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Tagged as one of the longest beaches in Goa, Candolim beach is known for its contrast Goan vibes. Situated just 15 km from the state capital Panjim, the beach starts from the popular Fort Aguada and merges with the Calangute beach at the other end. Known for its white sandy beach, Candolim beach remains one of the most attractive spots in Goa for tourists from all around the globe. If you’re looking forward to a tranquil day at the beach, then look no further – Candolim offers you just the right package with shacks, lesser crowd and a relaxing vibe!

The Travel

Located in the Northern part of the state, Candolim is just south from the popular Calangute beach. Since it is connected to the main parts of the state, commuting to Candolim is quite an easy task. One can reach Candolim via a prepaid taxi or an auto.

By Road

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 Mapusa to reach Candolim in maximum 15 minutes.

By Train

The nearest railway station from Candolim 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).

By Air

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.

Things to do

Since Candolim is known as a rejuvenation spot, it offers quite a lot of activities for you to relax. Its spellbinding tranquil atmosphere has known to attract a lot of travelers. Apart from other activities, Candolim also offers a variety of water sports.

Water Sports

Water Sports

ight from banana rides to jet skiing, water skiing, parasailing and wind-surfing, Candolim is not only a home to a wide range of water sports, but it also offers a guided boat ride where you can spot dolphins and crocodiles for all the adventure freaks.Water sport is the famous sport of Goa. Parasailing is one of the most thrilling water sports in Goa.

Diving

Diving

Candolim also offers you a chance to closely experience the marine life with its one of the most daring and adventurous sports: diving. You can view the marine life and beautiful scenery of underwater that includes sharks, turtles, and barracuda. One should try diving around sunken Spanish and Portuguese wrecks which offer everlasting experience.

Sunburn Festival

Sunburn Festival

It’s one of the popular electronic dance festival held in Candolim beach for three days every year. During this festival, one can enjoy shopping, music, food, and have lots of fun & entertainment. Above all, sunbathing, shopping of handicraft items and eating are also interesting things to do, which should not be missed anyhow.

Eateries and food joints

When you’re in Goa, you can always find plenty choices to eat. Along with the regular eateries, you can also find a couple of pubs to make the nightlife in Candolim more interesting. Buena Mesa, Pharaoh’s Den and Bar Eclipse are some of them to name.

Cashew Tree

Restaurant

Phone: 084119 78240
Timing: 12:00 PM to  12:00 AM

VJ's Shack

Restaurant

Phone: 098223 87527
Timing: 8:00 AM to  11:00 PM

Bayview Shack Candolim

Restaurant

Phone: 098221 81275
Timing: 8:15 AM to  11:00 PM

Palms n Sands Beach Resto-bar

Restaurant

Phone: 098221 49629
Timing:  9:00 AM to 1:00 AM

Alex Beach Shack

Restaurant

Phone: 098221 69411
Timing:  7:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Calamari Bathe & Binge

Restaurant

Phone: 073500 75105
Timing:  12:00 PM to 11:00 AM

The Stay

Candolim beach is known for its contrast Goan vibes. Situated just 15 km from the state capital Panjim, the beach starts from the popular Fort Aguada and merges with the Calangute beach at the other end. Known for its white sandy beach, Candolim beach remains one of the most attractive spots in Goa for tourists from all around the globe.

Golden Rice Resort

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