Sunday, May 09, 2010

Fort Aguada

The Fort Aguada built in 1612.
The word Aguada means watering place in Portuguese.
It comprises Upper and Lower fort.The upper fort was built to serve as fort & watering station to the ships while lower fort oofers a safe berth to portuguese ships.Storage capacity of water tank 23,76,000 Gallons .Light house in the upper fort was operative till 1976
How to reach Aguada fort :
Distance between Aguada fort and Panaji (Goa) is 18 Km.

No comments:

No Deposit Casino Bonus