A great Tourist attraction, Elephanta Island is located 10 km off the coast of Mumbai, This unique world heritage site on an island is about 10 km away from Gateway of India. An enjoyable boat ride from the Gateway of India takes you to this island, which is home to fine historical rock cut caves of the ancient era.
Gate way of India
A majestic structure on the sea shore at Apollo Bunder, this monument was built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to India in 1911.
Its design is a combination of both Hindu and Muslim architectural styles.
This is one of the largest open air washing laundries in the world, which provides a means of livelihood to the tradition Dhobi (washermen) community.
The Jain Temple is dedicated to Adinath the 1st Thirthankara (Saint).
Built in white marble, the temple walls are adorned with colourful paintings
depicting incidents culled out from the lives of 24 Thirthankaras of the Jain religion. The Jains uphold these principles by practicing vegetarianism as well as non violence in thought, deed and action.
“The park, laid out in 1881 over Bombay’s main reservoir on Malabar Hill,
provides a grand view of the Bay in the Arabian Sea at the southern tip of the city. It is renowned for its scenic beauty which covers the Chowpatty Beach and the Queen’s Necklace at Marine Drive.
Towe of Silence
The Tower of Silence or Parsee Bawdi (Well) atop Malabar hill is where the local Zoroastrian or Parsee community disposes of the bodies of the departed. It comprises 55 acres of green forested vegetation amidst the city’s posh high rises!