How to reach getting around and places to visit at Anjuna Beach
Located 18 km from state capital Panaji, the Anjuna beach enjoys an iconic status for its notorious trance parties and the exotic Wednesday flea market. One can reach Anjuna beach by all the modes of transportation.
Dabolim airport is located near the city of Vasco De Gama and is about 30kms from Panaji , Goa's capital city and 47 Km from Anjuna. One can avail the services of pre paid taxis to reach Anjuna beach.
The nearest railway station is at Karmali which is 11 km away from Panaji and 29 km from Anjuna.
The bus service is available after every hour from Mapusa to Anjuna which is just 8 Kms. There are frequent local bus services to Panaji, which is 18 km away .One can also hire motorcycle or taxis from Mapusa to reach Anjuna.
One need wheels to get around in style. Buses can be crowded but fun to travel in them. One can also hire some public transport .There are lot of choices available such as taxis rental motorbikes, auto rickshaw, or powerful Enfield Bullets etc. The prices are negotiable and it is best to negotiate the prices before you get in.
Places to visit
Anjuna beach offer lot of opportunities to its guests to enjoy their vacations. The sea is calm and one can take long walks on the silver sands in moonlight. One can enjoy lot of things at Anjuna Beach.
This monumental mansion is famous for elegant balconies and stained glass floral etching.
Built in 1920 this is rather smaller than Mascarenhas but beautiful place to visit. It is supported by octagonal towers and luring Mangalore tile roof.
Chapora and Vagator
Just a few kilometers from the beach , the Chapora Fort is located. The fort was established by Muslim ruler and later on invaded by Portuguese. Chapora Fort offers a nice view of the Anjuna and nearby Vagator beaches.
The Acid House Party
Anjuna beach is famous for its trance and vibrancy. This is the most famous party of Goa, held by and for young tourists. The playful trance party runs all night on the beach besides fire.
Purple Valley Yoga Center
Anjuna beach is a spiritual place where people come to practice yoga and meditation. The classes held between November to April.
Wednesday Flea Market
The most famous place to visit an Anjuna Beach is Flea Market. The market offers a wonderful picture of Goan culture which is a blend of Tibetan Kashmiri and Gujrati traditions. The market has everything from Goan handicrafts, jewelry, clothes, and antiques to grocery items.