Goa, Daman and Diu were under Portuguese rule till 1961, when it became a part of integral India. They were Union Territories of India till Goa was given the status of a state in the year 1987. Daman and Diu are still Union Territories of India. The Daman and Diu holiday packages include a visit to Daman to whose east is Gujarat, Arabian Sea to its west, to the north is the river Kolak and to the south is river Kalai. The island of Diu is connected by two bridges. Daman is a port while Diu is a small island whose area is less than 40 sq km. Diu is 786km away from Daman, which is 72 sq km.
Located on the coastline of the Arabian Sea, there are exotic beaches in both the places and they are included in the Daman and Diu holiday packages. Along the shore line is the Devka Beach. It is located in the north of Daman. There is a multi-colored fountain located in one of the most popular parks of Daman. The amusement park is located near the Gujarat border in the south of Daman. If you want to spend your holiday in tranquility and peace, then Jampore is the right place for you.
You can take a 20 minute drive from Diu to reach the Nagoa beach which is one of the most outstanding beaches in India. Running across from one end to the other it extends to a length of 2 km. This is a largely isolated and private beach which is surrounded by palm and coconut trees. The shape of the beach is like a shoe that makes it even more desirable. Swimming is the main sport of all the beaches. Nani Daman or small Daman is visited by most of the tourists and is included in the Daman and Diu holiday packages. Near the Daman jetty is the Gandhi Park, which is worth visiting. Then you can visit the Jain Temple which is located near the river and is a piece of art. The Fort of St Jerome popularly known as the Daman Fort is one of the places you must visit.
Great buildings of the Portuguese era serve as government buildings in Moti or big Daman. These gothic style buildings are great historical monuments. There is a 17th century Cathedral inside the Daman Fort. There are a number of churches that you must see during your visit to Daman. They are Our Lady of Sea Church, the Bom Jesus Church and Our Lady of Remedious Church. Diu has the famous St Paul's Church which you must visit. The St Thomas's Church in Diu has been converted into a museum. All these sites are included in the Daman and Diu holiday packages.
Sun set Point, Jallandhar and Chakratirth are the other beaches which you have to visit during your stay in Diu. The Daman Jetty is a place you must see. The Fortress of Panikotha is included in the Daman and Diu holiday packages. Then you can visit the Gangesvar Temple. The Jama Masjid in Diu is place which you have to visit. Apart from these there are a number of parks like the Children's Park, Public Garden, the Water Park and many others. The Summer House is of great tourist attraction.
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