Calangute is a Town in North Goa, in the state of Goa, India. north-east from this town is the state capital Panaji at mere 15 kms. It is famous for its beach,which is also called the “Queen of the Beaches,” is the largest in north Goa, visited by thousands of domestic and international tourists alike. The peak tourist season is during Christmas and New Year, and during the summer in May. During the monsoon season, from June through September, the sea can be rough and swimming is prohibited. The beach offers water sport activities like parasailing and water skiing,surfing among others. Locals and tourists find here a true replica of Goan beach culture so its popularity is unbound indeed.Tourists from the Western countries and hippies find calangute beach an ultimate place to spend great time through splendid beach experience.
Most suitable occasion to visit this beach is Christmas and New Year eves while it welcomes enough rush. It also witnesses large number of tourists representing many age groups visiting in the summers. They spend time here sunbathing so do they enjoy rejuvenating sea breezes in the calangute beach goa trip.
Famous for its nightlife, this place makes it prominent worldwide so visitors from different parts of the world visit Calangute beach that sees the pious liveliness while the sun sets. Usually locals, hippies and foreign holidaymakers keep dancing in calangute beach goa in night time. Tito's, mambos, SinQ are some of famous night clubs in calangute. It is easy to get the local tasty and cold beer as countless shacks and picturesque huts make up good choices on the calangute beach. You have a vast variety Of Resturants to choose from Mainly Goan, continental,Seafoods etc
Tibetan Market, Mapusa Market, Anjuna Flea Market , Mackie's Saturday Night Market, Friday Local Mapusa Market , Saturday Nite Market etc are some of the happening venues surrounding calangute.
Calangute has secondary education schools viz. Little Flower of Jesus High school, St. Josephs High school, Don Bosco High School, Mark Memorial High School, apart from the Government Primary schools located in Umtavaddo & Naikavaddo.
One of the best towns for spending a weekend.