Top Places to Visit, Things to Do, Tours and Activities in Mumbai

Top Places to Visit, Things to Do, Tours and Activities in Mumbai

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Best things to do and tourist places to visit in Mumbai

The 'Dream City' stands true to its name. This is the most populous city in India and also India's commercial capital. It has everything a person can need; from the world renowned Gateway of India to the religious steps of Siddhivinayak temple, from the modern streets of the city to the historical Elephanta caves. The city bounds in numerous tourist attractions and has been on the bucket list of any tourist who visits India. The Gateway of India is one of the most famous places in Mumbai. It is an iconic example of Indo-Saracenic architecture in India. It is located next to the stunning world renowned Taj Hotel which is itself among one of the best places to visit in Mumbai. Elephanta caves are another brilliant standing example of Indian mastery in terms of rock sculptures. A UNESCO World Heritage site, this is one of the best places to see in all of Mumbai and draws thousands of tourists towards its gigantic rock-marvels.

If you are the one with the hearts for history, the Banganga tank and the Walkeshwar Temple are two of the best places to visit in Mumbai. They have stood the test of time for thousands of years and will continue standing for many ages to come. They present to you the serenity of a cool pond breeze while you rejuvenate from the hustle and bustle of the city. The Marine drive is a name that pops up in anyone's head the moment they hear a mention of Mumbai and it truly is that mesmerizing. One of the best things to do in Mumbai is to just take a leisure stroll along this road and the seafront while watching the evening sun submerging under the horizon. One of the other best tourist places in Mumbai is the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, which is one of the busiest railways stations in Asia and is an example of colossal Colonial Gothic architecture. It is also the second most photographed monument in India preceded only by the Taj Mahal.

The best activities to do in Mumbai include trekking in the Sahyadri hills, Kayaking in Pawna, White Water Rafting at Kolad and enjoying some flawless Qawali music sessions at Haji Ali, which is among the best tourist places in Mumbai. Haji Ali is a famous landmark of Mumbai and stands tall glaring with an infallible Indo-Islamic style of architecture and the Arabian Sea simply adds to its glory. Also, enjoying the street food at the Juhu Chowpatty, whether a plate of sizzling Pav bhaji or some enticing and famous Vada Pav, is one of the best things to do in Mumbai hands down ! If one is planning to visit Mumbai, one must keep in mind that Monsoon seasons are particularly not a good time to pay a visit to this city. Although the monsoon months are the most beautiful and enriching times for the entire country, it does have a strong influence over any city's tourism. The best time to visit Mumbai is in the winters when the monsoon has long subsided and all that stays is the cool sea breeze from the Arabian Sea. The months of November, December, January and February are the best months to visit Mumbai as the climate is comparatively more moderate and enjoyable. If you are in search for a Mumbai sightseeing tour, you must go to the Sanjay Gandhi National Park which has a plethora of wild animals, streams, natural trails and trekking paths. In addition to these, one of the best and the finest things to see in Mumbai includes the highly revered Siddhivinayak Temple and is among the most popular temples in all over India.

Frequently Asked Questions About Mumbai:

Q: What is the best time to visit Mumbai?

A: The best time to visit Mumbai is during the winter months of India which are November, December, January and February.

Q: What are the best places for street shopping in Mumbai?

A: Mumbai is studded with boisterous places for shopping; the best being Colaba Causeway, Fashion Street, Linking Road, Crawford Market and Lalbaug Market.

Q: List out the best malls or shopping places in Mumbai.

A: Mumbai is the largest megacity of India and the best malls here are Phoenix Market City, R-City Mall, High Street Phoenix Mall, Infiniti Mall, Oberoi Mall and Atria Mall.

Q: What are the best places to eat near the Mumbai airport?

A: The best places to have some satiating food near Mumbai airport are 'Mostly Grills', 'The Beer Cafe', 'Summer Harvest', 'Balaji Pure Veg restaurant' and 'Theko Bar & Kitchen'.

Q: Suggest some good places to party in South Mumbai?

A: The best places to have a gaga time and parties in Mumbai are 'AER', 'Talaiva', 'Trilogy Super Club', 'Wink', 'Tryst', 'XXO' and so on.

Q: What are the best places to visit near Mumbai?.

A: Some of the breathtaking places to visit near Mumbai are Matheran, Raigad, Lonavala-Khandala, Pune, Panvel, Alibag, Aamby Valley, Nashik and so on.

Q: Where can I go on a weekend getaway from Mumbai?

A: The best places for a break and weekend getaways from Mumbai are Mahabaleshwar, Shirdi, Lavasa, Ratnagiri, Karnala Bird Sanctuary, Matheran, Silvassa, Lonavala-Khandala, Daman and so on.

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