After introducing white-water rafting, hot air ballooning, trekking expeditions and with the launch of sea plane service on the way, Goa tourism development corporation (GTDC) plans to start bicycle tours, game fishing and heli tourism inorder to ‘erase the image of Goa as a beach destination’.
The GTDC has floated a request for proposal (RFP) for the introduction of new tourism services. The tender notice issued by GTDC, on Tuesday, states that it wants to have new tourism services launched to provide new tourist attractions.
GTDC chairman Nilesh Cabral said bicycle enthusiasts in Goa will be roped in and routes will be identified to showcase the hinterland of Goa. He also said a fresh attempt is being make to start heli tourism.