Anjuna Beach - One of the most popular beaches in Goa
Famous for Wednesday Flea market and Full Moon beach parties
Anjuna beach is situated in Bardez Taluka, in the North Goa District of India, along the coast of Arabian Sea. It is one of the most popular beaches of Goa, attracting thousands of tourists every year, especially during Christmas and New Year.
Anjuna beach is well known for its palm trees, soft sand and natural beauty. The red laterite rocks at Anjuna beach are sometimes called as the jewels of Anjuna. Anjuna beach also has world class yoga and meditation facilities. The quiet and calm water of the sea makes Anjuna beach a perfect place to relax the mind and body.
Anjuna beach is most famous for its Wednesday Flea market and the full moon beach parties. In the flea market, tourists can spend quality time in shopping for jewelry, cameras, handicrafts, bags and clothes. One can also enjoy the delicious and mouth-watering cuisines of Goa in the flea market. The other popular activities at the Anjuna beach are swimming, sun bathing and bungee jumping. The tourist attractions nearby Anjuna beach are the Chapora Fort, Mascarenhas Mansion and Albuquerque Mansion, and St. Miguel’s Church.
Best Time to visit Anjuna Beach
The best season to visit Anjuna beach is from October to March.
How to reach Anjuna Beach
The nearest airport is the Dabolim Airport, which is about 47 kms away from Anjuna beach. The nearest railway station is Karmali Railway Station, which is about 29 kms away from Anjuna beach.
To see other famous sea beaches, check out: Popular Beaches in India.