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Address: Fort Aguada Road, Candolim, Bardez, India
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Nice trip

We had a trip in december 2015 and did enjoy this. We hope it is Next time we visit Goa in 2016 in the New boat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Drammen, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We had a trip in december 2015 and did enjoy this. We hope it is Next time we visit Goa in 2016 in the New boat.

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Wilnecote, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

After reading reviews on here I was hesitant using these but am so glad we did ! We went on the crocodile tour absolutely amazing experience the lads on the boat was great too also went on anjuna trip with these another great trip saw dolphins too will definitely use again when we return

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Though a last moment addition in out trip, this was an intresting place to vist. They gauarntee us a they show Dolphins..They guide towards the sea you forget that you have already travelled for one hour .. Lucky .. Saw a Dolphin... Maybe as it wa sraining we had to travel in teh sea.. The Boatman guides you towards the... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

There was no decent response from them... it seemed as if travelling / touring with them would be a favour on us. Despite sending atleast 4 - 5 emails sent to them all i received were one word answers in yes or no in the end i gave up. Not helpful at all.

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bradford
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

i will keep this short - DO NOT BOOK THIS RIVER BOAT TRIP IF YOU VALUE YOUR HEALTH. i booked this whilst in Goa on honeymoon and we thought it would be a lovely romantic break!! Ha!! not!! Taxi picked us up and another 2 ladies which we were sharing the river boat with. All fine. We arrived at the... More 

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scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We did the overnight rice boat trip. It was fantastic. There are only four of you and it helped that we got on really well with the other couple. The boat is quaint but bedroom and shower room were better than I had expected. We were well looked after- super food and drink and lots of information along the way.... More 

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

If you are thinking of doing this tour please do it's amazing. Long journey on the train 7 + hours but really worth it just for the history and a fantastic tour. World heritage site so still a lot of excavation going on. Also sunset tour with monkeys was great. Worth every penny with johns boat tours

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Riga
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

When they put tourists for 6 hours on a boat without wc, delay start for an hour, forget to do a pick up - I could explain it with poor service! But going to an island, where entry is prohibited by a law and allowing tourists to get arrested by a police - how do you explain that!!?? Don't do... More 

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manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We were in Goa the last week in March 2015 and quite frankly can't wait to go again. We did 2 trips with Johns boat tours and can't praise them enough, good informative guides, nothing was to much trouble. We will definitely using Johns boat tours on our next visit to Goa.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Went to Goa in March 2015. Tours booked with Johns Boat Tours: the dolphin tour, flee market, waterfall, elephant ride & shower, snorkelling. I cannot recommend this superb company enough. The tour guides are so helpful & friendly. They don't rush you, happy to answer any questions you may have, they take the time to explain things, patient, unhurried &... More 

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