Dive into Candolim Beach activities near our Radisson hotel
Feel the sun on your face as you lounge on the soft white sands at Candolim Beach, just 500 meters away from Radisson Goa Candolim. Let the sound of the surf lull you to sleep or try out exciting activities like parasailing, waterskiing, or a dolphin-sighting boat ride. Looking for something different? Calangute Beach offers a change of scenery just 15 minutes away, or you can tour the 17th-century Fort Aguada just four kilometers from the hotel. Other popular activities nearby include shopping outlets, the seasonal night markets at Arpora and Baga, and historic attractions like the Archaeological Museum in Old Goa. Day-trippers can head 30 minutes inland to Goa’s state capital Panaji with sights like Reis Magos Fort. An hour away, Colva Beach is also known for its shops and exciting nightlife.
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0.78 mi / 1.26 km from the hotel
Gently rolling waves and sugar-white sands beckon visitors to this beach. Pack some sunscreen to enjoy a full day of swimming and water sports.
Church of St. Alex
2.24 mi / 3.6 km from the hotel
Located in nearby Calangute, the Church of St. Alex dates to 1741, though worshippers have met on the site since the 16th century. The beautiful white church building boasts a rococo pulpit and unusual details like a false cupola.
4.11 mi / 6.61 km from the hotel
Goa's flagship destination for gambling, this opulent floating casino boasts more than 40,000 square feet of gaming and entertainment space. Drop your children off at the Kids Zone, and try your skill at India's largest dedicated poker room.
1.12 mi / 1.8 km from the hotel
Built in 1612, this legendary Portuguese fort housed a natural spring that allowed passing ships to replenish their water supplies. When you visit this massive structure, be sure to capture the sweeping views from its four-story lighthouse.
9.67 mi / 15.56 km from the hotel
History and architecture buffs shouldn't miss a trip to the center of Old Goa, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Be sure to visit the fascinating Archaeological Museum along with several ancient churches and the Basilica of Bom Jesus.
Reis Magos Fort
2.53 mi / 4.07 km from the hotel
Constructed in 1551 above the Mandovi River by the Portuguese, this fort served many purposes in subsequent centuries, including as a viceroy residence and a prison. In 2008, it was restored and now functions as a gallery and cultural center.
Saturday Night Market
4.75 mi / 7.64 km from the hotel
Held in the cities of Arpora and Baga, these seasonal markets blend a street party atmosphere with shopping opportunities that range from bulk spices to handcrafted jewelry.
Basilica of Bom Jesus
9.43 mi / 15.18 km from the hotel
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this Roman Catholic basilica is one of India’s oldest churches, completed in 1605 under Portuguese colonial rule. It’s known for its beautiful baroque architecture and for holding the relics of St. Francis Xavier.
18.42 mi / 29.64 km from the hotel
Enjoy the white sand and the sea at this idyllic, palm-fringed beach, popular with swimmers and sunbathers. The beach town is also known for street food and pubs.
Located in the Church of St. Francis of Assisi, this museum contains many important and beautiful historical artifacts ranging from ancient items excavated in Goa to portraits and other remnants of the Portuguese and British eras of colonial rule.