The 17th century constructed Anjengo Fort also known as Anjuthengu Fort is one of the historical sites in Varkala. The fort is known for its historical prominence. The construction style of the fort needs special mention and attracts architectures around the globe. Presently, the fort is looked after by the National Heritage Monuments and the main attractions include the cemetery, beach and the lighthouse. The beauty of the fort, the historical significance, and its surroundings are a visual treat for sightseers. Also, Muthalapuzhi Lake is situated closer to the fort and interested travelers can plan a visit to the Lake as well.