About Anjengo FortAnjengo Fort is one of the historical places to visit in Varkala. The majestic architectural marvel is located on the secluded realms of the Varkala Beach. The Fort has backwaters on the other side, and the charm of the location is elevated with the coconut grooves added to the shorelines.
The historic Anjengo Fort is said to be the first trade settlement used by the East India Company in Kerala. Anjengo or Anjuthengu was a small stretch of land, and when fort got its names, there were five coconut trees around the area.
The calm surrenders of the historically relevant Fort make for a beautiful picnic spot or a location to get mesmerised into the fishermen diligently going about their work, following the age-old traditions and customs.
Location: Anchuthengu, Kerala 695309
Timings: 9:00 am to 6:30 pm.