Mapusa: Explore The Trading Town In North Goa!

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Gopika VC

Take a trip to Mapusa, which became popular because of its market on Friday. A Dutch historian called the market "Bazaar Grand" for the first time in 1580.

Mapusa gets a lot of color from the neighborhoods that sell unique handicrafts, farm products, fresh fruits, and other goods from nearby towns and villages.

Mapusa is also known for its wide selection of seafood. It has a lot of pride in other great Indian cities.

Mapusa sits on Altinho Hill in Bardez taluka on National Highway 17. Panaji is 12 km from Mapusa, making travel easy.


Mapusa's climate is humid. Most months in Mapusa get heavy rain. Mapusa's climate is Köppen-Geiger Am. The average temperature in Mapusa is 26.5 °C.


Goa's Mapusa Beach flea market is known for its trading, variety, and cheap prices.

Tourists Attractions

Friday Market

In 1594, the Portuguese built the Church of Our Lady of Miracles. This lovely chapel stands at the end of Mapusa's market road.

The Church of Our Lady of Miracles

Anjuna Beach is one of the best beaches in all of Goa. It is on the west coast of Goa, right by the Arabian Sea.

Anjuna Beach

The best time to visit Mapusa is between October and April, when the weather remains pleasant.

Best Time to Visit

There are different best hotels and best restaurants. Hotels in Mapusa have great, private properties with everything you need for a luxurious stay.

Food and Stay