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   Daman & Diu is an Union Territory situated in the western part of India.  Daman lies about 193 km away from Mumbai. It is bound on the east by Gujarat, on the west by the Arabian Sea, on the north by the Kolak River, and on the south by Kalai river. The neighboring district of Daman is Valsad in Gujarat. Diu is an island connected by two bridges. The neighboring district of Diu is Junagadh of Gujarat. There are 2 Districts, 2 Panchayat Blocks, 14 Panchayat Villages, and 2 Cities in this Union Territory.

Roads:  The total length of roads in Daman and Diu are 191 km and 78 km respectively.

Railways:  There is no railway link with Daman and Diu. The Nearest railway station from Daman is Vapi on western railway on Mumbai-Delhi route. The nearest railway station from Diu is Delvada on meter-gauge.

Aviation:  There are airports both in Daman and Diu. Diu has been connected by air and there is regular air service from Mumbai to Diu.

Important tourist places in Daman are as under: Bom Jesus Church, Our Lady of Sea Church; Our Lady of Remedios Church; Forts of Moti Daman and Nani Daman; Jampore and Devka Beaches; Public Garden and Moti Daman Jetty, Pargola Garden, Moti Daman, Amusement Park, Devka; Damanganga Tourist Complex, Kachigam; Satya Sagar Udyan, Mirasol Garden, Mirasal Water Park.

In Diu, St. Paul's Church; Diu Fort and Panikota Fort; Nagoa and Chakratirth and Children's park at Ghoghla and Summer House are famous places of tourist interest.

 

 
Vicas Directory > Regional > Asia > India > Union Territory: Daman & Diu > Districts:

 

     1.  Diu District

    2.  Daman District  

 

Vicas Directory > Regional > Asia > India > Union Territory: Daman and Diu > Cities and Towns: 

S.No.

Place

Population

1.

Daman

35,770

2.

Diu

21,578

 

Vicas Directory > Regional > Asia > India > Union Territory: Daman and Diu  > Places of Interest:

 

 

http://www.daman.nic.in/tourism.asp

 

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