Daman and Diu | India
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Daman is categorised as Beachside

Sunset at Fort of St Jerome (Nivalink Trip Dated - 17 May 2015)
Fort of St Jerome (Nivalink Trip Dated - 17 May 2015)
Views from Fort of St Jerome (Nivalink Trip Dated - 17 May 2015)
Church of Bom Jesus (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2014)
Fort of St Jerome (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2014)
Garden near Devka Beach (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2014)
Sunset at Devka Beach (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2014)
Kids Recreation area at Mirasol Lake (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2014)
Mirasole Lake (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2014)
Moti Daman - Jhampore Beach
Mirasol Waterpark
Devka Beach

Reasons to Visit
  • Daman is Union territory situated just 15 km from Vapi, a border town on Gujarat-Maharashtra Border.
  • Daman was an erstwhile Portuguese colony and now a thriving industrial hub, a beach resort and a popular local getaway.
  • Daman thrives because of Alcohol Prohibition in neighboring Gujarat. There are wine shops attached to the Gujarat-Daman check post and the entire basis of its existence is based on cheap liquor (Tax free) and meals
  • Guests from Mumbai (Maharashtra), Vapi, Valsad, Surat and other cities in Gujarat visit Gujarat on weekends.
  • Saturday evenings are full of beachside live music where thousands of guests dine with loud live music around (Mainly Indian Film songs).
  • Devka beach where these hotels are situated is dark in colour and rocky in places and not good for swimming.
  • Jhampore Beach across the river at Moti Daman is more idyllic with casurina trees lines right next to the beach and and is good for a walk.
Know It
  • Alcohol prohibition in rest of Gujarat is not applicable at Daman, being a union territory
  • Beach Getaways in and around Gujarat"Daman is a union territory lies on the edge of Gujarat / Maharashtra border and is a very popular beach getaway for cities of South Gujarat. Gujarat has liquor prohibition and Daman being union territory has cheap liquor available freely contributes a lot to this popularity. Daman beaches (except Jhampore) are dark and rocky and not suitable for swimming. "
  • Beachside Getaways North of Mumbai 100-200 kms"Daman is the most popular local getaway in the area having many hotels right on the beach. Daman has Hotels, waterparks and destination resorts for all segments of getaway seekers."
Access Information

Daman has 6 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

Type of HotelsCount
Adventure / Camp1

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2 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Daman

Getaway (1-3 nights)1
Short Break (4-6 nights)1

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List of Holidays for Daman


  • Daman Getaway (2 Nights)

Short Break

  • Daman Silvassa Break (4 Nights)

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Daman has 7 Transport services that can be booked online. Click here for reviewing and booking them.

Day Sightseeing

ServicesRates Starting From
Day Daman SightseeingRs. 1526

Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Central Mumbai and DamanRs. 6689
Pickup/Drop between Mumbai Western Suburbs and DamanRs. 5516
Pickup/Drop between Navi Mumbai and DamanRs. 3445
Pickup/Drop between South Mumbai and DamanRs. 7628
Pickup/Drop between Thane and DamanRs. 6102

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Vapi Railway Station and DamanRs. 1056

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Daman has Add Ons approved and listed with Nivalink.

4 Travel Ideas listed for Daman. Click here for reviewing them.

Destination Ideas

  • Daman Getaway

Stay Ideas

  • Mirasol Waterpark
  • Mirasol Waterpark and Lake Resort
  • The Deltin Daman experience

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Fort of St Jerone is a heritage site overlooking the Damanganga river and Arabian Sea. Only some parts of the Fort are still remaining.
    Heritage Site
    Devka beach is a popular beach front in Daman where a lot of beach front hotels and restaurants are located. Beach here is dark in color and very touristy.
    View Point
    Sea or Ocean or Beach
    Church of Bom Jesus is part of Portuguese history of the Moti Daman area. The church of Bom Jesus was a parish church in the early days of the Portuguese rule. Church today is visited by tourists for its heritage character.
    Portuguese Church
    Mirasol Waterpark is a popular Lake, Restaurant and Waterpark near Devka Beach. Mirasol offer several rides, a large open area, a lake with boating and a popular restaurant.
    Rides, Theme Parks
    Boating, Waterpark
    Jhampore Beach is an idyllic beach with casuarina trees around in Moti Daman area
    View Point
    Sea or Ocean or Beach

Destinations within reach from Daman

  • Vapi ( 10 Km )

    Vapi is an industrial town located on Mumbai-Ahmedabad Highway and access point to visit Daman and more

  • Kalay ( 12 Km )

    Kalay is a beachfront at 12 kms from Nani Daman, few kms from Moti Daman (towards Nargol) and 13 more

  • Dadra ( 27 Km )

    Dadra is a getaway on outskirts of Gujarat and Maharashtra States borders and lies between Vapi more

  • Valsad ( 34 Km )

    Valsad is a coastal district town in South Gujarat and a major residential area. Around Valsad more

  • Silvassa ( 35 Km )

    Silvassa, situated 12 kms off Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway 8, is the capital city of the more

  • Talasari ( 37 Km )

    Talasari lies on the border of Maharashtra and Gujarat at 150 kms from Mumbai and is home to more

  • Umbergaon ( 40 Km )

    Umbergaon is a coastal hamlet on the Gujarat - Maharashtra border in Western India and home to more

  • Bordi ( 50 Km )

    Bordi is an idyllic beachfront, 160 km North of Mumbai surrounded by fruit orchards (lot of Chikoo more

  • Khanvel ( 56 Km )

    Khanvel is a getaway on outskirts of Gujarat and Maharashtra States at 146 km from Mumbai and 45 more

  • Dudhani ( 58 Km )

    Dudhani is a large lake formed on Madhuban Dam reservoir located on the border of Gujarat, more

  • Dahanu ( 74 Km )

    Dahanu and Bordi are idyllic beachfronts, 150 / 160 km North of Mumbai. Both spot are idyllic more

  • Manor ( 85 Km )

    Manor situated on the banks of the Vaitarna River, Manor is the gateway on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad more

  • Dabhosa ( 86 Km )

    Dabhosa Waterfall is a perennial waterfall, 20 kms on the Jawahar - Silvassa Route. It is a nature more

  • Boisar ( 100 Km )

    Boisar is an Industrial town at about 100 kms North of Mumbai around which there are farmstays more

  • Surat ( 125 Km )

    Surat is a large bustling tier-I city and one of the fastest growing cities in India. It is a hub more

  • Arnala ( 136 Km )

    Arnala is a local beach getaway on outskirts of Western suburbs of Mumbai and accessible 1.5 hour more

  • Dang ( 140 Km )

    Dang is a thickly wooded area renowned for its Tribal heritage and visited enroute Saputara or as more

  • Nashik ( 145 Km )

    Nashik is 180 km from Mumbai and 220 km from Pune and a major Industrial hub for a variety of more

  • Khodala ( 150 Km )

    Khodala is a hillside hamlet (1800 ft asl) between Jahwar and Nashik. Khodala offers calm & quiet more

  • Thane ( 160 Km )

    Thane is satellite township of Mumbai, which is now seamlessly integrated with Central Suburbs of more

  • Panvel ( 193 Km )

    Panvel is just on outskirts of Satellite Township of Navi Mumbai and outskirts of Panvel lie a few more

  • Matheran ( 210 Km )

    Matheran (2500 ft) is renowned for its heritage train. Matheran is perhaps the only hill station more

  • Khopoli ( 230 Km )

    Khopoli is an industrial town on the NH-4 (Mumbai - Pune - Bangalore highway) at 80 kms from more

  • Pen ( 231 Km )

    Pen is an Industrial area on the National Highway 17, about 32 km south of Panvel at 80 kms more

  • Pune ( 300 Km )

    Pune is traditionally the cultural capital of Maharashtra and now a major Software / IT / ITES / more

  • Anand ( 305 Km )

    Anand is renowned for being the home of AMUL Milk co-operative. Its also where Madhubhan Resorts more

  • Nadiad ( 313 Km )

    Nadiad is set at 60 kms from Ahmedabad on the NH-08 (Ahmedabad - Vadodara highway) in close more

  • Khalghat ( 437 Km )

    Khalghat is a local geaway at 80 kms from Indore situated on the banks of Narmada River and NH 3 more

  • Jhabua ( 444 Km )

    Jhabua is a tribal hamlet on the Vadodara -Dhar road at 200 kms from Vadodara and 85 kms from more

  • Dhar ( 521 Km )

    Dhar is best-visited enroute to Mandu. It is visited for Fadke Studio, which is basically a statue more

  • Indore ( 528 Km )

    Indore is commercial capital of State of Madhya Pradesh and access point for pilgrimages to more

  • Ratlam ( 531 Km )

    Ratlam is an important railhead on the border of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh offering access to more

  • Kolhapur ( 537 Km )

    Kolhapur is situated 240 km South of Pune is a transit stay option on the Pune – Goa / Pune – more

  • Rajkot ( 546 Km )

    Rajkot, the commercial capital of region of Saurashtra region in North West Gujarat. Rajkot is a more

  • Solapur ( 565 Km )

    Solapur is base for visiting known Pandharpur temple, Tulja Bhawani and Akkalkot pilgrm centres more

  • Udaipur ( 586 Km )

    Udaipur is the Lake city of Rajasthan. Udaipur has now become an ex-Ahmedabad getaway and a more

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
Daman TownFew hundre meters from Daman beach and here a few business hotels are located catering to business travellers to industrial units of DamanBusiness-
Devka Beach4 kms from Daman town is a stretch of beach where a number of beachside hotels are stacked one next to another. Beach is patchy and having dark sand color.Holiday/Getaway3
Kadaiya Village4 kms from Nani Daman where Mirasol lake Resort and Waterpark are located. Beach is less than 1 km away.Getaway1
VarkundVarkund lies on Vapi - Daman Road, 5 kms from short of Nani Daman beach area and 3 kms from Mirasol area. Deltin, a luxury getaway resort has come up in Varkund area.Getaway1
Moti DamanMoti Daman is a quieter heritage area of Daman fearing Moti Daman Fort and Jhampore beach (the best beach in Daman)Getaway1
Nearest Airport in Daman
  • Surat Airport ( STV ) , Surat-125 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Daman
  • Vapi ( VAPI ), Vapi-10 Kms
Recommended travel connections to Daman from Major Cities.

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