5 Spots for Paragliding in Goa
The beaches in Goa are also a haven for adventure lovers; you can indulge in various water sports, scuba diving, surfing, snorkelling, and paragliding. There are many beaches in Goa where you can enjoy this aero sport; it is a fun activity that everyone loves to try.
If you have not tried paragliding yet, you must try it once. It will take you about a hundred metres high in the air and give you an experience like no other. Let us look at some of the best beaches where you can try paragliding in Goa.
A 30-minute drive from the Goa airport will bring you to this magnificent beach. The calm and serene surroundings coupled with plenty of shacks that serve lip-smacking goan sea food makes it a popular beach among the tourists.
It is also a great place to indulge in some fun water sports, including paragliding. Typically, the beach is crowded during the weekends so it is better to enjoy the activity on a weekday so that you can enjoy the thrill of floating in the air while being tied to a boat. You can enjoy the stunning view of the sea and the beach below from above.
Located in south Goa, Colva beach is every beach lover’s delight. The cool blue sea, the grey sky, the towering coconut and cashew trees make for a stunning landscape, it is like nature's photo filter. If you are in a mood for indulging in some adventure activity you can go on a speed boat ride, do jet skiing or even snorkelling if you want. But if you are looking for some thrill, you can opt for paragliding. There are many organisers on the beach that conduct this activity. Wear your harness, cross your fingers, and get ready to soar high. While you are up in the air, keep an eye below as you may spot dolphins.
One of the most popular beaches in north Goa, it has been a setting for a plethora of Bollywood movies. It is also famous for being the best paragliding goa beach. There are many water sport organisers on the beach, and you can approach any of them. From above, you can enjoy watching the uninterrupted view of the pristine waters, the white sand and the lush green cliffs around. All-in-all, paragliding at this beach will be a wonderful experience that will be etched in your memory forever.
A lesser-known beach in south Goa, it is a wonderful location to enjoy paragliding in Goa beach. As you traverse through the skies, you can enjoy the stunning bird’s eye view of the red cliff surrounding the beach and the clean beach below.
After a thrilling ride, you can head straight to one of the many restaurants around the beach and gorge on some delicious Goan cuisine. The fish curries, deep fried prawns, with some Goan buns would be a great way to end the day on a high. You can also visit the bars nearby to get a whiff of the enthralling and much-famed nightlife in Goa. As the DJ spins some popular number, you can let your hair down and enjoy dancing your heart out.
Best known for offering a captivating view of the sunset, the Majorda beach hosts a wide range of water sports activities. It is an excellent location to enjoy a Goa parachute ride. If you are visiting the beach in the evening, you can enjoy the thrill of floating in the air amidst and enjoying the breathtakingly beautiful view of the sunset.
Also, a fun vacation in Goa is incomplete without a fun stay. As soon as you land in Goa, you can head straight to one of the many Resorts in Goa hosted by Club Mahindra. Make sure that you get your bookings in advance. Depending on where you want to go, you can book your stay at Club Mahindra Emerald Palms, Club Mahindra Acacia Palms, Club Mahindra Varca, which are in south Goa. If you are heading to north Goa, you can book your stay at Club Mahindra Assonora Resort in Bardez.
So, the next time you visit Goa, head to one of these beaches, try your hands at paragliding and make your trip a memorable one.