Daman & Diu are two different areas, demographically situated inside the state of Gujarat. Daman is a little area between the State of Maharashtra, Gujarat and the Arabian Sea. It is blessed with the very best natural resources and beauty. Daman, in true sense presents a posy of attractions and a wide choice for shopping. The leather products, bamboo mats, handmade articles and baskets are sure to make a shopaholic drop with joy.
Diu is a small island in the Arabian Sea, close to the port of Veraval, linked by two bridges to the mainland. Chassi is its chief river. This tiny island of breeze, beauty and serenity situated off the southern tip of the Saurashtra peninsula of Gujarat, lapped by the Arabian Sea.
State: Daman and Diu
Languages: Gujarati, English
Best Season: October to April
Weather: Summer 18 to 37°C, Winter 10 to 32°C
STD code: 396210
How to reach
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.