13 attractions you should visit in Mumbai Suburban - With photos & details

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Top 13 attractions to explore in Mumbai Suburban

This is the second smallest district of Maharashtra. Many important places have adorned the beauty of this district.

Film cityIGIDR, Nagri Niwara Cooperative Housing Society, Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400065, India
Outdoors- Other

Spread across a vast area of 520 acres, the Film City is comprised of about twenty indoor studios and is located in Aarey Colony, Mumbai. Film City is often regarded as a home of Bollywood. The place is so vast that about 1000 film sets can be erected here simultaneously.

Aarey Milk ColonyAarey Milk Colony, Shivaji Nagar, Aarey Colony, Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400065, India
Forests
Wildlife Sanctuaries

This falls in the Eco-sensitive region of the Sanjay Gandhi national park and is an urban, unclassed and degraded forest. It is classified as mixed moist deciduous type forest.

Aksa BeachAksa Beach, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Beaches

Located a little on the outskirts of the city in Malad, Aksa Beach is an unparalleled oasis for a rejuvenating retreat from the hustle bustle of the city traffic.

Basilica Of Our Lady of The MountMt Mary Rd, near Shanti Avedna Sadan, Mount Mary, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050, India
Churches

Mount Mary Church is a Roman Catholic Church, dedicated to 'Virgin Mary', situated in Mumbai. This ancient church, built in 1640 and then rebuilt in 1761, is also known as 'The Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount'. What makes this church even more beautiful is that it is sited on top of a hill known as 'Sunderban Bandra', which overlooks the mighty Arabian Sea.

Gorai BeachGorai Beach, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Beaches

Gorai Beach is one the cleanest, most tranquil and one of the most frequented beaches of Mumbai. Located near Bhayandar, on the Gorai Creek, the soothing calmness of this beach bordering the Arabian Sea, makes for a perfect leisure weekend vacation. Other than the umpteen food shacks and street food options available at the spot,

Juhu BeachJuhu Beach, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400047
Beaches

Juhu beach is the longest beach in Mumbai and the most popular among tourists as well. It is renowned for its wide variety of street food that has a typical Mumbai flavour and is sweet and sour.

Kanheri CavesMumbai, Maharashtra 400101, India
Caves
Notable Architectures

This is a group of caves and rock cut monuments cut into a massive basaltic outcrop in the forests of the Sanjay Gandhi national park . They contain Buddhist sculptures , releif carvings, paintings and inscriptions dating from the first century BCE.

Mahakali CavesMahakali Caves Rd, Sunder Nagar, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400093, India
Caves
Monuments

Mahakali Caves, also known as Kondivite Caves, are centuries old and are located in the western part of the city of Mumbai in Andheri. Mahakali Caves comprise a total of nineteen rock-cut monuments, built between 1st and 6th century. The main cave consists of Buddha figures and stupas and there are several Buddha idols carved on the rocks too.

Mahalakshmi MandirNavpada, Vile Parle East, Vile Parle, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400057, India
Hindu Temples

The Mahalaxmi Temple is one of the oldest temples situated in the city of Mumbai. Located on the Bhulabai Desai Road in Mahalaxmi West, it is dedicated to Goddess Mahalaxmi or the 'Goddess of Wealth'. The temple was built sometime around the 16th - 17th century and the main presiding deity here is Goddess Laxmi, while Goddess Kali and Saraswati are other two deities worshipped here.

Marvé BeachMarvé Beach, Malad, Malad West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400095
Beaches

Away from the industrial pollution and the chaotic city life, Marve Beach is situated in Malad, in the western suburbs of Mumbai. Due to the strong tides and currents, it is generally not recommended to swim in the sea waters or even to step aside post evening hours. Lined by cashew nut trees and elite villas, the beach is a charming spot to spend some quiet time with your loved ones.

Sanjay Gandhi National ParkWestern Express Hwy, Borivali East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400066, India
Forests
Wildlife Sanctuaries

Sanjay Gandhi national park is a protected area near Mumbai. The rich flora and fauna of Sanjay Gandhi National Park attracts more than 2 million visitors every year. Tourists also enjoy visiting the 2400-year-old Kanheri caves sculpted out of the rocky cliffs which lie within the park.

Tulsi LakeTulsi Lake, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400101
Lake/ River/ Ponds

This is a freshwater lake in the northern Mumbai. It is stated to be the second largest lake in Mumbai and supplies part of the city's potable water.

Vihar LakeVihar Lake, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400078
Lake/ River/ Ponds

It is located near Vihar village on the Mithi river within the precints of the Borivali national park. It was considered as the largest lakke in Mumbai in the SAlsette group of Islands.

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