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Diu Fort

Diu Coast, Diu, India
+91 2875 252 653
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Good Aesthetics

Being Sr. Citizen, could observe only from inside the car. Commentary from guide helped. Younger... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Sudhir B
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Nice Fort

This is a nice fort but do not visit in summers. A portugese architecture, must vivit if you are in... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
ASTHA G
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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.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Diu Coast, Diu, India
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Being Sr. Citizen, could observe only from inside the car. Commentary from guide helped. Younger persons not averse to walking, should enjoy from the higher places in the fort. Excellent sea view all around.

Thank Sudhir B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is a nice fort but do not visit in summers. A portugese architecture, must vivit if you are in Diu

Thank ASTHA G
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

500 year old Fort. No entry tickets. Houses a working jail. No museum or collections inside. Visit early in the morning or late evening if visiting in summer.

Thank Maulik B
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

A great fort which depicts how the Portuguese culture influenced architecture in the union territory

Thank 40BABA
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

This fort is very good and looks like being used by police. No photography allowed and no visit in evening hours allowed. If you are planning to visit please plan appropriately.

1  Thank nkmantri
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Very impressive fort and well preserved. Definitely worth spending a couple of hours here. Great views out to the sea.

Thank LizzieMary181
Reviewed 26 April 2017

There is not much to see in the fort - maybe they are about to renovate, that's why. I expected a museum and more explanation about the place and history.

Thank Eva R
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This a big old fort with a acting jail winhich is still working with light tower enjoyed a lot we had a very good view of both sides

Thank Nitin955
Reviewed 23 April 2017

you can have a great view of whole diu and you can get best pictures from this place. Nothing fancy only one time watch place.

Thank drraviamc
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Extensive, multi layered, multi environment, great architecture, sea views, ramparts triple defense and double moat walls, charming architecture, seems like it was abandoned just yesterday, discarded cannon strewn around, bats in darker spaces, and a small prison within the complex, a church, cistern, tank, various...More

Thank thegardenchair
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tejagrawal
23 June 2017|
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Response from Babai12330492456 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea sorry.
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tejagrawal
23 June 2017|
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Response from singh_30in | Reviewed this property |
Yes It is open in rainy season.
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SamirPathak
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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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