Miramar is a city in Panaji in the state of Goa, India. It is the nearest beach to the Goan capital and the most visited beach of Goa. Many people, mostly tourists, come to this beach every day. Originally named Gasper-de-dias because of the Portuguese influence, the name was then changed to Miramar.Situated on the Mandovi River, it is a small beach that occasionally hosts some events. There are several educational institutions in the surrounding vicinity, including Dhempe College of Arts and Science, Padmashree Vasantrao Dempo Higher Secondary School of Arts and Science and Sharada Mandir High School. Gasper-de-dias club and a popular café are nearby.