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Fortim-do-Mar

Diu Fort | 8 Km From Delwada Railway Station, Diu, India
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Old jail

Fortim do mar is good but no entry in this place. This is old jail and We can see only white... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
viral06
,
Surat, India
via mobile
Nice place but can't enter

Fortim-do-Mar is jail which made by Portuguese. We can not enter. Only we can see far from this... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Sonal P
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Surat, India
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Diu Fort | 8 Km From Delwada Railway Station, Diu, India
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Fortim do mar is good but no entry in this place. This is old jail and We can see only white building.

Thank viral06
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Fortim-do-Mar is jail which made by Portuguese. We can not enter. Only we can see far from this place.

1  Thank Sonal P
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This white coloured building is situated in the Diu fort.The fortess also has a Chapel of our lady of the sea and a lighthouse.It is hardly a few kilometers away from the main seashore and is easily accessible from the Diu airport.

Thank khan25kareena
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Fortim-do-Mar is a former diu Jail, built by Portuguese and is located exactly opp. to Diu fort. It is the middle in the sea, some 200 mtr from sea shore. Tourists are not allowed to visit this place. This structure now in dilapidated state.

1  Thank sanjayvora45
Reviewed 6 April 2017

No access to visit this place as located on an island off the coast of Diu.....but looks awesome from the fort. The place is also lit up during night which can viewed from the fort road coast.

1  Thank susanta n
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Good place to view from afar. You can't visit this place. Said to be dormer jail and couple of Bollywood movies were shot here (e.g Qayamat)

Thank samsamal
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Fortim-do-Mar is a former Diu Jail, built by Portuguese and is located exactly at the opening of the creek and has a small chapel devoted to Our Lady of the Sea and a lighthouse. Personal Note: Tourists are not allowed now to visit this place...More

Thank navneetaroraa
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is place which is restricted to visit from inside. You can take it view from outside. Its also visible from fort also.

Thank vps15
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The white coloured building in the midst of the sea is visible from the fort and can be reached by a motor boat. It has been closed to visitors. Shaped like a boat, it is very eye catching the white stone structure standing out against...More

Thank puchka
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The Paani Kothia is open for general public. A boat cruise around Diu harbour area, si what will get you closer for a good view of Fortim-do-Mar. This ws the place, where Portuguese kept prisoners and I feel, that the Govt should have made this...More

Thank Kilroy_Mariner
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tejagrawal
23 June 2017|
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Response from Kilroy_Mariner | Reviewed this property |
Public access not avbl to same. u can viee frm outside, via boat..thats abt it.
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