Panaji shopping

Market in Panaji

Municipal Market

This atmospheric place, where narrow streets have been converted into covered markets, makes for a nice wander, offering fresh produce, clothing stalls and some tiny, enticing eateries. The fish market is a particul…
Arts & Crafts in Panaji

Khadi India

Goa’s only outpost of the government’s Khadi & Village Industries Commission has a fine range of hand-woven cottons, oils, soaps, spices and other handmade products that come straight from (and directly benefit)…
Books in Panaji

Singbal’s Book House

On the corner opposite Panaji’s main church, Singbal’s has an excellent selection of international magazines and newspapers, and lots of books on Goa and travel.
Mall in Panaji

Caculo Mall

Goa’s biggest mall is four levels of air-conditioned family shopping heaven with brand-name stores, food court, kids’ toys and arcade games.
Arts & Crafts in Panaji

Marcou Artifacts

This small Fontainhas shop showcases one-off painted tiles, fish figurines and hand-crafted Portuguese and Goan ceramics at reasonable prices. Also has showrooms at Caculo Mall, Hotel Delmon and Margao’s market.
Market in Panaji

New Municipal Market

This light-filled building comprises mostly stacks of fresh fruit and vegetables downstairs and a few drab electronics shops and tailors upstairs. Less atmosphere than the nearby old Municipal Market.
Arts & Crafts in Panaji

Velha Goa Galeria

One of several places in town specialising in azueljos (tin-glazed ceramic tiles), this nice place offers tiles, vases and other ceramic objects reproduced in the old style by Portuguese artist, Anabela Cardosa. Pri…
Arts & Crafts in Panaji

Barefoot

Part of Panaji’s new wave of high-end shops, specialising in design. Though pricey, it has some nice gifts ranging from traditional Christmas paintings on wood to jewellery and beaded coasters.
Clothing in Panaji

Sosa’s

A boutique carrying local labels such as Horn Ok Please, Hidden Harmony and Free Falling, Sosa’s is among the best places in Panaji to source upscale Indian fashion.
Books in Panaji

Book Fair

A small, well-stocked bookshop in the Hotel Mandovi lobby, with plenty of illustrated books on Goa.