Exciting itineraries, endless azures, and luxuries aplenty — here’s why these luxury cruises in Goa must be on your bucket list for 2022.
From exotic voyages, shore excursions, to onboard amenities, and endless adventures, cruising is as luxurious as it gets on the ocean waters. Since the ports across India are now seeing ships of all shapes and sizes finally leaving them to set sail in the deep oceans, it’s the best time to be onboard a luxury cruise, if you haven’t already. And what better place to begin your cruising voyage this season than in Goa, India’s coastal capital of coolth where scenic sunsets, offshore excursions, and boozy parties are in abundance! Pack your swimsuits, put on your sun hats, and be ready to set sail in the best luxury cruises in Goa.
5 best luxury cruises in Goa!
Try your luck: The Deltin Royale Casino Cruise
A boat from Noah’s Ark jetty takes you to The Deltin Royale, one of Asia’s largest floating casinos! Sprawling across over 50,000 square feet of area, The Deltin Royale Casino Cruise holds close to 1,000 gaming positions and exquisite venues apt for a swanky soiree. At dusk from Panjim jetty, watch the floating casino light up. Pick from a variety of packages, all of which include feeder boat services, unlimited food and drinks, live entertainment, and of course, gaming offers on Texas poker, American roulette, Indian flush, blackjack, and more. Check it out here.
Explore deep water adventures: Catamaran Cruise by Champions Yacht Club
For the best yachting experience that effortlessly blends both onboard and offshore adventures, pick a catamaran cruise. Champions Yacht Club offers a four-hour luxury catamaran ride that includes bespoke services and water adventures like parasailing, banana boat rides, and snorkeling. On your way back to the cruise, wave to marine creatures, experiencing the mystical blue underwater life, and end the day with sundowners on the deck. Check it out here.
Feel the love in the air: Stars in the Sky Cruise by Fun Cruises Goa
Fun Cruises Goa has plenty to offer when you are onboard one of their luxury vessels with your significant other. Laze around with a glass of bubbly, get your pre-wedding shoot done, enjoy some delicious BBQ, and go on a romantic dinner date under a star-lit sky while soaking in the picturesque seascape of Goa — the two of you wouldn’t wish to leave your boat! Check it out here.
Witness a dreamy sunset: Evening River Cruise by Paradise Cruises
Sunsets in Goa are unmissable. More so, when you are cruising along the banks of Mandovi River, watching the sun slowly melt into the endless azures below. Take the hour-long evening ride by Paradise Cruises, which brings you onboard its triple-deck luxury cruiser. Ride down the pristine Mandovi, floating past Adil Shah’s Summer Palace and Reis Magos Fort, catching the breathtaking views of the Grand Fort Aguada, the secluded Miramar Beach, and of course, the glorious sun setting over the vast Indian Ocean. The riverside sightseeing is followed by an evening of live entertainment and complimentary drinks to unwind. Check it out here.
Party till dawn breaks: Luxury Spirit Cruise by Grand de Goa
If you think beach parties were fun, wait till you let your hair down with your tribe on a luxury cruise floating on Goan shores. Grand de Goa’s Luxury Spirit package is for those who wish to book a catamaran for 20 people or more, and party like there’s no tomorrow! The locally crafted, 51-foot luxurious beast with a spacious upper deck and a throbbing music system is ideal for hosting a cocktail party or bachelorette with your besties. Check it out here.