Calangute is one of the many popular beaches in Goa. It is rumoured it was discovered as a hangout spot by people following the hippe tradiditon. In fact, the famous British Band, the Beatles had visited this little village of Calangute during that period.
Calangute lives up to its poplularity by offering a nice variety of water sports as well. They do have facilities for para-saiking and water skiing as well as some other boating activities for the less adventurous. Full of activity, this beach always has something going on. There are vendors selling fruit and trinkets, so you can get a good bargain while you are here. The St.Alex Church is not far from this area. There are also many shacks ans shops where you can find things to eat as well as souvenirs to take home.there also many restaurants and bars on the way for the thirsty travelers.
Calangute Beach Travel Tips
- Please remember that this beach can get very crowded during peak season. Although it is a fairly large area, duing the peak times it is often difficult to find a place to sit or swim in.
- There is some parking available right outside the beach.
- The Bars except for Titos usually close at 10.
- Delhi Durbar
- Cafe Mangii
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95% of people who visit Panaji include Calangute Beach in their plan
1 PM - 2 PM
44.69% of people start their Calangute Beach visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Calangute Beach
92.7% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Calangute Beach