Trail Overview

Fishing is a means of livelihood for several families in Goa. The village of Assolna is popular for having the freshest catch by the locals. In addition, the village boasts of some of the best restaurants for seafood. As we delve deeper and interact with the community, we learn about their interesting lifestyle.

On this trail, we take you around the village of Assolna with a focus on the fishing community and their lives. We explore the different techniques used by riding on a boat and get a hands on experience with the activity. The locals have numerous techniques and interesting stories to share of their adventures. We also show you the different varieties of fish at the local market with their local names. This experience will give you a feeling of fishing with the excitement of landing a good catch. Let us see who goes home a winner!

Note: This is not a walking trail. Transport would be required to get between the different points in the trail. We recommend using the same mode of transport you come by. Not provided by Soul Travelling.

The trail goes on for 4 hours.

Start Time: 9 AM


4 Hours Available on request Assolna Church, Goa
What's on Us and What's on You!

What is included in the tour

  • Guided Trail
  • Soul Travelling Goodies
  • Boat Ride
  • Local Snacks
  • All entry fees and permissions

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Bottled water
  • Transport
  • Any meals not mentioned in the inclusions
What makes this tour special
  • Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church which holds an interesting history
  • Local Fish Market Visit
  • Hands on Fishing Techniques
  • Fish Drying Techniques
  • Boat Ride
  • Clam Catching
  • Local Delicacies
  • Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church
  • Local Fish Market Visit
  • Fish Drying Process
  • Boat Ride
  • Shellfish Catching
  • Local Delicacy
Pickup point
Regina Martyrum Hall, Assolna, Goa, India View on Map