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Portuguese Strength hold

The fort is on the coastal edge. An example of Portuguese strength as they rule this territory from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joyienjoy
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Nashik, India
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A ali e of history

The place is not in a good shape need some heavy renovation , need some signboard in places to know... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
koushikc6
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Kolkata (Calcutta), 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.
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Diu Coast, Diu, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fort is on the coastal edge. An example of Portuguese strength as they rule this territory from 1537-1961. There are lot of view points which you can climb and get a good view of Arabian sea. The sad part was to see the walls...More

Thank joyienjoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Diu has nothing much to offer and same with the Diu fort. If you are in Diu, do visit the fort but its'not something for which one should visit Diu. Free entry, almost no maintenance. Only good thing is sea views around from top of...More

Thank Asheesh V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is near market and sea. place is good to visit. only 40-50 minutes enough to visit. enjoy photography with best view of sea. good place but needs more maintenance.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is not in a good shape need some heavy renovation , need some signboard in places to know the history.

Thank koushikc6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is located at the far end of diu and provides some best views for photography.Needs lot of stamina to cover the entire complex.This place is maintained well and has a nice view of the sea

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at this place at 2pm and temperature was arround 37deg and we're scared about visit in hot weather. But when we visited fort, it was cool time as it is situated on height covering three sides from sea. Many canons and Canon balls...More

Thank jvjitu1981
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Diu fort is historical place. Very amaze location. You will find some ancient things. Actually location is attractive because it's situated near beach. You can see & enjoy the whole city view on Some points of fort from the height. It's a Big Fort of...More

Thank Pinkal01
Reviewed September 30, 2018

The Diu Fort, located on the East End of the Diu Island provides some of the best views in Diu. Entry to the fort is free. Photography is permitted. There is a large parking space for cars and bikes. The fort has a quaint jetty...More

Thank gangolli
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

A good place for taking photos. We took a guide for INR 250 which was a waste as the dude hardly gave any information. One can just read up about the Portugese rule in Diu and the significance of the port online before going. Worth...More

Thank PPranav1980
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We went there many times. Really enjoyable place. A must visit for all who visits Diu. The place is historic, you can explore different things here, and a good place to take pictures.

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Dhaval T
January 1, 2018|
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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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Yes It is open in rainy season.
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