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Aguada Beach

The property

Overview

Goa, a perfect place for holidays, boasts of umpteen numbers re of sightseeing choices which range from nature to historic places. One such is Fort Aguada Beach. Aguada Beach is situated in North Goa, Tourists flock towards Aguada Beach, Goa to catch the splendid view that the famous Fort Aguada offers of the sea and the beach. Apart from the fort, there are numerous beautiful churches that are worth visiting.Fort Aguada is located in this beach. The Fort of Aguada was constructed by the Portuguese to check the access of the enemy into River Mandovi and also to shield old Goa from attacks. From the ramparts of Fort Aguada, the tourists can get a grand view of the golden beaches running exactly up to the boundaries of the Indian state of Maharashtra. At the center of the fort is a spherical lighthouse tower which was built up in the year 1864. If one can manage to reach the top of the lighthouse, then one can catch some excellent view of the Cabo Raj Niwas. The Fort at present is home to the central jail

Open and Closing Time

9:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Transportation

By Air

By Rail

By Road

Nearest Hotel

Whispering Palms Beach Resort

Golden Tulip Goa Candolim

Acron Seaway Resort

Radisson Goa Candolim

Nearest Resturant

Mughal Darbar Restaurant

Tiger Bar & Restaurant

Redonda Restaurant

Tulips Bar And Restaurant

Near By Attraction

Sinquerim Beach

Calamari Beach

Coco Beach

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Zomato,Swiggy

Uber,Ola

Interesting facts about Aguada Beach

Enjoy the attractions of this popular tourist spot. With so much to lure your senses and offer you recreation at its best, get drenched in the spirit of adventure that you get to explore at fort aguada, Goa. Enjoy together all the points of popular interests and bring back several memorable moments.

Fort aguada, Goa is the sure way to refresh and relax after a busy weekday. Explore interesting themes, fabulous designs, colorful landscapes, amusing characters, ambient music, props and merchandise available in nearby stores- all at one place.

Explore interesting themes, fabulous designs, colorful landscapes, amusing characters, ambient music, props and merchandise available in nearby stores- all at one place. fort aguada, Goa is the best way to have a memorable time with kids and family. So, enjoy a fulfilling outing at fort aguada in Goa.

History

Fort Aguada was constructed during 1612 AD on the bank of Mandovi River (near Sinquerim Beach) to protect the attack of sea enemy or Harmad. It is one of the oldest and largest Goa forts by Portuguese located about 17 km away from Panaji, the capital city of Goa. The fort is visited by large tourists throughout the year. The Church of St Lawrence situated nearby is another reason for visiting this place.The Portuguese word, Aguada means water. The name of the Fort was derived from the presence of many fresh water springs which were a first source of drinking water for ships arriving in Goa after a along journey. The fort has a four storey Portuguese lighthouse erected in 1864 and is the oldest of its kind in Asia. A part of the fort has been transformed into central jail.

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