Mapusa is a small town in the northern part of Goa, which is a preferred place to stay among tourists. As the number of people coming here increases, so does the number of hotels as well. There are luxury hotels in the town as well as economical options that offer a pleasant stay without costing too much. FabHotels has the best budget hotels in Mapusa that come with all necessary amenities and warm hospitality for a memorable experience. To reach Mapusa with ease, you can also pick pocket-friendly hotels near Ashwem Beach, including FabHotel Ashvem Beach Resort and FabHotel Sovi Studios.
About Mapusa, Goa
Located in the North district of Goa, Mapusa is a town enveloped in immense greenery. Though it is a lively area, it is still quieter than the other tourist hubs of the state; hence, a perfect place to stay while on a vacation in Goa. Another reason, it is popular among vacationers is that it is close to the famous places of interest. With commercial expansion still several years away, colonial charm is till apparent here. Walking down the streets, you would see buildings dating from the era gone by.
Shopping and Restaurants near Mapusa, Goa
Mapusa is a shoppers’ delight due to the presence of Mapusa Friday Market. The market is so famous that people from over the state come to indulge in retail therapy here. Many on their holiday also make it a point to buy stuff from here. Fresh chicken, locally made sausages, handicrafts and other produce is sold by scores of vendors at this open-air bazaar. You get an incredible variety in terms of the restaurants in Mapusa with cuisine options ranging from traditional Goan and Indo-Portuguese to European and Chinese. Spice Goa, Kamalabai Sea Food, Boogys Bar & Restaurant, Stomach Bar & Restaurant, Café Coffee Day, Alankar Fast food Centre, Union Restaurant Bar & Café, Appetite Classic, Gunpowder, Crab & Co, Villa Blanche Bistro, Dillon Carvalho, Welcome Bar, Prashant Bar & Restaurant, Evening Beautiful Family Restaurant and Saiba Bar, Blue Star Bar & Restaurant, Aflatoon Fast Food, Heart Beat Family Multi Cuisine and Terry’s Marvel are the best places to eat in the town.
Tourist Attractions near Mapusa, Goa
From luxury hotels and hotels in Mapusa Goa with tariff less than 2000, you can easily reach loads of tourist attractions near Mapusa, including the following:
• Mae de Deus Church (7.5 km)
• Blue Whale Water Park (9.8 km)
• Snow Park (10 km)
• Baga Beach (10.3 km)
• Museum of Goa (10.5 km)
How to Reach Mapusa, Goa
Mapusa is connected to all parts of Goa and the country by a comprehensive network of roads. If you are taking a bus to or from the town, then you can book a room at hotels near Mapusa Bus Stand. Karmali Railway Station is 24.3 km, while Goa International Airport or Dabolim airport is 39.7 km away from Mapusa. All these transit hubs have daily scheduled services to major Indian destinations like Mumbai, India’s financial capital. FabHotel Three Star and FabHotel Byaris International are two of the best economy hotels in Mumbai.