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Fort Aguada Road, Candolim, Bardez, India
+91 832 652 0190
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All reviews dolphin trip top deck spice plantation recommend this trip jeep ride overnight trip anjuna market included in the price three trips dudhsagar waterfalls food was lovely crocodile dundee lovely couple samosas great trip watching the sunset fishing rods
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were picked up about 3 pm from outside our hotel in a Landcruiser. Two other couples were already on board and we all hit it off from the start. The journey took about 3/4 hour along very crowded roads, nobody seems to want to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful trip with Johns boat tours. Great crew, very gentle and helpful. I really can recommend this trip. Food was delicious and we really enjoyed this tour.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Goa in February, we booked the Tropical spice plantation and Temples trip with John, we asked whether they still took people to the Elephant riding and bathing in Ponda, we are animal lovers and although we would not ride them, we were excited...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank michaela018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This trip exceeded all expectations, a beautiful boat great staff and service from our arrival was first class, if you are looking at booking it always go for the 3 bedroom boat.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank alan224
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were booked on the three bedroomed boat it was lovely, staff really helpful, had a great time with the other guests, bedroom was nice ,food was nice,seen plenty of wildlife, very relaxing, would definitely recommend this trip.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

About a two hour drive from Candolim in a comfortable air conditioned minibus, followed by a very rough jeep ride up the mountain,then a short but quite strenuous climb. In February, when there had been no rain for some time, the waterfalls were not at...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 14, 2019

WE were picked up from our hotel at 9.00am to be driven to the boats , we left quite promptly which was good as we got out to sea quite quickly. We soon started to see the dolphins and it was lovely to see them...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

A must for anyone visiting goa, to get calm and relaxation so close to all the hustle and bustle was just perfection. We were taken by taxi to the boat, the walk to the boat is through a woodland and then down some stairs so...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019

We were a bit disappointed with the Waterfall trip by This company, and were apprehensive about this one. Needn't have worried. Wild life is notoriously fickle, so we were not sure what we would see , if anything. Quite quickly, some monkeys were spotted, but...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank kv472015
Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

Just come back from an amazing night on the two bed boat , absolutely beautiful, crew were amazing plenty of food and drinks , I highly recommend booking this trip whilst in Goa , thank you .

Date of experience: March 2019
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March 12, 2019|
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Response from W4nd3rlust89 | Reviewed this property |
I emailed John directly from the contact page on his website. He responded within a couple of days .
January 24, 2019|
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Response from Chris P | Reviewed this property |
You only swim in the area near the boat and the crew are there to keep an eye on you and they wouldn't allow you in the water if it was too rough. The sea always looks worse on the shore as those breakers can be very... More
August 20, 2018|
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Response from CKOGShepherd | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did it. Can’t quite remember the price(sorry).I seem to think it was a little pricey but worth it. Take a jumper for on the night as it got a little chilly.After the elephant wash we hardly had chance to get dried... More