Banana Ride in Ganpatipule
Banana Ride in Ganpatipule

Banana Ride in Ganpatipule

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Ganpatipule, Maharashtra

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What will you experience

Banana_Boat

1 KM of Banana Boat Ride

Guide

Experienced Local Guide

Life_Jackets

Best Safety Gears

FamilyFriendly

Family Friendly Activity

Thrilling_Twists

Thrilling and Exciting Fun

About the Activity

Activity Location5737+CGH, Ganpatipule, Maharashtra
Total Duration10 Mins (Incl. Briefing, Waiting, Ride Duration)
Operational Timings10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Distance Covered1 KM Approx
Banana Boat Capacity4 People - A Boat
Minimum Age Limit Above 5+ Years

About Ganpatipule:

  • Ganpatipule is highly renowned for its clear beaches, and peaceful surroundings, attracting many tourists seeking spiritual vibes along with natural relaxation and some adventure thrill.
  • Banana Ride in Ganpatipule provides a thrilling experience as you glide over the water waves on a banana-like inflatable tube.

About Banana Ride in Ganpatipule:

  • Reach the location and then, meet our UA Guide who will provide you with small info about the adventure activity in the location.
  • The operator, who conducts the Banana Ride activity, will provide safety equipment and life jackets and they will ensure the jackets fit properly before the activity starts.
  • Listen attentively to the operator's instructions during the safety briefing session. This generally covers all the basic instructions and safety guidelines about the activity.
  • Carefully climb onto the inflated banana boat, with the assistance of your operator. Sit tightly and check all the safety gears are well-equipped firmly.
  • Once everyone is settled, the operator will fasten the attached rope to a motorboat. As soon as the motorboat starts, the banana boat also starts moving with the boat.
  • The boat will move across the water at high speed, bouncing here and there for a thrilling experience. You should hold the handles or ropes tightly when the boat is moving.
  • After the thrilling ride, the motorboat will slowly return to its original place. Carefully take the exit from the banana boat with the help of your operator.

Package Option

Banana Ride

10 Mins

949 per Boat

10 Mins
  • 1 KM of Banana Boat Ride
  • Experienced and Local Guide
  • Complimentary Life Jackets
  • 4 People can Sit on a Boat
  • No Travel Expenses
  • No Food Expenses
  • Anything not mentioned on Inclusions

Note:

  • 10 minutes of total duration including briefing time, waiting time and ride duration.

Activity Location

Know before you book

Medical Conditions:

  • There are certain medical conditions where you should get a proper consultation with your doctor before trying for the Banana Ride Activity; E.g.: a person with a Back or Neck Injury, a Pregnant Woman, etc is not recommended for this ride.

Safety Briefings:

  • Pay close attention to the briefing session provided by the instructor and understand how to tightly hold the inflatable tube, what to do in case you fall off into the water, and other important hand signals used for communication. 

Hold Tightly:

  • It is very important to hold the handles or ropes tightly during the ride, as it can get slightly bumpy. It’s essential to have a strong grip on the handles to avoid falling.

Clothing and Essentials:

  • Wear swimwear or clothing that you don't mind getting wet. Consider wearing a rash guard or wetsuit for added comfort and sun protection. 

Motion Sickness:

  • If you're prone to motion sickness during the activity, consider taking some preventive measures like over-the-counter medications before the activity starts.

Follow Instructions:

  • It's important to follow the instructions given by the Instructor, as they are highly - experienced and knowledgeable about how to keep you safe and secure during the activity.

Weather Conditions:

  • Be aware that Banana Rides are often subject to weather-related cancellations or rescheduling for safety purposes. In such cases, cooperate with the team. 

Advance Booking:

  • Pre-booking for the activity ensures that you have a spot reserved for your desired date and time. Adventure activities like Banana Rides can fill up instantly, specifically during peak tourist seasons and weekends.

Age Limit:

  • The required age limit for the adventure activity is around 5 years. People above this age limit are eligible for the Banana Ride in Ganpatipule.

Alcoholic Restrictions:

  • Participants with any alcohol or drug intake are prohibited from participating in the activity and their ride can be canceled by the Operator.

Things to Carry

  • Sunscreen & Sunglasses
  • Water Shoes
  • Dry Bag for Personal Items
  • ID Proof
  • Extra Pair of Cloth
  • UA Voucher

Frequently Asked Quetions

What is a Banana Ride Activity in Ganpatipule?

A Banana Ride activity is an exciting adventure activity where you are pulled on a Banana-like inflatable boat that is operated by a motorboat. It's an enjoyable way to experience the water waves and the beautiful scenic views of Ganpatipule Beach.

Is the Banana Ride activity are safe?

Banana Ride Activities are normally considered safe but it's quite important to follow all the given instructions and guidelines by the Operator. For your extra safety, you will be given with life jacket and the operator will guide you throughout the activity.

What to wear while doing the adventure activity in Ganpatipule?

You should wear comfortable clothes or swimwear that you don't mind getting wet. Apart from that, you should also bring some other things like a hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, an extra pair of clothes and a towel.

What is the Minimum Age Limit for Banana Ride Activity in Ganpatipule?

The minimum age limit for the Banana Ride activity is around 3 to 4 years. People above this age limit are eligible for the activity in Ganpatipule.

What are the best time in a day to go for a Banana Ride Activity in Ganpatipule?

The best time to go for a Banana Ride Activity in Ganpatipule is during the day when the weather of the location is sunny and bright. You should avoid doing the activity during high tide or rough seas as this can make your ride experience a little bit difficult.

What are the Operational Timings for the Banana Ride Activity in Ganpatipule?

 The Operational Timings for the Banana Ride Activity in Ganpatipule are from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM.

What are the Safety Measures for the Banana Ride Activity?

Life jackets are important to wear for all the participants during the activity. The operator will offer you a life jacket and other important safety instructions before the main ride starts.

Are there any medical restrictions on who can participate in a Banana Ride Activity?

People with heart conditions, People with Neck or Back Injuries, or Pregnant Women should avoid participating in a Banana Ride Activity. It's always best to consult with your doctor first before taking participation in such type of activities.

How many people can ride on the Banana Boat at a time?

At a time, a maximum of 4 people can ride on the Banana Boat depending on the boat size and the package provided by the operator.

How long does a Banana Ride session last?

Generally, a Banana Ride session lasts for around 6 to 8 minutes which also includes the Briefing Time, Waiting Time, and the Exact Duration of the Activity.

Do I need to book in advance for the Banana Ride Activity in Ganpatipule?

Pre-booking for the activity ensures that you have a spot reserved for your desired date and time. Adventure activities like Banana Rides can fill up instantly, specifically during peak tourist seasons and weekends.

What should I do if I fall off the banana boat during the activity?

You just stay calm and wait for the speedboat to come back to pick you up. Just, grab your life jacket tightly and follow the given instructions of the operator properly.