Daman & Diu

Introduction

Daman & Diu can boast of a rich and multi - faced cultural heritage. Dance and Music are very much part of the daily life of Damanite. Here is a true fusion of cultures - tribal, urban, European and Indian.This ornate amalgam is reflected in the traditional dances of Daman. Various Portuguese dances are well preserved and still widely presented.Tribal dances with caustic social comments are much in vogue.


Area 130 Sq.km
Capital Daman
Language Gujarati, Marathi, English
Rainfall __ mm average yearly
Best Time to Visit Octobar to March

How to get there

  1. Air :-Nearest Airport is Mumbai. Domestic and International flights are available.
  2. Road:-Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Hihghway No. 8 connects Daman via Vapi.Mumbai - 193 Kms, Ahmedabad - 367 Kms.
  3. Rail:-The nearest railhead is Vapi.

Places to Visit


Fort of Moti Daman Fort of Nani Daman Nani Daman Devka Beach
Jampore Beach Diu Fort Forte do mar  


Shopping

A good cool shopping area for foreign goods, called Foreign Market, is situated in the middle of the Daman town.

Accommodation


Hotel Cidade De Daman Hotel Miramar Hotel Sandy Resort Hotel Kohinoor
Hotel Sovereign Diu Fort Silver Sand Beach Resort