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Bekal Fort

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National Highway | Nearest Railway Station : Pallikare, or Kanhangad:13km, Kasaragod, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Built about 300 years ago, Bekal Fort is considered as one of the largest and most preserved fort in Kerala. It is located about 65 km from Mangalore in the Bekal Village of Kasaragod district of Kerala. Narrating a story of its past, the fort...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BalkrishnaShroff
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is best location for 1.Movie shooting 2.One day outing 3.Pre wedding shooting/Post wedding shooting Many kannada malayalam and even hindi (bombay) movie shooted here. When to visit: Best visit early in the morning ie 8 AM or else visit after 3 . The entry...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank mkumbala
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

Just an hour of driving distance from Mangalore, was this place is a must visit. As this place is huge and not much of shade inside, carry caps or umbrellas. Plan enough time to get a feel of this place . View from this place...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Prasanna321
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Srikanth and Me explored this place on one of the drives to the State of Kerala. The place is pleasing to the eyes and is quite vast to cover and one needs decent steps to cover the whole place and it is good to enter...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ravdarknite
Reviewed 26 November 2018

This fort was made very popular through the Uyire song from the movie Bombay. Bekal fort is around 16 kms from Kasaragod and by the Arabian sea. The fort is open for public from 8 AM to 5:30 PM. There is an entry fee of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Karthik R
Reviewed 26 November 2018

The fort is beside the beach. Views are spectacular. There is a good walk around the fort and then a trek down to see the sea and trek back up. Evening would be better to visit as it is hot. But they close early. So...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Lavanash
Reviewed 23 November 2018

I visited this fort during our bike ride to Ranipuram. The Fort looks awesome by Sea beside it. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Hemanth S
Reviewed 15 November 2018

The Bekal Fort is a picturesquely beautiful 300 years old fort on the Kasargod sea beach. Several movie songs have been shot here including the famous "Tu hi re" in "Bombay". However, there aren't many activities to do and might be challenging for senior citizens...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DDBanerjee
Reviewed 8 November 2018

bekal fort is biggest fort of kerala which is constucted beside of sea.if you are keralite or native of kasaragod then you must visit bekal.because bekal fort is something special.its structure,its each point and each forts are unpredicteble.you will take half an hour for to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank junaid nousha i
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Kasaragod is located 63Km from Mangalore and I rented a bike from royal brothers to reach fort. Post Karnataka border the highway is single road and dangerous considering reckless Kerala drivers. Fort is located on sea shore offering great views but be prepared to heat...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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12 September 2017|
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Response from pallaviashok | Reviewed this property |
You can go to the beach near Bekal fort. You can also go to the backwaters and take a boat ride. Being in Bekal and taking long walks itself is beautiful and calming. No need to tick the attractions on the list.
12 September 2017|
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Response from Anoop5323 | Reviewed this property |
KASARAGOD TOUR – THE BEST BEACHES, BACKWATERS, SHRINES AND OTHER TOURIST PLACES Kasaragod is often named as land of Lords and Forts and one of the most beautiful districts in Kerala state endowed with 9 rivers (out of a... More
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24 December 2016|
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Response from nikhilrajnair | Reviewed this property |
Yes the bekal fort is open in all days. But the Gate will close before 5:30 pm. please reach before 5:30 pm