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Overnight Houseboat on Mandovi River

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Trip Overview

Spend an evening beneath a canopy of stars, enjoy a luxurious night in an air-conditioned cabin in absolute peace and quiet.


  • Cruise through the backwaters of Mandovi in luxurious cabins
  • Catch a glimpse of Goa's backwater life
  • Enjoy live music onboard, fishing, crocodile spotting. 
  • Pick up and drop from North Goan hotels. 

Detailed Overview

Cruise along the Mandovi with the breeze uprooting all of your stress and sins. Explore the backwater village lifestyle of Goa and you get to witness some amazing birds, old buildings, churches, bridges and farm. Enjoy the houseboat stay on the backwaters of Mandovi and also enjoy the delicious Goan cuisine served on the cruise. 


Day 1: Cruising on river Mandovi and overnight stay at the houseboat

  • You are picked up from the hotels in selected areas of Goa (please refer meet up section for more details) and dropped to Britona jetty to board the houseboat. 
  • You will meet the host of the activity and after a short meet and greet board the houseboat by 2:30 - 3:00 PM.
  • Once you board, welcome drinks will be served and also you will be welcomed with the garlands. 
  • The boat will start cruising from Britona jetty towards Aldona. 
  • You are served with snacks while cruising and also you can enjoy bird watching.
  • Witness the churches, traditional way of fishing, fish farms, old Portuguese houses, Goa's only cable-stayed bridge and other things.
  • You can also witness the amazing sunset while on the cruise which is an amazing experience. 
  • The boat will be anchored at around 7:30 PM and you will be provided with mouthwatering starters and after which you are free to go fishing or crab catching. (Fishing gear, bait, crab catching basket etc. will be provided)
  • Post which delicious Goan cuisine based on sea food will be served. 
  • Have a tight sleep at the houseboat to end the day. 

Day 2: Breakfast and depart

  • Wake up with a beautiful view from the houseboat and have heartwarming breakfast. 
  • Post breakfast, the boat will start cruising back to Britona jetty. 
  • Before reaching the jetty, you will also be served brunch. 
  • Enjoy the cruising and after reaching the jetty you will be dropped back to your respective hotels in North Goa.


Basic Details

Start Point
North Goa Hotels/Resorts
Finish Point
North Goa Hotels/Resorts
Activity Level
Start time
2:30 pm
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  • Pick and drop from any hotel in North Goa only
  • Welcome drink
  • High Tea/ snacks
  • Dinner (Traditional Goan meal with seafood)
  • Breakfast (Pancakes, omelette, bread, butter toast, jam, tea and coffee)
  • Live music on board
  • Fishing, crab catching
  • Gears for fishing and crab catching
  • Crocodile Spotting
  • Swimming with life jackets
  • Unlimited Soft Drinks and Mineral Water
  • 6-pint beer bottles or 6 Peg of Whiskey / Rum / Vodka / Gin (All Indian Brands) per cabin


  • Any hotel pickups from South Goa
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.



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Important Information

  • Please note that hotel pick up can be done only from the below-mentioned areas:
    • Calangute, Baga, Arpora, Nagoa, Candolim, Sinquerim, Nerul, Assagao, Porvorim, Mapusa, Panjim, Sangolda, Saligaon, Anjuna, Vagator, Arambol, Ashwem, Morjim and Mandrem.
  • If the vehicle is unable to reach your hotel due to narrow road or construction work, you will be picked up from the nearest location or on the main road.
  • Please follow all the safety procedures given by the crew members. 

Cancellation Policy

  • Full refund if cancelled before* 7 days
  • 50% refund if cancelled before 3 days
  • No refund after that


Meet-up Information/Reporting Point

  • Hotel pick up areas: Calangute, Baga, Arpora, Nagoa, Candolim, Sinquerim, Nerul, Assagao, Porvorim, Mapusa, Panjim, Sangolda, Saligaon, Anjuna, Vagator, Arambol, Ashwem, Morjim and Mandrem.
  • The local person's contact details will be shared in the booking voucher which is sent via email. 
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