Girgaon Chowpatty

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  • Address: Marine Drive, Mumbai 400004, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Beach, View Point, Walking Area, Leisure, Street Market, Family And Kids

Girgaon Chowpatty - Review

Chowpatty Beach is very popular in Mumbai due to its awesome location. The beach is known for being a sunset viewing spot of course. But the real attraction of the beach is the scores of delicious food you get there. Absolutely mouth-watering street food is available on the beach. Delicacies like like Paav Bhaji, the Chaats and the spicy rolls are a must try. The famous Bombay street food is popular because of this beach. Do not miss it!

The best time to visit this place and also the busiest time is the evening. Magicians doing tricks on the beach attract many people. The beach also provides rides of horse and camels.

People come here to perform Yoga, taking morning and evening walks and  even to just laze around. Girgaon Chowpatty has a history of movies being shot on the beach and it has seen several popular film stars visit it. The well-known Churchgate station isn’t far from the beach. A huge celebration takes place on the Girgaon Chowpatty during the Ganesh Festival, when the idols of Ganesh are taken on the beach for immersion. So if you happen to be traveling during the festival, do check it out. If you are wondering how to reach Chowpatty beach, then just check out Near-by Public Transport section below.

Girgaon Chowpatty Information

  • You can get a mat for 10 rupees and sit on the sand if you like.
  • As a rule, do not swim on any of the Mumbai Beaches. The water is neither safe nor clean.
  • You should avoid the beach in monsoon.

Girgaon Chowpatty Opening and Closing Hours

  • Open 24 hours.

How To reach Girgaon Chowpatty by Public Transport

  • By Bus: Bus 108 and 123 stops at Chowpatty bus station.
  • By Train: Girgaon Chowpatty nearest railway station is at Charni Road .
  • By renting or hiring a car/taxi.

Restaurants Near Girgaon Chowpatty

  • Dome
  • Not Just Jazz By The Bay
  • Corleone

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  • Girgaon Chowpatty Address: Marine Drive, Mumbai 400004, India
  • Girgaon Chowpatty Timing: 24-hrs
  • Girgaon Chowpatty Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Girgaon Chowpatty: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Girgaon Chowpatty

  • 92.28% of people who visit Mumbai include Girgaon Chowpatty in their plan

  • 27.35% of people start their Girgaon Chowpatty visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Girgaon Chowpatty

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

92.18% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Girgaon Chowpatty

People normally club together Haji Ali Dargah and Taj Palace Hotel while planning their visit to Girgaon Chowpatty.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Girgaon Chowpatty, Mumbai Reviews

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  • good place to chill out at the beach with your family and friends. Go early in the morning for enjoying fresh air and water and in the evening to witness sunset It's very beautiful when you see, but the water is polluted. Although there are a lot of seashells on the sand. You can actually see a band of shells. There is fresh air

  • A good place to relax your mind... But it's worth to visit the place in the evening... Especially during the sunset time... Only bad thing about this place is that there's garbage thrown around at some places.... But this issue is also been taken care of to some extent.... Do visit once...

  • "A good place to chill out at the beach with your family and friends. Go early in the morning for enjoying fresh air and coconut water and in the evening to witness sunset and cheap and delicious street food and Golan! It is very crowded on weekends so go accordingly".

  • It’s a nice place for family or couple or sports enthusiasts to be round it would give you cold breeze and sound or sea waves with a pleasant marine drive view. Don’t swim in water as it seems most contaminated.

  • It's very beautiful when you see, but the water is polluted. Although there are a lot of seashells on the sand. You can actually see a band of shells. There is fresh air and just beside it is the Marine drive also known as Queens necklace. So you can see a nice skyline from there. I would suggest not to go in the water as it's not clean and hygienic. But it is relaxing to sit on the sand and enjoy. Also you can see few people playing sports over there. There is variety of food available there. There is even a restroom.

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