About Calangute

Calangute (Konkani: /Kohlongutt, pronounced [kou]) is a census town with a permanent population of approximately 16,000 (2001) in North Goa, in the state of Goa, India. It is famous for its beach, the largest in north Goa, visited by thousands of domestic and international tourists alike. The peak tourist season is during Christmas and New Year, and during the summer in May. During the monsoon season, from June through September, the sea can be rough and swimming is prohibited. The village was originally named Kolongutt, though with the invasion of the Portuguese, the word probably got distorted to Calangute, and has stuck until today. The name Cal is probably connected with the Hindu Goddess Kali, worshipped by the fisher folk. There was a temple in the area of Motth. Another possibility is that it comes from Kalyan-Gutti, which means a village of art, a beautiful village. this is quite a plausible derivation. A third possibility is from konvallo-ghott, meaning a coconut...

Mobile recharge and Datacard dealers near Calangute

Name Address
ELLATH ENTERPRISES GOAVMS25 Shop No.6, Chase International, Vasco, Goa , Behind Lapaz Garden,, VASCO, GOA, 403802
Mapusa Shop no 4, Communidade Ghor, Angod
Panjim Magnum Chambers, Next to Carpenters Choice, Near St. Inez Church, St. Inez, Panjim Goa 403001
MORE COMMUNICATION Shop No.10A, Neeta Tours And Travels, Near Navatara Hotel, Opposite Calangute Grampanchayat Office, Calangute
SARTHAK TELECOM House No - 150, Dumeachem Batta Or Batangal, Naika Vaddo, Calangute, Bardez, North Goa - 403527