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Mumbai Cycle Tour: Midnight Special, Flat 15% off

Mumbai Cycle Tour: Midnight Special, Flat 15% off

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Mumbai Sightseeing, Full Day Tour - Flat 20% Off

Mumbai Sightseeing, Full Day Tour - Flat 20% Off

5.0 317 Reviews
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Helicopter Joy Ride Mumbai Package

Helicopter Joy Ride Mumbai Package

4.0 800 Reviews
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Candle Light Dinner Cruise in Mumbai

Candle Light Dinner Cruise in Mumbai

5.0 478 Reviews
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Paragliding in Kamshet

Paragliding in Kamshet

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Mumbai Sightseeing Half Day Tour - Flat 25% Off

Mumbai Sightseeing Half Day Tour - Flat 25% Off

5.0 138 Reviews
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Scuba Diving in Tarkarli

Scuba Diving in Tarkarli

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Bollywood Studio Experiential Tour, Mumbai - Flat 9% Off

Bollywood Studio Experiential Tour, Mumbai - Flat 9% Off

5.0 147 Reviews
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Explore Valley of Flowers at Kaas Plateau, Satara (from Mumbai) @ 1799 Only

Explore Valley of Flowers at Kaas Plateau, Satara (from Mumbai) @ 1799 Only

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Pawna Lake Camping | Book @ ₹ 875 Only!

Pawna Lake Camping | Book @ ₹ 875 Only!

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Sunrise Trek to Kalsubai, Igatpuri @ 775 Only

Sunrise Trek to Kalsubai, Igatpuri @ 775 Only

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Trek to Devkund Waterfall near Mumbai @ 1239 Only

Trek to Devkund Waterfall near Mumbai @ 1239 Only

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Beach Camping in Alibaug | Book @ ₹ 1199 Only!

Beach Camping in Alibaug | Book @ ₹ 1199 Only!

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Camping at Igatpuri near Lake @ 1150 Only

Camping at Igatpuri near Lake @ 1150 Only

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Bhandardara Camping | Book @ ₹ 949 Only!

Bhandardara Camping | Book @ ₹ 949 Only!

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Kundalika River Rafting and Adventure Activities, Kolad

Kundalika River Rafting and Adventure Activities, Kolad

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Mumbai Pub Crawl: South Bombay Special

Mumbai Pub Crawl: South Bombay Special

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Mumbai Sightseeing, Full Day Tour - Flat 20% Off

Mumbai Sightseeing, Full Day Tour - Flat 20% Off

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Half Day Bollywood Tour in Mumbai - Flat 23% Off

Half Day Bollywood Tour in Mumbai - Flat 23% Off

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Dharavi Slum Tour Flat 20% off

Dharavi Slum Tour Flat 20% off

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Mumbai Street Food Tour Flat 20% off

Mumbai Street Food Tour Flat 20% off

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Night Walk Tour of Mumbai

Night Walk Tour of Mumbai

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Mumbai City Market Tour Flat 30% off

Mumbai City Market Tour Flat 30% off

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Cultural Walk Tour of Mumbai @ 850 Only

Cultural Walk Tour of Mumbai @ 850 Only

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Della Adventure Park Ticket and Activities Near Kunegaon in Lonavala

Della Adventure Park Ticket and Activities Near Kunegaon in Lonavala

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Imagica Theme Park Entry Pass

Imagica Theme Park Entry Pass

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Imagica Water Park Entry Pass

Imagica Water Park Entry Pass

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Day Out at Shangrila Resort and Waterpark, Mumbai - 25% Off

Day Out at Shangrila Resort and Waterpark, Mumbai - 25% Off

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  • Things to do in Mumbai includes visiting Gateway of India, Chatrapati Shivaji Terminal, Marine Drive, Haji Ali, Siddhivinayak and many more amazing activities like Flying Trip over Mumbai, Cycling through South Mumbai, Dharavi Tour, Romantic Dinner on the Cruise.

    Deal of the Day: Book The Amazing Escape Game Room In Mumbai at Flat 29% Off.

    Mumbai, the city of dreams, the Bollywood hub, the financial and fashion capital, is basically the most cosmopolitan city in India. Easily accessible through air, rail, and road, this city offers you with a plethora of activities for you to enjoy. The huge bucket of activities in Mumbai is something not to be missed. You have the option to visit the iconic Gateway of India, shop till you drop at Colaba Causeway, eat your heart out at some of the best cafes and restaurants dotted all over the city.

    Special Offers: Pawna Lake Camping at Just Rs. 899!

    You can also explore some unique bazaars like Chor Bazaar, and gawk at the striking gothic colonial-era architecture on the planet, such as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus and Flora Fountain. In the city that never sleeps, you have a plethora of clubs and pubs playing thumping music till late at night. So, take in the inimitable spirit of this sea-side city and go with the flow.

  • Outdoor and Fun Things to Do in Mumbai

  • 01Visit Gateway Of India Mumbai

    Visit Gateway Of India Mumbai

    Located on the Apollo Bunder waterfront facing the Arabian Sea, Gateway of India is as an outstanding city sightseeing place. One of the most famous activities in Mumbai, visiting the Gateway of India is a must-do. Facts say that on March 31, 1913, the Governor of Bombay laid the foundation stone for this wonderful structure.

    The building's height is 26 meters. It is a mixture of religious symbols of Hindu and Muslim and expresses India's unity. The region is flocked by balloon sellers, photographers, street food vendors selling delicacies like bhel puri and papri chaat.

    Timings: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM on all days of the week

    Location: Apollo Bandar, Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001

    Pricing: No entry fee

  • 02Elephanta Caves Tour

    Elephanta Caves Tour

    Elephanta Caves is a wonder of architecture that spreads over 60,000 square feet. Accredited as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this site has incredible rock-cut caves that depict Lord Shiva's cult and can only be reached by ferries from India's Gateway.

    It is one of the nicest activities in Mumbai that is bound to fill your heart with peace. A fascinating latticework of courtyards, halls, pillars and shrines constitute the main Shiva-dedicated temple. A 6m-high Sadhashiva statue depicting Shiva as the destroyer, creator and preserver of the universe, is the main attraction here.

    Timings: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM. The ferry service and the Elephanta Caves are shut on Mondays. The first ferry starts at 9 AM and the last one at 2 PM.

    Location: Elephanta Island, Gharapuri, Mumbai Harbour, Maharashtra 400094

    Pricing: Rs. 40 for adults and free entry for children below 15 years.

  • 03Visit Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

    Visit Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

    On the most iconic things to do in Mumbai is visiting the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus. This impressive, exuberant and crowded train station is the most elaborate Gothic building in the city and an extension from India in the colonial era.

    This is one of the most iconic places to visit in Mumbai. One of the busiest railway stations in the city, you can visit this place to know the hustle of the people living here. Do not forget to admire this lovely structure complete with wooden carvings, pretty iron and brass work and much more.

    Timings: Open 24 hours

    Location: Dr. Dadabhai Naoroji Road, Dhobi Talao, Mumbai

    Pricing: No entry fee

  • 04Day Out at Marine Drive

    Day Out at Marine Drive

    If you’re confused about the things to do in Mumbai during the day, then walking along the Marine Drive can be one of the best experiences. The Arabian sea with sailing ferries, photogenic sunset and refreshing breeze totally hypnotize the mind. With your beloved, you can sit down and enjoy some quality time, walk hand in hand, enjoy street food or catch the best sights

     If your doctor has advised you to take a stroll every day, then make sure you head to the serene Marine Drive if you’re staying in Mumbai. Marine Drive is also known as ' Queen's necklace, ' as street lights make the highway look like a string of pearls and generate a necklace illusion.

    Timings: 12 AM to 12 PM every day

    Location: A 3.6-kilometre-long road in South Mumbai in the city of Mumbai

    Pricing: No fee required to walk along this road

  • 05Sail in Mumbai Style

    Sail in Mumbai Style

    A thrilling way to spend the weekend in Mumbai would be a sailboat ride in and around Mumbai starting from the Gateway of India. Sailboats and yachts of different kinds are available with basic amenities and facilities for a comfortable ride. One may book a private speed boat that ferries to Mandwa, Elephanta, Murud Janjira and JNPT from the Gateway of India.

    The boats can be customized as per requirement depending on the occasion, whether a Birthday party, cocktail party, a getaway for a couple or just an adventure ride. Luxury sailing has picked up in recent years as it provides all the privacy and also reaches the destination faster than by road. 

    Location:
    Despatch from Gateway of India.

    Price:
     Starting from Rs. 1,155/- to Rs. 36,000/- (depending on the routes and sailboat).

    Must read: 50 Best Tourist Spots in Mumbai

    Leisure Sailing in Mumbai - Flat 39% Off

    Leisure Sailing in Mumbai - Flat 39% Off

    NNNNN552 Ratings

    h2 HourslMumbai

    O1,905

    Starting from

    O1,155

  • 06The Red Carpet Wax Museum Mumbai Package Flat 21% Off

    The Red Carpet Wax Museum Mumbai Package Flat 21% Off
    • d1 Day
    • lMumbai
    • NNNNN128 ratings
    • Mohit Ochani
      Supplier
      Mohit Ochani
    About the Activity:
    • Get ready to be amused to watch the moving globally recognized stars from different sorts of life displayed at the first international was museum in Mumbai. It was launched on 3rd December 2016 at RCity Mall, Ghatkoper, Mumbai.
    • It is a museum or a gallery of stars, global personalities introduced to the world through life like wax statues. 
    • The museum promises a true red carpet event atmosphere with moving statues. Visitors of any age group will find the museum quite attractive.
    • Currently, it showcases renowned personalities like Mahatma Gandhi, Abraham Lincoln, Balasaheb Thackeray, Mother Teresa, Nelson Mandela, Dalai Lama, Albert Einstein and many more. 
    • The address of the museum:
    • Redcarpet Wax Museum, R City Mall, 1st floor, 400086, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, Amrut Nagar, Ghatkopar West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400086.
    • You can visit the museum any day between 11:00 am and 9:00 pm.
  • 07A Bollywood Tour in Mumbai

    A Bollywood Tour in Mumbai

    Mumbai also known as the kingdom of dreams, where reel life rules over real life and the capital of Hindi movies, Bollywood is an industry on its own. A Bollywood tour to get first-hand information about the rising stars, their lifestyle and behind the scenes are sure things to do in Mumbai in one loves Indian cinema.

    Hindi movies which are a combination of song, dance, action, and romance can all be seen performed by actors in different shooting sites. Move to the latest Bollywood grove when it’s your turn and watch the technical nuances of editing and VFX behind the action-packed stunts.

    Location:
    Studio and shooting sites.

    Price:
    starts from 3,500/- onwards.

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    Half Day Bollywood Tour in Mumbai - Flat 23% Off

    Half Day Bollywood Tour in Mumbai - Flat 23% Off

    NNNNN195 Ratings

    h5 HourslMumbai

    O4,449

    Starting from

    O3,449

  • 08Amazing Escape Game Room in Mumbai - Flat 29% Off

    Amazing Escape Game Room in Mumbai - Flat 29% Off

    About the Activity:

    • Do you and your friends love the high of that adrenaline rush? Then make your way to a one-of- a-kind escape room game in Mumbai!
    • The Amazing Escape is a one hour long intriguing game where you are locked in a themed room and provided with different clues to unlock the room and escape.
    • Feel free to choose any theme from a list of multiple exciting themes including, The Lost Kingdom, Bank Heist, Illuminati, Prison Break, Metro Bomb Defusal and Escape the Tomb.
    • Arrive at the venue fifteen minutes prior to the start of the game to get your briefing and then you will be locked inside the themed room you have chosen. Once the clock starts ticking, put on your thinking caps and search for clues that will lead you towards your final goal – Escaping the room in under 60 minutes!
    • Say cheese for a quick round of photos and a feedback session once you’re done.
    • The game is open to school students, families, friends and corporate teams too. You can also celebrate special occasions like your birthday, anniversary etc at The Amazing Escape and customize your game too!

    • The Lost Kingdom: This escape room accommodates 4-7 players. The Lost Kingdom is set at a time in which you are dared to go into the innermost sanctum of a lost kingdom thriving with creepy-crawlies! This is where danger lurks and if you fail to escape in an hour, you might end up getting locked inside forever.

    • Bank Heist: This escape room accommodates 4-7 players at a time. The J.A.Q is the most successful heist syndicate and we give you your only chance to be a part of this elite group and make your mark worldwide. The challenge for your team is to attempt a heist at the OKO Bank. With the security cameras in the office deactivated for one hour, you will have to race against time to find the clues to complete the mission.

    • Illuminati: This escape room accommodates 3-7 players at a time. Hunt through sealed crypts, dangerous catacombs and deserted cathedrals to investigate the mysterious death of the Catholic Pope in Vatican. Your mission is to prove the Pope was assassinated and escape from there in 60 minutes before the Swiss Guard captures you.

    • Prison Break: This escape room accommodates 8-12 players at a time .You are locked in a prison for a crime you did not commit without parole. The previous inmate disappeared with out any trace! Some believe he escaped and some say he was murdered by the cruel warden! Your task is to escape from the cell in one hour while the warden is out of his office as this is the only chance you’ll get.

    • The Metro Bomb Defusal: This escape room can accommodate 8- 12 players at a time. The game is to find and disarm a bomb placed by the Laksha group in the metro station.  It is up to you to save the lives of innocent commuters. The terrorists have provided you with some clues and hints to reach the bomb but they are brilliant so that it would be tough to disarm the bomb. Remember, you have only one hour left to keep the city safe.

    • Escape the Tomb: This escape room accommodates 4-6 players at a time. Explore the mythical mystery of a Pharaoh buried inside an inner tomb of a Pyramid. Visited by many but with no successful escapers, there is a belief that the Pharaoh’s chamber is cursed. The game is to escape the inner chamber where you can find the Pharoah’s body in 60 minutes or you will also suffer the same destiny.

    • Minimum pax required- 2
    • The timings are as follow: 
    • 11:30 AM,  12:45 PM, 2 PM, 03:15PM, 04:30 PM, 05:45 PM, 07:00 PM, 8:15 PM and 9:30 PM
  • 09Relish on Lip-Smacking Mumbai Street Food

    Relish on Lip-Smacking Mumbai Street Food
    Mumbai and Street Food are certainly synonyms for each other. While here, you just cannot miss digging into mouthwatering street cuisine of Mumbai. Experience the best of authentic local flavors – start with the signature dish of entire Maharashtra – Vada Pav.

    Satiate your spice buds with plate of luscious Bhelpuri at Chowpatty, witness the scenic sun setting behind the serene waters of Arabian Sea. After a tangy starter meal, get ready for some scrumptious Islamic cuisine.

    Feel the buzz around Minara Masjid and Behndi Bazaar, get a taste of variety of meats while in these streets. You might run out of time, but not variety when it comes to street food of Mumbai.

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    Mumbai Street Food Tour Flat 20% off

    Mumbai Street Food Tour Flat 20% off

    NNNNN269 Ratings

    h3 HourslMumbai

    O875

    Starting from

    O700

  • 10A Cycling Trip Through South Mumbai

    A Cycling Trip Through South Mumbai

    There are numerous activities in Mumbai which one wants to indulge into, bicycling tours in south Mumbai, also known as SOBO would be of a different kind if done with like-minded folks. Starting off early in the morning and taking the lane and bylanes of lesser-known SOBO, like the Bombay Panjrapole, Sassoon Dock along with a few other glories of the past can be traversed through.

    Have a close encounter with the Parsi community leading a relaxed and serene life, tantalize your taste buds to South Indian breakfast at the renowned food joints which have been running for decades.

    Must read: 20 Best Historical Places to Visit in Mumbai

    Mumbai Cycle Tour: Midnight Special, Flat 15% off

    Mumbai Cycle Tour: Midnight Special, Flat 15% off

    NNNNN133 Ratings

    h5 HourslMumbai

    O976

    Starting from

    O799

  • 11Dharavi Slum Tour Flat 20% off

    Dharavi Slum Tour Flat 20% off
    • h2 Hours
    • lMumbai
    • NNNNN625 ratings
    • Verified Local Operator
      Supplier
      Verified Local Operator

    About the Activity: 

    Known to many as 'one of the largest slums in Asia', we prefer to think of Dharavi as Mumbai’s beating heart. It houses about one million of Mumbai’s inhabitants. Through this walking tour, visitors experience a wide range of these business activities: recycling, pottery-making, embroidery, bakery, soap factory, leather tanning, poppadom-making and many more. You’ll also visit the residential areas of Dharavi. People from all over India have come to live in Dharavi, making it a microcosm of India. This diversity is apparent in the temples, mosques, churches, and pagodas that stand side by side. Discover a side of Dharavi beyond its ignominious distinction of being known as the largest slum in Asia. 

    This tour takes approximately 2 hours to cover Dharavi and its neighboring points of interest.

    Timings: 9:30 AM or 3:00 PM

    Starting Point: Mahim Railway Station
    Ending Point: Dharvi Kumbharwada 90 feet road

    Note:
    Min 2 & max 10 people are allowed to book this activity.
  • 12Go for a Mumbai Tour

    Go for a Mumbai Tour
    Image Credit : Elroy Serrao - Flickr

    Mumbai, a city where people come to realize their dreams has a lot to offer to the tourist seeking historical, cultural and spiritual quest. A guided tour to the Bandstand on Bandra to watch the sunset, some beach time at the Juhu beach, abodes of eminent personalities like Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, the holy Siddhivinayak Temple, Haji Ali Dargah, Bollywood studios, the famous Gateway of India, Nariman point in its full glory and several other places of interest.

    One must also try the numerous eating joints, restaurants and fine dines to experience the culinary journey of Mumbai. Starting from Vada Pav, Pav Bhaji, Missel Pav, Dhansak, Gola and many other delectable dishes, it is all there for one to savor.

    Price: Rs.386/- onwards per person.

    Must read: Top Mumbai Tour Packages

    Mumbai Tour Package (Half Day) - Flat 25% Off

    Mumbai Tour Package (Half Day) - Flat 25% Off

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    h6 HourslMumbai

    O667

    Starting from

    O500

  • 13Take a Walk Through Markets in Mumbai

    Take a Walk Through Markets in Mumbai

    A city where 1.90 crore people call it there home, has to have markets of every shape and size to meet their needs. Out of the many things to do in Mumbai, one must keep a day or two aside scouting the city markets of Mumbai all scattered in different parts of the city famous for various reasons.

    Try out shopping for almost every possible thing at the Crawford market, considered to be the wholesale market of Mumbai, trendy clothes on the streets of Fashion-street, Bhuleshwar market for artificial jewelry and Indian wear and Chor Bazaar for some real antique stuff. Explore the world of textiles and clothes at Mangaldas Market, Natraj Market, Colaba Causeway and many more places to make you only lust for more.

    Location: Starts from the Swami Narayan temple or other meeting places as per convenience.

    Price: Rs.600/- per person.

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    Mumbai City Market Tour Flat 30% off

    Mumbai City Market Tour Flat 30% off

    NNNNN130 Ratings

    h2 HourslMumbai

    O1,100

    Starting from

    O750

  • 14A Flying Trip Over Mumbai

    A Flying Trip Over Mumbai

    A smart way to scout the city, save time and avoid the traffic on the road is to fly over Mumbai and have an aerial tour of the city. An exhilarating Helicopter joyride over the popular landmark places of the city sitting next to the pilot can be an innovative option to get the best panoramic view of the city in its full glory.

    A clear view of the mighty ocean next to the Gateway of India, colorful roofs of houses, stretches of the slum, highrises, green patches and little hills all in the city for a bird’s eye view.

    Price: Rs. 8,250/- onwards per person.

    Helicopter Joy Ride Mumbai Package

    Helicopter Joy Ride Mumbai Package

    NNNNM800 Ratings

    lMumbai

    O8,500

    Starting from

    O8,250

  • 15A Romantic Dinner On a Cruise in Mumbai

    A Romantic Dinner On a Cruise in Mumbai
    From various things to do in Mumbai, there is one activity especially designed keeping you and your special someone in mind. Get ready for a dream date with a late night cruise in Mumbai on alluring shores of Arabian Sea with your beloved. This is the best thing to do in Mumbai for Couples. 

    Sip in velvety wine, while enjoying the calm and hazy night view of Mumbai on your yacht. Escape all worldly worries for two hours and just feel the cool breeze and in-between splashes of the wavy water as you enjoy scenic night beauty surrounding you. Return with a priceless memory of this luxurious memory imprinted on your mind forever.

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    Candle Light Dinner Cruise in Mumbai

    Candle Light Dinner Cruise in Mumbai

    NNNNN478 Ratings

    h2 HourslMumbai

    O17,500

    Starting from

    O12,500

  • 16Bollywood Studio Experiential Tour, Mumbai - Flat 9% Off

    Bollywood Studio Experiential Tour, Mumbai - Flat 9% Off
    • h2 Hours
    • lMumbai
    • NNNNN147 ratings
    • Verified Local Operator
      Supplier
      Verified Local Operator
    Mumbai, based in Maharashtra, refers to such a spectacular location that welcomes innumerable people in a day and renders a perfect blend of hustle and bustle of city crowds along with the peaceful ambience. The city, known as the City of Dreams, is regarded as the glamour hub of India, highly advanced in fashion and tradition. 

    About the Tour:
    With this package, you get the chance to step into the glorious and dazzling universe of Bollywood which is concentrated in the heart of Mumbai. After getting picked up from the hotel, you reach the studio and walk around to witness how the scenes work and the activities take place with the help of a VFX studio.

    Besides you also witness a live shoot of the actors and then enjoy a special Bollywood dance show only where you can join the participants and dance with delight. Also, you get a chance to click photos with actors on receiving proper permission.

    The package is inclusive of convenient hotel pick up and drop off facility and comfortable transportation in an air-conditioned car. The package also provides with an English speaking guide along with the privilege of a live dance show. You shall also receive bottled water and light refreshment at the studio. The package is also inclusive of the tickets to the Bollywood Studio.

    Timings of the Activity
    : 1:00 PM

    Starting/Ending Point:
    Your Hotel, Mumbai


    Note: The minimum number of persons required to book this package is 2.
  • 17Mumbai Pub Crawl

    Mumbai Pub Crawl
    • h3 Hours
    • lMumbai
    • NNNNN23 ratings
    • Verified Local Operator
      Supplier
      Verified Local Operator
    About the Activity:

    - Mumbai is the city that never sleeps, and that is something that you very evidently see in the nightlife here. This Pub Crawling tour in the Khar West region of Mumbai will promise you the best that this city has to offer in terms of Nightlife.
    -  Start from outside 3 Wise Monkeys at about 7 PM and start hitting various pubs of the area, and conclude the trip at Hoppipolla at around 10 PM.
    - Everywhere you go in the duration of 3 hours, you will get free entry, and free shots. There will also be several experiences of ice breaker, games, and loads of fun with dance.
    - Meet new people in energetic, fun, friendly and most certainly wild atmosphere, have fun and make memories with the cheeky host. 
    - Talking about the host, the guide for the night will entertain you with commentary in the form of stories relating to the area, so you will also get some great insider tips and tricks to save money and explore the best of the city.

    Starting Point: 145 Kala Ghoda, Mumbai
    Endpoint: Colaba Social, Mumbai

    Timings: 7 PM to 10 PM
    Minimum no. of people required: 2
  • 18Fun-Filled Day Out at Imagica

    Fun-Filled Day Out at Imagica

    Imagica is a world of its own, full of magic and fun, providing entertainment, fun, relaxation, dining, shopping and lodging in a single place. Providing a world-class Theme Park, Water Park of international standard, India's biggest Snow Park & First Theme Park Hotel-Imagica is a favourite family destination in India and one of the best things to do in Mumbai.

    Dance with Imagica's stars and make sure your little ones cheer up! Experience Imagica at the Grand Indian Food Festival at Imagica Capital Restaurant and try some of the most delightful cuisines from across the nation.

    Timings: 10:30 AM – 8:00pm PM. Rides open up to one hour after the park opens and may close up to one hour before the park closes.

    Location: 30/31 Sangdewadi, Khopoli-Pali Road, Near Lonavala, Khopoli, Maharashtra 410203

    Pricing: Weekends: Rs. 1,599 for adults & Rs. 1,299 for children

    Weekdays: Rs. 1,499 for adults & Rs. 1,099 for children

    Imagica Theme Park Entry Pass

    Imagica Theme Park Entry Pass

    NNNNN167 Ratings

    h7 HourslKhopoli

    O599

    Starting from

    O570

  • 19Visit Haji Ali Dargah

    Visit Haji Ali Dargah

    Haji Ali Dargah is one of Mumbai's most prominent religious landmarks with the background of the endless Arabian sea. Designed flawlessly, this Dargah has a lovely marble courtyard in the Indo-Islamic architectural style, where the primary shrine is located.

    Millions of individuals visit each day to express their desires, seek blessings and listen to the soulful Qawalis, and this is definitely one of the best things to do in Mumbai. Haji Ali Dargah is a major landmark in the core of the movie town. It gets about 10-15 thousand tourists in a day as it is the well-known pilgrimage place for Muslims, including tourists from non-Muslims.

    Timings: 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM on all days of the week

    Location: Dargah Rd, Haji Ali, Mumbai, Maharashtra

    Pricing: No entry fee

  • 20Enjoy Rides at Essel World

    Enjoy Rides at Essel World

    The menu of fun things to do in Mumbai is not complete without a day-long trip at Essel World — one of India's most exciting entertainment parks. With exciting and adventurous rides such as Crazy Cups, Caterpillar, Hoola Loop, Rio Grande Train, Shot and Drop and Senior Telecombat, the enormous and expansive entertainment zone is an ideal place to enjoy, relax and de-stress body and mind.

    While you’re in Essel World, do not miss the oldest and biggest waterpark in India - Water Kingdom.  It has exciting rides like Adventure Amazonia, What-a-Coaster and many more!

    Timings: 10 AM to 7 PM

    Location: Gorai Rd, Essel world Amusement Park, Borivali West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400091

    Pricing: Rs. 949/person for Essel World and Rs. 999/person for the Water Kingdom

  • 21Seek Blessings at Siddhivinayak Temple

    Seek Blessings at Siddhivinayak Temple

    Siddhivinayak Temple is devoted to Lord Ganesha, located in Prabhadevi. The temple is renowned among Mumbaikars by names such as ' Navasacha Ganapati or ' Navasala Pavanara Ganapati '. Inside the temple, there is a ' Ganesha ' Hindu God idol sculpted from a single black stone.

    With the trunk on the right, it is 2 feet 6 inches elevated and 2 feet broad. The idol's upper left and right hands hold respectively an axe and a lotus. Lower left and right hands, respectively, keep a bowl filled with ' Modak ' and a rosary (japmala). Tourists can reach the temple by any means of road transport.

    Timings: 5:30 AM -10:00 PM

    Location: SK Bole Marg, Prabhadevi, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400028

    Pricing: No entry fee

  • 22Day Out at Juhu Beach

    Day Out at Juhu Beach

    Located in Mumbai's suburbs, Juhu Beach is one of Mumbai's biggest and most famous beaches. It is 6 km long and is bordered on the south by the Arab Sea. Gandhi Gram is north of this beach, where Mahatma Gandhi resided as a lawyer in his days.

    The beach is the most popular for its street food such as Sev Puri, Pani Puri Pav Bhaji and a lot more. Besides, tourists can buy tee shirts,  ice creams, balloons and much more from the many stalls at the beach. The beach is crowded throughout the evenings by individuals planning to see the lovely sun setting on the Arab Sea horizon.

    Timings: 12:00 AM – 12:00 AM everyday

    Location: Juhu Tara Road, Juhu, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400049

    Pricing: No entry fee

  • 23Drive on Bandra-Vorli Sea Link

    Drive on Bandra-Vorli Sea Link

    Bandra Worli Sea Link is also known as the Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link. It is a cable bridge that connects Bandra with Mumbai's western suburbs. This sea link is the first stage of the project to launch a West Island Freeway System launched by the Mumbai government.

    The connection has 8 traffic lanes to run and supplies approximately 37,500 cars a day. From either side of the link, tourists can reach the location. Bandra (2 km) is the closest bus depot and Bandra Railway Station (5 km) is the closest train station to the connection. Among other accessible modes of transportation are taxis and auto-rickshaws.

    Timings: Open 24 hours

    Location: Mahim Bay, Maharashtra 400030

    Pricing: No entry fee

  • 24Visit Chowpatty Beach

    Visit Chowpatty Beach

    Juhu Chowpatty is a must-see to witness the city's culinary wealth. Juhu Beach is a busy food zone with numerous small food stalls and street karts. This is one of the best places to eat street food in Mumbai. One of the interesting things to do in Mumbai is to try local delicacies such as bhel puri, sev puri, paani puri, vada pav, batata vada, misal pav and ragda patty to satiate the taste buds.

    You can also experience horse riding, camel drive, jogging and biking on the Juhu beach along with the food path. Even one can indulge in yoga sessions on the beach, organized by different organizations.

    Timings: 12:00 AM – 12:00 AM everyday

    Location: Northern end of Marine Drive, South Mumbai

    Pricing: No entry fee

  • Other Things to do in Mumbai

  • 25Visit Mumbai Filmcity

    Visit Mumbai Filmcity

    Spread over a vast 520-acre region, Film City is often considered Bollywood's home. The location is so vast that it is possible to build about 1000 film sets simultaneously here. It has been the venue for a number of Bollywood films over the years.

    Take a Bollywood Tour, check out the action behind the scenes and just live the film magic. You'll hear about its popular names and your guide will offer you a truly amazing insight into the method of filmmaking that may have made India's films so distinctive compared to the worldwide market. This is one of the most exciting activities in Mumbai.

    Timings: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM everyday

    Location: Film City Rd, Film City Complex, Aarey Colony, Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400065

    Pricing: Rs. 599 - Rs. 1699 (Depending on the kind of package you choose)

  • 26Explore Kanheri Caves

    Explore Kanheri Caves

    Over 100 Buddhist caves popularly known as the Kanheri Caves are deeply nestled among the quiet environments of Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali in Mumbai. From the 1st century BC to the 11th century AD, an era that saw Buddhism's rise and decreases, these caves offer insight into its evolution and also have the honour of having the largest amount of cave excavations from a single mountain.

    Besides the caves, some of the interesting elements to witness and marvel are a prayer hall, intricately sculpted pillars, Buddhist stupas, and ingenious water channels carved out of stone. This is one of the most interesting activities in Mumbai.

    Timings: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM, Tuesday-Sunday (Closed on Mondays)

    Location: In the Sanjay Gandhi National Park, near Borivali in Mumbai

    Pricing: Rs. 5 (For Indians) Rs. 100 (For Foreign Citizens)

  • 27Visit Jijamata Udyan

    Visit Jijamata Udyan

    Jijamata Udyan, formerly known as Ranchi Bagh, which means Queen's Gardens is the only zoo in Mumbai city. It is one of the most fun activities in Mumbai for everyone who loves wildlife. It is now also called Veermata Jijabai Bhosale Udyan and Zoo, named after Shivaji's mother, Maratha Empire's hero.

    The sanctuary has a beautiful collection of bright and chirpy birds. The zoo has now opened the penguin enclosure to the public where eight friendly and cheerful penguins entertain you with their adorable activities. Large trees of various species cover the whole region providing shade to the livestock as well as to the tourists along the route.

    Timings: 9:30 AM to 5:50 PM every day, except Wednesdays

    Location: 91A, Lalbaug Flyover, Near Railway Station, Byculla East, Byculla, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400027

    Pricing: Rs. 100 for a family of four. Entry fee for children (up to the age of three) is Rs. 25

  • 28Vist Mumba Devi Temple

    Vist Mumba Devi Temple

    Mumba Devi Temple is a famous ancient temple devoted to ' Mumbadevi Goddess. ' Built-in the 18th century, this lovely temple located in Mumbai. You can see the Mumba Devi Temple encircled by several flower shops in the jam-packed Zaveri Bazaar.

    People in this temple are seen attending the 'aartis ' performed in the mornings and evenings. Tourists from all over the globe come to admire this beautiful temple in Mumbai as well as the frequent devotees flocking the temple. Besides attending the practices of the Mumba Devi Temple, one can also explore the numerous stores in the area of the temple

    Timings: 4 AM to 9 PM every day except Mondays

    Location: Mumba Devi Marg, Zaveri Bazaar, Bhuleshwar, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400002

    Pricing: No entry fee

  • 29Take a Tour of Mumbai Public Transport

    Take a Tour of Mumbai Public Transport
    The first thing that comes to mind on hearing Mumbai is Local Trains. Public transport is the pulse of this city, so while here you just cannot miss taking a ride on these treasures of Mumbai. Well, if first time then take your time, hold your breath as you try squeezing in the local train compartment.

    Out of all the other things to do in Mumbai, getting on trains here is just one inevitable experience that you must get. Witness the phenomenal ‘Dabbawallas’ at Churchgate station, hop onto ‘BEST’ buses – live a life of a Mumbaikar for a day. Mesmerize with the Victorian-themed architecture of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, one of the busiest railway station of the country.
  • 30Adrenaline Pumping Kayaking Experience in Mumbai

    Adrenaline Pumping Kayaking Experience in Mumbai

    Out of the various adventure activities in Mumbai, Kayaking has been picking up majorly in the Mumbai travel circuit due to it's widespread and ease in availability. Kayaking, an extremely de-stressing activity where you paddle through the serenity of the various water bodies of Maharashtra to explore the myriad gifts of nature in different hues.

    Apart from being a good swimmer kayaking doesn’t require much expertise making it accessible to all adventure lovers. Adventure junkies are found enjoying this sport in various kayaking zones of Mumbai during the weekends and creating memories.

    Location: Pawna, Mandwa, Kundalika, Lonavala, Palghar, Kolad, BarwaDam and several other places.

    Price: Rs.1200/- onwards per person.

    Suggested reads: Best Places for Paragliding in Mumbai

  • 31A Fishing Trip in Mumbai

    A Fishing Trip in Mumbai

    If you are looking for an unconventional list of things to do in Mumbai, a fishing trip in Mumbai is a unique thing to do on a weekend. Mumbai being a coastal city, it has access to many water bodies making it easier for a day of angling. Places like the Powai lake, Manori creek, Tarkarli are decent places for fishing whereas places like CBD offers opportunities for deep sea fishing.

    Fishing can be fun especially after a big catch of Ravas or Barras which are abundantly found in Mumbai waters. There are several Fishing clubs which engage in fishing as a serious sport during the weekends to de-stress themselves.

    Location: CBD Belapur, Powai lake, Malad east and several other rivers and lakes of Mumbai.

    Price: Rs. 700/- entry fee per head.

  • Things to Do Near Mumbai

  • 32Pawna Lake Camping | Book @ ₹ 875 Only!

    Pawna Lake Camping | Book @ ₹ 875 Only!
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    Trip Location: Pawna Lake
    About Pawna Lake Camping: 
    A 2 days 1 night Pawna Lake Camping on the banks of the beautiful Pawna Lake is here. Take part in this adventure to escape from the hassles of your city life.
    The lake is one of the popular artificial lakes located 10 kilometres away from Kamshet on the old Mumbai- Pune highway.
    Pawna Camping has become an important campsite after the construction of the Pawna Dam.
    This package of camping in Pawna lake comes with camping & sightseeing around the lake, bonfire with music & dinner.

    Note:
    Pawna region is likely to experience moderate to heavy rainfall in the monsoon season. But don't worry, we've got your back. 
    The Campsite is monsoon-friendly. 
    The tents are completely water-proof, and the campsite is covered by a waterproof shed so the site doesn't get damp. You can enjoy the monsoon weather not worrying about getting wet and dirty anytime and enjoy your stay and food to the fullest.

    Check In Timing: 4 PM
    Check Out Timing: 11 AM

    Distance: From Pune: 60 KM ( Via Kamshet)
                     From Mumbai: 120 KM (Via Lonavala, Bhangarwadi Rd)


    Min number of people required:- 1


  • 33Trekking Expedition to Rajmachi Fort from Pune

    Trekking Expedition to Rajmachi Fort from Pune
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    About the Activity:

    • Rising above the popular hill stations of Khandala and Lonavala; Rajmachi fort Trek is one of the most exciting trekking experiences in Maharashtra. 
    • Although the trek itself does not include steep climbs, it requires a rigorous health endurance as you will have to walk almost 15km at a stretch.
    • Start the journey with a 06:10 AM Local train ride to Lonavala. Reaching Lonavala at 08:00 AM (approx.) munch on a delicious breakfast and embark on the trail to summit the fort. Relax with a brief stopover in the laps of the mountains to grab a bite of the packed lunch. Reach the unique peak of Rajmachi which surrounded by plains on all three sides.
    • The highlight of the trail is definitely the view from the top and stay at a local house. Stuff the hungry tummies with a traditional Maharashtrian fare and retire for the night to relax yourself.
    • Today, post a delicious lunch you can start on the journey back to where you started from and upon reaching Lonavala at around 06:30PM, embark on the journey back by a local train. As you reach Pune at around 09:00 PM, this remarkable expedition will reach its exhilarating close.
    • Camping in the lap of nature is surely a treat that you owe yourself after the hard effort of the day. Unparalleled and memorable, Rajmachi Fort trek is sure to prompt you to keep coming back!

    Minimum 8 people are required to book this package.
  • 34Nashik Vineyard Stay and Tour

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    About the Activity:

    • Nashik vineyard stay with tour takes you to one of the pioneer vineyards in the city. Also known as the ‘Wine Capital of India’, this third largest city in Maharashtra has an age long history of wine making and is also the home to some of the best vineyards in the country.
    • Within this Nashik vineyard stay, you will get ample of opportunities to get acquainted with the different stages in wine preparation. Within the tour, you will also get to taste or sample some of the exquisite blends of wine in the Beyond Vineyard Resort. 
    • Delicious food, relaxing spa therapies, luxurious stay options and some of the leisure activities like bike riding or kayaking will add more fun and excitement to your wine tour.


     

  • 35Enthrall in a White Water Rafting Experience at Kolad

    Enthrall in a White Water Rafting Experience at Kolad

    Planning for adventure-filled activities in Mumbai plan a white water rafting experience on the river Kundalika in Kolad. The small river flowing from the foothills of Sahyadri is filled with exciting adventures and thrills for the daredevils.

    A team of like-minded water sports enthusiasts can join hands to set the raft on the river, sail through the many perils and rapids that come forth and reach the other side of the river as a sporting squad. People from many parts of Maharashtra assemble at Kolad, indulge in various adventure sports and keep half a day aside for the foamy white water rafting.

    Location: Kundalika river, Kolad, Maharashtra.

    Price: Rs.800/- onwards per person (rates depend on the no. of persons per raft).

    Must read: Best Places for River Rafting near Mumbai

    Camping and Rafting at Kolad @ 2250 Only

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  • 36Bhandardara Camping | Book @ ₹ 949 Only!

    Bhandardara Camping | Book @ ₹ 949 Only!
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    Check-in: 5 PM
    Check-out: 9 AM
    Location: 
    Bhandardara

    About the Bhandardara Camping:

    - Arrive at the Bhandardara campsite on your own by 5 PM in the evening and check in to the allotted camps.
    - Spend some time exploring the area before settling around the campfire for a session of stories and singing with dancing.
    - Enjoy a scrumptious dinner and after dinner experience fireflies during forest visit before settling in for the night. (Depending on availability of fireflies)
    - Wake up early to see the beautiful sunrise & a mesmerizing sight of the lake in the morning hours.
    - Have your breakfast and spend some time at the camp before checking-out and bringing the camping to an end.


    About the Bhandardara:

    Bhandardara is a holiday resort village near Igatpuri, in the western ghats of India. Bhandardara Lake camping is one of the most amazing and highly favorite camping and picnic spots for lovers of nature. Located near Igatpuri in the Western Ghats of India, it is a hotspot of tourism for its natural beauty and the attractions nearby like the many hills, waterfalls, Wilson dam, and Arthur Lake. 

    This camp by the lake is a great place to stay and enjoy a getaway in the lap of nature. Complete with comfortable tents and mattresses, the place even has clean and hygienic toilets to make the place and even more wonderful experience. 

    **NOTE:
    You can also opt for a variant in which the transportation is available from Kasara station to Kasara station. In that case, The pickup timings will be at 2:50 PM from Kasara station.


  • 37Paragliding in Kamshet

    Paragliding in Kamshet
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    About the Activity:

    • Embark on an exciting experience of paragliding in Kamshet with a set of certified pilots and flying enthusiasts.
    • Kamshet, is a beautiful destination located at about 110km from Mumbai and 45km from Pune that is decked with the beauty of the Sahyadri Ranges and valleys.
    • A daylong course will take you through paragliding of 3 different types namely; Classic Tandem, Instructional Tandem, and Acro Tandem.
    • A two seater plane will take you high up in the air from where you can take your paragliding flight with a certified instructor.

    Eligibility: For 15 yrs & above
    Weight: Above 45 kgs 


    NOTE : Due to winters afternoon session is not available. Reporting time for flying is 8:00 AM.

  • 38Sandhan Valley Trek with Rappelling, Igatpuri @ ₹1250 Only!

    Sandhan Valley Trek with Rappelling, Igatpuri @ ₹1250 Only!
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    About the Sandhan Valley Trek:

    Experience the true essence of adventure with a trek to
    Sandhan valley and camping experience in Igatpuri with your friends and family! Sandhan Valley Trek is a unique experience combining adventure activities such as rappelling, trekking, and many other adventure events!

    Sandhan is located near Bhandardara region village called Samrad and is a deep narrow rock floored ravine between the two high walls of a mountain range. Sandhan valley is one of the greatest canyons in the Sahyadri mountain ranges.

    You will get to make a descent towards the Sandhan valley which will make for a memorable outing and overnight stay under the sparkling sky, along the reservoir side! Explore temples from the 7th century, the Peshwa temples, and the natural gorge called Sandan! 

    Trip Location:
    Kasara

    Trip Starting and Ending Point: Kasara

    Min number of people required to book:- 1


  • 39Lohagad Fort Trek, Lonavala | Book @ Flat 30% Off!

    Lohagad Fort Trek, Lonavala | Book @ Flat 30% Off!
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    Located close to the hill station of Lonavala Khandala and 52 km northwest of Pune, Lohagad rises to an elevation of 1,033 meters or 3,389 feet above sea level. We are here with the package of an amazing trek opportunity at this place.

    Activity:
    It is said to be the b
    est trekking route near Mumbai and Pune for beginners. It is an easy trek filled with fun and beauty. You will get to see many beautiful things during this trek and after reaching the peak you can see four doors  The first one is called 'Ganesh Darwaaja', the second one is called 'Narayan Darwaja', the third one is called 'Hanuman Darwaaja' & the fourth one is called 'Maha Darwaaja'. Out of this Hanuman Darwaaja is the most ancient of all the doors. Between Narayan & Hanuman Darwaaja there are two godowns which were used for storage purpose as a granary. This will be a perfect day out for you and your family or friends.

    Meals:
    You will be served a healthy breakfast and a delicious lunch.

    Pickup/Drop Location: Malavali Railway Station

    Maximum Occupancy: 50 Pax

    Minimum occupancy: 4 Pax

  • 40Scuba Dive in Malvan

    Scuba Dive in Malvan
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    Passionate about water and the flora and fauna hidden beneath the ocean? Try Scuba diving this season at any one of the Scuba diving operators in Malvan. Malvan a sleepy hamlet in Sindhudurg has gained popularity due to many water sports options available.

    It becomes a happening place from September to May and is a hub for water sports enthusiasts. Both swimmers and non-swimmers are guided by trained Scuba divers through the hidden treasures within the sea to unfold an enthralling world out there. The 20 minutes of adventure under the sea last for a lifetime to come.

    Location: Tarkarli beach, Sindhudurg, Malvan, Maharashtra.

    Price: Starting from Rs.1,350/- per head.

    You may also like: Amazing Scuba Diving Places in Mumbai

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  • 41Scuba Diving in Tarkarli

    Scuba Diving in Tarkarli
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    About the Activity:

    • The beautiful Tarkarli is a beachside haven to be explored in the company of family and friends!
    • Be amazed by the exotic underwater creatures with this scuba diving experience.
    • You can avail at additional cost of breathtaking Dolphin Safari and the Tsunami Island Safari, and be taken by a rich past with a visit to Nivanti Fort.

    Reporting Time : 9:30 AM
    Departure Time : 3:30 PM

    Distance : From Pune (340 KM)
                      From Mumbai (536 KM)

    Stay: Chargable at the location. Choose out of stay options available there only.



  • 42Kundalika Rafting Camp with Adventure Activities @ 1850 Only

    Kundalika Rafting Camp with Adventure Activities @ 1850 Only
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    About the Activity:

    The Kundalika rafting camp is the perfect choice for anyone looking to indulge in adventure in the green escapes of nature! Located at just a couple of hours drive from Mumbai, it is the preferred hotspot for all those eager to escape the mad rush of the city.

    The Kundalika rafting camp gives you a rare opportunity to engage yourself in a multitude of adventure activities in the engaging company of nature. As you take a quiet drive down to the campsite, you can check-in and indulge in the beauty of nature while munching on some yummy snacks and refreshing tea. Fortify yourself and embark on a vast range of activities like kayaking, jet skii and archery! Get your tired but excited selves back to the campsite and relish a delicious dinner before calling it a night. Next day indulge in rafting and other activities post breakfast.

    Available in 2 packages :

    • Stay with Rafting
    • Stay with Rafting and Activities

    Timings:Check-in: 3:00 PM (Day 01) ; Check-out: 3:00 PM (Day 02) 

    Min number of people required to book:- 1



  • 43Sunrise Trek to Kalsubai, Igatpuri @ 775 Only

    Sunrise Trek to Kalsubai, Igatpuri @ 775 Only
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    Kalsubai at 5400ft is the highest peak of Maharashtra and this is the main reason for its popularity and difficulty. It is located in the Kalsubai mountain range which is an offshoot range from the main Sahyadri range.

    About the trek

    Why Kalsubai should be your next trekking destination?

    Surrounded by lush green forests and fields, the trekking route towards Maharashtra's Highest Peak is a surreal experience for all the nature lovers and trek enthusiasts. Challenging yet fun-filled, trek towards the highest summit will test your patience and offer an amazing panoramic view of several more mountain ranges like Alang, Madangad, Kulang, Ratangad (southwest) and to the south Pabhargad, Ghanchakkar & Harishchandragad. Also, attempting to climb the most wish-listed mountain in the Sahyadri offers a great sense of achievement for most of the trekking enthusiasts

    The story behind Kalsubai Unveiled

    It is truly believed by the local villagers that a housemaid residing in a nearby village had disappeared near the mountain while trying to escape her employer's harsh suffering. This gives the mountain its present name as well as a reason for this temple to be built in her memory.

    Highlights:

    Scaling the highest peak of Maharashtra.
    Kalsubai Temple
    Rainy seasons first trek.
    Surreal greenery and blissful environment while Kalsubai trek
    Panoramic view of several mountains
    Mesmerizing views.
    Breathtaking beauty.
  • 44Visapur Fort Trek, Maharashtra @ 1064 Only

    Visapur Fort Trek, Maharashtra @ 1064 Only
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    Travelers from Pune can join us directly at Malveli railway staion near Lonavala pickup and drop is available from there

    Visapur fort offers a majestic view from the height of 3556ft. Located in Maharashtra near Pune district, the trek to Visapur is one of the best treks to do in Monsoon.

    About the trek

    The trek starts from Mumbai early in the morning. The trek offers several stunning views of lush green valleys and small or large waterfalls. You will find decorated architecture, the old house, caves, and ruins of a large stone-built house which is also known as Peshwa's palace. There are several temples around the fort, but you will notice that most of the temples are dedicated to Hanuman as he was the patron deity of Visapur fort.

    You can also witness the ten feet long iron gun of Queen Elizabeth. Trek to Visapur will refresh your mind as well as your body. The difficulty level of the trek is easy but still, there will be a professional guide with you, who will assist you while trekking.

    Note:

    Mineral Water/Cold Drinks are not included in this package
    Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
    Trek leaders’ decisions will be final and binding.
    Participants or Members are responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.
    Team reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.

    Endurance: Low
    Difficulty: Easy
    Group Size:
    40
    Age Limit:
    14-45 Years

    There are four pickups and drop off points in Mumbai.
    Pritam Hotel Near Flyover Dadar
    Yogi Hotel, Diamond Garden, Chembur
    Vashi Below Main Bridge
    McDonald, Kalamboli Panvel


  • 45Day Trek to Matheran

    Day Trek to Matheran
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    About the Activity:

    The climate of Matheran is very cool. The most unforgettable things about Matheran are deep forest and the waterfalls nearby, especially in rainy season. The beauty of the hill station gets doubled in monsoon. Matheran is truly ‘The Best Hill Station in Maharashtra'. It covers an area of 8 square kilometers in Sahyadris. This lovely spot was discovered in 1850 by Hugh Poyntz Malet, the collector of Thane district. Garbett point is located on South-west side of Matheran with a grand view of the plateau.

    • If you are planning for a 8 km trekking experience to  Matheran, then this tour is the perfect fit for you.
    • Start your activity by assembling at Bhivpuri Railway Station, then walk to trekking base camp. 
    • Witness the diversified flora and fauna with a stunning waterfall and get ready to be astonished with the scenic appeal and the tranquility of this entire place.
    • Get transferred back to Bhivpuri completing this epic trekking trail.
  • 46One Day Trek to Harihargad Fort in Nashik (from Mumbai)

    One Day Trek to Harihargad Fort in Nashik (from Mumbai)
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    About the Activity:

    • Fixed Departure: 12 Aug 2017, 24 Aug 2017, 15 Sep 2017, 22 Dec 2017
    • Located 3500 feet above sea level, the trek to Harihargad Fort takes you through the magical expanse of nature.
    • The prism-shaped fort enchants at first sight, and houses a pond in front of the Hanuman and Shiva shrines.
    • Sheer design of the famed rock cut steps draws intrigued crowds, and the ornate, but steep steps scintillate while climbing up!
    • Start your journey on Saturday Night by getting picked up from Pritam Hotel located in East Dadar at around 11.30 PM and Nitin Company Junction at around 12 midnight and continue your overnight journey to Harihargad Fort in Nashik. 
    • After reaching the base camp in the morning, have your delicious breakfast and start your trek to Harhargad Fort.
    • Reach the fort in the afternoon and explore its beautiful history and architectural elegance, followed by a delicious lunch.
    • Descend back to the base camp and enjoy your evening snacks on the way. 
    • Reach the base camp and start your journey back to Mumbai, reaching the city at around 10 PM depending on the traffic. 
  • 47Enthrall in Stunning Kashid – Murud

    Enthrall in Stunning Kashid – Murud
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    A trip to Kashid and Murud must feature in the bucket list of things to do in Mumbai not only because of Murud’s historical presence but also breathtaking beaches of Kashid and it’s surroundings. The clean white sands of Kashid can make anyone fall in love with Kashid, spend some lazy time on the beach sipping coconut water to keep you hydrated.

    Built in the 15th century, the fort of Janjira was constructed somewhere in the middle of the sea which now features in the UNESCO world heritage site. Sailboats ferry tourists till the grand fort for a jaw-dropping experience watching the architecture of the looming structure.

    Location: Kashid is 30km from Alibaug and a 3.5hr drive from Mumbai, whereas Murud is 21km from Kashid beach.

  • 48Visit Khandala- Lonavala

    Visit Khandala- Lonavala
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    A popular hill station in the outskirts of Mumbai, Khandala and Lonavala has been featured in many movies due to it’s natural beauty and proximity to the city. The dramatic greenery of Khandala, Buddhist caves, magnificent waterfalls, the Rajmachi Sunset viewpoint and several other fascinating places makes Khandala a must visit the place.

    On the other hand, Lonavla has lured tourists for long by its scenic lakes, Bushi dam, stunning waterfalls, majestic forts and Imagica, a theme park.

    Location: Mumbai to Khandala is a mere 78km similarly Mumbai to Lonavala too is 82km and can be covered in 1.5hrs by road.

    Suggested read: 40 Must Visit Places for a 2 Days Trip near Mumbai

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    Hot Air Balloon Safari, Lonavala

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  • 49Trek to Ratangad from Mumbai

    Trek to Ratangad from Mumbai
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    About the Activity: 

    Thrill your senses with a trek to Ratangad and let the fresh greens and blooms enchant your mind and heart. 

    A hill fort located in Ratan Wadi, this is one of oldest in the regiona s it is more than 2000 years old. This fortress is famous for Nedhe or Eye of the Needle Point, during this season, the needle eye point is covered in colourful blooms of all types. This fort was captured by the great Maratha emperor Shivaji Maharaj and was one of his favorite hill fortresses, one can understand why as it offers the amazing view of the artificial catchment area below and vast canopy of blue sky under! 

    The trek begins as you meet at  Pritam Hotel Dadar East at 11:30 pm and proceed with the journey. Get to the village by 05:00 AM, which is the base point of this trek. Progressing onwards to Trimbak Darwaza, Nedhe (Needle Point), you will reach the summit by 10:30 AM. Descend down to Ratanwadi after some exploration. On the way visit Amruteshwar Temple and proceed back to Mumbai by 5 PM.



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    Mumbai is one of the busiest city of India, the lightning-fast life of the city is harmful to mental health. There are various getaways near Mumbai. One of these scrumptious getaways is Harishchandragad in Malshej Ghat. A trip at this beautiful spot will make you forget about your busy life in the bustling city of Mumbai.

    About the trek


    Located in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, Harishchandragad fort trek is one of the favorite destinations for trekkers, especially during monsoon due to its pleasant temperature and picturesque greenery. The main attraction of this trek is the Konkan Kada, which is an enormous 4671-foot high concave cliff. The cliff is in the shape of Cobra's hood. You can witness the majestic panoramic view of the surrounding hills. Visit the holy Ganesh cave during your trek.

    Apart from the breathtaking trekking trail, you can also indulge in the bonfire and the music night. After the difficult trek, you will be provided a delicious refreshment. If you are an adventure junkie then you can indulge in the thrilling rappelling adventure.

    How to reach

    You can reach Kasara by any kind of public or private transport.


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Dharavi Slum

Dharavi, Asia’s largest slum, invites many curious eyes because of the sheer vastness of it. It is counted among one of the places to visit in Mumbai because of the slum houses as many as a million people crammed in pint-sized houses, dirty bylanes, open drains, and extremely filthy living conditions in average.

Located in the very heart of Mumbai, the Dharavi slum stretches between two of Mumbai’s major rail lines, which is what makes it such a convenient location to travel for work for the folk who live here. In a city where rents are sky high, Dharavi offers rather low rent for people who move into the city.

You can find a room complete with a cooking gas and a small colour TV for as low as 185 rupees a month. Dharavi has many small-scale businesses thriving, manufacturing everything from garments to pots and pans. The products are sold in local as well as international markets, where they are exported.

The annual turnover for these products is as much as 650 million dollars a year. Visit Dharavi to see the lifestyle of those living here, for it is not every day you get to step inside Asia’s largest slum.

Location: Spans over 500 acres in the heart of Mumbai
Best Time to visit: October-March
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: Not applicable
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 10.4 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Elephanta Caves

The Elephanta Caves are a major attraction in Mumbai because of its archaeological significance. This is where the caves are located, must have seen early settlements from 2nd century BC. The caves, however, are estimated to have been constructed sometime between 5th and 6th century AD.

One of the biggest caves here measures about 39 metres from the front to the back. The main body of the Elephanta Cave is about 27 square meters, supported by six rows of pillars. The caves show distinct artistic features from the time of its construction.

The caves feature rock-cut architecture, which makes the entire layout of the caves very interesting. The Elephanta Caves have a combination of sculpture art and aesthetic beauty carved into the rock formations.

This is what makes it popular among archaeologists as well as historians, who wish to find out more about the natives who moved on the Gharapuri Island (Elephanta Caves) in 2nd century BC. Come here to experience the ruins of an ancient world on the Elephanta Island, and see the caves and sculptures in their natural surroundings.

Location: Gharapuri, Maharashtra 
Best Time to visit: October-March
Entry fee: INR 10 (Indian), INR 250 (foreigner), free (child)
Timings: 9AM-5.30PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 7.3 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Red Carpet Wax Museum

As the name suggests, the Red Carpet Wax Museum is one of those tourist places in Mumbai that one simply cannot miss because the museum showcases lifelike statues of celebrities and prominent people from all walks of life, such as socialites, politicians, world leaders, scientists, social workers etc. The statues are made to be completely alike the person they have been constructed after, giving a very authentic feel to the statue.

Each statue is surrounded by the necessary ambience to give the statue and its theme a complete look and feel. Any individual can pose with the statues in the museum. The museum was constructed over a period of five years after which it opened its doors to the public in December 2016. The wax museum is one of a kind monument in the city of Mumbai, so make sure you drop by and catch a glimpse of it.

Location: 1st Floor, R City Mall, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, Amrut Nagar, Ghatkopar West, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: Any time of the year
Entry fee: INR 250 (weekday), INR 350 (weekend)
Timings: 9.45AM-9.30PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 20.5 kms from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Mumbai Dhobi Ghat

A place that’s as unique as it can be, Mumbai’s Dhobi Ghat maintains and lives up to its 140-year-old tradition and profession in the heart of Mumbai city. There are as many as 1026 open “ghats” for washermen to wash clothes in, and almost all of them are occupied at the same time as they beat the dirt out of hundreds and thousands of dirty clothes from the city.

The Mumbai Dhobi Ghat is located very close to the Mahalaxmi railway station. The place is also famed to be the world’s largest washing centre because there’s no such other place for washing clothes in the world. Most of the clothes being washed here come from Mumbai’s hospitals, and hotels.

You can see likes of cleaned clothes and sheets being hung to dry in the open air after they have been thoroughly cleaned. Come here to see a very different face of the city of Mumbai. Lately, it has become a place for tourists to flock in out of sheer curiosity. 

Location: Dr E Moses Road, Mahalaxmi, Mumbai, Maharashtra 
Best Time to visit: October-March
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: 4AM-7PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 2 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Film City

Home to the film fraternity of the country is perhaps one of the most popular among Mumbai tourist places. The Film City is so vast that more than a thousand sets can be erected here at the same time. Over the last few years, the Film City has become one of the major locations for shooting the Hindi serials.

Film City was built in 1911, under the guidance of veteran actor and producer V. Shantaram. The total area of the place is about 520 acres, built according to the outlines of the film city in California. The film city has elaborate sets of villages, mountains, mansions, gardens, fountains, streams, cities etc. More than 900 Hindi movies and Hindi serials have been shot in the Film City of Mumbai.

The studios are well equipped, complete with the electronic items necessary for shooting and extremely sophisticated instruments that give the kind of quality to the shows shot here, making Bollywood top in the game in the country.

Location: Inside Dadasaheb Phalke Chitranagri Main Gate, Post Aarey Milk Colony, Goregaon East, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: October-March
Entry fee: INR 599-INR 1699 per person
Timings: 10AM-5PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 31.4 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Gateway of India

One of the most visited places in Mumbai, the Gateway of India is counted among Mumbai tourist places that see excellent footfall at any time of the year. The attraction was built by the British in 1919, by the then Governor of Bombay, Sir George Sydenham Clarke, who laid the foundation of the monument in 1911. The plan was approved in 1914, after which construction began. The monument was built to honour the visit of King George V and Queen Mary, who was to arrive at Bombay.

The architectural design of the Gateway of India is done in the Indo-Saracenic style, along with Muslim architectural styles incorporated when it comes to the archways. 
The Elephant Caves are located quite close to the Gateway of India and can be reached via a ferry from here. You can pay the ticket price here and get on a motorboat to reach the Elephant Caves, which takes a little more than an hour to reach, being located 56 kilometres from the monument.

Location: Apollo Bandar, Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: October-March
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: Can visit anytime
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 6.4 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central

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Mumbai Dabbawala Center

The dabbawalas of Mumbai have long been a centre of curiosity among the people because of their accurate delivery system that has been never altered its professionalism over the last 125 years. The Mumbai Dabbawala Center is definitely one of the places to visit in Mumbai. The Mumbai Dabbawala Centre originally started out as a one-man army, when a Parsi banker wanted to eat homemade food and gave this task to Mumbai’s first dabbawala.

His idea was appreciated by others and soon, more office goers joined in the demand for home cooked food that had to be delivered in office, giving rise to a business that has famously become a case study in universities across the world, who try to learn and decode the Mumbai Dabbawalas’ exceptional accuracy in delivering the tiffin boxes.

At present, the Mumbai Dabbawala Center has as many as 5000 dabbawalas who deliver food from home to office every day with the kind of constant accuracy they have mastered over more than a century.

Location: 23, Navyug Mansion, Sleater Road, Naushir Bharucha Marg, Opposite Krishna Palace Hotel, Grant Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: Any time of the year
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: Not applicable
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 2.1 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Victoria Terminus

Formerly known as Victoria Terminus, the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is Mumbai’s outstanding railway station. Although this is a railways station and not primarily counted among places to visit in Mumbai, this building, designed by British architect FW Stevens, sports excellent Victorian Gothic Revival architectural style.

The designs are based on medieval Italian models, known as High Victorian Gothic Design, is remarkable. The domes, corridors, arches, and turrets are therefore distinct and prominently archaic. The construction of the building began in 1878, taking up to a decade to complete. Numerous British architects and Indian craftsmen worked day and night to give the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus the definition of what it is today.

This is why the architectural style doesn’t just boast of Victorian style, there’s a distinctive feature of Indian architecture in the building as well, making it one of the attractions in Mumbai for history lovers and architects who love to study the significance of various architectural styles in the building.

Location: Opposite BMC Building, Dr Dadabhai Naoroji Road, Fort/P D'Mello Road (PF-18), Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: Any time of the year
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: Not applicable
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 5 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Kanheri Caves

Situated in the Sanjay Gandhi National Park in Borivali East is one of those attractions in Mumbai every tourist in the metropolitan swears by. The caves are believed to be one of the oldest caves in the history of the country, dating back to as far as 1st century BC. The Kanheri Caves is famous for its 109 entrances, and ancient Indian architecture.

The caves were carved out of natural basalt, which gives it a unique texture. The place is known as the “lungs of Mumbai” because of the greenery all around and is counted among major Mumbai tourist places. “Kanheri” originates from “Krishnagiri”, which is Sanskrit. Every cave is adorned with a “splinth”; a rock bed.

The caves were Buddhist shrines because it used to be a Buddhist settlement in the third century. The Kanheri Caves are an ideal spot for a picnic as well, as there are much greenery and an array of natural streams around the caves that make it a pleasant place for the public.

Location: Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali East, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: October-March
Entry fee: INR 5 (Indians), INR 100 (foreigners)
Timings: 7.30AM-5.30PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 39 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Siddhivinayak Temple, Mumbai

Dedicated to Lord Ganesha, the Siddhivinayak Temple of Mumbai is one of the most popular places to visit in Mumbai. The two hundred years old temple attracts thousands of devotees every single day, who stand in queues patiently waiting for their turn to devote their prayers to Lord Ganesha.

The temple was founded in 1801 by a woman called Deubai Patil, who funded and constructed the temple so the lord may grant her a child, and that other women like her may be blessed with children. The lake which is located right next to the temple was dug in the nineteenth century to counter the issue of water shortage in the area.

The Siddhivinayak Temple is often visited by celebrities, actors, producers, and directors alike, who go to seek the Lord's blessings before their movies release. The temple opens very early in the morning, as the morning aarti begins at 5.30am and the temple closes at 9.50 at night. The timings of the temple vary according to the festivals such as Ganesh Chaturthi.

Location: Simla Cottage, Khatun B. Chawl Welfare Society, Road Number 5, Shankarwadi, Jogeshwari East, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: Any time of the year
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: 5.30AM-10.30PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 23.6 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Nehru Science Centre

The Nehru Science Centre in Mumbai is an extremely popular attraction in Mumbai for science lovers. This amazing initiative lets you get a glimpse into the world of science and technology that is informative, interesting, and full of knowledge for the young and old alike. There are more than 500 interactive projects at the centre that help you learn about the principles and laws of kinetics, sound, mechanics, energy etc.

A lot of workshops, seminars, meetings, and exhibits are held at the Nehru Science Center from time to time. The centre also has a lot of artefacts that
depict the several achievements of mankind in the field of science and technology.

There are also three-dimensional shows you can attend at the Nehru Science Centre; there are two such shows which are called Grand Canyon Adventure and Monsters of the Deep.  You can see mythical underwater monsters in Monsters of the Deep. There is also a well-kept library which houses more than 10000 books and up to 300 films on science and technology.

Location: Opp 4 Seasons Hotel, Dr E. Moses Road, Worli, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: Any time of the year
Entry fee: INR 40
Timings: 10AM-6PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 4.2 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Chor Bazaar

Originally called the “Shor Bazaar” because of the noise in the market, the bazaar has now come to be known as Chor Bazaar after the British couldn’t pronounce “Shor”. The place has been coined the name of Chor Bazaar since then, which literally means the Thieves’ market.

The place is full of old buildings, cramped shops, and the streets are always crowded. Chor Bazaar is about 150 years old, and it is said that the place was a favourite of the British back in the days. There is nothing that you cannot find in this market, making it one of the most sought-after places in the city.

Everything from real and fake jewellery, electronics, antique items, Victorian-style furniture.You can find stolen items here too, as the name of the market suggests. The amazing thing about shopping at Chor Bazaar is that you can bargain to no end and get goods at very cheap prices. This is why Chor Bazaar is so famous.

Location: Mutton Street, Kumbharwada, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: Any time of the year 
Entry fee: Not applicable
Timings: 6AM-4PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 1.7 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Fort Bassein

Situated about 55 kilometres from Mumbai, Fort Bassein is a splendid example of robustness and architecture, being constructed in the early 1400s. Originally constructed by Bahadur Shah, the Sultan of Gujarat, the fort has seen many masters.

The name of the fort comes from the word “Bacaim” which is Portuguese. It has been ruled by the Portuguese, Marathas, and the British in old times. At present, the fort is under the protection and care of the Archaeological Survey of India, although not much effort has been made to conserve the heritage site.

The fort is in ruins and you can see vegetation in some parts of the fort. Come here to marvel at the medieval architecture and vastness of the fort, and spend a morning going around the place, for there’s much to see on the inside of the fort. You can see marks by sharp chisels etc on the walls of the fort as well, indicating the times of attack in old times.

Location: Killa Road, Police Colony, Vasai West, Vasai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: Any time of the year
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: 6AM-6PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 78.7 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount, Bandra

Bandra is one of the most popular areas in Mumbai, famous for its lifestyle, fashion, Bollywood, shopping centres, restaurants, and entertainment centres, and of course, churches. The Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount is one of the most popular churches in Mumbai and therefore attracts flocks of tourists to its doors every year.

The church is known for its architecture, and serene environment. Due to the festivities at the church, you can see tourists crowding the church in the month of September. The church overlooks the sea and is located on a hill, about 260 feet above the ground. The Sanctum Sanctorum in the church has seven steps, leading to a marble altar.

The unique thing about the Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount is that it attracts people of many faiths, the majority of which are devout Catholics. Come here to spend a calm and quiet afternoon if you are visiting Mumbai.

Location: Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 
Best Time to visit: Any time of the year
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: Sunday:10AM-7PM, Other days: 8AM-8.30PM
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 13.4 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Gorai Beach

The Gorai beach in Mumbai is one of the most frequented beaches by the local people and tourists alike, popular for its location. Locals from Mumbai’s north suburb often come here to enjoy an evening or even an entire day outing. The beach is ideal for a full day picnic with your family.

Gorai beach is known as Lovers Point beach as well since this is the place where lovers meet secretly in the beach’s isolation and privacy for the last three to four decades. The festivals of Ganesh Chaturthi and Holi are celebrated here with great pomp, and something to come to the beach to watch.

Ganesh visarjan is done here every year, and holy is a beach party for the entire day. Come here to see the giant idols of Lord Ganesha being immersed in the Arabian Sea during the visarjan. It is an occasion to not give a miss too if you are in the metropolitan of Mumbai during the Ganesh Chaturthi.

Location: Gorai Beach Road, Koliwada, Gorai, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: October-March
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: Not applicable
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 43.6 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central
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Horniman Circle Gardens

The Horniman Circle Gardens is one of the largest parks in the city of Mumbai. The garden was popularly called as “Bombay Green” in the 18th century, which was changed to “Benjamin Horniman” after India gained independence. This was meant as a tribute to the editor of the newspaper Bombay Chronicle, Benjamin Horniman.

The garden covers an approximate area of the 10,100-meter square and is surrounded by lush greenery and office buildings all around, most of which are the leading banks in the country. Construction of the gardens began originally in 1821, but the construction could not be completed for the next twelve years.

Only after India became independent in 1947, the garden was revived from the garbage dumpyard it had become after 1842. The park has a Historic Asiatic Society library in the enclosure for all those who wish to sit down and relax close to the garden. The gardens have perfect pathways and tall trees laid out in a neat fashion.

Location: Horniman Circle, Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: October-March
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: 8AM-9PM every day
Distance from Mumbai Bus Stand: 6.8 km from MSRTC Mumbai Central

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  • Q. What are the best places to visit in Mumbai?

    With something for everyone, Mumbai is a city that will bring you the thrill you cannot find anywhere! Click Here to Know More.

    - Gateway of India: 25 km from Mumbai Airport
    - Marine Drive: 22 km from Mumbai Airport
    - Chowpatty Beach: 20 km from Mumbai Airport
    - Juhu Beach: 6 Km from Mumbai Airport
    - Siddhivinayak Temple: 11 km from Mumbai Airport
    Worli Seaface: 14 km from Mumbai Airport
    Haji Ali: 17 km from Mumbai Airport

  • Q. What are the best adventure activities near Mumbai?
  • Q. What are the best weekend getaways near Mumbai?

    Whether you wish to explore history or simply looking to relax in the lap of nature, these holiday destinations will leave you asking for more. Explore Now.

    - Pawna Lake:
    118 km from Mumbai
    - Lonavala: 89 km from Mumbai
     - Kundalika: 125 km from Mumbai
    - Kamshet: 102 km from Mumbai
    - Igatpuri: 121 km from Mumbai
    - Kolad: 122 km from Mumbai
    - Mahabaleshwar:  263 km from Mumbai
    - Goa: 585 km from Mumbai
    - Rajmachi: 312 km from Mumbai
    - Ratnagiri: 335 km from Mumbai.

  • Q. What is the best time to visit Mumbai?

    The best time to visit Mumbai is from November to February. These are the winter months in the city and the weather remains cool and dry.

     Since it is the time just after the monsoon season, you can still enjoy the vibrant greenery that dots the city and enjoy spending time outdoors.

  • Q. Where can I spend a day in Mumbai?

    Mumbai offers a lot of very popular landmarks including

    - The beautiful Marine Drive, also known as the queen’s necklace, where you can spend your time staring into the ocean
    - You can visit the famous Haji Ali Dargah
    - Enjoy a cup of coffee at the Trident
    - Catch a play at the NCPA in Nariman Point

    You can also hire a cab that takes you to all the famous landmarks in a day including

    - Gateway of India
    - The Taj Hotel
    - Siddhivinayak Temple
    - The various art galleries and museums at Kala Ghoda
    - The famous CST station
    - Bandra-Worli Sea Link

    Another great way of spending a day in Mumbai is by visiting the Kanheri Caves at the SGNP national park. Once done with the caves, you can ditch the crowds and go for a long trek into the wilderness of the park. It goes on for miles!

  • Q. Which are the best shopping places in Mumbai?

    Mumbai is a shopaholics’ heaven. There is so much you can shop here, depending on what you are after and the best part is, most of the places welcome haggling!

    - Crawford Market:
    This is a huge wholesale market near the CST station where you can buy jewellery, groceries, lighting, flowers and plants, stationery, fresh fruits, furniture, etc.
    - Hill Road: When looking for designer clothes at throwaway prices, this market in Bandra is the place for you.
    - Flora Fountain: There is no better place to buy second-hand books in the entire city.
    - Mutton Street:  This place has every kind of antiques from old furniture, clocks, ornaments, typewriters to musical instruments.
    - Dharavi Leather Market: You can find genuine leather goods at dirt-cheap prices here, including leather bags, shoes, belts, wallets and decorative items.
    - Dadar Flower Market:  When looking for the most beautiful fresh flowers in the city, make a beeline towards Dadar Flower Market. Colaba Causeway This market holds everything from clothes, shoes, accessories and home accessories which you can spend hours browsing.
    - Sassoon Docks Fish Market: There is no better place to get fresh fish than directly from this historic dockyard.
    - Zaveri Bazaar: This is the place to be if you are looking for precious, semi-precious or imitation jewellery.
    - Linking Road: Another great option to indulge in roadside shopping and buy fashionwear.

  • Q. How can I visit Mumbai in 2 days?

    Although Mumbai is a giant of a city, you can still try and have a peek into its heart in two days.

    Day 1:
    -Start your day by covering Siddhivinayak Temple and Haji Ali Dargah as they are less crowded in the mornings.
    - After that, enjoy a late breakfast at one of the old Irani cafes in the city like Kayani’s, Military Cafe, Jimmy Boy, etc.
    - After that, you can spend your day walking around the galleries and museums at Kala Ghoda or look shop a little at Colaba Causeway or combine both.
    - Take a quick lunch stop at one of the several quirky cafes in Kala Ghoda
    - Take a walk to the Horniman Circle and take in the views of the famous Asiatic Library or have a look at the historic post office.
    - After it starts to become a little dark, head over to the Gateway of India, feed the pigeons and take in the views of the Taj Hotel
    - To end your day, take a cab to Marine Drive and watch as the sun sets over the ocean and see the city light up in front of your eyes
    - You can enjoy a local dinner at Chowpatty or take a bite of the famous Bachelor’s sandwiches

    Day 2:
    - Start your second day with breakfast at the Prithvi Theatre; you can also choose to catch a play here
    - After your breakfast, head over to the Kanheri Caves and spend some time in the lap of nature
    - For the rest of the day, you can book a tour through the slums of Dharavi or take a trip to the Film City
    - Another great way of spending your day is to book a ferry to Elephanta Caves
    - To end your second day in Mumbai, you can visit any of the several markets or check out the city’s clubbing scene.These clubs are particularly vibrant over the weekend.

  • Q. What is best to buy in Mumbai?

    When in Mumbai, you can buy a lot of things, depending on where you are:
    - Cheap leather bags from Dharavi Market
    - Beautiful fabrics at wholesale prices from Mangaldas Market
    - Refurbished antique furniture at Chor Bazaar
    - Antiques from Mutton Street
    - Cheap designer clothes from Hill Road
    - Household essentials from Crawford Market
    - Cheap footwear from Fashion Street
    - Pre-loved books at Flora Fountain

  • Q. What food is famous in Mumbai?

    Mumbai is a foodie’s paradise, you can sample foods not only from the entire country but from all over the world. When in Mumbai, you must try

    - Guru Kripa’s Samosa: They offer piping hot samosas with a side of tangy chana, chutney and slivered onions.
    - Sandwiches at Bachelor's: Their vegetables and paneer sandwiches along with a side of chips and chutney are to die for!
    - Keema Pao at Kayani’s: There is no better way to start your day than by munching on a sizzling hot Keema with a side of soft pao in this old Irani cafe.
    - Parathas at Prithvi’s Cafe: It is just about the best place to devour hot parathas with chaas and dal makhani.
    - Shawarma at Carter’s Blue: You can choose a chicken Shawarma or a paneer one and you will not be disappointed.
    - Dosa at Ram Ashraya: You can enjoy a variety of dosas with a side of filter coffee any time of the day!
    - Omelette at Kala Ghoda Cafe: This old cafe serves a brilliant fresh menu and their omelettes are to die for!
    - Pav Bhaji at Chowpatty:  There is no better place to sample authentic pav bhaji than at Juhu Chowpatty.
    - Kebabs at Bademiya: All the meat-lovers will truly appreciate this place
    - Vada Pao at Anand Vada Pav Stall: It is impossible to miss this local favourite when in Mumbai.

  • Q. Is Mumbai expensive?

    It really depends on where you are visiting from. If you are from India, then yes, you will find Mumbai to be very expensive.

    Having said that, when looked at from a world perspective, it is the second least expensive city to visit!

  • Q. What can we do in Mumbai at night?

    Mumbai never sleeps. You can always find things to do and places to see throughout the night. When in the city, you can:

    - Visit a club: You can go to Playboy, Kitty Su, XXO, Tryst, Club Sirkus; the choices are aplenty!
    - Sit at Marine Drive: Enjoy food at the many all-night food markets like Mohammad Ali Road Khau Galli, Ghatkopar Khau Galli, etc.
    - Catch a late-night movie: Enjoy a movie at one of the many theatres which are open till late 
    - Plan an overnight trek: Visit the surrounding peaks like Kalsubai, Harishchandragad, etc.
    - Drive around the empty Mumbai roads: Enjoy me time driving along the empty roads of Mumbai

  • Q. Is Mumbai dangerous for tourists?

    Mumbai is considered a much safer city when compared to other major cities in India.

  • Q. What are the best things to do in Mumbai for couples?

    Mumbai becomes what you want it to be, and for couples, it is probably one of the most romantic places. Explore Now!

    - You can Watch the sunset at Marine Drive
    - Drive on the Bandra Worli Sea Link
    - Go on a secluded nature trek at Sanjay Gandhi National Park
    - Visit the Juhu Beach
    - Enjoy a romantic dinner at one of the open-terrace restaurants
    - Go for a couple’s massage

  • Q. What are the best things to do in Mumbai this weekend?

    The best things to do in Mumbai over the weekend are:
    - Explore the Elephanta Caves
    - Learn a skill like pottery, cooking, dancing, etc.
    - Visit a theme park-like Imagica, Essel World, Wet n Joy, etc.
    - Go on a weekend trek to Lohagad Fort, Sinhagad Fort, Rajmachi, etc.
    - Catch a play at Prithvi or stand-up comedy session at the Laughter Club

  • Q. How can I spend my day with my girlfriend in Mumbai?

    Mumbai is the perfect place if you want to impress your girlfriend. Whether she is an art enthusiast, architecture lover or a foodie, there is a place for a perfect date.

    - Take a walk around the art district of the city, Kala Ghoda
    - Catch a play at the Prithvi Theatre
    - Go for a photography tour at Horniman Circle
    - Enjoy a sunset at the Juhu Beach
    - Have an ice cream at Naturals
    - Fancy dinner at Olive Bar & Kitchen