and island-like landscapes that will captivate you each time you set foot on its shores. In addition to its stunning beaches, Goa boasts of picturesque hikes, mouthwatering cuisine, thrilling adventure activities, and tranquil shores. Divided into North and South zones, this heavenly state aims to fulfill all your wanderlust desires.

Batch Dates

  • Every Thrusday departure from Mumbai / Pune and Monday Arrival

 

3 Nights 4 Days 25 Apr, 02 May, 09 May, and more
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Wander the small state of Goa to marvel at its gorgeous landscapes.
  • There are endless adventures to heighten your senses and push you past your boundaries.
  • The long golden beaches are a favorite spot for relaxing and catching sunsets.
  • The architecture and vibrant culture will surely leave you amazed by its beauty.
  • To complete your vacation exploring this beautiful oasis, indulge in delicious local cuisine with a hint of Portuguese-influenced desserts.
  • Water activities such as scuba diving, parasailing, bumper and banana rides, kayaking, and jet ski ride are just the icing on the cake!
Itinerary
Day 1: People joining from Pune/Mumbai via tempo traveler:
  • 1.00pm:Pickup from Mumbai( Borivali,Ahdheri,Sion,Vashi,Kalamboli)
  • 8.00pm:Pickup from BMCC College Fc road
  • 8.30pm:Pickup from Xion Mall Hinjewadi
 Day 2: Arrival in Goa, check-in at the hotel, and sightseeing in North Goa
  1. Arrive in Goa in the morning and kick off your day with a delightful breakfast.
  2. Embark on your first day of exploration in Goa by cruising around on a two-wheeler.
  3. Begin your journey along the picturesque Para Road, leading to the renowned Aguada Fort, a must-visit attraction in North Goa.
  4. In the evening, unwind by taking a refreshing dip in the sea, or if you're in the mood for adventure, indulge in some thrilling water sports.
  5. As night falls, you have the freedom to choose between a relaxed evening at the serene Baga Beach or the vibrant nightlife at Titos Lane for a memorable clubbing experience.
  6. The night is yours to enjoy!
Day 3: Goa Sightseeing Day
  • Early in the morning, get ready as we travel to Old Goa to visit the Dutch-era churches.
  • On the route, we stop at the Basilica on Bomb Jesus, Se Cathedral, and other sites. We also stop at the Shantadurga temple. 
  • After lunch, we travel to Cola Beach, a hidden gem in South Goa, for a blue lagoon for kayaking.
  • From the Cola beach, you may swim in the sea and view the most breathtaking sunset.
  • If time allows, we visit Palolem Beach before beginning the trip back to the hotel.
  • Later, you can dine with an ocean view at Britto's and explore the markets.
  • Overnight at South Goa
Day 4: South Goa Exploration | Kayaking
  1. Commence your day with a hearty breakfast and set forth on your journey towards South Goa.

  2. Explore the historical charm of Cabo de Rama Fort, soaking in its unique atmosphere and panoramic views.

  3. Indulge in a delightful kayaking activity amidst the tranquil backwaters of Cola Beach, adding an adventurous touch to your itinerary. Cap off your day by witnessing the enchanting beauty of Butterfly Beach and experiencing the mesmerizing sunset, creating unforgettable moments.

  4. As you wrap up your day, begin your return journey, carrying a bundle of cherished memories and perhaps even new friendships made during your time in this idyllic destination.

Day 5: Arrival in Mumbai and Pune
  • Arrive at Pune and Mumbai early in the morning.
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • Travel in seater/Sleeeper bus from Pune or Mumbai.
  • Beach Side Accommodation in a triple/quad-sharing basis in hotels.
  • Private vehicle for sightseeing throughout.
  • Bikes on Day 1 with one litre petrol (tempo travelers will be taken for sightseeing incase of non availability of two wheelers during peak season).
  • Guided tour.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Meals that are not mentioned in the inclusion section
  • Travel meals from Pune/Mumbai to Goa and return
  • Other personal expenses, such as those for alcohol and/or soft beverages
  • Entry fees to nightclubs if you intend to go!
  • Any other costs not listed in the inclusion section
  • If you choose to use Razorpay as your payment method, payment gateway fees of 0.99% - 3% will be charged depending on your payment mode.
  • Evacuation charges in case of emergency situations.
Things To Carry

Rucksack.pngRucksack:

You must pick a good quality backpack with a comfortable fit and straps that won’t give you shoulder pain. You can check out your nearest Decathlon store for a good trekking backpack.

Day-Pack.pngDay Bag / Day Pack:

When you head towards the summit, you are required to carry only a few necessary items and for that, you need a day backpack as you will leave your bigger one on the campsite.

Hiking-Shoes.pngHiking Shoes :

Durable footwear designed for rugged terrains.

Floaters.pngFloaters or Sandals:

Although the entire trek requires a good quality shoe, you still need to let your feet breathe to avoid chafing and blisters. When you are at the camp, a good pair of sandals and floaters will help you to move freely.

Tees.pngTees / Tshirts / Beachwear:

You must keep at least three pairs of quick dry tees & Beachwear so that you can wash them in between stops for proper hygiene.

Towel.pngQuick Dry Towel:

A quick dry towel will help in maintaining proper hygiene. It must dry quickly because the wet fabric will only increase the chance of bacterial growth.

Sun-Cap.pngSun Cap / Hat:

A lightweight sun cap with side flaps is perfect to keep your head cool and avoid sunburns on a sunny day.

Sunscreen.pngSunscreen SPF 40+:

To avoid sunburns and chafing, you need to put on sunscreen as well as cold cream.

Water.pngWater Bottle (Re-usable):

Hydration is extremely important when it comes to trekking. Carrying a water bottle that you can refill with Himalayan water is a must.

Toileteries.pngPersonal Toileteries:

A bag with all your essentials including napkins, toothpaste, sanitizers, paper soap, etc should be carried in a ziplock bag.

First-Aid.pngPersonal Medication / First Aid:

A few cuts and bruises are almost inevitable when you are on a trek so carrying a medical kit with bandages, Dettol, etc is necessary.

Sunglasses.pngSun Glasses / Reading Glasses:

Photochromatic glasses are specs that are designed to transform into anti-glare shades depending upon exposure to the sun. They are good when it comes to eye protection but one can also opt for clip-on glasses etc.

Charger.pngCharger:

To keep your electronic devices powered during the trip.

powerbank.pngPower Bank:

Ensures your devices stay charged when there are no outlets.

Documents.pngPersonal Documents & ID's:

Identification proofs like Aadhar Card, Drivers License.

Camera.pngCamera:

This should be obvious. To make sure that you get to capture all the great moments from your trek. Make sure that you have enough storage and some extra batteries as well.

Cold-Cream.pngMoisturiser & Cold Cream:

To avoid sunburns and chafing, you need to put on sunscreen as well as cold cream.

Lip-Balm.pngLip Balm:

Your lips can become chapped due to the harsh cold winds so it's important to keep them moisturized.

Sanitary-Pads.pngSanitary Pads:

Essential for feminine hygiene.

Odomos.pngInsect Repellent:

Guards against pesky bugs and insects.

Cash.pngCash:

Emergency funds for unexpected situations.

Thermals.pngThermals:

Thermal is a piece of garment that helps in keeping your body warm in cold temperatures. It is a necessary item that you need when going on a high-altitude trek.

Snacks.pngSnacks / Dryfruits / Energy Bar:

Provides quick energy on the go.

Positive-Attitude.pngPositive Attitude:

The most important item for a successful trek or trip, keeping your spirits high and adaptable to the challenges of the journey.

 

Additional Information

IRCTC Rules

  • Kindly note that Bhatakna makes its tickets from IRCTC certified agents.
  • We use intelligent AI-based tools like ConfirmTicket to predict the confirmation probability of your ticket.
  • It is essential to note that the tool does not guarantee a 100% confirmation for Waitlisted and RAC tickets and Bhatakna does not hold any control over confirmation of tickets.
  • Incase train gets cancelled or the route gets changed due to any reason Bhatakna will not be responsible and alternate solution will be provided at monitory cost.
  • We advice to book your trip at least 30 days prior to improve your possibility of getting a confirmed tickets.
  • Kindly note that our team members will get in touch with you to provide alternate options for trains where you can hold a chance of a confirmed ticket which may have some monetary difference in the ticket amount which if you confirm to upgrade shall be liable to pay.
  • Incase the predictability tool doesn't work and you get a RAC or Waitlisted ticket, team Bhatakna wouldn't be responsible for it.
  • Incase the participant wants to cancel the train tickets & opt for flight, the cancellations charges would be applicable.
FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions
  • What is Goa famous for?

Goa is well-known for its immaculate beaches, churches, stunning views of the Arabian Sea, local cuisine, discos, clubs, carnival, water sports, inexpensive alcohol, dolphin sighting, and many other things. All of these factors work together to make the experiences included in Goa vacation packages unique.

  • What kind of clothing should I wear?

Take comfortable, loose-fitting clothing, preferably made of cotton or linen, and consider packing a hat to protect yourself from the harsh noon sun. It's important to cover your shoulders and legs when visiting temples in Goa. 

  • Can someone who can't swim participate in water sports?

Yes, you can participate without any swimming ability. 

  • How many meals are provided?

As mentioned in the inclusion/exclusion section. The rest of the meals will be at your own expense.

  • Can a solo female traveler attend this trip?

Without a doubt, you are welcome to join our journey. Our operators have experience handling various types of travelers and are qualified to manage your demands while taking all required safety precautions.

  • Will the other gender be allowed to share my triple room if my group of three includes both men and women?

No, we are not able to accommodate you in this manner. To prevent future conflicts, we exclusively offer gender-specific rooms.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation for Backpacking Trips

  1. Cancellation 30 days before the starting date of the trip — Get your full trek fee back in an Bhatakna Cupon OR get a monetary refund with 15% cancellation charges.
  2. Cancellation between 30 days and 20 days before the starting date of the trek — Get 80% of the trek fee in an Bhatakna cupon OR get a monetary refund with 50% cancellation charges.
  3. Cancellation less than 20 days before the starting date of the trek — No monetary refund, get 50% of your fees in an Bhatakna Cupoun .
  4. Cancellation less than 15 days to Departure:No refund will be provided for any amount paid.
  5. Cancellation incase your not well and could not join:Incase you are unwell it is advisable to take rest however kindly note that you can find a replacement for yourself no refund or transfer is applicable incase of any illness or covid cases