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Dominican Monastery

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Another place full of atmosphere

I am not sure if we were really allowed on the premises, but the gate seemed open. You can wander... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gerson v
Freising, Germany
Well-maintained Archaeological Site

The Dominican Monastery is a well-maintained archaeological site in Moti Daman. Located inside the... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2018
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Near Fort with Our Lady of Purification, Daman 396220, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not sure if we were really allowed on the premises, but the gate seemed open. You can wander around and use your imagination how the Portuguese were living here and apply work and pray.

Thank gerson v
Reviewed March 14, 2018

The Dominican Monastery is a well-maintained archaeological site in Moti Daman. Located inside the Daman Fort, it can be a little tricky to find. For rought directions to this place, you can take the lane that runs parallel to the left-hand side of the Bom...More

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Reviewed November 30, 2017

It really looks like the photos that you see in newspapers or magazines, nice one, especially when weather is amazing. One should visit this one.

Thank NikunjP181
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Very difficult to locate this tourist spot. Was lucky as a local gentleman guided us toward this tourist spot. As it was past 6:00 pm., the gates were closed. Did a walk around from outside the ruins. Did manage a decent photo shoot. Although in...More

Thank vmtrek_travel
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Tourists can see the ruins of the Dominican Monastery and beautifully decorated altar with floral motifs carved on stone.This place attracts especially Catholic worshippers.

Thank khan25kareena
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Dominican monistry is very nice place in Daman. This is peaceful, beautiful and greenery place and also different.

Thank Sonal P
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Dominican monastery is good place and architecture are very good. Well maintained. I like to visit here.

Thank viral06
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

The location is not easily traceble. There are no sign boards available on the road. We had to take help of Google maps to reach the same. It is walking distance from the main church in Moti Daman.

Thank sandeepjainrocks
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

The tourism Daman board suggest that the monastery was a great seat of theological learning once upon a time, but it declined gradually. Today all you have are few remaining ramparts of the glorious past. Do drop in when visiting the fort. The glimpse of...More

Thank BhawaniPathania
Reviewed September 24, 2016

It is in total ruins. It must have been such a wonderful, peace, quite and calm place at one time. I loved it although it is in ruins and felt sad at the same time. Another Portuguese built.

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