St. Angelo Fort which is also known as Kannur Fort or Kannur, is located quite away from the town of Kannur, a city in Kerala is a fort facing the Arabian Sea. Today, St. Angelo’s Fort is a protected monument under the Archaeological Survey of India. The fort offers a fascinating view of the Moppila Bay and Dharmadom Island. The fort is located about 3 Km from Kannur city. The fort is one of great historical importance and tourist destination of Kerala State of India.
St. Angelo Fort on Google Map
Dharmadom Island, only 5 acres in area, is situated 100 meters away from the mainland in the Arabian Sea. The Moppila Bay is a natural fishing bay. A sea wall projecting from the fort separates the rough sea and inland water. Today, the bay has turned into a modern fishing harbor, developed under the Indo-Norwegian Pact. The St. Angelo Fort is now under Archaeological Survey of India.
How to Reach St. Angelo Fort
By Train– Kannur railway station is well connected to other railway station of the state and other cities of India
By Air– Kozhikode International Airport and Mangalore International Airport are the nearest airports to Kannur fort.
By Road– Kannur has an extensive road network that connect it with other cities of Kerala and other state.