Mumbai is a city of dreams. It is a city of dreamers. If you are a dreamer, you must visit this wonderful sea facing city, at least once. Mumbai is a hot spot for all kinds of fun be it food, fun, or art. Especially the Bandra region is known for its sightseeing and partying. Being one of the oldest localities of the city, Bandra has so much of history and culture behind it. If you are in Mumbai, then you should plan your city tour around Bandra. Book one of the hotels near bandra kurla complex and plan your tour accordingly.
Here are some must visit places in Bandra region –
Linking road –
A busy and happening road in Mumbai, the linking road is where the shopaholics head to. The road is lined with numerous shops which sell all kinds of stuff ranging from clothes to shoes. Bargain and shop to your heart’s content. You are not going to get in any cheaper.
Mount Mary Church –
If you are a religious person, or even if you are not, just head towards the mount Mary church. This is one of the most famous Roman Catholic Church in Mumbai. Located on top of a hill, the church presents a great view of the Arabian Sea. Also, you can spot a handful of celebrities visiting the church too.
Also known as the lovers point, the bandstand defines Mumbai. It gives a magnificent view of the sea and the street food around this region is just mind blowing.
How can you visit Mumbai and not visit Shah Rukh Khan? Well you may not actually see him, but you can always have a glimpse of his lavish house. A look at that bungalow will prove that some dreams do come true.
Bollywood Walk of Fame –
It is similar to the Hollywood walk of fame. The path is found near bandstand. The names of Bollywood’s top stars are imprinted on the path. Some even contain hand impressions and autographs. Take a picture with your favourite star’s imprint.
Bandra Fort –
Though half of the fort is closed for public, this is still an attraction in the Bandra region. The fort is seen in many movies. You can have a pleasant view of the ocean from this place.
Western Bakeries –
One of the oldest bakeries in Mumbai running strong for decades! People love the bread, cakes and pastries made here. Though there are many new ones today, nothing can beat their old school recipes and that retro charm.
The suburb of Bandra is where dreams are made. It is the most colourful area in Mumbai. Though it has modernized with age, Bandra still manages to remain flamboyant, colonial and retains its old world charm. No wonder it is called as the ‘Queen of Suburbs’. Bandra attracts lots of tourists who visit Mumbai. Most of the tourists prefer to stay in Bandra and explore the city. Don’t forget to visit these places when you are Mumbai. You will enjoy each one because each of these places is unique in their own way.