Tourist Places in Calangute

Places to Visit in Calangute

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Calangute Tourist Places



  • Type: Beach
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Baga Beach, Calangute
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5.9 / 7 1
522 Ratings & 310 Reviews
Baga Beach, which is an extension of Calangute Village, is one of the most popular beaches in Goa. Characteristic of brown sand and Baga Creek, this beach is thronged by tourists all year round. Located just 3 km north of the crowded Calangute Beach, the Baga Beach is famous... Read More »
  • Type: Beach
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Calangute Beach, Calangute
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5.9 / 7 1
792 Ratings & 522 Reviews
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,... Read More »
"Croud by people"Apr 8, 2017 "Calangute Beach"Mar 27, 2017
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  • Type: Church
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Church of St. Alex, Calangute
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5.6 / 7 1
121 Ratings & 31 Reviews
Church of St. Alex, which was founded by Franciscans, is popular among tourists for its architectural beauty. The church features two towers, altars and a white dome, which can be seen from the entrance. This church was originally founded in 1595, which makes it one of the... Read More »
"Awesome"Feb 23, 2017 "A very nice church"Apr 7, 2016
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
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Baga Retreat House, Calangute
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5.5 / 7 1
60 Ratings & 15 Reviews
Baga Retreat House is dedicated to Saint Francis Xavier. Often called as the Casa de Retiros, this retreat house overlooks the Arabian Sea and the village. Located at Baga hilltop, this retreat house can be accessed by motor bikes and scooters from the Baga Beach. Read More »
  • Type: Picnic Spot
Medicinal Springs, Calangute
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5.3 / 7 1
47 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Medicinal Springs is a stream believed to have curative properties. Located at Mottant, these springs are an ideal spot for picnics, where tourists mainly take bath in the medicinal water. Tourists can reach these springs by following the narrow road after the Bom Viagem Convent. Read More »
  • Type: Art Gallery
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Kerkar Art Complex, Calangute
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5.2 / 7 1
54 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Kerkar Art Gallery is the popular art gallery of Calangute that holds display of sculptures and paintings made by Subodh Kerkar. The exhibition at the gallery also holds display of the artwork of contemporary artists from all over India. The main attraction of this... Read More »
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  • Type: Art Gallery
Kerkar Art Gallery, Calangute
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Kerkar Art Gallery holds exhibition of sculptures and paintings by Subodh Kerkar. Housed within the Kerkar Art Complex, this gallery showcases works of contemporary artists from across the country. Major highlights of this gallery are terracotta and elliptical-shaped... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Church of St. Alex, Calangute
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Church of St. Alex is one of the first churches founded by the Franciscans. Renowned for its architecture, the church features two towers, altars and a dome. The white dome, which can be viewed from the entrance, is the main attraction of this church. Originally... Read More »
  • Type: River
Baga River, Calangute
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Baga River is a 10 km long river, which is home to numerous aquatic species. The river originates from the dense jungles of Assagao and Bardez. It separates the paddy fields in the south from the settlements in the north. Flowing along the sides of Baga Beach, this river falls... Read More »
  • Type: Picnic Spot
Medicinal Springs, Calangute
Rank 10
Ranked 10 of 10
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Medicinal Springs are located at Mottant, which is situated along the narrow road after the Bom Viagem Convent. Along the cashew-covered foothills, this spring is an ideal spot for picnic. Tourists visiting the spring can take bath, as its water is considered to have medicinal... Read More »

Calangute is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Calangute is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Calangute are February, October, November, December. There are 10 tourist places in Calangute, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Calangute can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Calangute for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Calangute Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Calangute, browse through photos & pictures, explore Calangute using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Calangute, which are great places to visit, are Medicinal Springs, Baga Retreat House, Church of St. Alex, Kerkar Art Complex, Calangute Beach. Calangute can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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Baga Beach, Calangute

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Baga Beach, Calangute

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Baga Beach, Calangute

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