Pic: Aotearoa (Wikipedia)
State: Daman and Diu
Famous for/as: Beaches
Languages: Marathi, Gujarati, English
Best Season: Oct - May
Weather: Summer 21-35°C, Winter 12-24°C
Altitude: 0 m
STD code: 396210
Blessed with an affable climate and people Daman is an ideal place for tourists without any climatic restrictions. Replete with Casuarinas windbreaks, tranquil seashores, heavenly beaches and easy availability of liquor thrown in as a bonus makes Daman a tourist haven. The territory also attracts many history students and enthusiast due to its palpable Portuguese influence.
The beaches and religious places of Daman are an invigorating combine silver talcum sands, stretches of lazy palms and ancient monuments. Add these attractions to the amazing attitude and zeal of the locals and you get festive occasions with illuminated parks throughout the year.
Daman, in true sense presents a posy of attractions and a wide choice for shopping. The leather products, bamboo mats and baskets (not to forget some of the exotic brands of Indian and foreign liquors available freely) are sure to make a shopaholic drop with joy. The hand made (intricate works) articles are also a must buy.