Calangute Beach is the “Queen of Sea Beach” in Goa. It’s located in North Goa, between Calangute village and Baga beach, and 15 km away from the Panjim city. The beautiful sandy beach spread around 7 km long and surrounded by Plam and coconut trees. Calangute Beach is a starting point of your beach Journey in Goa, from here we can book taxis, cabs and private car towards other Beach. In Candolim Village, we can avail Post office, resort, banks, cyber cafes, foreign exchange offices, and medical facilities. This is also known for its Water Sports activities, like Water Surfing, Parasailing, Banana ride, and Jet skiing. Besides day fun, here we can also enjoy nightlife with drinks, seafood, and upbeat Parties. The beach sides market filled with exquisite handicrafts showrooms from Tibet, Rajasthan, Indonesia, Kashmir, etc.This paradise filled with Indian and foreign tourists throughout the year.
How to Reach?
By Air: The nearest airport is Dabolim Airport in Goa. This airport is approx 40 km away from the beach, from the outside of this airport you can easily avail taxis towards the beach. This airport is well connected with all Indian major cities and other countries.
By train: The nearest railway station is Karmali.It ‘s about 25 km from Calangute beach. From this station, you can easily book a cab to reach Calangute.
By Road: Buses and taxis are available from the nearest state, like Karnataka and Maharashtra. Also, anywhere from India you can reach Goa – Calangute Beach by private car/bus directly.
THINGS TO DO IN CALANGUTE BEACH
Calangute is one of the famous beaches in Goa. The beach offers most of beach site activities.
- Water sports: Calangute is the hub of water sports. Here you can experience different types of adventure sports like Parasailing, Banana Ride, Jet Skiing, Speed Boat ride, Surfing, kayaking, etc.
- Shopping: Calangute beach offers a lifetime experience to those who love to do shopping. Beach sides market is the best place, where we found various types of junk jewelry, beachwear, and handicraft items made by Tibetan, Kashmiri, Indonesian, and Rajasthani. Also, you can avail here the stalls of junk fruits, seafood, and Beer.
- Nightlife: Calangute is the largest beach in Goa, so you can avail of all the entertainment here.Some of the most famous clubs, cafes, and discotheques located here. You can enjoy the whole night with crazy dance, drinks, and parties.
WHERE TO STAY?
In Calangute, you found too many reputed hotels, resorts, and guest houses like Neelam the Grand, Citrus Goa, The Park Calangute, etc…
BEST ATTRACTIONS NEAR CALANGUTE
- Baga Beach.
- Colva Beach.
- Church of St.Alex.
- Kerkar Art Gallery.
- Medicinal Springs.
- Baga Retreat house.