Apart from sunbathing, shopping for trinkets and eating there is so much else to do in Candolim, which makes for a relaxing holiday. When someone says that Goans love feasts, football and feni, it's probably Candolim which they are referring to.
Candolim is the exotic village with golden sand Beach, The almost unending Aguada fortress skirting with a lighthouse which is a historical heritage, Candolim is yet another popular beach haven in North Goa, it makes a good base for exploring the rest of Goa.
Candolim has emerged into a prime resort village. Take a plunge into swimming or just sun bathe, or for the more adventurous amongst you there is option of indulging in water sports like para sailing and jet skiing, which draws visitors like wasps to a flame. you can watch the fisherman coming back from sea with their daily catch. The foodies can taste the various options at the many shacks dotting the beach.
Candolim is the place to be in, to spend the evenings in the best possible manner. You must check out the makeshift bars and restaurants made from wood and palm leaves on the beach side. There are several restaurants that offer excellent Cuisine be it Chinese, Indian, Goan, continental etc.
Fishing craft and dolphins cresting the waves make up a pretty sight on the horizon. Even though swimming is considered safe you must check out with the lifeguards for the strength of the undercurrents.
So get ready to get charmed by the beauty of the Candolim beach!