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I visited the Diu fort for the second time in 7 years on 24th Jan 2019. We hired a guide called Mr... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nagpur, India
Large16th Century Portuguese fort.

Free entry to a large fort with views out to the smaller defence on an island in the estuary. Huge... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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.
Diu Coast, Diu, India
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Reviewed yesterday

nice place to visit but very old fort need to do some renovation and should be kept clean so tourist enjoy

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank yogesh4458
Reviewed 1 week ago

A piece of history of the Portuguese occupation in India. Quiet place with a beautiful view. A ne pas manquer

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jacques T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Diu fort for the second time in 7 years on 24th Jan 2019. We hired a guide called Mr Joshi who had fair amount of knowledge on the history of the fort and was humourous and witty. He explained us in his...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank girishkumarhargovind
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Diu fort is located within the city and is easily approachable. Free entry & Car parking. Fort has been maintained properly but general cleanliness needs to be improved.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vikas19962018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Free entry to a large fort with views out to the smaller defence on an island in the estuary. Huge walls with cannon and Chipmunks everywhere, which I thought were only found in N America. Snacks and drinks available at the entrance.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank robfuke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nothng much to watch. just wander of from one place to other. good for taking pictures. right next to the sea

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mfoodie_panda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fort is wonderful. You can see the intact architecture and read the history written on the gate of fort. Found it very interesting. However the place could have been a little more clean :) otherwise wonderful place!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jkundalia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well its a nice fort and a must visit attraction in Diu, Spend some quality time here in this fort. The history attached with this Fort is very rich

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 77Rajesh
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

He is very old historical Fort. As well very amazing place to get up photographs. Easy to reach and .love to roam around. I like this phone very very much and also from forth you can see a sea view.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mudra32
Reviewed January 6, 2019

The ancient history of the place was linked to several Kings and Dynasties. It consist different culture, political ups down and various social revolution.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thawaitrajkumar
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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
June 23, 2017|
Response from Babai12330492456 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea sorry.
June 23, 2017|
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Response from singh_30in | Reviewed this property |
Yes It is open in rainy season.