Aye dil hai mushkil jeena yahan
Zara hat ke zara bach ke, yeh hai Bombay meri jaan” these line of the film CID merely define saddest and dark part of Mumbai . But if you ask Mumbaikars what you hate about this city most of tum will say nothing . Mumbai the capital city of India / city of dream where thousands people come here for fulfilling there dreams . Yes it has 3×4 house but you will never feel alone because at mid night also you will find someone and the next thing will happen is you will end up discussing about politics, career , livelihood almost everything , if not human the hug sea is with you taking all your tears silently and give peace to your mind and heart for new challenge because Mumbai kabhi soti nhi hai . But hey it’s a great if you are planning to go on vacation . For making your trip to mumbai convenient I will tell about places to visit in mumbai .
Juhu Beach, Mumbai
First , picture of Mumbai comes in your mind is sea , sea shore , beach . Juhu beach is one of them this place is open 24×7 every day . For feeling sea you should visit here . You can visit here with your friends for fun or with your date enjoying sun set in drizzling sea .
Marine Drive, Mumbai
You must have listened about Marine drive many time and must have seen in almost every film . People setting in walkway and relaxing , couples sitting and enjoying sunset and making promise. It ideal place for relaxing.
Gateway of India
Gateway of India built in 1924 and no doubt it’s hotspot of tourism in Mumbai. It overlooking Arabian sea on the Apollo Bunder. The construction undertaken by the famous architect George Wittet, to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Mumbai. The imposing structure of the monument is a beautiful confluence of Indian, Arabic and Western architecture and has become a popular tourist hub in the city. It is also the starting point of a number of ferry services that ply to the historic Elephanta Caves.
Colaba Causeway- Colaba Causeway
is a place where people you will find here super exciting accessories , clothes , home decoration thing , most popularly earings and many more . If you do feel like munching or drinking here are a number of restaurants that offer great food and booze at very affordable prices and Cafe Leopold and Cafe Mondegar are pretty much the best. Even after terrorist attack causeway stood up beautifully and quickly .
Siddhivinayak is Lord Ganesh temple and very frequently visited located in Prabhadevi . This temple is visited by people on daily basis specially on Wednesday it is very crowded . Siddhivinayak temple is one of the richest temple in India . The wooden doors to the sanctum is craved with images of the Lord. The inner roof which is plated with gold has the central sculpture of Ganesha.
Haji Ali Dargah – Haji Ali Dargah is surrounded
by sea all side on all sides . Every person from any belief comes here for seeking blessings . At night it’s view lighten up fully surrounded by sea and nothing else , it is beautiful illustration of Indian – sufian architecture . As per Islamic customs, there are different praying rooms for ladies and gents.
It is an island located 11km away from Mumbai. Elephanata caves is UNESCO heritage site , specimen of rock cut art and mediaeval India architecture . To reach here you will get a ride from gateway of India . This collection of cave temples dates back to 5th to 7th centuries and most of them, dedicated to Lord Shiva. There are two groups of alcoves in the site of the Elephanta Caves, the first is a large group of five Hindu caves and the second one is a smaller group of two Buddhist caves.
Film City Mumbai
As our bollywood is in Mumbai Filmy City plays a very essential roll in our Indian Film . All those sets , its merely impossible to differentiate between realty and fakeness here. You can visit sets that depict foreign locations right here in Mumbai. A land where it is difficult to differentiate between reality and dreams, Film City is a must visit for all movie buffs.
These were some places you must visit and there are lot more places in Mumbai you can visit with your family or friends . I hope this article will help you .