India�s union territory, Daman and Diu are geographically two locations, enclosed by the state Gujarat. Daman, a port town is located near Surat in the south of Gujarat. Diu is an island and is situated off the southern tip of the Saurashtra peninsula of Gujarat. Along with Goa, Daman and Diu were under the rule of Portuguese for 450 years, but later became a part of India on 19th December 1961. Initially, the territory of Goa, Daman and Diu were administered as a single union territory until 1987 when Goa became a separate state. This territory attracts weekend tourists from neighbouring states, Gujarat and Maharashtra and also business travellers from all over India. Major tourist attractions of the union territory are Jampore Beach, Devka Beach, Light house, Nagoa Beach, Gangeshwar Temple, Diu Fort and St. Paul�s Church.
For the comfort of all kinds of travellers, Daman and Diu offers various kinds of hotels from star category to budget ones. If we take best hotels, Hotel Blue Lagoon, a newly constructed hotel is ideal for vacationers as well as business travellers. In the same category, Hotel Jazira located close to Devka Beach, offers two types of rooms namely Sea View Room and A/C Deluxe Room. If we take budget hotels in consideration, Hotel Presidency Landmark and Hotel The Emerald, both located at Nani Daman are perfect for leisure travellers. Located at Naida Road, Hotel Hemal Garden is an affordable hotel that offers comfortable rooms with basic amenities to its guests.