THE Goa Department of Tourism and Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC) have tied up to reel in summer holidaymakers with two vacation packages.
Under the Beach-Bumming package, visitors can choose to stay at Miramar Residency, Colva Residency or Panaji Residency, all run by GTDC, for 4D3N. The package also comes with two full days of sightseeing on GTDC-run coaches in North and South Goa and a river cruise.
Prices start at Rs7,270 (US$134) per couple for an air-conditioned room with continental breakfast, and Rs8,990 for an air-conditioned Deluxe room, inclusive of taxes.
On the other hand, the 5D4N Coastal Delight package includes two nights' stay each at Miramar Residency and Calangute Residency, pick-ups and drop-offs at the airport, railway station or bus stand and welcome drinks and cookies on arrival.
Travellers on the package will also enjoy a full day of sightseeing in South Goa by air-conditioned taxi, a one-day spice plantation tour by taxi covering entry fees and lunch, a two-hour dinner cruise including entertainment and buffet dinner and entry passes to Tito's Club or Club Mambos in Baga.
Coastal Delight packages go for Rs21,200 per couple, including a continental breakfast, for an air-conditioned Deluxe Cottage.
GTDC will also customise packages for groups. Visit the Goa Tourism website for details.