State Government of Goa on 9 May 2015 launched hot air balloon and amphibious vehicles in the picturesque state of beaches. It was launched with an aim to add attractions to its tourism portfolio.
The hot air balloon will help tourists to fly over the picturesque landscape, which will provide an aerial view of the popular tourist destinations. Amphibious vehicle, which can run on road and ply in waters, can operate across seven routes in five talukas of Goa.
These new ventures to attract tourists will give a thrilling experience to tourists in Goa’s inland waterways and will also allow them to tour across backwaters and catch glimpse of the flora and fauna in the surroundings.
The two services will be run by Delhi-based Camping Retreats of India pvt ltd, initially from Panji. Later, the services will be operated from other prominent tourist spots of the state.
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When: 9 May 2015