Mapusa is a town in North Goa, India. It is situated 13 km north of the capital Panaji. The town is the headquarters of Bardez Taluka. It is located on the main highway NH-17, linking Mumbai to Kochi. It is situated on the fundamental expressway NH-17, connecting Mumbai to Kochi. In Portuguese the town's name is spelt Mapuca. Mapusa is a residential community bunched around the Mount Alto. Market day was a noteworthy occasion, with products got from each locale to one focal territory. Mapusa has consequently remained a noticeable market community for a long time. Mapusa is near one of the fundamental focuses of Goa's tourism industry.
Mapusa's vicinity to numerous shorelines in the north Goa makes it a reasonable base amid the vacationer season November to April. Since it is a mostly business town for local people with a huge inhabitant populace, Mapusa has just a predetermined number of inns and convenience. Mapusa wakes up on Friday, the conventional market day otherwise called Mapusa Friday Market. Individuals from encompassing towns and towns come to Mapusa to offer their products. This reasonable has a considerable measure of neighborhood enhance dissimilar to some other visitor arranged fairs or advertises and has practical experience in horticultural create, vegetables, privately developed organic product, flavors, garments and even plants.