On the estuary of the river Chapora lays Chapora Beach, which is one of Goa’s favorite beaches among the locals here. This beach is approximately 10 km away from the main bus stand in the city of Mapusa and is located close to the Chapora Fort. Tourists who are planning to travel to Goa on a budget will be pleased to know that they can get some of the most affordable options for accommodation throughout the entire state of Goa, with many homeowners offering affordable rooms on their property to tourists who are travelling on a budget. This beach is also located close to a jetty where trawlers come to unload their catch. This beach has been a hot favorite of many people who were a part of the 60’s counterculture movement, some of whom can be found living here. Chapora also offers a great deal of excellent variety of cuisines to the culinary enthusiasts.