At a distance of 60 km from Panjim Kadamba Bus Stand, 56 km from Vasco Da Gama Railway Station and 27 km from Margao Railway Station, The Cabo De Rama Acropolis is anchored in South Goa. This is one of the prime attractions in South Goa.
Cabo de Rama Acropolis is aswell accepted as The Cape of Rama. The acropolis derives its name from Rama, the hero of the ballsy Ramayana backward actuality with his wife during their 14 years of exile. The Acropolis was aboriginal active by Hindu rulers who advance their authority all over India. The cape is crowned by a acropolis which was originally a Hindu anatomy and rebuilt by the Portuguese in 1763 afterwards accepting it from the Maratha King of Sonda. The Acropolis has abundant defenses complete with a moat, abode and several bastions. Abounding of the bastions still accept ample cannons lying broadcast aloft them. The acropolis has a able-bodied and two springs from which algid and hot baptize acclimated to appear from two altered nozzles. The Acropolis aswell houses a ample baptize catchbasin with rock accomplish bottomward into it. Aswell aural the Acropolis are charcoal of barrio that may accept been acclimated are abode for the troops stationed at the fort.
This Acropolis was invaded by abounding armies at altered periods of time and has witnessed abundant battles decidedly argosy ones. It was acclimated as a bastille till 1955 afterwards it was taken over by the British from 1792 to 1813. The capital access has been adequate and chicken done but the acropolis now lies in ruins.
Inside the Cabo de Rama Fort, there is the abbey of Santo Antonio which is in accomplished action and is still acclimated by devotees. The white abbey and the atramentous acropolis accommodate a accurate account of abrupt contrast. Cabo De Rama acropolis gives a beauteous appearance of the sea from the western side.
Timings: 9 am to 5 message on all days.