Observation Tower is among the noteworthy features of Bekal Fort
, the largest and the best-preserved fort in Kerala
. This tower is in the middle of the fort, and can be approached by a broad and wide flight of stairs. It rises to a height of 30 ft with a circumference of 80 ft at the base. The Observation Tower offers eye-catching view of the sea on three sides and the green landscape to the east.
Bekal Fort is situated 16 km south of Kasargod town. Kasargod Railway Station and Kasargod Bus Station help in the accessibility.