Located in the Union Territory of Daman and Diu, Diu Airport ( DIU ) mainly serves to Diu. In addition to Diu city, Diu Airport also serves to nearby destinations like Jafrabad and Veraval. Diu Airport is operated by Airports Authority of India (AAI) and has two runways including one 1,823 metre long runway and one 1,084 metre long runway. Diu Airport is served by one of India's major airline Jet Airways. Currently, Jet Airways operates flights from Mumbai and Porbunder to Diu Airport. The Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Diu usually takes one hour. Jet Airways flight tickets can be conveniently booked through online reservation system.
Diu is a vibrant city which falls in the territory of Daman and Diu in India. Even though being a part of Gujarat, it is considered not much a part of the state. The city is a worldwide reckoned as a tourist destination. Having a Portuguese history, the city still is imprinted with a strong Portuguese touch. This can be felt in its each element, be its archaeological structures or culture. The land has some ancient temples, old forts, half demolished churches, and giant museums which still carry the touch of the historic Portuguese stay. The city of Diu was in the period of 14th to 16th century a seaport and naval base and a strong Portuguese enclave. The giant sea waves, the seamless beaches and the dense woods lining at farthest along the coastal lines offer a perfect romantic getaway for visitors who visit this land for honeymoon purpose. Few major tourist attractions of Diu are Gangeshwar Temple, Ghoghla Beach, Nagoa Beach, Panikotha, Hoka Tree, Diu Fort and Church of St. Francis of Assisi.
Diu is a vibrant city with inhabitants belonging to different castes and religiuons. The land oozes with a lot of sightseeing places that include Bunder Chowk, INS Kukri, Panikota, St. Paul’s Church and many more. There are a lot of festivals celebrated on this land in which visitors participate with pride and joy. Few famous festivals are Makarshankranti, Holi, Janmashtami, Rakshanbandhan, Diwali, Id, Christmas and New Year. The night life here is full of joy, enthusiasm and a bohemian zeal.