If you are wondering where to spend the leisure time bargained from your busy schedule then one of the options you may happily indulge in is the city of Mumbai, the capital city of Maharashtra. Known for the beautiful beaches and architectural splendour, this fashion capital of the country will provide you with the vacations worth the time and money. To make your Mumbai tourism easy don’t forget to book the Mumbai holiday packages, such packages are widely available on the net and is massively publicised by leading news dailies, Mumbai holiday packages would ensure that you get to stay at a place of your choice, visit places that makes Mumbai, take care of transportation and commuting aspect, Mumbai holiday packages is quite helpful if you are on your own with no relatives and friends in the city to glide you through the tourist destinations.
Places that you must visit; Mumbai tourism
Gateway of India: this is what Mumbai is known for and is synonymous with the city built during the British Raj in Colaba ( South Bombay) to commemorate the visit of George V and Queen Mary to the city, this is our primary tourist destination
Secondly what you cannot miss out when in Mumbai is the Elephanta caves(eastern part of the city) which boasts of rock cut sculptures of Lord Shiva on one side and Buddhist sculptures on the other, the most celebrated of the sculptures is the one called Trimurthi depicting three headed Shiva.
Aksa in Malad, Juhu and Chow-patty beaches near Marine drive are ideal as great package of sun sand and sunset, Aksa beach is ideal for a weekend get away with rental cottages and other accommodations available at the beach itself, chow-patty beach will get you indulged in the mouth-watering chaats and local delicacies.
Water kingdom in the city is the largest water park in the whole of Asia and is a perfect destination for a day of thrill fun and excitement, so is Essel world, its sister counterpart, friends families and children it is alike amazing with all, the rides will get you grooving.
Haji Ali Dargah at Worli Coast (south Bombay)
Siddhivinayak temple (richest temple in the city) of lord Ganesh which is an epitome of Hindu conviction
Krishna temple called Iskcon which is made of marbles
So much for places that you would visit fared by the Mumbai holiday packages operators, but what about shopping destinations? If you are in Mumbai shopping is a must especially street shopping where you get good stuffs at reasonable prices. Here is where you can shop to your heart’s content and yes be ready for bargaining a bit!
Linking road in Bandra
For a time that spells of beauty, relaxation, thrill, excitement and lots of fun, Mumbai is the place to be which is sure to be a treat for all tourists, picturesque beaches, amazing architectural splendour and shopper’s paradise, Mumbai has all this and more to offer!
This post is submitted by Stephenleuis. Stephenleuis is a travel writer at ixigo and is passionate about writing destination travel guides and travel tips on topics like Mumbai Tourism. Apart from this he also writes on Holi Parties in Pune, Holi Parties in Mumbai, and lots more.