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Diu Fort

Diu Coast, Diu, India
+91 2875 252 653
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Fun Filled couple visit

Its a very beautiful fort surround by sea. The only thing to care for when visiting the fort is one... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
01rajesh
,
Anand, India
Best view of Diu

Undoubtedly the best view you will get in Diu. It's a very nice place to relax in evenings. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Shabbir117
,
Mumbai, India
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This fort was constructed by the Portuguese in 1535 A.D. and was one of their most important ones in Asia.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“light house” (74 reviews)
“arabian sea” (37 reviews)
“colonial rule” (9 reviews)
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Diu Coast, Diu, India
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"must visit place"
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"long walk"
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"nice place"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Its a very beautiful fort surround by sea. The only thing to care for when visiting the fort is one should carry umbrellas or cap especially when visiting during the noon time coz it is very hot. Also dnt forget to carry water bottles when...More

Thank 01rajesh
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Undoubtedly the best view you will get in Diu. It's a very nice place to relax in evenings. The fort is very well built with lots of historic importance. Lots of places inside where you can take beautiful pics. Must visit if you go to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thats a lovely fort, but I would recommend to read about it a bit before visiting... Go in evening or early morning

Thank Kamal K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing really to see by way of architecture, though a old fort , it houses the diu jail and has lots of canons still placed at strategic points. We didn't take a guide maybe hence we didn't get the proper history of the fort. Spend...More

Thank YashGoyal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well maintained. Did not find a guide service. Gives you some idea about the history of the place. Can still see some old cannons in the fort. Good amount of walking . Can easily spend an hour or 2 here.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Diu Fort gives a glimpse of the Portugese history which ensured its development before the British established their supremacy in our country. Some fabulous views of the city from the fort walls gives us a fairly good idea as to why the place was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the famous film quamaatt takeing shoot there, beautiful place 4 times visit , remember the last fight of that great film , maximum time of that picture shooting there, one of the best historical jail was it ,once a Portuguese times, great fort , love...More

Thank Sudip M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Diu, a small island with few Portuguese monuments a quaint location. Not much visited, neither publicised, should have been and preserved. Though clean and maintained, not much of architectural significance and no charges for entry

Thank Ranjan B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An experience that must be lived. You can imagine yourself protected by these walls on a medieval war. It is so imponent. And actually it gives the impression that people could live there permanently with their families if necessary. Be prepared to be there for...More

Thank Orlando B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Diu fort was one of the best attraction of Diu. Many tourist came here. So its a crowded place but still visit it. This takes approx one to two hours only so must visit it.

Thank Parth101
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Dhaval T
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Response from bomadg | Reviewed this property |
You can have alcohol...I don't think there is casino....but restaurants remain open for quite some time
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tejagrawal
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Yes It is open in rainy season.
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