Goa is the first choice at the point of view of tourism. Here tourist can see the beautiful beaches and other places. Alorna Fort is one of the old and famous tourist place of Goa.
Location : Alorna Fort is located at Alorna village of Goa. Nearest town Mapusa is located just 30 Kms from this fort. It is also located just 31 kms from the capital city of Goa, Panaji.
About Alorna Fort
Alorna Fort is also known as Halarn fort. This is a Old and historical fort of Goa. In the 17th century, Bhonsles of Sawantwadi was built this Fort. This fort is built with high defense mechanisms. Main purpose to built this fort is defend against the Maratha attacks. This fort is located on the banks of the Chapora river.
History of Alorna Fort
In year 1746, Alorna Fort was captured by Marquis of Castello Novo. At this time fort had four guns.