Calangute Beach, Bardez
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Calangute Beach

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Calangute Beach
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32 Ratings & 26 Reviews

About Calangute Beach

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Calangute Beach is the first beach where the hippie culture flourished in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The beach is situated at a distance of about 18.4 km from Bardez. It is surrounded by Baga Beach on its northern side and the village of Candolim Beach on its southern side.

This beach stretches from Calangute towards Baga and ends at Candolim. Calangute Beach is known for the popular flea market from where travellers can purchase various items like bags, handicrafts, jewellery, clothes and various other items.

Lush green bushes, golden sand dunes and tamarisk trees enhance the beauty of the beach. Calangute Beach has several nightspots and restaurants serving varied cuisines. Travellers can also visit the famous St. Alex Church, known for its beautiful towers and dome. November to February is the ideal time to visit the beach.
 

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What travellers are saying about this Sightseeing

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  • Excellent 6
  • Very Good 8
  • Good 6
  • Average 3
  • Below Average 2
  • Poor 0
  • Terrible 1
Travellers recommend
  • Best Time:  During Sunset
  • Length of visit:  More than 3hrs
Facilities available
  • Food available for purchase
  • Bathroom facilities
  • Camera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowed
  • Lockers/Storage

26 traveller reviews for Calangute Beach

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Neha umang gujral

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  • Neha umang gujral
  • Lives in New Delhi
  • 2 Reviews
  •  1 reader

"Awesome place but crowded" new review

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted 6 days ago
There was a good crowd and the place was awesome. Overall we enjoyed a lot and would love to come back again, the food was also good. Goa is a good holiday destination.
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Jeegnesh Gohil

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  • Jeegnesh Gohil
  • Lives in Bardhaman
  • 3 Reviews
  •  19 readers

"Clean beach and pleasant stay" new review

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
Had a pleasant eve with dinners and drinks at beach, fun walking along with beach and enjoying waves. Great taste food with veg & non-veg combo with lot of shopping available around.
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Anil Raheja

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  • Anil Raheja
  • Lives in Delhi
  • 5 Reviews
  •  36 readers

"Best for tourists" new review

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
This beach was best for tourists, enjoyed full in the beach, but bathroom facility is not good. The food is very good and the charges of food is not high but games was closed in the month of June, actually we want to play the games.
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Dinesh Kumar

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  • Dinesh Kumar
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 8 Reviews
  •  10 helpful votes
  •  6280 readers

"Water sports and games are available"

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
Calangute beach is famous as Indian beach, nice place to enjoy, North Goa, lot of clubs & discos are available to enjoy. Water sports games are also available in Calangute beach, we really enjoyed a lot.
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Srishti N

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  • Srishti N
  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 2 Reviews
  •  20 readers

"A happening place"

  • 5.50/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
The beach was clean and happening place. The shops nearby were good but pricey as usually with the tourists places. Best avoid buying from here as they do not sell anything unique. We did parasailing there and enjoyed a lot. However it was very very expensive compared to other destinations.
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Rohit

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  • Rohit
  • Lives in Pune
  • 2 Reviews
  •  22 readers

"Too much fun to have"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
Enjoy the watersports and sea view at any time of the day, it's great to be there. A lot of option available to do shopping and eating and you can have varieties of fish to eat.
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Sachin Saurav

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  • Sachin Saurav
  • Lives in Surat
  • 5 Reviews
  •  1 helpful vote
  •  1385 readers

"Excellent location and a nice beach"

  • 4.50/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
Calangute Beach is one of the best location which is shared during my journey. It's located at very nice place and beach is also very nice. No problem during Calangute beach journey.
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Prakash karande

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  • Prakash karande
  • Lives in Delhi
  • 2 Reviews
  •  13 readers

"A lot many things to do"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
We went swimming, playing, speed boating, and more many things on that clean & neat beach. It was a best beach ever we had visited, on visiting the beach we captured many beautiful pictures. We will again visit to that beautiful beach.
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Mohit Sansanwal

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  • Mohit Sansanwal
  • Highlander
  • Lives in Delhi
  • 6 Reviews
  •  7 helpful votes
  •  5871 readers

"Amazing waves, must visit"

  • 5.50/7
  • Posted Apr 25, 2015
Peaceful, clean and amazing beach to be on with your friends had a gala time. Must visit if you go to Goa, the waves are amazing here go and experience it yourself.
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Badal sharma

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  • Badal sharma
  • Lives in Delhi
  • 2 Reviews
  •  1 helpful vote
  •  16 readers

"Good to enjoy in the evening"

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted Apr 18, 2015
Very good beach lots of people enjoying this place in evening. Seafood and liquors easily available. Security people are very helpful local market is very near to this place.
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