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Diu Fort

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Diu Fort in Diu

This massive, well-preserved Portuguese fort with its double moat (one tidal) must once have been impregnable, but sea erosion and neglect are leading to a slow collapse. Cannonballs litter the place, and the ramparts have a superb array of cannons. There are several small chapels, one holding engraved tombstone fragments.
Part of the fort also serves as the island’s jail.

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Location:
Diu
India
Ticket / Cost / Expenses:
NA
Time people usually spend here:
2 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
20.7150307°N, 70.9937273°E
Distance from Diu to Diu Fort
-- km
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Opening and Closing Timings:

Monday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Thursday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Sunday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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Read traveller's reviews about Diu Fort..

Overall Rating:4.4

reviews
  '5' out of 5
"It is one of the best places in west of india. Where you can chill out with friends, family. Best timings.. Sunrise/sunset"
  '4' out of 5
"Thanks to Dheeraj Bhai ......v enjoyed it very much....."
  '5' out of 5
"Ilha di calma...."
  '4' out of 5
"Very picturesque Fort. Can easily spend two to three hours admiring the concrete settings and cannons. The sea from all sides and bright sunlight cannot keep the camera at rest. "
  '4' out of 5
"Quite huge. So mane place to wander. Around couple hours will it take to complete visit. Some places maintenance needed. Overall good experience. No fee inside. "

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Content of this page was last updated at Sep 4, 2016