Chapora Fort: A Detailed Travel Guide For You!

Written By

Gopika VC

Chapora Fort is the most popular tourist attraction in North Goa. Chapora Fort is among the oldest forts in Goa to visit.

North Goa's Chapora Fort is located in the Chapora village next to the Chapora River in Bardez Taluka.


In Goa the climate is tropical, with summers from March to June that are typically hot and humid. And until September, it has monsoons with moderate to high rainfall.

Climatic Conditions

The best time to visit Chapora Fort is between October and February, when the weather is beautiful and the people friendly.

Best Time to Visit 

Due to its proximity to various beaches, including Anjuna, Vagator, and Morjim, it provides enjoyable activities such as parasailing, jet skiing, and boat trips.

Tourists Attractions

Water Sports

Scuba diving and snorkeling are safe in the Arabian Sea near shore. Ocean lovers should visit and participate.

Scuba Diving and Snorkelling

Chapora Fort  is built in the 17th century.  It was utilized to defend the land from the Maratha Empire, as it offers little protection from the sea.

Chapora Fort is one of the rare locations offering free admission from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.