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Goa is the ultimate party destination at any given time of the year. If you do not have the budget to splurge on an international destination, then Goa is the place to be that will give you an international feeling under a budget that you have planned in your mind. Nobody has ever complained about Goa or ever returned disappointed. Visit this place a million times and you still wont get enough of the beauty and charm. The sun kissed beaches, churches and forts that display architectural marvels, free spirited culture and a local cuisine that can delight any taste bud- this place is paradise. Pack your bags and head to this place for a perfect holiday. We are sure that Goa won’t cease to impress you. Such is the allure that Goa has. For people staying in Ahmedabad, if you have been waiting to visit this little piece of heaven on earth, you should start planning a trip soon. But oh wait, isnt planning really your thing? There is nothing to worry, all you need to do is pick a travel agency and get your whole trip planned with a customized itinerary. You can add the places that you want to visit, the hotels that you prefer and the mode of transport as well. You just need to tell them your requirements and they will get it all done for you, including booking tickets. Else, you can simply go by the already made itinerary without bringing any changes to that if you think if the package works well for you. Also Read - Scientists Convert Structure of Coronavirus Into Soothing Music, Here is Why
And because Goa can never go out of fashion; it always was and will always remain the most preferred holiday destination for people. We have listed down few Goa Packages of different travel agencies for those who want to travel from Ahmedabad. You will get a fair idea of how these packages are and what exactly is done here. You can make your choice depending on your budget and head to this place for a guaranteed fun filled trip. Also Read - Two-time Olympic Medallist Sushil Kumar Hasn't Given Up on Tokyo Dreams
IRCTC Tourism Goa packages from Ahmedabad
IRCTC may not really have been in your list of options for booking a Goa trip via a travel or tours agency. The IRCTC arranges for a well planned Goa trip for all those who want to travel from Ahmedabad. They have different types of packages all that totally depend on what kind of hotel you are looking for. We will share one package by IRCTC with you so that you have an idea of how the whole package with them looks like. This package is for 3 nights and 4 days and also has sightseeing included with complimentary meals. Explore the beautiful churches and alluring beaches of Goa with their help. Unlike most travel agencies and because this is IRCTC , they provide you with train traveling in 3rd AC class. The train that you need to board from Ahmedabad will depart at 12.40 and you will reach Goa at approximately 7.30 am. Train journeys are fun and comfortable. So you do not have to worry about anything. They will put up in Hotel Meraden LA Oasis or any other hotel that is similar to this one. Here is how the itinerary of this particular package looks like.
Day 1: Get down at Madgaon and then on your way to the hotel, you can stop by at some really nice restaurant to have delicious breakfast. You will be taken to the hotel provided and arranged by IRCTC. Once you have checked in, you have one day for yourself. How you spend the day is totally your choice. You can either choose to stay back in the hotel and relax or step out to explore nearby places on your own.
Day 2: On day two, you can wake up to the natural beauty of laces around that can be seen from the hotel. Start the day with a fulfilling breakfast that the hotel serves before your day starts. Post breakfast, you can be ready to embark on an adventurous journey that includes exploring many major tourist attractions of North Goa. Fort Aguada, Calangute beach and Anjuna beach are three of the main attractions that you will be treated to. These beaches and forts are some of the best places of Goa and hence exploring them is sure to make your trip a much more beautiful one. After a day of visiting these stunning places, return to the hotel for a good nights sleep.
Day 3: On the third day, you will again start the day by relishing delicious breakfast provided by the hotel and which is also a part of the itinerary. Post breakfast, you can head to the city to explore the remaining sightseeing spots of Goa. This again is a part of their itinerary and the whole day is planed according to them. They will take you to explore other places like the famous Bom Jesus Church that is also called as Old Goa church, Mangeshi Temple and also Mirambar church. The churches of Goa are pure architectural beauty and the beaches dont need any particular description. You will also be treated to a one hour boat cruise where you can view sunset. The day cant get better than this. After a long, yet fun filed day, you can head back to the hotel for the night. You can have your diner from the hotel itself if you havent had the chance to explore the local cuisines outside. Your trip ends on this night.
Day 4: The last day before you head to the station to board your train, make sure to eat your breakfast. After you have had breakfast, you will be taken to the railway station by the by their vehicle itself.
Cost of the package: The cost for this whole trip to the land of sun kissed beaches and magnificent forts is around Rs 12,000. The cost includes the price of your train tickets for a round trip, stay at the hotel, sightseeing and also breakfast and dinner. You can contact them for any customized changes that you want to make.
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Yatra Goa Packages from Ahmedabad
Yatra is one of the best travel sites that will let you plan your trip to any place comfortably. And because we are talking about Goa, Yatra has many Goa tour packages of all kinds of budget. All their packages are categorized under different names and also customizable. So according to their itinerary, if there is anything that you want to change, you could ask them to do so. If there is a certain place that you want to add in their sightseeing options or if you want to book a different hotel, you can without much hassle. We have handpicked one of such tour packages for you. The Goa Super Saver with flights Goa package is for 3 nights and 4 days. This package has airport transfers, meals and also sightseeing included. However, in this package only few changes will be allowed to make. And if you want to hold this package, you will have to pay Rs 1000 per head. Before you book the package, make sure you read their terms and conditions and get clarity. This is how their itinerary looks like:
Day 1: On the first day, you will arrive at the airport and you will be transferred to the hotel that is a part of their package. So you do not have to wait or search for a cab. It will already be there waiting for your arrival. Once you reach the hotel, you can gave breakfast that served by them. The rest of day you will be free at your leisure to explore Goa all by yourself. If not you can also just sit and relax at the hotel.
Day 2: The second day is a planned sightseeing tour that is arranged by Yatra. You will be taken to visit beautiful places like Calangute Beach and also Baga beach which is popular in Goa for their water sports. For any water sports that you choose to do, you will have to bear the expenses of the same. Anjuna Flea market is another attraction that is a part of the itinerary where you can shop. This place is paradise for people who love shopping. And for those who love architecture and history, you will also be treated to the sights of Aguada Fort that is also one of the most popular places of interest in Goa.
Day 3: On the third day, you will be given a break from the pre planed sightseeing. You can start the day by having breakfast from the hotel and set out to explore Goa on your own. On this day, the only meal included in their itinerary is breakfast. You will have to bear the expenses for anything more that you eat. And we will recommend that you try the local cuisine of Goa. It is a known fact that Goa is popular for its seafood, you avoid eating from the hotel and go out and eat from shacks or any restaurant outside.
Day 4: This is the last day of your trip and the day of your return. You will be dropped at the airport in a vehicle arranged by them.
Cost of the package: The cost of this package is approximately Rs 15,000. The price will vary depending on the time of your journey and also the type of accommodation you prefer. Read the inclusions, exclusions and also policies before you go ahead with the booking. They also have an EMI option if you cant or dont wish to pay the whole amount at one go.
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Make My Trip Goa Packages from Ahmedabad
Make My Trip offers a 3 nights and 4 day Goa package. Their package includes sightseeing and hotel stay with flight tickets. They havent given detailed information of their itinerary or their sightseeing spots. They have only mentioned about the policies and inclusions of this package. Also, they have mentioned about how Day 2 and Day 3 will be exploring places and doing activities as planned by them and on Day 1 you can explore Goa on your own. You can also choose a different accommodation if you arent too happy with the one they have included. There is also a customization option available in this package that lets you include a new set of activities apart from the ones already mentioned in the itinerary.
Cost of the package: The cost for this package is Rs 15,000 approximately. This will change if you customize your package and change the hotel.
Cox and Kings Packages from Ahmedabad
Cox and Kings usually have some of the best tour packages for different destinations. They plan a perfect itinerary for you with some of the best hotels for your accommodation. If you are willing to splurge a little, then Cox and Kings has the perfect Goa holiday package for you. The package is called as Goa- Land of fun and it is for 3 nights and 4 days. They have described this as economy tour. The itinerary is pretty same as the other tour packages, only difference this particular package has a perfect mix of sightseeing and exploring on your own included. On arrival at Thivim railway station or the airport, you will be transferred to the hotel in their vehicle. Once in the hotel, from there on you have the freedom to explore the state on your own. 3 days of unlimited fun and unrestricted exploring is what you will be treated to. From trekking, exploring forts and churches, taking long walks by the beach to relishing some of the best cuisines of Goa, you are at the leisure to do anything that you wish. You can request them to include sightseeing, if thats what you prefer. They will provide you with a half day sightseeing tour in their vehicle. The inclusions of this package are stay at hotels, transfers, one hour boat cruise at the beautiful river Mandovi, use of swimming pool if you are appropriately dressed and a daily breakfast and dinner at the hotel.
Cost of the package: The cost of this package for two adults is Rs 21,000 approximately. The price of this package may vary if you choose to change the hotel and go for a standard accommodation. Read their terms and condition before you get your bookings done.
In each of these itineraries, whenever you have free days, make the most of this opportunity and do things that are not the usual norm. Explore the underexplored places, visit clubs, beaches and shacks and do adventure activities.
Disclaimer: Information gathered from travel agencies websites. iTripTo is not responsible for any changes made to these packages in their itinerary or price range. Please check their website before making a booking.