Know More About Attractive Destinations
If you are planning for a road trip in India then there are many places that you can visit. Some of the most beautiful places in India, are Kullu Manali, Goa, Simla, Kerala, Ooty, etc. If you want to see the commercial hub of India, you should visit Mumbai or Bangalore. Here, let’s focus on Mumbai.
Mumbai is one of the cities of the state of Maharastra and is also called as the commercial capital of India. Touring Mumbai would take a few days, but if you really want to understand its rich heritage, you should stay on for at least two weeks. After you land at the Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji airport, you will have to take a paid cab to your hotel. Bus traveling is not recommended if you have a lot of luggage. After reaching your hotel, you can rest for a day out there and understand the true essence of Mumbai. There are some very good places around Mumbai such as Navi Mumbai and Pune. For Pune, you can take an AC cab or an AC bus. Try out some very good Abhibus offers for really good deals for bus tickets from Mumbai to Pune and other places around Mumbai. If you want to spend some time in Mumbai, then here are some key attractions that you can visit in Mumbai.
This monument is located in South Mumbai and is regarded as the most recognized monument in Mumbai. This monument was built by hundreds of artisans to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary. If you have an option to stay South Mumbai, you can choose the Taj Palace hotel.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Previously called Victoria Terminus)
This is the starting station for all Central and Harbour line trains in Mumbai. You can easily take a cab from the Gateway of India to Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus. To enjoy the real essence of Mumbai, you can try train traveling – right from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus to Thane or Kalyan.
If you have come to Mumbai, you would not want to leave it without some shopping. Crawford Market or Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Market is considered to be one of the best markets of Mumbai. In this market, you will find almost everything—right from tangy fruits to imitation jewelry.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly called as Prince of Wales Museum)
If you are in South Mumbai, don’t forget to peek into Mumbai’s rich and heritage past. To get to this museum, you will have to take a cab or a public transportation (BEST Bus). The museum boasts of a huge collection of items that would transverse you to the times of Shivaji Maharaj and give a sneak peek into his life.
This place is sea facing and there are lots of hotels and restaurants around this location. If you plan to visit this place, make sure that you choose the evenings. There is a huge hustle and bustle during the night in and around this place. Some other attractions in South Mumbai are Girgaum Chowpatty, Haji Ali Dargah, Malabar hill etc.