Find Tourist Places in Daman and Diu
The Daman and Diu region is a coastal union territory comprising of two areas which are divided by the Arabian sea and are approximately 650 km apart from each other by road. The union territory was earlier a part of Goa until 1987 when it was separated.
The former Portuguese colony is known for its breathtaking natural beauty and pristine environment. The monuments exhibiting Portuguese style of architecture are a sight to behold! These relics of the colonial past still enchant visitors with their haunting beauty and magnificence.
Diu Fort is a reminder of the Portuguese legacy; this fort is certainly worth a visit. Towards the west of the fort is situated the Diu town. The Naida Caves are a network of tunnels that lie on the periphery of the Diu Fort. The caves have natural openings that allow sunlight to light up the caves creating a surreal environment that is indeed a paradise for photographers! The Gangeshwar Mahadev Temple is located on the seashore; the temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and houses the Shivalingam that is continuously anointed with the sea waves! The Jalandhar Beach is associated with the Puranic demon Jalandhar; the beautiful beach is a popular tourist destination. The Basilica of Bom Jesus Church is a beautiful Church constructed in the 17th century. The Church is known for its beautiful Portuguese style of architecture, exquisitely decorated interiors, and carved doorway!
There are 29 tourist attractions in Daman and Diu. This is 1% of all tourist attractions listed in India. Top cities in Daman and Diu with popular tourist destinations are Diu, Daman and Jampore. The major types of tourist attractions listed here are landmarks and nature attractions. Then there is also amusement parks listed in Daman and Diu. You may find a list of all categories of Daman and Diu attractions on this page. Click on a category to find all attractions of Daman and Diu of that type.
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We have listed tourist places of Daman and Diu in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find all Daman and Diu attractions of that type.
- Amusement Parks (3)
- Water Parks (2)
- Museums (1)
- Natural History Museums (1)
- Nature Attractions (11)
- Beaches (7)
- Parks (4)
- Landmarks (14)