Shopaholics don’t get bored with the sea and the beaches in Goa. You also have lots of options to shop in Goa. There are unique markets in Goa, each one with a unique personality of its own.
The options range from Gothic jewellery to printed T-shirts and of course the tattoo artists. And you can also buy the best of wine, pork sausages and cashew nuts here.
We have a list of the top markets in Goa.
1. Mapusa Market
It is also called the spice market. You can buy fresh fruit, homemade pickles, and original spices. The market closes for the day at sunset so hit it at noon.
2. Anjuna Flea Market
It is undoubtedly the most famous market in Goa. It is only held on Wednesday, so plan your vacation accordingly. You can buy footwear, accessories and clothes from here.
3. Calangute Market Square
If you love to collect trinkets, then this is the market for you. The best shacks in Goa are here and the fried prawns with beer are to die for. This is the most happening market in Goa, so try and pick a hotel close to it.
4. Bazaar at Arpora
Spend your Saturday evening at this market, which only opens in the night. You can shop for clothes, carpets and hammocks here. The strawberry Daiquiri is highly recommended at the Boutique bar.
5. The night bazaar Mackie’s
If you want to have a yummy meal, then head to this market. It is only open from end of November to April. And you will experience some of the best live music here.