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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Goa
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Shore of the Mandovi river, Sinquerim, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fort Aguada Is located on the shore of Mandovi River Near Sinquerim Beach. There is not entry fee. Its 1606 CE fort made by Portuguese. Aguada means watering the place. This fort has Light house and very big walls. The fort was constructed to guard...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fort is good you must Visit in evening to enjoy sunset views. Sun plays a spoilsport in the afternoon. Can easily pass an hour here in photography

Thank Kishan C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nothing much to offer maybe thats why no entry fee. Visit in evening to enjoy sunset views. Sun plays a spoilsport in the afternoon. Can easily pass an hour here in photography/selfies.

Thank Nikhil J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing road trip to the fort and fantastic architecture...what a view..it was a great romantic place....I loved the trip...thru Mandovi riverside

Thank Inspiration820367
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must see fort if you are in Goa. One of the largest I have seen among Portuguese built forts in Goa. You can see beautiful view of Mandovi river on one side and a breathtaking view of Arabian sea on adjacent side...truly a sight to...More

Thank goancove
Reviewed 1 week ago

As title said , its not a great place to spend time in there. But definitely a place to visit with friends if you are visiting goa 1st time ( from the excitement of "Dil chahta hai" movie ) But it has a good view...More

Thank BNSantoshKumar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was built in 1612 by Portugese. It's situated on Sinquerim beach in Goa. Aguada is a Potugese word which mean "watering place". I felt very lucky to be a witness of this historic creation. I would suggest everyone to pay a visit in afternoon....More

Thank sbamin27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the oldest fort built by the Portuguese along the cliffs side. One of the major tourist attractions and no entry tickets. Bit crowded almost all the time. Beautiful spots to get your pics get clicked good. Tips: Visits during day/noon time during bright...More

Thank sujish c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit the Fort Aguada in the morning hours( it opens at 0830 hrs) or in the evening hours . Learn the salient features of the fort before you enter and visualize the functioning of the fort during that time, you will enjoy it.

Thank SUDHANSHU-K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fort Aguada is approx 6 km by road from Candolim Beach and 3km from Sinquerim Beach. There are transport options of tuk tuk or taxi, but we chose to walk. This is a little unsafe due to no paths, erratic driving and warm weather. It...More

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Srinivas K
November 7, 2017|
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Response from shiwangipeswani | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but only if you are carrying a pram for your kids or if you are ready to walk a lot carrying your baby in arms :) See it is a fort where you have to walk a lot, climb the stairs etc, so taking very small kids won't... More
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nileshMalvi
January 20, 2017|
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Response from ip_BUN | Reviewed this property |
Before the sun really starts beating
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