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Diu Getaway (2 Nights)

Rajkot, Diu, Rajkot

for Family Traveller, Getaway Seeker

Holiday Overview

Ahmadpur Mandvi Beach
Diu Museum
Diu Fort
Fortress of Panikota
Goghla Beach
Nagoa Beach
Vanakbara

Diu Getaway is a getaway itinerary for Diu, a popular beach getaway in Saurashtra and visited from all major cities and town in Saurashtra and North Gujarat.

Route

Diu(2)

Summarised Itinerary
  • Day-1 Arrival at Rajkot. Travel to Diu. Evening beach visit.
  • Day-2 Sightseeing and activities around Diu
  • Day-3 Departure
Sightseeing Summary

Diu - Diu Museum (2.00 kms), St Pauls Church (3.00 kms), Diu Fort (3.00 kms), Nagoa Beach at Diu (4.00 kms), Ahmadpur Mandvi Beach (10.00 kms)

Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival - Rajkot Departure - Rajkot
Best Season to Travel
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
Popular Extensions to the Itinerary

Sasan Gir (Wildlife and Bird watching) is a popular extension option to combine with Diu.

Distances
  • Rajkot to Diu -216 kms (4.5 hrs)
  • Diu to Rajkot -216 kms (4.5 hrs)
Route

Rajkot - Diu(2) - Rajkot

Detailed Itinerary

Day-1 Arrival at Rajkot. Travel to Diu. Evening beach visit.  Arrival at Rajkot. Travel to Diu (276 kms - 4.5 hours). Diu, an erstwhile Portuguese Colony and now a popular beach getaway. Evening visit to the Nagoa beach.

Day-2 Sightseeing and activities around Diu Sightseeing around Diu includes Nagoa Beach, St. Pauls Church, Diu Museum, Diu Fort. Watersports include Para Sailing, water skiing, water scooter, Family boat and speedboats are on offer at Ahmadpur Mandvi beach.

Day-3 Departure Travel back to Rajkot (276 kms) and depart for onward journey.

Detailed Sightseeing

Diu :

  • Diu Museum - St. Thomas Church was converted into Diu museum. Diu Museum houses wooden carvings, statues, idols, shadow clocks and other important artifacts collected from various sites.

  • St Pauls Church - The St. Paul's Church is most renowned, surviving and functioning church, among the three churches built by the Portuguese in Diu. It is considered one of the best examples of baroque architecture (artistic style) in India. The St. Paul's Church is a popular site to visit for tourists to Diu.

  • Diu Fort - Diu Fort is a very large and imposing structure, situated on the coast of the island. This fort was constructed between 1535 and 1541 AD. The fort is surrounded by the sea on the three sides and a canal on the fourth side. The fort offers a magnificent view of sea. On the fort stands a giant structure which now houses a Light House and the Diu jail. The beam from the lighthouse reaches to about 32 kms. Several canons are still located on the top of the fort and peep out of the holes on the walls of this gigantic structure.

  • Nagoa Beach at Diu - Nagoa beach is a promenade and a popular beach front in Diu at a few kms from Airport and main jetty / town centre area. Evening would be best time to visit the beach for a walk.

  • Ahmadpur Mandvi Beach - Ahmadpur Mandvi is a 6 km stretch of beach in outskirts of Diu. Ahmedpur Mandvi is one of Gujarats finest beaches. The beach offers many water sport adventures and opportunities for dolphin sightings. Watersports include Para Sailing, water skiing, water scooter, Family boat and speedboats Ahmadpur Mandvi is a popular option for guests looking for a bit of activities arriving at Diu.

Destination Overview

Rajkot - Rajkot, the commercial capital of region of Saurashtra region in North West Gujarat. Rajkot is a popular arrival point for guests looking to visit Pilgrim centre of Junagadh and Sasan Gir (Asiatic Lions, Bird watching and Crocodiles).

Diu - Diu is visited for its secluded and peaceful beaches and a popular weekend getaway ex-Ahmedabad (400 km) or Bhavnagar (225 km) or Rajkot (300 km)

Access
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Distances
  • Rajkot to Diu -216 kms (4.5 hrs)
  • Diu to Rajkot -216 kms (4.5 hrs)

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Travel Ideas incorporated in the itinerary

Diu Getaway

Union territory of Diu is a small beach getaway in Southern part of Saurashtra (Part of North West more

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Distances
  • Rajkot to Diu -216 kms (4.5 hrs)
  • Diu to Rajkot -216 kms (4.5 hrs)

Expert Speak

Alcohol prohibition in rest of Gujarat is not applicable in Diu (being a union territory) and therefore popular with getaway seeker.

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