Sand Cult, in association with Goa Tourism, presents Goans and visitors to the state with a visual treat,a chance to see the 20-foot tall sand castle which has been put up at Calangute Beach. castle Jerry Jose, Founder of Sand Cult, said that, "Tourism in the state will derive the maximum benefit from this.
Calangute is a prominent coastal village and beach tourism centre about 15 kms from the capital city of Panaji (Panjim) Goa. Hundreds of hotels and guesthouses catering to the chartered tourists are located here. Calangute beach is right in the center with Candolim beach on the left and Baga beach on the right.
Sand Art is a very fragile, delicate and complex art; through these installations we want to promote this art form."
Simon Smith, World Master People Champion has volunteered to help promote this art in Goa and he has created an elaborate installation around the animated character Shrek and his castle.
The sand castle at Calangute Beach will be open to public till May 31, 2014.