Calangute Beach , Mapusa
About Calangute Beach
Calangute beach is the busiest and most commercialized of all the beaches in Goa. It is teeming with foreigners, backpackers and tourists from all over India. Calangute is in North Goa, about 15 kms from Panaji and is a buzzing place with hotels, guesthouses, restaurants, shacks and shops. Visit the ancient Church of St. Alex, built in 1741, when in Calangute and be sure to check the calender for any festivals, music events, dances and other shows that are happening here.