Location of Candolim beach :
Candolim Beach is located in the north of Goa
in India. It can easily be reached from Mapusa and Calangute. Candolim beach
in the Indian state of Goa is quite a frequented visited beach. The beach
starts from the Fort Aguada (built by the Portuguese) and end at the Chapora
beach. It is very close to the capital of Goa called Panaji. The best time
to plan out the vacations at the Candolim beach lies between the month of
November to April.
Climate of Candolim Beach :
The region enjoys the equable climate throughout the year. During the
summers the maximum temperature reaches at the 34°C and the minimum
temperature is 26°C. The monsoon season starts from July and remains
till October. In winters the region experiences the maximum temperature of
32°C and the minimum temperature of 21°C.
Candolim Beach is the birth place of the Fr. Abbe Faria, who was the Father
of Science of Hypnotism. It is also the same place where the battle against
the Portuguese broke out.
Adventure at the Candolim Beach :
Para sailing is the ideal sports for the tourists to indulge at Candolim
beach. Dragging behind the speed boat attached to the parachute can be a
mere fun. Along with this amusement ride another thrilling water sport that
you can enjoy here is water skiing. It is something which can be enjoyed by
people from seven to seventy. On the other hand, it is a new game similar to
the snow skiing, and is gaining huge popularity amongst masses. It's even
more popular than snow skiing. Than you can for scuba diving, jet skiing and
wind surfing. You can even try your hand at
in its water.
Tourists can also try dolphin and crocodile spotting trips. Nature walk
around the beach can be the best time pass for travellers looking out for
fascinating beach vacation.
Attractions around Candolim Beach :
One major attraction around the beach is Fort Aguada, which was built by
the Portuguese to control the entry of the enemy into the river Mandovi. The
fort provides the magnificent view of the exotic beaches running up to the
borders of Maharashtra. Than you can visit the Quincy corner, a famous
tourists spot where you can tap your feet listening to the melodious music
in the wonderful surrounding of palm and coconut trees. The place is also
popular for the big parties thrown for the tourists from time to time.
Another most interesting destination near the Candolim beach is the Coco
beach, which lies at the estuary of the Mandovi river. This hidden jewel is
superb for swimming. From there you can make a visit to the Goan fishing
village. Than comes the pristine Nerul village surrounded by the Mandovi
river on one side and by the greenish hill rocks on the other side. Here you
can enjoy the salt water baths during the summer season.
Goa is best known for the variety of sea foods, which are equally famous at
the Candolim beach. You can try out prawns, lobster, crabs, pomfrets, clams,
lady fish, mussels, and oysters. Besides that you can also try out the
vegetarian food such as the exotic curry, rice, tandoori, and many other.
Don't forget to taste Goan feni, an intoxicating drink patent to Goa.