Alibaug is a popular weekend getaway, famous for its beaches and forts. It is a coastal town located to the south of the city of Mumbai. It is the municipal council of the Raigad district, and is located at a distance of 120 km from Mumbai. Here are the all the details of nearby places … Continue reading “Alibaug”

Kashid Beach

The Kashid Beach near Alibaug is one of the most preferred destinations for weekend getaways as it has many nearby places to visit and budget hotels for accommodation. The key attractions of this beach town are also the nearby forts and the bird sanctuary. Heres the proper beach location and information on how to reach … Continue reading “Kashid Beach”

Kihim Beach

The Kihim Beach is a quiet sandy abode where tourists can enjoy light water sports and relax in the beautiful guest houses and MTDC resorts. For those planning a weekend trip to this beach heres more on how to reach and nearby places to visit. Water Sports at Kihim Beach Tourists can enjoy quite a … Continue reading “Kihim Beach”

Madh Island Beach

Cuddled between Malad Creek and the Arabian Sea, Malad Island is a cluster of old-fashioned fishing villages in the northern part of the city. Quite popular among Mumbaikars, the Madh Island beach is one of the favourite shooting locations in Bollywood. Here is our quick guide to all you need to know about it. Best … Continue reading “Madh Island Beach”

Mumbai’s Girgaum Chowpatty Beach To Be Expanded By 50 Meters

In what is a welcome development for the hundreds of tourists visiting Girgaum Chowpatty, Mumbai’s busiest beach is set to become bigger. The state government is looking to increase the width of the beach by 50 meters. The project, which is part of the Asian Development Bank-funded Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment Programme (SCPMIP), … Continue reading “Mumbai’s Girgaum Chowpatty Beach To Be Expanded By 50 Meters”

Aksa Beach

Aksa Beach is located in Aksa Village, at Malad; very close to Malvani. The beach extends to INS Hamla at one end, which serves as a base of the Indian Navy and another small beach called Daana Paani is also located here. One of the least visited beaches of Mumbai, Aksa is popular among youngsters … Continue reading “Aksa Beach”

Gorai Beach

Gorai beach is located in the Gorai creek, four to six kilometres into the suburbs of Borivali. The beach is known for its scenic view and friendly locals and hence, serves as a local beach getaway to Mumbaikars. Gorai is famous among youngsters and families alike, for a picnic or a weekend excursion. It is … Continue reading “Gorai Beach”

Marve Beach

Among the smaller beaches of Mumbai, Marve beach is tucked 7 km away into the western suburb of Malad. Marve is open to public all through the day and even on its crowded days; it can fulfil your need for a solitary presence. The beach serves as a getaway for various destinations around Mumbai with … Continue reading “Marve Beach”

Versova Beach

Versova is one of the more popular beaches in the city and is located in Andheri, an affluent suburb of Mumbai. An extended sea front of the Juhu Beach, Versova is a 20-minute auto ride from Andheri Railway station. It approximately costs Rs. 100 for a round trip. The climate in Mumbai is humid, owing … Continue reading “Versova Beach”

Juhu Beach

Juhu Beach, also known as Juhu Chowpatty is located in the western suburb of Vile-Parle, in Mumbai. Situated approximately at a distance of 18 km from the main city centre; its as good as being away from the citys chaos. It is best to visit Juhu during the months post-monsoon, between the months of October … Continue reading “Juhu Beach”