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about khoj-aao!

khoj-aao! started with passion for discovering the wonders of the outdoors. As seasoned adventurers and nature enthusiasts, we promote the exploration of backyard biodiversity through thoughtfully curated outdoor experiences. Our aim is to learn more our environment so we can thrive sustainably within it.

khoj-aao! Adventures curates offbeat, unique experiences for nature lovers and adventurers. We offer fully customisable half-day, full-day, overnight and multi-day experiences across Goa and the A&N Islands that are eco-responsible, engage local communities and conservation efforts and promote ecological and environmental awareness. From bird-watching in Goa and exploring local villages to sunset hikes or an overnight camping trip under the stars, come explore the greener, local side of this beautiful state.

Our guides are fun, professional, knowledgeable and first-aid certified. We provide local, fresh & healthy refreshments and high-quality adventure equipment on all of our experiences. khoj-aao! Experiences are 100% SAFE – Super Adventurous, Fun and Educational – and are great for students, schools, corporate groups, travelers and families.

Literally, 'khoj' comes from the Hindi word meaning 'to look for' and 'aao' translates as 'to come'. Together, 'khojaao' means 'to get lost' or 'wander' and all of this is what we do.

khoj-aao! in the wonders of the natural world – you'll be glad you did.

what we do

Student Programs & Corporate Teams

Through dynamic group sessions and outdoor adventure experiences, we facilitate group learning and exploration.

Experience local biodiversity and environmental sustainability in the natural world, while exploring Goa’s diverse wildlife and rich culture.

Offbeat Nature Adventures

Enjoy a half-day, full-day or multi-day adventures – backyard nature trails, hikes to sunset viewpoints, and pristine forest areas for stargazing and bird-watching in Goa.

We curate hiking, overnight camping and bicycle journeys through the hinterland of Goa – away from the crowds and finding peace in nature.

Learning & Awareness Workshops

Our curated workshops provide opportunities for learning by exploring ecological diversity and environmental sustainability.

Topics include: Introduction to Birding, Snake Awareness, Birds of Goa, Wilderness Survival and Backyard Biodiversity.

Upcoming Experiences

A Day in the Forest

November TBD

About the day

Venture into the hinterland of Goa, exploring the local villages and dense reserve forest areas. Trek into the forest and wade across networks of streams – a relaxing, quiet & green paradise. Visit an ancient 13th century temple, relish a picnic lunch and spend evening tea time with a local family.

Details

This day is from 7 am to 7 pm! We meet in Mapusa, Goa.
Cost is 2500/- Rs. pp which includes local Goan breakfast, picnic lunch, tea, guide, high-quality adventure equipment, and transportation.

What to bring

Please wear waterproof shoes. Pack a small daypack with 1L of drinking water, sun protection, rain gear, a change of clothes, small towel, and swimsuit.

Intro to Birding

November TBD

About the workshop

Use a pair of binoculars and learn various field guides and techniques for identifying birds through sight and sound in this interactive and hands-on session. On a guided walk we'll hone our new skills and learn about these beautiful birds and their importance in ecosystem – their shapes and colours, habitats and behaviours.

Details

The workshop is from 7-11 am. Cost is 2500/- pp and includes presentation, guided walk, high-quality binoculars and field guides, refreshments, and breakfast. Contact us for more details.

What to bring

Please dress appropriately for a birding walk - comfortable shoes and neutral coloured clothing (green or beige). Pack drinking water and a small notebook.

we would love to hear from you

khoj-aao! Adventures
B201, Saldana Kieran Park
Calangute, Bardez
Goa - 403516
adventure@khojaao.com
8527937919 I 9823063131