Rated 4.3 / 5 - based on 100 reviews
|Attractions||: beach, nightlife, Calangute beach market, watersports|
|Season||: October to March|
|Weather||: Summer (32 to 39°C), Rainy (22 to 28°C), Winter (16 to 19°C),|
Calangute beach is referred to as Queen of Beaches. It is one of the major tourist attractions in North Goa. It is 15km from Panaji. On or off season this beach is quite crowded. Christmas and New year increases a surge of tourists to Calangute and other beaches making it a happening place. It offers a great place to relax, enjoy the beach and indulge in water sport activities. Calangute offers beach market where one can shop for souvenirs.
This beach is one of the first beaches any tourist coming to Goa will visit. Sunset from this place is another attraction. There are many shacks available where one can relax and have a great time.
This place has a wonderful night life during the peak tourist seasons. Everyone, including locals and foreigners can be seen partying and having a great time at the numerous shacks available.
Calangute beach offers a host of watersport activities. Speed boats, parasailing, surfing, water skiing are some of the numerous activities available. This place is a main hub for water sport activities.
This open market has Kashmiri and Tibetian handicrafts. There are several unique items available which make for a unique shopping experience.
Panaji bus station is just 16km away.
Thivim is the nearest railway station.
Nearest airport Goa International airport and is 37km away.
There are buses available from Bangalore to Panaji. It is approximately a 15 hour journey. From Panaji, Calangute is 16km 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, Calangute is 27 km away.
Distance from Bangalore to Calangute beach is 600 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 and turn left at Alibaba Enclave to reach Calangute.
There are flights available from Bangalore to Goa. Goa Internation airport is 29 km away from Panaji. Calangute is 16km 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 Calangute beach is 657 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 and turn left at Alibaba Enclave to reach Calangute.