first_img“While water sports activities are in big demand and”While water sports activities are in big demand and offering right options for tourists to beat the simmering heat, Goa Tourisms hot air balloon rides and helicopter joyrides also provide good and cool alternatives,” Dessai claimed.The tourism department has also introduced trekking to the hinterland.”Trekking to the hinterland and experiencing some camping activities in villages set against the breath-taking landscape of the state are also making the state a hotspot this summer,” Dessai added.Private investors are also rushing in to be part of the party.The recently-launched Snow Park at Anjuna by a private venture is witnessing increase in footfalls, thanks to the school vacation.”The response has been on the rise. Our visitors mostly include children who want to make the most of their vacation,” said Harikesh Singh, Manager, Snow Park, Anjuna Beach Village.Promoted by Jupiter Enterprises, this is its second Snow Park in the country, the first being at Surat in Gujarat. PTI CORR NRB ARD BASlast_img read more