The famous crafts of Daman are mat weaving, and that of Diu are tortoise shell and ivory carving.
The different varieties of tortoise found on the shores of Diu have enabled the development of tortoise shell craft
. Several decorative and household items are made out of tortoise shells. Ivory carving is another exquisite form of craft.
is an important craft of Daman. Traditional and folk motifs are used to make beautiful mats.