The sprawling city of Mumbai offers a range of leisure activities for people to get completely overawed by the city. From luxurious resorts to spas to shopping, Mumbai owns everything what people look forward in order to pamper themselves (look out for the available Mumbai tours). Indulge into a range of activities in Mumbai that pamper your mind and body. Make a visit to Essel World that abounds in activities for kids and adults to enjoy. You can sit in the Shivaji Park and spend some leisure time in the afternoon or in the evening. For shopping, you can move to some of the most celebrated markets in Mumbai such as Colaba Causeway, Linking Road, Crawford Market or Chor bazar. Visit Some of the poshest locations in Mumbai with a drive through Marine Drive, Bandstand, Nariman Point, Malabar Hill, Palladium Mall and many others. Powai Lake and Hanging Gardens are other areas where you can spend some time with quality family and kids.
Things to do in Mumbai for couples
The bustling metropolitan city of Mumbai is a great place for couples as it has plenty of options for a romantic and an exciting date. For things to do in Mumbai today for couples you can: walk hand in hand with your loved one along the Marine drive and feel the cool breeze from the bay brushing your face and elevating the romantic experience, catch a mesmerizing sunset at Bandra Bandstand that will paint your day-out with colors, and go on a scenic drive along the Palm Beach Road which is all green and refreshing.
To have an amazing dinner experience you can either opt for Aer Open-rooftop Bar or the Dome at The Intercontinental, both the places offer enthralling views, try Ice skating at the varied spots of Atria, R-City, and Phoenix Market city, for the fans of comedy and stand-up shows head to the Canvas Laugh Factory that is constantly buzzing with comedy performances, and relax at the Hanging Gardens.
Things to do in Mumbai for kids
So, you think your kids will be left out in Mumbai and are worried if it was a mistake to take your kids to Mumbai? Then, it means you haven't explored Mumbai to the fullest. Some of the things and activities to do in Mumbai with kids are as follows: spend time at the sprawling amusement park of Adlabs Imagica which has 3 different parks in the form of water park, snow park, and theme park, scream aloud to the fullest of your lungs capacity in a roller coaster ride at the Essel World, catch the stars with the sparkles at the Nehru Planetarium, make a snowman out of the snow and throw snowballs at the Snow World.
It's a well-known fact that the energetic city of Mumbai appeals to the youngsters than any else and there are a plenty of things to do in Mumbai for youngsters, some of the must do things include, hiking the Sanjay Gandhi National Park, going on a short trip to the constant mud parties held at Nashik, and challenging your friends for a kart race at Powai.
For a different flavor of Mumbai go on a visit to the heritage village of Khotachi Wadi that is adorned with Portuguese style houses, catch a live horserace at the Racecourse and raise the stakes, watch your favorite movie at the totally incredible IMAX screen, go speeding along the Marine drive and the Palm Beach road, have a wonderful time at the What The Fun and No Escape, go shopping at the Chor Bazar, and for the things to do in Mumbai at night you have Blue Frog Night Club, Woodside Inn, the White Owl, and the Toto's Garage.
Things to eat in Mumbai
Right when you hear the name Mumbai, the first thing that pops in your mind is street food. Ah, the divine feeling of having street food right from one of the best-known cities for street food is just bliss. Exploring food is one of the ideal things to do in Mumbai alone. The major street foods that you should try out while you are here at Mumbai include Pav Bhaji, Bombay Sandwich, Vada Pav, and Bhel Puri. Apart from the street food, some of the other dishes that you should try are milkshakes and ice creams at Bachelorr's, Chicken tikka rolls at Bademiya, Kebabs at Sarvi, Channa bhatura at Cream Centre, Crab and SeaFood at Mahesh Lunch Home, Kolhapuri at Mutton, and Bombil fry.
Things to do in Mumbai this weekend
While there are endless number of things to do in Mumbai on weekends, here are the major things to do in Mumbai this weekend. Seek the blessing of the divine at the historic Haji Ali Dargah, meander around the ever busy Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, visit the iconic landmark of the Gateway of India Mumbai, go on a full exploration of the Elephanta Caves, spend your evenings at the completely packed Juhu Beach, book for a stand-up show, and unwind at the Colaba Socials and Hoppipolla.
Can't wait to discover Mumbai by yourself? Create an itinerary for Mumbai today! Ranked on popularity, here's the complete list of best Mumbai attractions and point of interests recommended by the locals.
#1 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 107103 times in trip plans
Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
Bhulabhai Desai Marg, Mumbai, MH 400026
07:30 am - 08:00 pm
The entire region is considered one of the top-notch retail properties of Mumbai, with several industrialists having their abodes here, along with the very economy-driving Mahalakshmi racecourse. With a striking architecture dating back to the eighteenth century, this very popular temple of Mumbai is again a creation of one Mumbai merchant, Dhakji ...
#2 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 98616 times in trip plans
Landmark, Historical Site, Monument, Family And Kids, Architecture
Peninsula at end of C. Shivaji Maharaj Marg, Mumbai, India (Gateway of India)
Needing no introduction, the Gateway of India is a synonym to Mumbai. Holding significance for being one of the most important ports aiding smooth international trade, the gateway of India soon became a historical monument. This has got to be on your list of things to do in Mumbai for many reasons. The iconic monument was in fact also used by terro...
#3 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 91158 times in trip plans
Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
SK Bole Marg, Prabhadevi, Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400028
07:00 am - 08:00 pm
One of the most worshipped Ganpati, not just in Mumbai but across the world, the Siddhivinayak temple draws everyone from the common man to celebrities. The eighteenth-century temple, located in the highly central Prabhadevi locales of Mumbai, is a must on every list of things to do in Mumbai for myriad reasons. The Ganpati idol here is highly beli...
#4 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 64081 times in trip plans
Cave, Island, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture
Elephanta Island, off the coast of Mumbai, India
08:00 am - 04:30 pm
Just a boat ride away, the Elephanta Caves are perched on the island of Gharapuri which literally translates to “the land of caves”. Home to two kinds of caves, you will find here groups of Hindu caves and Buddhist caves. These basalt rock caves display some beautiful sculpting dating back to 1534. After several renovations, it is today...
#5 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 81137 times in trip plans
Mosque, Religious Site, Temple, Historical Site, Family And Kids
Dargah Rd, Haji Ali, Mumbai, MH 400026
05:30 am - 10:00 pm
One of the most serene mosques in the world, Haji Ali Dargah is an experience in its own. Set in the midst of the tranquil Arabian Sea, this mosque has been the backdrop of several movies since time immemorial. Its mystic vibe is enhanced by all the tales of doomed lovers attached to it. An excellent example of Indo-Islamic Architecture the vibe he...
#6 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 73474 times in trip plans
Water Body, View Point, Walking Area, Family And Kids
Marine Drive, Mumbai, India
Marine Drive is a long road which runs parallel with the Arabian Sea across the coastline in Southern part of Mumbai. It is a famous spot for the people to spend time, for morning and evening walks. Linking the Nariman Point with the Malabar Hills, it’s a gorgeous C shaped road. The beautiful view of the rising and the setting sun is the main...
Dhobi ghat is somewhat of a distinguishing mark for Mumbai. The word Dhobi ghat is not only used in Mumbai, it can be used in any part of India where a number of Dhobis wash the dirty clothes on a regular basis. But this particular Open air Laundry is something people often remember Mumbai by. The washers, known as Dhobis in the local tongue, who w...
#8 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 46309 times in trip plans
Hotel, Food And Drinks, Coffee House, Family And Kids, Fine Dining, Heritage Bui...
Apollo Bunder, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001
Taj Palace Hotel is a representation of the martyrdom that the city displayed on the fateful day on 26th November, 2011. Being one of the most beautiful properties for the crème crowd of Mumbai, it is difficult to escape the magnificence of the hotel from Marine Drive or Colaba or Nariman Point. Many people just sit at Marine Drive and gaze ...
#9 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 31831 times in trip plans
Beach, View Point, Walking Area, Leisure, Street Market, Family And Kids
Marine Drive, Mumbai 400004, India
The Marine Drive or the Queen’s Necklace perched on the lands’ end of Nariman Point or the oh-so-fancy South Bombay, is this huge stretch that does not cease to end! Only until you spot this quaint little chowpatty located towards to end of the drive. A small beach, where you can play in the waters, take an evening stroll or enjoy a sun...
#10 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 28494 times in trip plans
Amusement Park, Food And Drinks, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Adventure, Picn...
Borivali West, Gorai, Mumbai, MH 400091
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
One of the oldest and premier amusement parks of India, the Esselworld does not cease to restrict your amusement. The whole experience of taking a ferry ride to the island, this amusement park is perched on is something! One of the most nostalgic memories of several today, the Esselworld is particularly popular for its eccentric advertisements, tha...
#11 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 56832 times in trip plans
Outdoors, Garden, Park, Zoo, Family And Kids
Jijamata Udyan, Dr Ambedkar Road, Byculla East, Mumbai, MH 400027
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Jijamata Udyaan was some time ago called Rani chi Bagh or Victoria Gardens. It is a spectacular zoo garden at Byculla, hence called as Byculla Zoo, in the heart of Mumbai, India. Additionally, arranged in the Gardens is the Bhau Daji Lad Museum, which is the earlier Victoria and Albert Museum, and is chiefly of streamlined and agrarian interest. On...
#12 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 64914 times in trip plans
Leisure, Market, Street Market, Family And Kids
Main Market extends from near National College, Bandra (W) to Khar Telephone Exchange. Khar (W), Mumbai, India
Linking road is one of the major roads in Mumbai which connects the heart of the city with the suburbs of Bandra and Juhu. The road was formerly known as Dadabhai Naoroji Road. one can find many markets on the both sides of the road. These markets are not huge places, but groups of road side street markets. The vendors selling different wares in th...
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Children Museum, Planetarium , Family And Kids
Dr Annie Besant Rd, Lotus Colony, Worli, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400018
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
Nehru Planetarium is a wonderful educational attraction. The planetarium is one of the premiere astronomical institutes in India. All the activities held in the planetarium are directed towards encouraging young minds to be fascinated with and try to find out more about our universe.
Do visit this place if you happen to be going during an eclipse o...
#14 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 42278 times in trip plans
Park, Landmark, Play Ground, Entertainment, Leisure, Family And Kids
Dadar West, Mumbai - 400028
05:30 am - 07:30 pm
No other park in Mumbai can boast of being as large and as well-known as Shivaji Park in Mumbai. Located in Dadar, Mumbai, it is an important area in the greater Mumbai. Named after the celebrated Maharashtrian warrior, it has great values both historically and culturally. It had experienced many political agitations before and after the Independen...
#15 of 101 Things to do in Mumbai | Added 47633 times in trip plans
Landmark, View Point, Scenic Drive, Bridge, Family And Kids, Architecture
South Mumbai, Mumbai, India
Situated in the western part of Mumbai and linking Bandra with Worli, the Bandra-Worli Sea Link is a recent addition to the city. It has eight lanes and the bridge is constructed in the open sea with the help of the cables. The circular pillars are made with concrete cement while the heavy cable wires are attached to each holding the bridge o...