Grand Island Goa Water Sports Overview
Location : Grand Island, South Goa
Timings : 10 Hours (From 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM)
Starting Point/Ending Point : Pick-up starts at 7:30 AM from Anjuna, Arpora, Baga,
Calangute, Candolim and Miramar(Panjim) ; Drop-off will be at 6:00 PM.
Grand Island is popularly known as the Bat Island. It is an exotic tourist spot prominent for
adventurous water-activities like snorkelling. There is a wide range of barbeque food and the
rare views of dolphins form a perfect blend to provide you with a unique and memorable
Get a diving experience that will take you into minimum 10 feet and maximum 25 to 30 feet
down. Obtain this exotic diving experience of 10-15 minutes underwater (dependent on
factors such as weather, water pressure, etc) and get some amazing pictures of yours clicked.
After Scuba Diving, we will go to the nearest beach, where you can enjoy water-sports and
meals along with soft drinks and beers.
There will be an activity briefing session before conducting any water-sports (around 8-10
minutes), followed by a waiting time of about 5-7 minutes before the start of the next activity.
Grand Island Goa Water Sports package is applicable for 12+ yrs age-group only. It is strictly
not recommended for pregnant women and senior citizens.
Scuba Diving time is 15-20 minutes underwater (dependent on factors like weather, water
pressure and any similar operational constraints).
Timing for each water-sport will be about 3-5 minutes,&nbsp;apart from the briefing and
How to reach :
The trip will start from North Goa. Travel to the island will be done through a boat. You can
join us at the nearest pick-up points or alternatively meet us at Miramar beach's boat
Grand Island Goa Water Sports Itinerary :
Day 1 - This is a tentative itinerary to give you an idea about how the day will look like
8:00 - 8:30 AM - You will be picked up from Arpora, Baga, Calangute, Candolim and
Panjim. Pickup starts from 7:30 AM in the morning with Baga being the first pick-up
point and Arpora being the last pick-up point. Each pick-up point is approximately 15
minutes away from each other.
8:30 - 9:30 AM - After reaching North Goa from the above pick-up points, start your
journey towards the jetty point where we on-board the boat that will take us to the Bat
9:30 - 10:30 AM - Enjoy 50-60 minutes of boat ride to Grande Islands. If you are lucky
enough, you might have a chance to spot beautiful dolphins during the journey.
10:30 - 11:30 AM - You will be given packed breakfast, which will include
Poha/Samosa/Bread Pakora or Aloo Paratha.
11:30 - 1:30: PM - Enjoy swimming in the vicinity of Grande islands followed by a 20
minute underwater dive.
1:30 - 4:00 PM - Start return journey from Grande Islands to the jetty point and from
there to North Goa while having lunch en route in a restaurant.
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM - Enjoy the 5 in 1 water-sports combo with necessary safety gears to
end your day with loads of adventure.
5:30 - 6:00 PM - Get yourself dropped on the pick-up areas as mentioned above.
Soft Drinks & Beers
Grand Island Sightseeing
Other Inclusions :
Scuba Underwater Video
Watersports training session
Trained Activity Guide
Pick-up &amp; Drop-off will be available from North Goa from Anjuna, Arpora,
Baga, Calangute and Vagator. Miramar (Panjim) is the nearest pick-up point for a
South Goa traveller. The trip will start from North Goa. Travel to the island will be
done through a boat. You can join us at the nearest pick-up points or alternatively
meet us at Miramar beach&rsquo;s boat departure point.
Things To Carry :
Extra pair of clothes
Watersports like Jet-ski, Banana ride, Boat ride and Bumper ride are included in the
package and are completely time-based. Apart from this, if you want anything extra,
you can pay the difference of amount in cash directly to the Tour Operator and avail
If you are suffering from a major illness then please do not do this.
Children below 10 years of age cannot do Scuba Diving.
Asthma, BP, Sinus &amp; patients with heart problems also cannot do Scuba Diving.
Thrillophilia always prays for your recovery.
Kids above 3 years and the person who is only accompanying the trip, will cost 1500
After booking, refund may not be applicable for travellers for the above-mentioned
Never eat a big meal before diving and wait for at least two hours after eating before
you start scuba diving.
During scuba diving, if you are not comfortable in the water, the diving instructor
may immediately take you out from the water and another chance of a dive may not
If travellers are not willing to go for the dive by their own choice, a refund may not be
In case the weather is not appropriate, in case of operational constraints or if the sea is
rough, water-sports may get cancelled. The amount corresponding to Scuba will be
deducted from the total booking value and the balance will get refunded as Thrillcash
(that can be used anytime in future on the Thrillophilia website with no restrictions).
A cash refund may not be applicable for the same.
All Boats are operated by the local people in Goa. It is recommended to avoid any
arguments with the local people.
This is a group tour.
Listen to the instructions given by the instructor carefully. Briefing, training & diving
will take around 25 mins in total.
Grand Island is controlled and operated by the Indian Government. The activities
mentioned in the package will be carried out in the vicinity of Grand Island.
Tour Type :
This is a group tour.
Grand Island Goa Water Sports - Cancellation Policy :
If cancellation is made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of the total tour
cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
If cancellation is made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of the
total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
Same Day cancellations are non-refundable.
In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain trips or
activities may get cancelled. In such cases, the operator will try his best to provide an
alternate feasible. However, a cash refund will not be applicable for the same.
Cancellations are strictly subjected to cancellation policies mentioned on the website
and are irrespective of the date of booking.
Grand Island Goa Water Sports - Refund Policy :
All applicable refunds will be transferred to the traveller's Thrillophilia wallet as
Grand Island Goa Water Sports - Booking Confirmation Policy :
The customer will receive a confirmation voucher via email within 10 minutes of