India’s biggest city and the home of the Bollywood film industry, Mumbai is the city that has everything and everyone – a true melting pot. Tourists can spoil all their senses with the wonderful architecture, museums, beaches, places of worship, fairs, festivities, music, food and theatres in the city that never sleeps.
Mumbai lies on the Western coast of India on the bank of the Arabian Sea. The city is made from the group of seven islands and is thus referred to as the Island city.
Gateway of India, Colaba, Causeway, St. John's Church, Prince of Wales Museum, Jehangir Art Gallery, Flora Fountain, Cathedral of St. Thomas, Victoria Terminus, Marine Drive, Chowpatty Beach, Taraporewala Aquarium, Malabar Hills, Hanging Gardens and Kamala Nehru Park, Mahalaxmi Temple, Haji Ali Tomb and Mosque, Juhu Beach, Nehru Planetarium and the Elephanta Island 10 km north east of Mumbai.
Kalbadevi, Bhuleshwar, Crawford Market, Mangaldas Market, Zaveri Bazaar, Colaba.
Indian Rupee (INR)
English is widely spoken and understood in all cities and Tourist areas. Hindi is the official language.
Mumbai has a tropical climate with fairly high humidity all year round. The hottest month is May, while January is the coldest. Winter is the most popular season to visit, however June is the best month to swim in the sea, with the average sea temperature around 30°C.
Flying time from Muscat : 2 Hours 30 Minutes
GMT + 5.30 Hours