A bend in the river. A solitary boat inspiring endless thought. Quiet waters holding conversations with blissful hornbills. A flourishing firangi pani on the sprawling lawns. Rustic cottages inspiring a break from the humdrum is the Backyard cottages. The cottages are large enough for a family of four and to add to the pleasures of the sit-out, there is an expansive balcony opening out to a panoramic view of the coconut grove Outdoor activities like fishing, Bird watching, nature walk and Canoeing/Kayaking are some activities to take off the leisure quotient. Guest can have a fascinating tour in Old Goa, Temples and spice plantation around the backyard.