River Cruise at Mandovi River is a significant and must experience action in Panaji. It is one of the top Goa spots to visit. The stream travels begin from Santa Monica Boat Jetty and Panaji Jetty on Mandovi waterway in Panaji town on Old Panaji Road. Stream journey is one of the top activities in Goa.
The stream voyage, particularly the night dusk journey is a wonderful encounter. The greater part of the voyage excursions keep going for one hour with a ride over the Mandovi River till the Miramar Beach point. The journey excursions are normally went with Goan social exercises like Music, Dance, and so forth. The exercises likewise incorporate vacationers joining the move at end of the program.
Guests can likewise see Adil Shah Palace from the waterway, which is the primary castle worked in Goa by Bijapur Sultan Adil Shah. It was later involved by Portuguese and changed over into a royal residence. Night time (around 6 PM) is perfect time for journey trip for best involvement. This is normally packed on ends of the week and holding up time can go upto 1-2 hours in pinnacle surge.
There is additionally a Dinner voyage that leaves Santa Monica Jetty at 8:45 PM and returns at 10:45 PM.
An entire day (9.30 AM to 4 PM) backwater voyage excursion is additionally organized by Goa Tourist Dept from Santa Monica. The Backwater Cruise takes you along the mangrove-lined banks of the Mandovi River, between the Chorao and Divar islandsincluding Dr. Salim Ali’s Bird Sanctuary at Chorao Island. It is an absolute necessity do action for Bird sweethearts.
Goa seaward Casino boats are open from Panaji Jetty past Santa Monica Jetty.
Mandovi River Cruise Images
Mandovi River Cruise Timings
- Place Location: Santa Monica Boat Jetty, Panjim
- Transportation Options: Bus / Cab / Auto / Rental Bike / Boat
- Backwater Cruise (9.30 AM to 4 PM): Rs. 900 for adults & Rs. 450 for children between 5-12 years
- Dinner Cruise (2 Hours – Wednesday & Saturday): Rs. 650 including dinner (Rs. 300 for children between 5-12 years)