We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (1,522)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average24%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“light house”(149 reviews)
“arabian sea”(96 reviews)
“sinquerim beach”(51 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Goa
Shore of the Mandovi river, Sinquerim, India
+91 832 664 5858
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Fort Aguada
from US$50.00
More Info
from US$35.00
More Info
Reviews (1,466)
Filter reviews
1,397 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews light house arabian sea sinquerim beach seventeenth century dil chahta hai nice place worth a visit scenic view visit this place historical place north goa mandovi river early morning water sports portuguese jail ships
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,397 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

Its another Fort in India i understand it is nice but is it exceptional absolutely not so i would rate it as average and another fort which you can skip if you have been to Rajasthan.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RajiveKhanna
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fort Aguada is one of the most popular tourist destinations of Goa. It receives a lot of tourist traffic all around the year. Reasons are that it’s excellent for sightseeing and also that it stands as a testimony to the glory of Portuguese empire.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NaziaK786
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place has history and this gives a beautiful vie of the sea. Slightly crowded but has good parking and nice road to reach there

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fort build by portuguese to conserve water initially and then to protect themselves from enemy..nothing great about it..the amazing thing is the view u get it..perfect for a panoramic shot

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ShuchiJ12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This fort in Goa has so much to see. Starting from the lighthouse to the prison cells to the exquisite view of the Arabian sea, its simply beautiful. Although, what remains now are just unpainted remains of the rocks, it is an important place of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ElroseSilva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably worth an hour or so of your holiday, not much more. Just the walls remain; little, if any, artifacts.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank patglynn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever you are in Goa specially north goa you will sometime would like to visit this place. It has perfect view of the sea from the top and amazing old structure to have a look. Nice place

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chetan1087
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This fort is located on the Aguada-Siolim Road in Sinquerim (Candolim, Goa). Overlooking the vast expanse of blue waters in front of it, Fort Aguada is one of the most popular tourist destinations of Goa. The confluence of the Mandovi River and the Arabian Sea...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ashok_shrikhande
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Due to lack of tourist sightseeing places in goa, such forts are popular with first-timers, but its decent enough if you have time with you and got nothing else to do, the fort is just old remains of some historical fort, the scenic view from...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank khushsid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Views are nice. Good location for photography. It could be hot in afternoon so try to reach early. Carry water.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RaviChopra
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Bougainvillea Guest House Goa
557 reviews
.29 miles away
Aguada Anchorage - The Villa Resort
273 reviews
.43 miles away
Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa, Goa
2,853 reviews
.59 miles away
Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa
2,996 reviews
.65 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 11 nearby restaurants
178 reviews
.66 miles away
Tony`s Shack
193 reviews
.60 miles away
381 reviews
.42 miles away
Marbella' Guest House
18 reviews
.28 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3 nearby attractions
Sinquerim Beach
787 reviews
.72 miles away
The Cabo Palace
51 reviews
.72 miles away
Fort Aguada Lighthouse
476 reviews
.04 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Srinivas K
7 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
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
20 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from ip_BUN | Reviewed this property |
Before the sun really starts beating