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Fort Aguada Lighthouse

Bardez Taluka, Sinquerim Beach | North Goa district, Bardez, India
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It's worth making the nail-biting climb to the top of this lighthouse for the stunning panoramic ocean views.
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Bardez Taluka, Sinquerim Beach | North Goa district, Bardez, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If in goa go for Fort Aguada lighthouse. a must visit place we were there for afternoon. wonderful beauty across all directions, many films have performed shoots here. Enjoy the evening and sunset from here..

Thank Jatinarora80
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fort which was built by Portuguese to give a tough for the Dutch who blocked the sea route with 7 ships .so the Portuguese built this.this was an excellent example for military architecture.

Thank chandru s
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

This fort was constructed in 1612 to guard against the Dutch and the Marathas. It's a fort & a lighthouse which is a well-preserved seventeenth-century Portuguese fort standing in Goa, India, on Sinquerim Beach, overlooking the Arabian Sea. When we reached here...it was so beautiful...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

It is a nice place to visit. We were here yesterday and found that there isn't much to do here except admire the view from the fort. There is no entrance free. You are not allowed to enter or climb up to the lighthouse. Since...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018

fort gives the great view of beach from the top! I went there with my family , it was a good experience! must visit.

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

this place is very near to aguada fort must visit... the air breeze you get to enjoy is ossom plus great place for photography at height..

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

I would like to describe this place only in five words-ancient, beautiful, fascinating, picturesque and popular .

Thank Jaya03
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

We drove mopeds up to the fort, free entrance, worth a visit for the views. Reasonably prices refreshment available from the stall outside

Thank sarah s
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

It is located near the Aguada fort and the lighthouse was used to guide the ships/boats. It used to emit light every 7 minutes and was later abandoned. The sea view is very beautiful and it is advisable to visit it during the day and...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2018

This is a Portuguese era fort and is not vast. It has a huge water storage tank (the word Aguada means the same) , has a moat, and very nice sea views from the wall fort openings. There is also a lighthouse nearby and there...More

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abhibab2006
March 20, 2018|
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Response from Punit220 | Reviewed this property |
It is an unorganised parking in a natural environment .However ,there are no issues in finding a space to park the car either in this space or on the side of the road .
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You have to ask the local authorities at fort
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