Mumbai: Exciting And Entertaining

08/10/2015 12:43

Mumbai is best described as India's dream destination — a city that excites everybody. It has been one of the most visited cities in the country for quite a long time. From entertainment to food, beaches to Bollywood, nightlife to shopping, it has all the ingredients to satiate your excitement. Not just this, it  displays an array of cultural and historical monuments. Tourists from different parts of the globe board cheap flights to Mumbai from UK to witness the various aspects of this happening city.

One of the most preferred and historic monument of Mumbai is Gateway of India. It was built in 1924. It is the right spot to begin your Mumbai exploration. The two other important tourist spots nearby are the ancient Elephanta Caves and the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel. You can take a motor boat and visit the Elephanta Island where these caves are located. Here you can see 7th century rock-cut temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva.

One of the main attractions of Mumbai is the old heritage buildings which give an insight into erstwhile colonial architecture. The prime examples are the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Victoria Terminus) Train Station. It resembles to the St. Pancras Station in London. It was built to celebrate the golden jubilee of Queen Victoria.

The colorful and vibrant street markets of Mumbai are a treat for everyone. It is certain that you will discover a shopaholic in you on these streets. The famous fashion and trend setter market is the Linking Road. Here you can find delightful products from shoes to latest fashion clothing. Fashion Street is famous among the younger crowd. The Colaba market is again an outstanding option for shoppers.  A saying goes about this marketplace: "sab kuch milega yahan." (You can get everything here!)

A trip to Mumbai is incomplete without experiencing its essence — the famous Bollywood industry. Here you can get a glimpse of the studios and bungalows of famous Bollywood stars and if you are lucky enough you may see a film or TV shoot live.

After a busy schedule of sightseeing and shopping, you can relax with the sunset at the beach and savor your taste buds with the local knick-knacks.

Finding cheap air ticket to Mumbai from UK is not difficult. Airlines offer competitive prices and you can get your tickets to Mumbai from UK booked without any hassle.


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