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Diu Fort

Diu Coast, Diu, India
+91 2875 252 653
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Imp place to visit

Nice historical place to visit. Although long walk but intresting.sorrounded by sea. Must visit... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
rajesh p
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Architectural treasure of India

Its a nice historic place to visit. Still a portion of it is being used as a sub jail. It was made... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2017
ND0777
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Shimla, 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.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Diu Coast, Diu, India
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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Nice historical place to visit. Although long walk but intresting.sorrounded by sea. Must visit place.

Thank rajesh p
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Its a nice historic place to visit. Still a portion of it is being used as a sub jail. It was made to protect the Portuguese population from the others. A self sustaining fort. Secure and disciplined with presence of police. Peace is here.

Thank ND0777
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Not very scenic or picturesque as far as forts go. On the bright side, it's free. It's a relaxing enough place to while away the afternoon hours, and get lost on the different pathways. Just don't expect too much in terms of amazing architecture or...More

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This fort was constructed around 15th century. From here you can see a superb photogenic view of sea. There is giant light house is inside the fort. Very nice fort not much clean and maintained.

Thank kvs05
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of the historic fort built by Portuguese during there visit to India..another special thing about this fort is that shooting of movie "qayamat" staring ajay devgan done here..it is a ok ok place as there is not much to see..avoid if you...More

Thank Sulabh J
Reviewed 2 February 2017

There is not much in this fort to see. I also felt that its not taken care of much. People as usual throw a lot of plastic around and deface the walls. I only found one nice place in the fort where you can spend...More

Thank Shashiks
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Diu Fort looks to be very old fort with some of very good point to see nature, specially where tanks are kept. There is zero entry fees and hence not properly maintained in terms of visual marks and display. Overall, must go place, if you...More

Thank Mudit A
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Situated on huge chunk of land on sea side now being utilised by Army, having morning drills etc.It is a good place for the tourists to find a glimpse of heritage site.

Thank Babai12330492456
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Not often do you find a fort that is in such a great shape as the Diu Fort. That is thanks to the fact that the Portuguese ruled Diu till 1961. It has a number of bastions, a host of well oiled cannons that look...More

Thank Soumyajit_DM
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Wow!! This is a must and mandatory place to visit when you visit Diu Island. I have never seen such a beautiful and big fort in my life. Sea view from the ocean is excellent. You'll be taking more number of selfies and photos for...More

Thank SingHem
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tejagrawal
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Response from Babai12330492456 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea sorry.
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Response from singh_30in | Reviewed this property |
Yes It is open in rainy season.
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Response from PradeepKumar-006 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is open during June, as we have also visited on 2nd. June, 2017.
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