Day 1: Mumbai arrival
Fly in to Mumbai and be welcomed by our Plan Journeys tour representative who escorts you to your hotel. You have the day free to explore Mumbai and its charms, go off to Chowpatty, take in a museum or two, stroll alongside the Gateway of India or go shopping in Fort area. Stay the night in your snug hotel room.
Day 2: Goa— Dona Paula
Early morning breakfast over you board the flight to Goa and freshen up in your hotel room after which you set out to visit Marmagoa port and the beautiful Dona Paula beach, the nearby British cemetery and then on to the Churches to admire their typical Portuguese architectural style. The Basilica of Bom Jesus is one such Church with the Church of San Cayetano and the Church of St Francis of Assisi as well as that of St Augustine and Santa Monica convent keeping you busy throughout the day. Return to the hotel, dine and set out to explore the night life on your own.
Day 3: Goa—Panaji
Day 3 dawns and you enjoy a typical Konkani breakfast. Then you set out for Panaji, the capital. Panachi is full of colonial style buildings and the beautiful Mandovi bisects this city. A boat cruise on the Mandovi is a must do and if you like, you can book a night boat cruise,complete with dinner on board. Later on you can set out to enjoy Panaji’s night life.
Day 4: Goa—Anjuna, Benaulim, Colva, Cavelossim and other beaches
Breakfast over you set out today on a tour of Goa’s famous beaches. Today’s ride takes you to Anjuna, alively bustling beach well known for its shopping. After that you are taken to Benaulim, Cavelossim, Colva, Aguada, Majorda and Condolim beaches. Your family and kids might insist on staying back at one beach to frolic in the sand and water. You have the option. Enjoy an exhilarating time on the beach and return to your spa resort for dinner.
Day 5: Goa More fun andfrolic
Select the nearest beach and head for it along with your family for an entire day of fun, games and relaxation on your favorite beach.You have the option of going in for boat rides or water sports like water scooters and scuba diving. Later on as the shadows lengthen it is time to visita club for a show and some entertainment. Chapora creek is beautiful and your kids will love to explore the waterway and the inland forest, which is another option. Dine and go for a stroll to give your family a taste of Goa’s boisterous night life.
Day 6: Goa—Anjuna
Breakfast over, you have the day at your disposal to decide how you and your family want to spend it. You can head towards Anjuna in North Goa. Your family will love the golden sand, the gentle rolling waves and the splendid scenery. If today is a Wednesday there is fun in store because this beach turns into a flea market and you can bargain for goods. Reserve the night for Anjuna where you can participate in or simply witness parties in full swing
Day 7: Goa to Mumbai
Breakfast, pack your luggage and set out to explore Goa before it is time to travel to the airport for the flight to Mumbai. Once you are in Mumbai you can explore Marine Drive, Church gate and go shopping and dining. Stay the night in a comfortable hotel room.
Day 8: Mumbai departure
Dine on a typical Maharashtrian breakfast and set out for the Elephanta Island where you delight in the beautiful carvings in the caves. Return in the evening and our tour guide helps you on your way to the airport for your return trip.
There is plenty to do in Goa and Plan Journeys offers customized experiences that will keep you revisiting so try and get the first hint of heady Goa here on this tour.