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Address: 12 Km from Vapi Station, Daman, India

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Not a bad place to kill an hour

Nice Fort - not amazing, but given the lack of non-booze things to do in Daman, you might as well give this a visit. Good sunsets, overlooking a jetty and the other side of... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice Fort - not amazing, but given the lack of non-booze things to do in Daman, you might as well give this a visit. Good sunsets, overlooking a jetty and the other side of Daman. Easy to walk to as long as you follow Google Maps.

Thank ChuckOfAllTrades
New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

By converting all the old buildings of the erstwhile Portugese colonial masters into Government establishment, the administration has ensured at least one thing- the maintenance and the upkeep of these heritage buildings.

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

The fort was along the sea and offered some decent views and some quick photographs against the walls of the fort. The place was very peaceful and very well lit during the evenings which made it good good.

Thank Vipul B
Ahmedabad, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

There are three forts to be visit in daman. This fort is quiet clean. "The Church of Our Lady of the Sea" is situated inside the fort. Its really good place to visit with family.

Thank kvs05
New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

The Fort of St. Jerome is situated on the bank of River Daman Ganga in Nani Daman. In one corner of the turning of road there is a small garden. On one side of the road is St. Jerome Fort and on the other side Daman Jetty is located. One can visit all the three places. From above the Fort,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

i visited this place in daman which is on the way to jampore beach..it is calm place with good view of sea from fort but there is nothing much to see. we spent hardly 30 mins there..good for couples of they want privacy and spend some quality time..

Thank neel p
Bhilai, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Just a tourist spot nothing special a bit feels of a haunted place but simply a fort and nothing else

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The fort actually houses the government offices now. Apart from that, the places of interest inside the fort are the churches, the governor's house, the observation tower and the light house. The fort is perhaps the best thing to see in Daman. It will not take more than an hour to finish the tour. Don't skip it.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This fort was built by Portuguese.. This also has a church. Nice views when you go to the top of fort with beautiful sunset view.. One time visit Regards Tarun Samvedi Virar Mumbai

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Nice View, Calm and Quiet, has a cemetry near the entrance. It also has a little creepy feeling when you enter. Like entering the ruins of some old british place.

Thank zoya n

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