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Mapusa Friday Bazaar

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Address: Near Mapusa Municipal Market, Mapusa, India
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Fri 08:00 - 19:30
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Shantadurga Devi of Mapusa in Goa

Shantadurga Devi of Mapusa in Goa is a pilgrim's' delight Shantadurga Devi or Santeri as she is called by locals of Mapusa (Mapsakars) is the most revered form of the goddess... read more

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Shantadurga Devi of Mapusa in Goa is a pilgrim's' delight Shantadurga Devi or Santeri as she is called by locals of Mapusa (Mapsakars) is the most revered form of the goddess Durga. She is said to have settled a fierce fight between Shiva and Vishnu by holding them apart by standing in the middle. (She must have been very strong... More 

Thank Mabla3
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place, you can get lot of stuff,hotels etc. kokam coconut everything. the special banana which is mandali chi keli is famous and can be bought

Thank Prachi C
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with our kids (5 and 8) and loved it (the 5yo less so because he is not use to crowds). People were friendly, we didn't get any hassle and it was interesting to see what was on offer including the fish section. Got a few tiffin tins which were cheap and good quality, had a good look round... More 

Thank AlwaysSafari
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to experience a tradicional market in Goa. There are many typical fruits and vegetables like yam, dragon fruit, handmade accessories and lots of clothing. There are many local restaurants where you can find Indian food for really cheap prices like 50 rupees for a veg Thali. There is an indoor vegetable market too, lots of sugar cane... More 

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Mapusa market Simply called Mapsa appears to be there Most days except Sunday ( I don't know it maybe there then also I have never been there on a Sunday ) But if you want to experience it at it's very Best/Worse you must go on a Friday morning. Getting into the town it appears every man and his Dog/Cow/Buffalo... More 

Thank Twelve-man
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

This is the local market in Mapusa. Called Friday market. Stay at Mapusa municipality Road. Superb market. Fresh fruits, flowers, fish, meat, vegetables, varieties of garments etc available here. Not more expensive. You will must go there.

Thank ParthaSamanta
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

This should be the last thing to visit is Goa. The friday market is the time of the week to sell all the stale and unsold stuff of the week at a low price. Most of the vendors are non Goans . PLEASE BEWARE OF THE ENGLISH SPEAKING VENDORS.

Thank Ramchand1233
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I found out this market better than the anjuna wednesday market. There is better quality of cloth with fixed and cheper price

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Kolkata, India
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

While Foreigners may find the visit to such a market interesting, most Indians will find this a waste of time.

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is Local Market . You will get Local Kokam , Masala, Cashew Nuts etc. Cheap Garments. Local Spices are Good

Thank Vaibhav N

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