Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort

Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: Anchuthengu, Kerala 695309, Varkala, India
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Fort

Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort - Review

If you’re into history, then Anjengo fort is a place where you can spend a couple of hours unraveling the good old time. Once an important site for the British Empire, the fort, today stands tall. The fort is clean, well maintained and is a must visit place, when in Varkala. With some great view and trees surrounding the fort, the place will make you feel closer to the nature. Also, don’t forget to carry your camera!

Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort Information

  • Keep the surroundings clean.
  • There are no safety railings in this fort. Hence, take care of your kids.

How To reach Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort by Public Transport

  • Buses from the Varkala railway station bus stop, hired taxis and cars.

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TripHobo Highlights for Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort

  • Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort Address: Anchuthengu, Kerala 695309, Varkala, India
  • Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort(preferred time): 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort: 01:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort

  • 95% of people who visit Varkala include Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort in their plan

  • 33.74% of people start their Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort

Monday, Friday and Saturday

94.8% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort

People normally club together Thiruvananthapuram Zoo and Ponnumthuruthu Island while planning their visit to Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort.

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Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort, Varkala Reviews

  • One of the old forts. Maintained in good shape by archeology department. Capture wonderful view of the sea from top. Don’t forget to climb on top of the watch tower adjacent to it

  • One of the largest fort built by British East India Company in Kerala. This was located in Thiruvananthapuram near the beach one of the largest Fort in Kerala and oldest also. Now these days Kerala tourism department and archaeological department protect the location people can visit this place from morning 9.30 to evening 5 o'clock. Monsoon is one of the best season to visit the place. The government makes a great effort to keep the face clean and quit

  • symbol of its turbulent past. The history books consider this the oldest settlement of the East India Company in India. They got permission to build a fort in 1690 and the Anjengo Fort was built in 1695. It became an important focal point for trade and communication for them.

  • An old fort with rich heritage. Well maintained. Lush green grass & shrubs add to its beauty further

  • A historical monument located near to sea. There is two workers to do work and they also help us to know more things about Anjengo Fort. There is a whole which leads to sea. Totally a good history place. I like it.

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