The most prominent vacationer spots in Goa – the widely acclaimed capital of the world – Anjuna beach is known for its full-moon (corrosive house) parties, Trance Parties and the hippies who emerged the east art with west music with devotional customs.
Anjuna is also famous for the various massage parlors along the stretch of the beach offering a relaxing, rejuvenating massage. A weekly flea market draws a large number of visitors every Wednesday, offering an array of apparel, footwear, jewelry, souvenirs, knick-knacks and more. There are many beach shacks here that have achieved legendary status. Additionally, there are some youth hostels here too.
Attractions: Albuquerque Mansion, Chapora Fort, Mascarenhas Mansion, Wednesday Flea Market, The Acid House Party.
Things to Do: Adventure Sports, Leisure Activities, Scopa Diving, Other Activities.
Best Time to visit: November to February
How to Reach
- By Air: The closest air terminal is Dabolim, which is 29 km far from Panaji and 47 km from Anjuna. Non-stop flights to Goa are likewise accessible from significant capital cities of India like Delhi, Mumbai, etc…
- By Rail: Karmali is the closest railway station that is 11km far from Panaji and 29 km from Anjuna. Another station is Thivim, situated 19 km from the beach.
- By Road: NH-17 is very much associated with Panaji and Mapusa. For tourists who are traveling from Mumbai by bus, car or taxi to it is the best road to reach Anjuna.
Popular Restaurants: Goa’s Ark, Oltremarino Italian Restaurant, Bean Me Up, Burger Factory, Anand Sea Food Restaurant & Bar, Arjuna Garden Cafe, Eva Cafe, Cafe Cotinga, German Bakery, Oasis Cafe, etc…Read more