Mumbai- often nicknamed as ‘city of dreams’, is India’s largest city and also the financial capital of the country. It is charming city that houses spectacular British architecture, places of worship, beaches, museums, nightlife and most popular film industry - Bollywood. With several notable attractions embedded in the city, it is a popular tourist spot.
Best time to Visit-November to February
Languages spoken- Marathi, Hindi and English
Seasons- summer (March- May), winter (December-February), Monsoon (June-September),Post Monsoon(October-November)
Religions- Hindu, Islamic, Jainism, Sikhism,Parsi
Temperature- Summer: (25° C to 32° C) & Winter (20 C to 30° C)
Climate- Tropical Wet and Dry
Places to Visit
Gateway of India- Located on the waterfront overlooking the Arabian Sea, the iconic Gateway of India was built in 20th century. The monument, built in Indo-Sarcenic style of architecture, was constructed to commemorate the visit of King George V to Bombay.
Elephanta Caves- The ancient Elephanta Caves are situated on the Elephanta Island and tourists travel in motorboat to reach there. This network of sculpted caves is the most enigmatic heritage site in India.
Marine Drive- Popularly called ‘Queen’s Necklace’ the Marine Drive is a beautifully laid boulevard in South Mumbai. It is a popular tourist spot due to a walkway along the beach and the perfect sunset point.