ST. ANGELO FORT, KANNUR

World India Kerala Kannur St. Angelo Fort
3.0 ( 1 )
Rate this destination

The St. Angelo Fort also known as Kannur Fort or Kannur Kotta was constructed in 1505 by the first Portuguese Viceroy, Don Francesco de Almeida. The Dutch however captured the fort In 1663 and They modernised the fort and built the bastions Hollandia, Zeelandia and Frieslandia which are the major features of the present structure. Later they sold it to Ali Raja of Kannur. In 1790 the British seized control over the fort and renovated it and made it their most important military station in Malabar.

The St. Angelo fort is in the Cannanore Cantonment area and is a protected monument under the Archaeological Survey of India. Its a popular tourist attraction and can be visitied everyday from, 8 AM to 6 PM.

Current Weather Forecast


Light Rain
25° C
18/08

26 - 23 ° C
19/08

27 - 23 ° C
20/08

27 - 23 ° C
21/08

26 - 23 ° C

THINGS TO KNOW

Category
Heritage, Fort, Monument
Languages
Malayalam & English
Altitude
9m
Best time to visit
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Nearby railway stations
Nearby Airports
India Kerala St. Angelo Fort

TRAVEL TIPS (0) Recent

Write a travel tip
POST
Be the first to give a tip or leave a comment
Get Routes
travel guide
places to see
Between 0 to 100 kms
All Categories
Adventure
Hills
Jungle
Beaches
Art & History
Religious
Sort by

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

places to see
From  ₹ 1950 2 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 5500 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 32500 9 Days
places to see
Chadar Trek
 Zanskar/Ladakh
From  ₹ 18500 9 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 6800 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 2940 3 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 1500 2 Days
places to see
Heritage Food Walk in Shivajinagar
 Shivajinagar, Bengaluru
From  ₹ 1490 3 Hours