The local called it Pani Kottha. Panikotha is a fortress in the middle of the sea. It was main prison complex at the time when the Portuguese ruled Diu,
Well , the bad news is that it is not accessible to public but you can see it from fort and the real beauty is when you see it in the night.
Did not make a trip.. But a good photo stop even from the fort... Fortim-do-Mar, also known as the Fortress of Panikota, is a former Diu Jail. Built by the Portuguese, this white coloured building is situated in the Diu Fort. The fortress also has a Chapel of Our Lady of the Sea and a lighthouse
Fortim do Mar was built in the mouth of the creek north of Diu Now a days it adds the beauty of the DIU by lighting the lights on it at night. It creates an amazing seen at night with colorful lights on it. One can enjoy this seen from the main bridge of the Diu island. You should visit... 更多
If you are visiting Diu, this place must be in you list to visit. Trip would be incomplete without this. It will take back you in time. Light house can provide you some good photo moments. Do go to JAIL in the sea by boat.
Its a must visit for people who visit Diu. Situated on the arabian sea, its a picturesque fort , though there is very little to see within the fort with couple of guns pointing at the sea. Most tourists come here for a photo op and to enjoy the view. The Government could include some informative boards or keep guides... 更多
This is a small fort build in the water. There is nothing much to see. One can get the best view of this attraction from Diu Fort. There were ferry service from the jetty with a 15-20 mins stop at Panikotha. But currently this place is closed for maintenance. There are ferry service which takes you around Panikotha and Diu... 更多
Not to access inside the fortim..but its accessible to view nearby by the small Jetty which is operating by Government. very nominal price and really awsome by near by view...the you can see from the fort..but the real view is absolutely near by....which is only by Jetty..