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Candolim Beach, Goa - Things to Know Before Visiting

Near Dona Florina Escrivao Vaddo, Candolim, Goa 403515, India

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About Candolim Beach, Goa

Candolim is a census town in North Goa ,and is a tourist destination. It is less congested and has better planned than the other beaches of Goa

Attractions Near Candolim Beach, Goa
Aguada Fort2.98km from Candolim Beach, Goa


A well preserved 17th-century fort along with a lighthouse overlooking the Arabian sea. It was a reference point for the vessels coming from Europe at that time. A freshwater spring within the fort provided water supply to the ships that used to stop by. This is how the fort got its name: Aguada, meaning Water.

Calangute Beach3.15km from Candolim Beach, Goa


Calangute beach is the largest in North Goa. The beach offers water sport activities like parasailing and water skiing, among others.

Baga Beach5.19km from Candolim Beach, Goa

Long sandy beach packed with shacks, resorts and fishing boats. Quieter and isolated, it stands among high hills and deep blue Arabian Sea.

Reis Magos Fort5.52km from Candolim Beach, Goa

Surrounded by sturdy laterite walls studded with typically Portuguese turrets, it was erected in 1551 to protect the narrowest point at the mouth of the Mandovi river. It was used as a residence for viceroys and later converted to a fortress.

Anjuna Beach6.68km from Candolim Beach, Goa


Part of a 30 kilometers extended beach coastline along the west coast of Goa by the Arabian sea. In some parts of the beach, you will be able to see an array of red laterite rocks protruding out to the sea.

Goa Museum8.02km from Candolim Beach, Goa

The museum has over 8,000 artifacts on display, including stone sculptures, wooden objects, carvings, bronzes, paintings, manuscripts, rare coins, and anthropological objects. The main focus is on Ancient History and Archaeology, Art and Craft, and Geology.

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Bordered by two states and the Arabian Sea, area in Goa that resisted Portugese invasion till 18th century.