For energetic beach adventure, there is Dinghy Sailing, Surfing, Yatching, Windsurfing, Parasailing, Jetskiing, Microlite flyat Calangute, Baga, Aguada, Candolim, Anjuna, Asvem and Arambol - all within 5 to 20 minutes away from the Little Paradise cottage. Hire Inflatable boats similar to the shape of a banana for thrilling Banana Boat Rides.

For nature lovers and explorers of Goa’s vast coastline, there is the calm and thrilling experience of canoeing on the beaches, lakes, rivers and the surroundings of refreshing natural beauty. Enjoy a cruise on the backwaters of Goa on authentic houseboats set up in a complete wooden ambience available for hire on the Chapora River, in Siolim. Get a unique glimpse into the lives of the goan people who use these waterways as their main means of transport and sustainability. Crocodiles can be spotted in the marshy backwaters of Mandovi and Zuari rivers of Goa. Goa also makes a cool destination for dolphin sighting.

Dive and snorkel at Grande Island, Pigeon Island, Agatti Island and sunchi reef and experience a variety of corals such as brain coral, star coral, sea whips, sea fan, which can be found along with tropical fish such as parrot fish, angel fish, squirrel fish, butterfly fish, trigger fish, groupers, snappers, wrasses. Paddle and Kayak through sea caves, explore offshore islands, and snorkel the marine reserves. Angling is one of the most traditional activities in Goa whilst Fishing is both sustainance and a hobby with the local Goans.

White water raft at one of the state’s hidden gems - the Mahdei/Surla Rivers in Goa through the monsoons months from June to October. The sheer open face of the Western Ghats is exposed to the full might of the South West Monsoon and the valleys below drain the highest rainfall in Goa. This drainage system, a complicated zig zagging of valleys with a stunning cover of dripping evergreen forest forms the escape for the outpouring of water that is the Mahdei River System.

The Goa Beautiful Studio creates art and communication that aims to inspire, include and involve people to take responsible small steps to protect the natural beauty and resources of Goa.

cycle to work, segregate your garbage, listen to birdsong, take the bus, say no to plastic, plant a tree, save water, fight corruption, walk a dog, be wilder, volunteer time, greet your neighbour, share ideas, smile, love Goa.

How you can help.

Volunteer time, share ideas, support / work with the Goa Beautiful team, or just take small steps so that we can live in a better Goa.

Interested? write to us at
Goa Beautiful