The Half-Day trip to Island & Monkey Beach
Located on the west side of Mormugao, in South Goa, the Grand Island is a perfect place to enjoy the sea at its best. This island is one of the most sought-after vacation getaways by Indian tourists and that too at pocket-friendly rates. One can reach the island in a boat ride. There are many tour operators which will provide budgeted trip to the island and this will be an all-inclusive trip which is a package of sightseeing, Dolphin Spotting, Fishing, Snorkeling, Food and Drinks. So when you are in Goa, The Grand Island trip should be in your must-visit list. It is a half-day retreat in the middle of the Arabian Sea.
Also known by several other names like Ilha Grande or Bat Island or Monkey Beach, this trip to Grand Island will be your once in a lifetime experience as many surprises await you in the middle of the sea.
So contain your excitement because you are going to witness marvels throughout your journey to an exotic destination. And how can we forget mouth-watering delight for our stomach – Barbeque(both Veg/Non-Veg) served as lunch in authentic Goan style with the drink of your choice.
So start planning your Goa trip and reserve a day for the Grand Island Trip!
Included in Package:
- Pick up and Drop from your Hotel in an A/C Shared Vehicle
- Boat Trip with sightseeing
- Life Jackets
- Dolphin spotting
- Snorkeling Equipment
- Snacks and Fruits
- Mineral Water/Beer/Rum
- Buffet Lunch with BBQ (Fish/Chicken/Veg)
The boat will make another stop in the middle of the sea and you will be given fishing rope and bait so you can enjoy a good sport here. If you are lucky, you might catch some fish and if not, you can still cheer up because you tried!
Another interesting water sport for which the Grand Island is famous is Scuba Diving due to its rich underwater life. The water depths here, support the scuba diving for both, entry level and expert divers. One can book the cheapest package for Scuba Diving in Grand Island through various tour operators.
After savoring the fun activities, the air surrounding you will be filled with the heavenly aroma of food as you reach the island.
After enjoying the lunch, you can have fun on the beach, swim there or take photos or talk to strangers who will eventually become your friends.
Things to keep in mind:
- Wear comfortable clothes so you can enjoy the adventure journey to the fullest
- If possible wear swim-suit because you may want to take a dip in the wonderful sea
- Carry a towel and an extra pair of clothes(no changing facility is available though)
- Carry appropriate medicine if you have sea-sickness
- Bring along your camera for capturing the moments
- Don’t carry any valuables
- You can bring caps and sunglasses as per your comfort
Sai Kiran building, 02, Parra, Sateri Nagar Colony, Goa 403510, India
Monday – Saturday : 9:30am – 6:30pm
Sunday: 9:30am – 7:30pm