Mumbai

Mumbai; The grand entrance to India

Known in the past as Bombay, this city is all about going big. It has the capacity to attract dreamers, actors, labourers and everyone else. It is also a fashion powerhouse, urban arena, tropical forest and home to some of the most prolific icons in India.

What is the best time to visit Mumbai?

You can go whenever to Mumbai. All through November to February, flocks of interested and enthusiastic foreigners will gather to the city to indulge in this one of a lifestyle. Don’t worry about the monsoon, they say that if you haven’t danced in Mumbai’s infamous monsoon, you haven’t really felt the soul of the city in you.

Top five attractions in Mumbai

With grand colonial-era inspired architecture, pumping energy that runs through the city, religious diversity, cultural treasures and plethora of experiences, it is pretty much on se...

  • The Taj Mahal Palace
  • Iskon Temple
  • Elephanta Island
  • Sanjay Gandhi National park
  • Khotachiwadi
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Good to know

Airports in Mumbai

The primary international airport in Mumbai is the Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport known previously as the Sahar Airport.

Modes of transport in Mumbai

Public transport is available in the form of buses and trains but is best avoided as they can get really crowded. Your best bet would be meter taxis or tuk tuks, but make sure that the price has been discussed beforehand or that the meter is running unless you want to end up paying significantly more.