A beautiful lake Garden Vanganga is located at the entrance of the U.T. of Dadra & Nagar Haveli and this beautiful garden in Dadra is created in Japanese style. The major attraction are its water spread framed with a tree line, boats, fountains, restaurants and jogging track. Paddleboats are available in the lake and different species of fish have been introduced to popularize angling. Attracting thousands of visitors, the garden is very popular with filmmakers and many film songs have been filmed here.
Silvassa is the capital of the Union territory of Dadra & Nagar Haveli. It is a laidback sleepy town with tall trees lining the roads, lush green forests and quaint sylvan surroundings, exotic resorts and industries. Silvassa is a treat for adventure enthusiasts with several water parks and a paradise for those looking for handmade products. Kilvani Road is the main market in Silvassa where handmade products like Warli paintings and paper bags are sold. Endowed with nature's benevolence, the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli is wedged between the highly industrialized cities of Mumbai, Surat and Vapi. From 1779 to 1954, the land was administered by the Portuguese colonialists. In 1961 it merged with the Indian Union. With an area of 487 sq km, the Union Territory captivates tourists with its promise of a gorgeous kaleidoscope of flora and fauna and matchless colonial charm. The months of December and January are considered to be the best season to visit.