Daman and Diu Beaches

Daman and Diu Beaches forms an integral part of the tourism industry of the Union Territory. Nagoa, Devka and Jampore Beach are some of the famous beaches of Daman and Diu that attracts tourists from the different parts of the world.

The Nagoa Beach is a secluded area which is fringed with palm trees. It is one of the most beautiful beaches of the country and is situated about 20 minutes from Diu. Nagoa Beach is a shoe-shaped beach which is about 2 kilometers from one end to the other. Tourists can also enjoy swimming at the Nagoa Beach of Daman and Diu.

Devka Beach is another beautiful tourist spot in Daman and Diu. It is situated in the north of Daman and has a long shore line. The beach also houses an amusement park which is known for its multi-colored fountains. The amusement park at the beach is the favorite spot for kids, where they can enjoy pony rides and swimming.

Besides, the tourists can also unwind themselves at Jampore beach which is situated near Gujarat in the southern fringe of the Union Territory. The broad and even beach line and the quiet solitude of the the beach makes it one of the most popular sites for sightseeing in the Union Territory. It is noteworthy that the department of Tourism of Daman and Diu has also set up picnic platforms, sun shades and benches.

Tourists willing to explore the beaches of Daman and Diu can also visit the Chakratirth, Gomatimala, Kevdi and Goghla beaches. These beaches are located at Diu and are known for their beauty and tranquility.

Devka Beach

Devka Beach is one of the most popular tourist sites in Daman and Diu. The long shore-line and the amusement park housed in the beach attracts tourists from the different parts of the world. The tourists can enjoy swimming and pony ride of the sandy beach. It is noteworthy that the beach has some rocky formations under the sea. Therefore, the tourists who are not familiar with the beach should be careful while swimming. The Devka Beach in Daman and Diu is known to possess a beautiful amusement park with musical fountains. The musical fountains of the park draw old and young alike. The park seems to be an ideal spot for picnicking. In fact, every weekend a large number of tourists come to the park to relax and rejuvenate their spirits.

Besides, the park provides an enchanting site during festivals. The amusement park at the Devka Beach is illuminated on festive occasions. Many tourists come to the park to enjoy during the festivals of Daman and Diu.

The amusement park of the Devka Beach at Daman and Diu also possesses many food joints and hotels. The hotels and food joints adds delight to holidaying at the park. Moreover, the beach is located at a walking distance to the park. Taxis and auto rickshaws are also available at the park to help the tourists reach the beach in no time.

Jampore Beach

Jampore Beach seems to be the ideal location for the tourists longing for tranquility and serenity. The Jampore Beach is an isolated tourists spot situated near the Gujarat border in the southern part of Daman. The beach provides an ideal location for picnicking under the shade of Casurina plantain.

Situated about 6 kilometers from Daman, Jampore Beach is the most popular sites in the Union Territory. The tourists can commune with nature at this tranquil site of Daman. The tourists can also enjoy swimming at the beach. Moreover, the travelers visiting Jampore Beach in Daman and Diu can also walk on the soft sands of the beach during low tide.

The best time to visit the Jampore Beach at Daman and Diu is between September and May. The beach is well connected all the major towns and cities with an excellent network of roadways, railways and airways. Jampore Beach of Daman and Diu is situated about 67 kilometers from Ahmedabad, 93 kilometers from Mumbai and 763 kilometers from Diu. The nearest airport and railhead are Mumbai and Vapi respectively.

Last Updated on: 3rd April 2013