Snorkeling with Island Tour, Grande Island

duration Duration 5 hours
Pickup Pickup Point North Goa
visit Best time to visit Sept - Mar
Camp Thrill Level Extreme
Camp Recommended for Everyone
Camp Tour type Group

Plunge deep while Snorkeling in Goa with Grande Island Tour

This season, enjoy your trip to Goa to explore the sea by Snorkeling in Goa with Grand Island tour. The tour takes you to the natural coral island called the Grand Island. The Grand Island hosts a large coral reef and vivid fishes and other marine life.

Moreover, you get to enjoy and discuss your diving experience over a sumptuous lunch on Baga beach. All this is included in the Grand Island Goa snorkeling trip. Though the Grand island is the best place for snorkeling in Goa, you can, later on, chill at this white sand island too.

Go on an offbeat Grand Island tour and snorkeling in Goa

Grand Island Snorkelling Trip Goa starts from the popular Baga beach. The trip starts early in the morning for the best snorkeling views of the coral reef. Furthermore, you can enjoy the summers & winters snorkeling in Goa all year round. Though snorkeling in Goa in November, December, January, February, March, April, May and June is the best time to enjoy the activity.

Make the best of your Goa trip and explore the hidden side of Goa’s adventure tourism with Moustache.

Explore the Best Spots for Snorkeling in Goa

Goa is a treasure trove of natural sea coasts, coral reefs and fun experiences to explore. The natural bounty is best experienced up close, so snorkeling to explore the seas is a perfect choice. Furthermore, Goa’s coastline is teeming with such spots that allow for clear waters suitable for snorkeling. Here are some of the best snorkeling spots in Goa;

Miramar Beach: The peaceful beach in Panjim is a perfect spot to spot dolphins, paddle-board and of course snorkeling. The operating timings extend from 9 AM to 1 PM and then 2 PM to 6 PM. You can also spot people Kayaking and a plethora of adventure water activities.

Bat Island: The white sand Island called the Bat Island is a perfect spot for snorkeling diving. The offbeat island is as peaceful as it can get.

Monkey Beach: The snorkeling spot is famous for its tour from north Goa. Head out to monkey beach for best water adventure sports in Goa.

Grande Island: The Grande island is the finest spot for snorkeling in Goa. The premier island destination is where you’ll get the best dives, clear water and marine life. Your Goa Snorkeling with Island tour, Grande Island will take you on and around the island for your activities.

Safety Tips for Snorkeling In Goa

Throughout the tour, you will be accompanied by a safety guide and qualified instructors. Though there are occasional things to keep in mind before you take that plunge in the water. Like always looking out for big waves and bad weather. Don’t jump in the water after consuming alcohol. Avoid having big meals before your snorkeling activity. Keep your body and mind relaxed. All this guidance and instructions will help you have a secure and palliative experience.

Moreover, your safety guide will guide you through using the equipment and the safety protocols. Listen closely and follow the instructions for a smooth sailing or shall we say safe diving experience. Happy and safe snorkeling!

Itinerary for the Snorkeling in Goa with Grand Island Tour

Pick/Drop Point: Candolim, Calangute, Baga, Anjuna and Arpora

Start Time: 9 AM

  • Get up and prepare to ride to Grand Island.
  • Get aboard the fast boat and navigate the waters to the great island.
  • If you're lucky, you might see dolphins jumping out of the sea.
  • Get served with a hearty breakfast right on the boat
  • Take some time to stretch after reaching one of the top Goa snorkeling spots on Grand Island.
  • After being briefed on safety and procedure, you will be taken to the diving location under the supervision of specialists.
  • Enjoy the snorkeling experience and seek vivid aquatic life on the coral reef.
  • After you've finished snorkeling, take your boat back to Baga beach, where a wonderful meal awaits you.
  • Enjoy your experience over a sumptuous supper or on a stroll around the magnificent Baga beach.
  • After lunch, you will be escorted back to your drop-off point.
  • Concluding your trip on a high note, now you know what's beyond the beaches of Goa.

How to reach snorkeling base camp in Goa

Air: Take a flight to Goa airport (You have frequent direct and connecting flights from most of the metropolitan cities). You can either book your accommodation with us at Moustache Goa or where ever you wish to. After freshening up, report at one of the requested spot.

Rail: Reserve a seat at one of the trains to Madgaon Railway station, Goa (You have very frequent trains available from most of the cities in India). You can either book your accommodation with us at Moustache Goa or where ever you wish to. After freshening up, report at one of the requested spot.

Bus: Reserve a seat at one of the buses to the bus station, Goa (You have very frequent sleeper and non-sleeper buses available from Pune, Bombay, and Bangaluru). You can either book your accommodation with us at Moustache Goa or where ever you wish to. After freshening up, report at one of the requested spot.

Things to Carry on the Snorkeling with Island Tour, Grande Island

  • Comfortable shoes and clothing
  • Flip flops and swimming dress
  • Shorts and T-shirt
  • Special medicines
  • Sunscreen and Sunglasses
  • Cameras and Portable phones (at your own risk)
  • Towel and change of clothes

Inclusions for the Grand Island Tour and Snorkelling in Goa

  • Adventure activities:
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • 40 min. Speed boat ride to Grand Island
  • Safety gear and branded equipment
  • Breakfast buffet and snacks
  • Two complimentary beers
  • Pick off and drop off

Exclusions for the Grand Island Snorkelling Trip Goa

  • Any refund due to any natural event like extreme weather, tidal waves etc.
  • If any activity remains incomplete due to extreme events, government policies and lack of safety. No changes shall be refunded and no activity will be rescheduled.
  • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions.

Cancellation Policies for the Snorkeling in Goa with Grand Island

  • No cancellation fees within 26 days prior to cancellation.
  • 25% cancellation fee for 8-25 days prior to cancellation.
  • No reimbursement for revocations after 7 days previous to the booking date.
  • Rescheduling of activity can be made by guests before 8-25 days of the booking date.
  • No rescheduling of sports within 7 days prior to the booking date.
  • Rescheduling can solely be accomplished once.
  • Refunds shall be processed in 7-10 business days.

FAQs on the Snorkeling in Goa

What is snorkeling in Goa?

One of the most enjoyed activities on the sea by the beaches. Snorkeling in Goa is an adventure sport where you dive into the sea with snorkeling equipment. The equipment is designed to let you breathe underwater. The Grande Island is the most promising destination for snorkeling in Goa.

Can I take my own snorkel to Goa?

Yes, personal snorkeling equipment to Goa can be brought. The guide and instructor may check your equipment for safety purposes though.

Can you snorkel in Goa?

Yes, the Grand Island in Goa is the best place for snorkeling on the west coast of India. You can arrange the activity yourself or go for a guided snorkeling trip in Goa.

Is there good snorkeling in Goa?

The Grand Island Goa snorkeling trip is the best snorkeling experience in Goa. Here you will get to snorkel around coral reefs surrounded by vivid marine life.

What are the few snorkeling spots in Goa?

Good snorkeling spots in Goa include: Monkey Beach, Bat Island, Miramar Beach, Bogmalo beach and the famous Grande Island.

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