Known as the financial capital of India, Mumbai is the epicenter of frenetic activity at all times and is also where the Hindi movie industry is centred. Being composed of numerous suburbs with varied cultures, it has a diverse range of attractions and activities that one can experience when visiting this metropolis.
Gateway of India, Marine Drive, Haji Ali Dargah, Juhu beach, Elephanta Caves, Victoria Terminus, Prince of Wales Museum, Chowpatty Beach, Borivili National Park, Hanging Gardens, Banganga, Chor Bazaar, Siddhivinayak Temple, ISKCON Temple, Mt. Mary church – the range of places to visit here is extensive and myriad in nature.
Watch a movie shoot in one of the many studios in the city, take a ferry ride from the Gateway of India, walk on the Carter road and the Marine drive promenades along the sea front. At any given time, one can come across a number of concerts, plays and events being held at venues all around the city.
Location: Western coast of Maharashtra
Best time to visit: November to February
Type of destination: Historic, family and kid friendly.
Top 10 Things To Do in Mumbai