After breakfast in the hotel, in the morning, you can relax, do swimming or enjoy watersport activities like parasailing, jet skiing etc. at Anjuna beach.
The Anjuna Flea Market
What day is it? Wednesday??? Then it Anjuna flea market day!!!
Come fall in love with shopping by visiting one of the MUST-WATCH destinations in Goa, the Anjuna flea market. A market where you get a variety of local merchandise that you cannot ignore buying once you see it. There are a number of small souvenir shops in Goa that sell everything from antique coins to dried fish. But here is a travel tip: be sure to bargain for all items, products and services. Moreover, here are a number of other attractions at Anjuna Flea Market. You will come across professional European barbers and hair stylists who will cut and set your hair in the latest style or your preferred style at reasonable costs. There are also a number of body and nose piercing professionals as well as body painters who sit at the market.
DO YOU KNOW? The market is named after the famous Anjuna beach and is it organised on the same beach. So if you are planning to visit Anjuna beach, make sure you visit it on WEDNESDAY. :)
Every Wednesday, people from all over Goa come to this beach as the market is extremely lively and you can just wander through, enjoying the bands playing music, snake charmers showing their skills and watch hippies do the juggling act. The setting up of the Anjuna Flea Market was mainly the idea of foreigners who decided to earn some money buy selling small self made items and their own belongings. Over a period of time, the idea gained momentum and more and more people joined in. Today, it has become one of the most popular local markets in Goa.
Anjuna Flea Market Merchandise
The Anjuna Flea Market in Goa offers a wide range of innovative items and products.
Some of the must buy items sold at the market include:
European Style Jewelry
How to Get There
From Dabolim Airport: Kms: 43 via road
Duration: 1 hr 14 mins
From Madgaon Railway Station: Kms: 50 via road
Duration: 1 hr 27 mins
From Panjim: Kms: 20 via road
Duration: 46 mins
What to Eat
Restaurants near Anjuna Flea Market
Elephant Art Cafe
Sea Breeze Bar & Restaurant
What to See
Sightseeing places near Anjuna Flea Market:
St Anthony's Chapel :- A historic Roman Catholic chapel located near the flea market at Anjuna & is a landmark to visit. This chapel has a whitewashed facade & is affiliated to St. Michael's Church located in Anjuna.
Every Wednesday - 9 a.m to 6 p.m
Duration of Visit
2 to 5 hrs
Best Time to Visit
October to March
Enjoy lunch in the restaurants located near the flea market.
Afternoon shopping at the Anjuna flea market. After shopping, visit St. Anthony’s Chapel located nearby.
Return back to your hotel.