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|Attractions||: Baga beach, Nightlife, Water sports|
|Season||: October to March|
Baga is located in North Goa. It is a popular tourist spot and forms a part of a continuos 30 km beach stretch which start from Sinquerim, Candolim, Calangute and then Baga. Baga beach is famous for its extravagant nightlife and beach activities. Baga beach is 9 km from Mapusa and 16 km from Panaji.
Baga beach is famous among tourists for its extravagant nightlife. There are a variety of options available here right from economic shacks to wonderful dining. The amazing crowd offers a different kind of experience. Enjoy the food, drinks and beach activities. People can be seen lazing around in the sun lounges soaking their body to the sun.
There are many water sport options available in Baga beach. Paragliding, windsurfing, kite surfing, jet ski. Dolphin spotting trips and Island tours are another popular attraction.
Baga gets its name from Baga Creek which is a tidal estuary.
Saturday night can be quite amazing at the Saturday Night Bazaar in Baga. It is a crazy place for an eclectic shopping experience. There are live bands playing music which adds to the energy of the place.
Panaji bus station is just 18 km away.
Thivim is the nearest railway station.
Nearest airport Goa International airport and is 39 km away.
There are buses available from Bangalore to Panaji. It is approximately a 15 hour journey. From Panaji, Baga is 18km away.
There are trains available from Bangalore to Goa. Yeshwantpur Vasco Express(Train no: 17309) and MAS Vasco Express(Train no:17311) run from Bangalore to Karmali. From Karmali, Baga is 27 km away.
Distance from Bangalore to Baga beach is 602 km. From Bangalore, connect to Tumkur road. Follow National Highway 4 to State Highway 34 in Dharwad. This route goes through Tumkur, Hiriyur, Chitradurga, Davangere, Harihara. Follow State Highway 34 to Garli. Drive from National Highway 4 A to Sangolda, Pilerne. Drive to Chogm road and Calangute Baga road. Take the first right on Calangute Baga road to reach Baga.
There are flights available from Bangalore to Goa. Goa Internation airport is 29 km away from Panaji. Baga is 18km away from Panaji.
Mysore to Goa by bus is a 16 hour journey. The drop off point is Panaji bus stand.
Distance between Mysore and Dona Paula beach is 650 km. From Mysore connect to Bangalore - Mysore road. Follow BH road to National Highway 234 in Ballekatte. Continue to Hiriyur. This route goes through Nagamangala, Turuvekere, Hiriyur, Chitradurga, Davanagere, Haveri. Follow National Highway 4 to State Highway 34 in Dharwad. Take the exit from National Highway 4. Follow State Highway 34 to Gharli. Drive from National Highway 4 A to Sangolda, Pilerne. Drive to Chogm road and Calangute Baga road. Take the first right on Calangute Baga road to reach Baga.