#TravelThursday: Top 10 places you shouldn’t miss if you’re visiting MUMBAI

By Krishi Vora

Mumbai, the city of dreams. From jam-packed railway stations to the famous Dabbawalas. From multi-millionaires to suburban slums. From the dazzling Bollywood to the khav galis selling vada pav, bhel puri, and sev puri. The uniqueness of this city is beyond words. If you are planning a trip to Mumbai, make sure you visit the right places to make your trip a remarkable one. To help you with that, we have listed down some of the amazing places to visit in Mumbai, which will surely make you fall in love with this amazing city.

Take a look here:

  1. Gateway of India

Location: Apollo Bandar, Colaba.

Timings: 24×7; every day

Entry Fee: Free entry
Ferry rides are chargeable

  1. Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST)

Location: Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Area.

Timings: Every day

Entry Fee: N/A

  1. Nehru Center

Location: Dr. Annie Besant Rd, Lotus Colony, Worli.

Timings: 11:00 am to 05:00 pm; closed on Mondays

Entry Fee: ₹100 per person (4 years and above)

  1. Taraporewala Aquarium

Location: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road, Marine Drive.

Timings: 10:00 am to 08:00 pm; closed on Mondays

Entry Fee:
Adults – ₹60 per person
Children (Below 12 years) – ₹30 per person
Govt. Employees – ₹30 per person

Separate charges for photography and videography.

  1. Veermata Jijabai Bhosale Zoo. Location: Byculla East, Mazgaon.

Timings: 09:30 am to 05:30 pm, closed on Wednesdays

Entry Fee:
Family of four – ₹100 and ₹25 for each extra child
Couples – ₹100
Students (Private schools) – ₹15 per person

  1. Marine Drive

Location: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road, Chowpatty.

Timings: 24 x 7; every day

Entry Fee: NA

  1. Hanging Gardens

Location: Simla Nagar, Malabar Hill.

Timings: 05:00 am to 09:00 pm; every day

Entry Fee: Free entry

  1. Mumbai Film City.

Location: Aarey Colony, Goregaon East.

Timings: 10:00 am to 05:00 pm; every day

Entry Fee: Tours starting at ₹599

  1. Juhu Beach.

Location: Juhu Tara Road.

Timings: 24 x 7; every day

Entry Fee: NA

  1. Sanjay Gandhi National Park.

Location: Borivali East.

Timings: 07:30 am to 06:30 pm; closed on Mondays

Entry Fee:
Adults – ₹55 per person
Children (Between 5 to 12 years of age) – ₹30 per person
Children (Below 5 years) – free

Additional charges for Kanheri Cave visit, safari, boat ride, and toy train ride.

Let us know which destination would you love to visit in the comment’s below.