Know About splendid and eventful Vacation at Calangute Beach – Beach Paradise Goa – Famous North Goa Beaches

Probably Calangute beach is the most popular beach of Goa beaches. Semicircular happening sea shore of about 5 km, famous as the Calangute beach is the Queen of beaches of the beach paradise state Goa.

Being located close to state capital city Panjim and most busy commercial city Mapusa, it is quite easy to access and thus Calangute beach is most popular and frequently visited beach of Goa. Calangute beach is the destination for the lovers of perfect beach holiday.

Breathtakingly beautiful sea shore, miles and miles of sand for long romantic talks, cool shades of tall palm trees, variety of water sports including Para sailing, water surfing, water skiing and bump rides, Magical sun set, delicious sea food and vegetarian cuisines involving Goan cooking style and Chilled drinks are the charming tourist attractions of Calangute beach.

The only thing lacking on the Calangute beach tour which you might miss, is not so colorful night life. A few people spell Calangute as Colangute.


Vital Tourist Information : Calangute Beach

Location :
Calangute beach is located at road distance of about 15 km from Panjim and on almost equal distance from Mapusa.


Near By City : Panjim - Mapusa


State : Goa [India]


Famous as / For :
Mesmerising Sun Set - Fabulously fantastic sea shore scenic beauty - Water sports - Dolphin expeditions - Fishing expeditions


Weather & Climate :
Costal and tropical climate


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 35°C Min. 25°C
Winter : Max. 32°C Min. 17°C


Best Time to Visit :
October - May for domestic beach holiday lovers but foreign tourist prefer Nov to Feb months for beach holiday at Calangute Beach Goa.


Spoken Languages :
Marathi - Hindi - Konkani - English


Dining / Food Facility :
At Calangute beach visitors will find a series of stalls of sea food, which also serve Indian, Continental, Chinese and authentic Goan food stuff with strongly chilled beer. There are few hotels above the sea shore for vegetarians


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
There is series of shops on the beach side for buying Beach wear, local crafts, Shell made articles as the Calangute beach tour souvenir.


Basic Travel Info :
There are some places available for beach side accommodation at walking distance from beach. Room tariffs are variable according to tourist season.


Beach Activities :
Long romantic beach walks - Sand castle building - Swimming - water sports


Travel Tips :
Key to shopping is the bargaining.
Check out local bus schedule if you had not reached Calangute beach by own vehicle or not having hotel accommodation near to beach.
Smoking and drinking while swimming is a punishable offence on Goa beaches.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Baga Beach - Candolim Beach are very close, at walking distance from Calangute beach.


Interesting Information :
Fishing expedition is charming activity of Calangute Beach holiday. Do remember to bargain about the trip rates.


How To Reach Calangute Beach Goa [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Panjim is accessible on train journey by nearest railway station Madgaon which is important halt for Kokan railway trains and originating source for many daily trains leading to Delhi , Mumbai, Kolhapur, Bangalore etc.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Panjim or Panaji is best access by road travel. Panjim is well connected by government and private luxury buses with all near by cities in Karnataka and Maharashtra state.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Panjim have own airport for domestic and international flights which is located at Dablolim about 30km from the city heart.


Local Transportation :
There is quite good and highly effective web of city buses. Auto rickshaw, taxies and other rental tourist vehicles are also there for local transportation. Adventure lover tourist can also hire a two wheeler for moving around Goa.