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A Day in Mumbai - Perfect 24 Hours Guide
Widely known as the city of dreams all over India, Mumbai is a must visit when you are touring the country. Being the economical capital of the country, it is a bustling city that never comes to a standstill. It is a favorite weekend getaway amongst many that live in the nearby cities. Packed with many attractions, there is a lot to see in Mumbai. After a tiring day of wandering, Mumbai offers its beaches where you can relax, absorbing the calmness of the sea. If you are visiting the city, then here is an ideal Mumbai itinerary for 1 day which will let you make the most of your limited time.
How to spend 1 day in Mumbai?
Witness heritage in the morning
Start off your 24 hours in Mumbai by having a vada pav, accompanied by a steaming cup of tea, for breakfast. Then head towards The Gateway of India. This is a seafront arch monument built in basalt and tops the list of attractions in the city. Right opposite to The Gateway of india, you will be able to admire The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel which is considered to be a landmark in Mumbai. After spending considerable time by the Gateway of India, take a ferry from there which leads you to the Elephanta Caves. This is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and features a number of caves with carvings. Take a ferry back to the Gateway of India and then make your way to the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus. Built in 1888, this is a historic railway station and another UNESCO World Heritage Site in Mumbai. The structure of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus will leave you awestruck.
Enjoy your afternoon by the sea
Make your way towards the famous Marine Drive of Mumbai. This high-end area in the city has many good restaurants where you can have delicious lunch. After lunch, leisurely stroll along the promenade which runs parallel to the Marine Drive. Then hire a cab and head towards the Haji Ali Dargah. This is a mosque situated on an islet away from the coast. A paved walkway leads you to the dargah. Then make your way to the Siddhivinayak Temple which is a Hindu temple built way back in 1801. With the inner roof of sanctum plated in gold, this temple is called the richest temple in Mumbai.
Devour the mouth-watering spicy dishes in the evening
As the sun starts setting, head towards the Juhu Chowpatty beach. This is one of the most favorite beach amongst locals and tourists alike, and hence is always crowded. While you enjoy watching the sunset, you must taste Bhel-Puri - a spicy mixture of different ingredients. Follow it by gulping down Nariyal paani that is coconut water. Later, at night if time permits you may go shopping at Crawford Market where you will get a variety of products at very cheap prices. There are many hotels in the vicinity where you can have good dinner.
With this itinerary at hand, you will be able to make the most of your 1 day in Mumbai.
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