Pani Kotha or Alfiston jail is a one of such unique jail in India located in sea of Diu. PANI KOTHA The fortress of Fortim do Mar (Sea Fort or Pani-Kotha) is a magnificent stone structure in the sea. It is made on an island in the shape of a ship. To get a closer look to this jail, one has to reach a place called "jetty" ( P.S – Plan your trip to pani kotha early by before 2:00 PM, then you can get to enter the fort, after 2:00 PM, water gets a bit violent and hence entry is prohibited).
How to reach Alfiston Jail (Pani Kotha)
The Diu airport, located to the north of Nagoa Beach, is 5 kilometres from the main town area and is easily accessible by buses and taxis to Pani Kotha or Alfiston jail.
There are no regular trains from other major cities in the country to Diu. The nearest railway station is Veraval, which is 90 kilometres away. By train, Veraval is immediately connected to Rajkot and Ahmedabad.
you can get Regular buses that connect Diu to other major cities of the country.
Things to do near Alfiston jail (Pani Kotha)
Doing photography near Alfiston jail is a wonderful activity.
2. Enjoy seafood
Here you get ample of opportunity to enjoy the mouthwatering sea food options.
3. Collect sea cells
You can also get opportunity to collect different color, size sea cell and keep it in your memory and use it as a showcase.