Calangute Beach, Calangute

Calangute Beach

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in Calangute
Average Rating
5.9 / 7 1
794 Ratings & 523 Reviews

About Calangute Beach

70%
voted as clean

Calangute Beach is one of the busiest and most commercialised beaches in North Goa and is thus described as the ‘Queen of Beaches’. It stretches 7 km along the Arabian Sea and offers tourist an opportunity to enjoy different activities like sailing, water surfing, water skiing and bump rides.

What travellers are saying about Calangute Beach

Experience scale
  • Excellent 199
  • Very Good 186
  • Good 88
  • Average 30
  • Below Average 13
  • Poor 2
  • Terrible 5
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

5 Video Reviews for Calangute Beach

Manish Arora

  • Tourist
  • Manish Arora
  • 3 Reviews
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
Overall Rating
5/7
  • 224

Mishraashish

  • Tourist
  • Mishraashish
  •  2 helpful votes
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
Overall Rating
7/7
  • 228

Srikanth Kesavarapu

  • Connoisseur
  • Srikanth Kesavarapu
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 15 Reviews
  •  495 helpful votes
  •  51656 readers
  • Posted Jul 30, 2016
Overall Rating
7/7
  • 830

Pallav Taladhi

  • Tourist
  • Pallav Taladhi
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 5 photos
  • 8 Reviews
  •  220 helpful votes
  •  233 readers
  • Posted Jul 30, 2016
Overall Rating
7/7
  • 537

Krishna Kesavarapu

  • Scout
  • Krishna Kesavarapu
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 3 Reviews
  •  2 helpful votes
  •  404 readers
  • Posted Jul 30, 2016
Overall Rating
5/7
  • 356

523 traveller reviews for Calangute Beach

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Mona gadhiya

  • Tourist
  • Mona gadhiya
  • 2 Reviews
  •  49 readers

"Most memorable trip"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted 2 months ago
We stay near beach at Calangute. There is so nice atmosphere at night and day is some hot but we hire a bike and wondered at whole Goa. We enjoyed at Calangute beach paragliding, banana boat, ride in small boat and see Jimmy sergils bungalow (Haseena man jayegi movie whole shooting done their), Vijay Malaya's estate, And many more estates we saw in small boat, dolphin in sea at early morning this experience is so wonderful,
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Banik ashrujit

  • Tourist
  • Banik ashrujit
  • 3 Reviews
  •  126 readers

"Croud by people"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Apr 8, 2017
Calangute is Very crated beach. There are plays all water riding, jetsky, bumper, benana, speed boad, dolphin riding. Now all rides rate is fixed depending on persons. Don't allow any brokers. There is a fixed tickit counter available for ride. There are lots of Beach side resturent. Bengali and Punjabi travellers are like this beach. Baga beach is walking distance from this beach.
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Ten Zin

  • Scout
  • Ten Zin
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 40 photos
  • 4 Reviews
  •  21 helpful votes
  •  884 readers

"Calangute Beach"

  • 4.0/7
  • Posted Mar 27, 2017
Very famous sightseeing beach in Goa, so its very crowded and not a good idea to go in summer, its TOO HOT! You can do so many activities like Parasailing, Boat ride etc ...
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  • 1 vote

Monty Khatri

  • Tourist
  • Monty Khatri
  • 1 photo
  • 3 Reviews
  •  3 helpful votes
  •  553 readers

"Its just awesome."

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Feb 23, 2017
Calangute beach is so beautiful. It is one of a best beach in Goa. I spent so much time on Calangute beach. There is so much shop and restaurant who arrange candle light dinner.
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Siddhiwadke

  • Tourist
  • Siddhiwadke
  • 5 Reviews
  •  594 readers

"Crowd with unnecessary stares."

  • 4.0/7
  • Posted Feb 11, 2017
Calangute is one of the famous and tourist location but I have been there almost thrice and never liked it. The beach is like too crowdy no place to sit no place to relax and no peace of mind and somehow tourist will scan and stare at you completely irrespective of what you wear shorts longs anything. Avoid it rather Baga beach is far more better if you enter from Anthony's shack the end. Very relaxing, quite and peaceful.
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Rajesh khanna

  • Tourist
  • Rajesh khanna
  • 3 Reviews
  •  1 helpful vote
  •  569 readers

"Calangute Beach is the one of the finest beaches in Goa"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Feb 3, 2017
Calangute Beach is one of the finest beaches in Goa & most probably India for me. I visited Calangute 1 year ago with my friends & we altogether loved this beach firstly it is very clean no wrappers stuff, water is not so clean though but it is not bad, they provide rides such as Banana.
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Aniket shelar

  • Tourist
  • Aniket shelar
  • 1 photo
  • 4 Reviews
  •  191 readers

"Great sunset"

  • 5.0/7
  • Posted Jan 15, 2017
We visited during evening time and spent almost 2 hrs just enjoying the seen all around. The most pleasing part was the sunset and the way entire turns up to be ... Food is expensive in entire area. If you gonna do any shopping please better bargain aggressively otherwise you will end up paying above the value
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Vidhi Singhal

  • Tourist
  • Vidhi Singhal
  • Lives in Mount Abu
  • 2 photos
  • 2 Reviews
  •  1 helpful vote
  •  208 readers

"Great beach"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Oct 5, 2016
The beach is nice and the good for all activities like water sports, scuba diving, shacks, swimming, and sun beds and endless fun. The crowd is good lots of activities pubs, bars, discos. The best goan food
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Chrysann Pereira

  • Expert
  • Chrysann Pereira
  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 72 photos
  • 31 Reviews
  •  67 helpful votes
  •  41957 readers

"Clean beach"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Sep 30, 2016
Quiet place in the night to sit and relax, during the day there is a lot of activities like paragliding, banana ride, scooty ride, etc but mind you its expensive.
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Loyel Dsouza

  • Tourist
  • Loyel Dsouza
  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 3 photos
  • 4 Reviews
  •  2 helpful votes
  •  659 readers

"Most famous tourist attraction"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Sep 14, 2016
Calangute beach one of the busiest beaches in North Goa and is donned by shacks and multiple restaurants and bars. The pathway leading to the beach is surrounded by all kinds of tattoo shops, clothing, accessories, etc. There are number of water sports activities which can be used by the tourists but be sure to bargain as the prices first quoted are pretty steep.
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