If it is water sports thrill that you seek, then water sports in Alibaug will quench that thrill. Alibag or Alibaug is a coastal town situated south of Mumbai. It is well known for its fresh and clean water, beautiful sandy beaches, calm and relaxing environment. It is just 100 kms away from Mumbai and people from Mumbai and Pune flock to Alibaug on weekends. A large number of tourists are also attracted towards Alibaug, due to its affinity with various water sports activities, held along the Alibaug coastline. There are various exciting water sports options in Alibaug. The beaches here host a number of water sports activities. Tourists from all over the world enjoy these. Water sports activities held here are jet skiing, quad biking, parasailing, scuba diving, bumper ride, banana boat ride, dolphin sightseeing trip, sea kayaking and speedboat ride.
Alibaug can be visited all year round, the summers are usually from March to June where it’s hot in Alibaug, but you can beat the heat by enjoying the various water sports. The winters are from October to February. The monsoons usually hit between July and September, which is also the best time to visit this place and see the lush greenery all around. However, water sports are not held during the rainy seasons for safety reasons. The famous beaches that adorn the Alibaug coastline are Alibaug Beach, Mandwa Beach, and Nagaon Beach. There are various water sports tours in Alibaug held to facilitate tourists who enjoy water sports. The brief details about its packages are - Jet skiing is usually held on the Mandawa Beach. It can comfortably accommodate two individuals at a time. There are trained professional guides who guide you in using the Jet Ski. The jet skiing water sports can be enjoyed from 8:30 am in the morning to 7 pm in the evening. The approximate price for this for two individuals is between INR 250 and INR 600. It is perfect adventure sport to pump up the adrenaline.
Parasailing is one of the most loved watersports in Alibaug and is enjoyed by people of all age groups. Once you are high up parasailing, you get an amazing view of the Mumbai city. There are various trained and experienced guides who conduct the water sports activities. The price of parasailing in Alibaug would cost you approximately between INR 1000 and INR 2000. So, enjoy the feeling of flying high above the seas and having a bird’s eye view of the landscapes around. Scuba diving is a newly introduced water sports activity in Alibaug. It is attracting a large number of tourists here nowadays. The approximate cost for scuba diving is between INR 4500 and INR 5500 for a single dive. The best experience for scuba diving is at Murud Janjira in Alibaug.
Another thrilling experience is when you ride a speedboat at 50 mph through the Arabian Sea. You can participate either solo or within a group. They are totally safe with all required precautions being taken. The cost for a speedboat ride comes to INR 100 per person. Riding on the blue waters of Arabian Sea (at almost 50mph) in a speedboat is a dream for almost everybody. The bumper ride is another water sport in Alibaug. It is a fun-filled water sports activity carried out by experienced professionals. The approximate price per for a ride, for an individual, would cost you around INR 200 and INR 300. Bumper rides are adored by all – kids and elders, as they all sit on the boat as a group. A jet ski then zooms around at high speeds giving the ride a sense of being off the water.
There are many more water sports tours in Alibaug which you can enjoy. They would cost approximately around INR 250 to INR 5000 depending upon the type of water sports activity you want to go for. There is also the famous dolphin sightseeing held at Alibaug, which gives a clear view of the dolphins when you are seated on a boat. The trip for dolphin sightseeing would cost approximately around INR 250 to 450 per individual. Dolphin sightseeing starts at around 8 am in the morning and closes by 5 pm in the evening. It is a recreational activity that is famous among tourists.
The banana boat ride can be enjoyed by anyone as there is no age bar. In this ride, you will be sitting on the boat and be pulled behind by jet skis. It can be enjoyed by the entire family or group of friends. It gives you the thrill and experience of a joy ride. You only need to keep in mind holding the boat tightly. The price would cost approximately between INR 100 and INR 300 per person.It is a source of pure fun, with an inflated banana balloon being pulled by skis. Watersports tours in Alibaug are well planned and coordinated with the help of a team who are proficient in organizing the same. If water sports are not your thing and want to keep your feet on dry land, then try quad biking as an activity. You can try this on Mandwa Beach. So what are you waiting for? Hop on to a vehicle with your family or friends, and head over to Alibaug.