Baga Travel Guide

Baga Overview

Baga beach is popular and highly commercial beach located in the north of Goa, India.   Expect many raucous Indian tourist, excessive amounts of boating and water sports and an all around fun atmosphere. Located about 3 Km north of Calangute, Baga beach is actually just a continuation of Calangute Beach

Baga beach offers a wide range of beach sacks, restaurants, bar and clubs and is probably one of the best beaches for contemporary ordinary nightlife.   With plenty of shopping, entertainment both on and off the beach, Baga should not disappoint those looking for action in Goa.
Baga Beach is accessible by busses departing from other regions of Goa such as Arambol, Mapusa and Panaji. If you staying in Baga, we recommend renting a scooter, motorcycle or car to get out and get around, as there are many interesting sites to see up and down the coast.

Things to do in Baga

Shopping in Baga – Baga offers some of the best shopping in all of Goa.   From handcrafts, to jewelry, to clothes and bags, you can find it all here.

Saturday Night Market – The nearby Saturday Market is always an interesting experience with lots of shopping, food, drink and live music.
Baga Beach Nightlife – Go to Tito’s if you want to know what Baga Beach nightlife is all about. Also Café Mambo’s, Cavala and Loungefly are some of the more popular bars and clubs in Baga beach.
Nearby Goa Beaches: visit nearby beaches of Arambol, Mandrem, Aswem, Morjim Vagator, Anjuna, Calangute, Candolim and Sinquerim

Hotels in Baga

Shelsta – An excellent budget choice and located right in the middle of the action. Tel: 0832-2276069

Cavala – Charming boutique hotel with simple rooms. Tel: 0832-2276090
Casa Baga – Expensive and upscale, this Balinese style hotel is a great choice if you want to splurge. Tel: 0832-2282931

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This page was last modified on 3 Feb 2011 by Matt