Silvassa is located in the union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli is spread over 491 square kilometers, at an elevation of 32 meters on the western side of the foothills of the Western Ghats, close to Gujarat and Maharashtra. The City comprises large number of factories and industries, which also makes it the economic centre of Dadra and Nagar Haveli. For tourists who are interested in adventure on the wild side, Silvassa and its surrounding areas will be treat. Silvassa has a Portuguese heritage and a distinct indo-Portuguese culture can be seen. Silvassa is a land for all seasons. Tourists touring Silvassa have a wide range of choices with accommodation. Silvassa hotels can be categorized as star hotels, midrange hotels, cottages, tourist complexes and normal budget hotels.