Rent a vacation rental home in Calangute, Goa, India
. Calangute is located in North Goa at the shore of the Arabian Sea. This popular town attracts many visitors to it's warm water, lovely temperatures, beaches and water sports
. Nearby are the towns of Baga
and Candolim with the capital of Panjim
18 km away. No matter what type of vacation accommodations and lodging you are looking for, you will find it at Owner Direct Vacation Rentals ... including villa rentals, apartment rentals, private condo rental, suites, etc.
With a population of approximately 16,000, Calangute has become famous locally for it's fantastic beach. Calangute beach
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. However visitors should note that during the monsoon season, from June through September, the sea can be rough and swimming is prohibited. Calangute is also famous for its water sports
like water scooters, para-sailing and banana boats. A great activity for visitors is to take a boat trip down the Mandovi or Zuari rivers, where you could spot crocodiles and dolphins if you are lucky.
Calangute beach is bustling with activity and not for those looking for solitude, however for those who enjoy the energy of the crowds, this popular spot will give access for visitors to find everything from great food, shopping, entertainment and a wide choice of accommodation. Also enjoy the delicious seafood feast all along the beach and the local wines, feni and beer. Rent holiday lodging and villa rentals directly from owners of villas, one and two bedroom apartments, condo rentals and private home accommodations in Calangute, India.
is the main activity from Calangute. Visit the neighbouring Baga and Anjuna beaches and venture further to some quiet secluded beaches such as Vagator and Candolim to appreciate the natural beauty. The 400-year-old Church of St. Alex is a magnificent work of architecture with its dome and towers. Visit the Kerkar Art Complex, which hosts art and crafts exhibitions. If you happen to be there on a Thursday or Friday, you can attend an Indian classical dance and music concert. The Saturday Bazaar is well known and offers fantastic one of a kind souvenirs ranging from textiles, pottery, food and spices. Also don't miss out on the fabulous Tibetan market at Calangute and the Wednesday Market at Anjuna.
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