Beneath the shadow of Baga and Calangute beaches of Goa, Candolim is very much popular for its pristine touch and a lot of amusement options all around. Located very close to Baga, this beach is counted amongst the loveliest spot for honeymoon couples, friends or families. It is endorsed by a crest of the dunes and lapped by the warm Arabian Ocean. Just 14 km away from the north of Panaji, the white sandy beach of Candolim normally embellished by the scrub-covered dunes and draws a large number of travel enthusiasts from all across the world.
On the other side, the main road named as the Candolim Calangute road is fully packed with shops and restaurants, but no doubt the beach front has plenty of water activities like water-skiing, parasailing, bump rides, jet-skiing, catamaran sailing, banana rides and wind surfing. Apart from all these, fishing is also popular for the one who want peaceful environment. Side by side, meditation, yoga and massage have also gained huge popularity as visitors love to experience and enjoy such pleasant atmosphere. With a huge variety of seafood, different cuisines cooked in Goan style to handicrafts items and casual garments, everything you'll get there what you seek for.
Things to Do on Candolim Beach
Many people just wonder what special is there in Candolim, which draws a large number of tourists and the reason come out of it is 'blissful solitude'. This beach is the ideal haunt for all those who look for rejuvenation, fun and serenity. Its quiet and tranquil atmosphere spellbinds many travelers. On the top of it, when you come to know that it's a home to plenty of water sports and other activities, then you'll never let it go.
Attractions Around Candolim Beach
The Candolim Beach is an enchanting beach that stretches from Aguada Fort to Chapora Beach. There are plenty of places to visit near and around the seashore. The diamond hazes of beach, picturesque view of churches and historical forts are ultimate spots in Goa.
Best Time to Visit Candolim Beach
November to April. If you are bored with your daily busy life and want a holiday break from your schedule, then Candolim Beach would be the perfect choice for you. This is one of the best destinations in Goa for honeymoon couples and families. All can have a great time to spend together with their loved ones. So, don't waste your time, choose the best package from Tour My India and enjoy the exciting beach holiday trip to Candolim with your loved ones.
How to Reach Candolim Beach
Dabolim is the nearest airport to reach Candolim, which is at a distance of 46 km. From the airport, you can hire car or taxi to reach the beach.
The nearest railway station is located at Thivim (Thivim Railway Station), which is aprox.21 km away. It takes around 30 minutes to reach at Candolim Beach. Other railheads are Karmali (approx.21 km), Margao (44 km) and Vasco da Gama (approx.37 km).
Candolim Beach is well connected to the Panaji Bus Station, which is at a distance of 12 km. There are many KTC (Kadamba Transport Corporation) and private bus operator from Panaji bus stop to Candolim. You can also take bus from Mapsua to reach Candolim in maximum 15 minutes.