It is located about 18kms from Panaji and is situated in Bardez taluka. This is part of a 30 km
stretch of beach coastline
along the west coast of Goa by the Arabian sea that begins at Fort Aguada
continues as Sinquerim Beach, then as Candolim Beach and merges into
Calangute Beach and then to Baga Beach and then
Anjuna Beach and then to Vagator Beach,
finally ending at Chapora Beach and Chapora river and Fort.
The Village of Anjuna is a five square mile enclosure nestling between
the Arabian Sea and the Hill overlooking the beach. the beach is known for its
swaying palms, soft sands and natural beauty. It has an unusual rocky formation
overlying a cove of white sand and black rock that juts into the Sea. This area
was known as the Jewel of Anjuna and called "Ozran". It was a famous
early haunt of the hippies who discovered it in the sixties. The beach is
adjacent to Chapora fort. Another must see is the "Albuquerque
mansion" located nearby.
There are a number of buses that run from Mapusa and
to Anjuna. The nearest interstate bus station is at Mapusa, the KTC bus
There are a number of nearby accommodations.