Top Historical Places in Diu

Are you looking to explore the history of Diu through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Diu including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Diu. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Diu ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Diu, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Diu for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Diu with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Diu Fort

    Tags: Fort

    Back in 1535, this huge Portuguese fort must have been one of the most impressive sights in all of the land. It has a double moat, an array of cannons on the ramparts, and a lighthouse 32 metres high that is basically the highest point in the city. The fort was built to defend the city from the invasions of Mughal Emperor Humayun. Seen around the fort's premises are the remnants of Venetian sty...Read more
  2. Ins Khukri Memorial

    Tags: War Memorial

    Just south of Charkratirth Beach, on an overlook over the sea, is a simple and understated memorial. In the 1971 war between India and Pakistan, torpedoes fired by Pakistani submarine sank frigate INS Khukri. The . Captain Mahendra Nath Mulla Mahavir Chakra refused to abandon ship. He, 18 officers and a crew of 176 sailors went down with it. The memorial briefly tells their story, and lists the...Read more