Anjuna Beach, Goa

Anjuna Beach is located 8 kilometers on the west of the city of Mapusa. Anjuna is one of the most popular beaches of Goa.

Location of the Anjuna Beach

The Beach is located in the district of North Goa in the state of Goa in India. Anjuna Beach is located very close and just a walk is enough for you from the resorts across the road. The pristine landscape together with the beauty of the waves and the sands makes it a must see place in the list of must see tourist attractions of Goa.

About the flea market of Anjuna Beach

The Anjuna beach is well known for the Flea market, as well as its beautiful and spectacular silvery waves and golden sands. The Flea market is a well known one from where you can get anything from souvenirs to the trance music which are used in the parties. This Flea market is held every week on Wednesdays on the golden sands of the Anjuna Beach.

About the Hippy cult of the Anjuna Beach

Anjuna Beach was the favourite haunt of the Hippies when the Hippy cult started getting famous in the nineteen fifties and sixties. they used to organize some parties with trance music. Now that has become the characteristic features of the Goan beaches and the parties held there. This beach has been the favourite place for full moon parties and that too particularly during the Christmas and the new year time. That will be a blissful time and an atmosphere with the full moon casting a spell.

Activities at the Anjuna Beach
You can enjoy swimming here in this beach as it is very calm and peaceful and watch the beautiful sunset from any of the resort balconies present in the area. You will enjoy the funky music and the beach parties which have become connected with Anjuna Beach.
You can also get the best western continental fish food delicacies from the village hotels as well as the bigger five star hotels and resorts. All of them serve equally good food and you can choose anyone you like.
The best place to go will be semi open air, palm leaf thatched small restaurants / dhabas from where you will get the best sea food and the continental delicacies. You can also get various fruits in the beach like watermelons, tender coconuts and pineapples etc.

How to Reach Anjuna Beach

Anjuna Beach is located at about 8 kilometers from Mapusa town and 18 kilometers from Panaji the capital city of Goa.
First you have to reach Dabolim airport at Goa or the nearest railway station Karmali which is 11 kilometers away from panaji and 29 kilometers from Anjuna.
You can get taxis and buses to reach Anjuna Beach as regular state and private buses ply from Panaji and Mapusa.

Accommodations available around Anjuna Beach

Villa Anjuna Resort


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