Home > Profile > About Diu


Nagoa Beach, Diu
Click on Photos to view Images
A beautiful blend of sun, sand and sea, Diu is a God’s gift to those in quest of a blessed land where the weary weight of this unintelligible world can, for a while, be lightened and the waking soul can hear the music of the nature. This tiny island of breeze, beauty and serenity situated off the southern tip of the Saurashtra (Kathiawad) peninsula of Gujarat, lapped by the Arabian Sea, is a picture of calmness with superb beaches and a fascinating history.

Diu is a picturesque island sitiuated in the Arabian Sea, just off the Southern Coast of Kathiawad Peninsula of Gujarat. A portion of Diu District is on main land which is named as Ghoghla. A small part of Diu known as Simbor is situated at a distance of 25 kms. from Diu which is accessible through Gujarat.

It is one of the most famous holiday destination in western part of the country. Within the 40 Sq.kms. area, this beautiful town has everything that a tourist looks for gentle winds, soft sands, inviting sea waters, historical monuments, coconut groves and exotic sea food.