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Diu Travel Guide: 10 reviews and 12 photos

Portuguese Settlement

You find Diu to have some different architecture as it was settled by the Portugese. There is a nice fort right near the main town. There are quite a few white sand beaches. Ask the locals about safety before going in though. When I was in Diu there were alot of sea snakes dead on the beach!

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Great Beaches!
  • Cons:To many Sea Snakes!
  • In a nutshell:Great place to relax!
  • Last visit to Diu: Jan 1985
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • Bwana_Brown's Profile Photo
    Feb 14, 2004 at 10:56 AM

    Amazing what the Portugese did all those hundreds of years ago! Great page - still fishing as always, I see!!

  • nigelw6443's Profile Photo
    Sep 5, 2003 at 8:00 AM

    I came across a few sea snakes in Goa too! Did you make it to the National Park in Gujurat?

  • dinhyen's Profile Photo
    Aug 4, 2003 at 9:47 AM

    Sea snakes are the most venomous in the world! I bet you didn't go swimming here.

  • ouchh's Profile Photo
    Jun 28, 2003 at 1:04 PM

    that local guy is your friends? I don't know if he look friendly or not.

  • dr.firas's Profile Photo
    Jun 19, 2003 at 12:51 AM

    Scott! Renting a bike is my favorite way to discover places!

  • MEdelmann's Profile Photo
    Mar 7, 2003 at 11:19 AM

    Wow, so cheap here?

  • yeah_baby's Profile Photo
    Feb 18, 2003 at 12:33 PM

    1.25 US wow that's cheap! U been everywhere!

  • sim1's Profile Photo
    Feb 16, 2003 at 8:56 AM

    Going biking here! Great! Never thought of that! Hahaha, I thought the Dutch were the only ones on a bike, LOL The dead sea snakes don't sound so good though!

  • Waalewiener's Profile Photo
    Jan 24, 2003 at 7:23 PM

    Good advice Scott, it's cheap there .

  • acemj's Profile Photo
    Jan 2, 2003 at 12:18 PM

    A buck 25! Wow. And free fishing poles! Cool.


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