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Monkey Beach

Headland Sada | Grand Island, Vasco da Gama 403804, India
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It was mixed experience.

Cold pleasant water, snorkeling, watching colorful marine life and yummy food specially buffet... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
trupti S
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Bangalore District, India
So much potential, such terrible management

The waters off the island seem to have decent marine life, albeit high salinity and low visibility... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2018
Mallika S
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Jan 17, 2018
“So much potential, such terrible management”
Jan 17, 2018
“Awful!”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Headland Sada | Grand Island, Vasco da Gama 403804, India
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Cold pleasant water, snorkeling, watching colorful marine life and yummy food specially buffet lunch serve to us was just too good. It was a amazing day out.

Thank trupti S
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

The waters off the island seem to have decent marine life, albeit high salinity and low visibility. While I appreciate the affordable tours offered by various operators, the management is a disaster. People pay anywhere between Rs.500 and Rs.2000 per head to hop on little...More

1  Thank Mallika S
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Came as part of a day excursion! Would do everything else again but not this! A tiny overcrowded filthy dirty beach Felt very uncomfortable surrounded by locals constantly taking photos (even though not allowed) Everyone was really rowdy stealing beers out of others tents, just...More

3  Thank Hulalaura
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

In the name of scuba diving, snorkeling, dolphin watch, the ride to the islands is a complete scam. The trip started with a clanky boat promising wonderful experience. What we get in return is a dive in the middle of the ocean - un clear...More

3  Thank Siva C
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

It's a trap don't fall into it . Agent will try to lure you by saying that there will be scuba diving , fishing free liquor etc etc but beware don't believe them it was a waste of time . There is nothing to see...More

6  Thank Neeraj G
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Took around an hour to reach to this place from COCO beach. In between they showed us Dolphins as well. Then snorkelling & swim near the beach. Then to a small beach for Lunch. Every single boat trips comes here only was a big mess,...More

3  Thank Mainaaya
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

"Must in Goa", "If you have not done island trip then Goa visit is incomplete", "Great experience and great memories", "Spot Dolphins", "Snorkeling"......you will hear such phrases from boat operators, tour operators and travel companies in Goa. We heard the same and got fleeced for...More

13  Thank Nandagopal-Pune
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

In case the tour operator does mention about food being provided, and stopping over at Monkey Beach for lunch etc as part of any other sight seeing plan... be extremely cautious in agreeing to the same. The place reeks of filth and the wafts of...More

3  Thank AnuVin
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

The beach is good, bu not all maintained well. If the authorities have to be successful in developing the beach resort, it should be maintained clean. Cleanliness was pathetically mising

1  Thank traveler19ab
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Reviewed 31 March 2016

The tour is a total ripoff you have to be there by 9:30 am they took us to a place call grand island is took us about hr and half to reach there during the journey we saw dolphins but when we got the GRAND...More

3  Thank vinayckalro
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