Explore the wonderful sights, sounds and food of Mumbai via a food tour.
Mumbai is the financial capital of India and when one speaks of Mumbai only things that come to mind are stock markets and Bollywood. But fortunately, there is more to Mumbai than just that. Mumbai is the most cosmopolitan city of India with a classic mix of people from every place in India.
When in Mumbai you can visit the famous Gateway of India at the southern tip of Mumbai or Kanheri caves and Sanjay Gandhi National Park at the northern end. Or you can visit the high rise buildings at Lokhandawala. If you want to head out into the sea, there are Elephanta caves situated on a island just of Mumbai.
If you love beaches, then there are three beaches where you can enjoy the surf and sand, Juhu beach, Chowapatty and Shivaji Park. If you want to spend your entire night out on the sea front, you have Gorai and Manor which host a sea of resorts on the sea side. Gorai also has the Essel World theme park which is a major tourist attraction.
For Bollywood movie fans, Pali hill in Bandra is the place where many bigwig of Bollywood industry live . Die hard fans can visit the Film City located in Goregoan where majority of shooting for movies and television serials take place. The Malabar Hill hosts the rich and famous of India and is also where you can visit the Hanging Gardens and the Old Lady’s boot. Climb down the Malabar Hills and you can visit the Babulnath Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Mumbai Food Tour
The eclectic mix of the people from across India has also created a out of world paradise for foodies in Mumbai. Mumbai is named after Goddess Mumba who is the patron deity of Kolis, a ethnic group consisting of Hindus and Christians. The Kolis have given the world the famous ‘Prawns Koliwada’ a deep fried Prawns dish. Then there is Malwani food from the people of Konkan region which at the southern tip of Maharashtra. The Malwani cuisine though spicy has its own charm with a lot of hotels serving hot malvani food. The Sol Kadi, a refreshing after food drink is a known digestive drink is served after the heavy crab masala and Promfet masala dishes.
Due to a large number of migrants, Rajasthani, Gujarati and Surati cuisine are commonly available all over Mumbai . Latter two are available in Bhuleshwar which is also host to the Mumbadevi temple named after the patron deity of Mumbai. The bylanes of Bhuleshwar may look narrow, confusing and crowded but if you visit them you will get choicest bargains over clothes. These narrow bylanes conduct business of 1000 crores per day.
The most famous amongst traditional Mumbai foods is Pav Bhaji which you must taste while in Mumbai. It is indeed funny to see the Pav Bhaji, Vada Pav, Croissants, KFC, Subway and MacDonalds sharing the same street at Flora Fountain. While at Flora Fountain, you have to visit the Victoria Terminus or Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus as it called now. This building has been named on the UNESCO Heritage List because of its wonderful architecture. The huge Gothic columns will mesmerise you and not for a moment will you come to know that there is station underneath this beautiful Gothic Revival structure with a train leaving CST station every 3 minutes to the suburbs or parts of India.
Best Tour of Mumbai
Mumbai Food Tour is an attempt to make you aware of the site, sounds and food of Mumbai. The beauty of Mumbai cannot be explained by the run of the mill tour operators who will give you the brochure printed itinerary of Mumbai tour. To enjoy Mumbai, you have to feel it and to feel it you need to know the exact place you should visit independently. This is where our Mumbai tour services are most helpful. We will provide you not only with the fine details of Mumbai but also back you up with our superb logistics. We also undertake your choice travel tour. If you have come to Mumbai just to chill and relax, we will let you do just that with bookings at the best food joints of Mumbai. If you require a people to people contact tour, we will provide you with a experience you will never forget.
The Mumbai Food Tour is a experience worth trying. Tell us what you want and the budget you have in mind and we will fit in a exact tour you have in your mind. We arrange everything from Flight, train, bus tickets to your comfortable stay in Mumbai. For us your comfort is the key to business.
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