Best places for camping in Goa – A Refreshing Experience

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If you think about any outdoor activity that brings you closer to nature, it is Camping. Any place which is surrounded by lush greenery can become your camping site but if you want to pick the best location for camping, there is no other picturesque place than Goa. Just imagine the location where you set your camp and enjoy the sunrise, sunset, chirping of birds, mountains and many more things simultaneously. The thought of such a place is rejuvenating in itself.

For camping, there are several places in Goa where you can fix your tent and have a great time with your friends, family members and partner. Before making up your mind about camping in Goa you must know the most alluring places here.

Here are some of the best camping places in Goa which have magnetism in their surreal beauty.

1. Maandrem Village

If you want to plan your camping at a place that is not very crowded and full of cafes, the Mandarem village camping location is the ideal option for you. It is approximately thirty kilometers away from the capital of Goa, Panjim. After reaching the location you can feed your eyes and satiate them with raw natural beauty.

Many things welcome you in Maandrem village and embrace you with open arms. Like,

  • Beaches with the campsite retreats
  • Studios for yoga and meditation
  • Few cafes serve you piping hot food and refreshing drinks.
  • Enough place for camping on the ground.

Since people usually visit Goa for parties, dance and adventurous things, they barely come here. The absence of a crowd makes it perfect for camping. There is no exaggeration in saying that, here you can convey your thoughts to nature and listen to its answers too.

Location of the place – This coastal village is located at a distance of 21 kilometers from Panjim.

Perfect timing to visit – From November to March, you can have the best here as there are the least chances of rain during this period. Pleasant weather will enhance the fun of your camping surely.

2. Cola beach

Want to camp at a location where you can meet other people also and enjoy different fun activities? Cola beach is one such place that can fulfill your these wishes. The place is full of diverse facilities like,

  • Wifi connection at the campsite
  • Music system to keep your boredom away
  • Fun and adventurous activities such as scuba diving, skiing and fishing etc.
  • Apart from the greenery of trees, you can see the sandy dunes here as well.
  • Photo booths where you can take beautiful pictures and capture memories forever. 

Though the place is replenished with many facilities, a soothing vibe of nature is always present here.

Location of the place – The place is 66 kilometers far from the Panjim Kadamba bus stand and 33 kilometers far from Margao railway station.

Perfect timing to visit – You can find this place perfect for camping between October and March.

3. Moustache mermaid camping

This finely designed camping site is a center of attraction for visitors who want to enjoy various things along with camping with their friends or loved ones. The authorities and staff members of this place offer you a wide range of services that double the excitement of camping here. Some of those unique services are as,

  • Wifi connectivity and safe boxes for keeping your belongings secure.
  • Kitchen utensils and electronic kettles. You can also savor delicious food at outside dining.
  • Bars, coffee and tea spots and facilities of attached washroom and other essential machinery. 
  • You can enjoy horse riding, darting and cycling here as well.
  • Enough space for parking is also available outside and you book a place here as private parking.
  • A designated area for smoking is also available here so that it does not cause any difficulty for nonsmokers.
  • You can also bring your pets here. There will be no extra charges for your pets.

Location of this place – This beautiful campsite is located at a distance of 3.7 kilometers from the center on the government school road in Maandrem.

Perfect time to visit – The check-in timing is noon (12:00) and you can check out till 10:00 pm.

4. Goa Velha

This location is ideal for those people who want to explore the architectural beauty while camping near nature. You can set up your camp here and enjoy activities like,

  • River rafting
  • Biking
  • Mountaineering

Since the campsite is near many colonial-era monuments of Portuguese, you can grab knowledge about them also. The visitors find here,

  • Basilica of Bom
  • St. Francis Xavier’s remains
  • St. Cajetan church

These monuments offer entries to people for a limited time so you must check the opening and closing times before reaching there.

This picturesque campsite is on the bank of the Mandovi river. The cool breeze and peaceful atmosphere will rejuvenate your mind and body. The presence of lush greenery and pleasant weather make the site perfect for camping.

Location of this place – Goa Velha which is also popularly known as Old Goa is near the Mandovi river. This magnificent camping location is in western Goa.

Perfect time to visit – Mid-November to mid-February is the right time to visit Goa Velha as the weather becomes cool and comfortable during this time.

5. Calangute

Several people get attracted to places that have many bars and restaurants. Even if they want to set up their camp at a place that offers both, nature and a party vibe, Calangute matches their expectations. Located near the Arabian sea this place is on the western side of Goa.

Let’s have a look at the things that you can find here while camping at Calangute.

  • Aguda fort and lighthouse on the south side of Calangute.
  • The market of leather goods and textiles.
  • Churches
  • Bird sanctuary
  • Restaurants and bars that serve you tempting food and drinks.
  • Water 

This rich campsite location is a complete blend of historical monuments, party places and natural beauty.

Location of this place- Being situated on the western side of Goa, this place has a different charm. You can also reach here easily from the famous Thivim railway station (18.4 km) away.

Perfect time to visit – You can have the best time here during Christmas. May month is also suitable for camping and visiting here.

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