Maem, also spelt Mayem, is in the western region of Bicholim taluk, in North Goa District
, the taluk
headquarters, is nearly 7 km north. The state capital Panaji
is 35 km away.
Maem is famed for the Mayem Lake - an artificial lake located amid green hills. This picturesque place with lush green forest is an ideal destination for bird watchers. Boating facility is available. Shri Saptakoteshwar Temple is a nearby prominent shrine.
Mayem Lake View Resort offers comfortable accommodation.
Goa Airport and Thivim Railway Station are the nearest airport and major railhead serving this area. Maem is near the Ratnagiri-Margao rail route and is well-linked with the nearby places by road.