Best Time to Visit Calangute Beach
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If yes, you have come to the right place. Best time to visit Calangute Beach is from November till March.
Calangute is one of the most happening and the top rated beaches in Goa. The adjoining beaches are on the top list of every traveler coming to Goa. Both these beaches are located in North Goa. The beach side is jeweled with hundreds of shacks and restaurants. The the coastline is dotted with beach chairs lined up in hundreds. These two beaches are the most visited beaches of Goa. Thousands of tourist come here each year.
Calangute is Goa’s flagship beach and it plays an irreplaceable role in the state’s tourism sweepstakes. Stretching over an expanse of seven kilometers, Calangute beach is known by the sobriquet the ‘Queen of Beaches’ for its pre-eminence among the scenic beaches that dot the Goan landscape. Due to its extreme popularity, Calangute beach beckons tourists and backpackers from all over the world. Die hard shoppers can look for an exciting time in the Kashmiri-run handicraft boutiques and Tibetan stalls selling Himalayan curios and jewellery.
While enjoying a day in Calangute, one is unfailingly struck by the paradox that the beach itself has nothing much to offer with sand contaminated with red soil and the beach dropping steeply into the sea. Calangute beach is located 9 m from Mapusa while Panaji is 16 km away. Buses run frequently to Calangute from Mapusa and Panaji. You can also hire taxis or motorcycles from Mapusa to reach Calangute beach.