In Mumbai, you will get to visit loads of tourist spots and this city has managed to stay different from rest of the countries. However, if you want to enjoy the spirit of true Mumbaikars, given below are few fun things to do in Mumbai that shall make your Mumbai stay more fun and memorable.
Ferry Ride to Elephanta
Ferry ride to Elephanta is a good option for people who love deep waters. There is no land around and it is fun to stand on the deck of the boat. Elephanta island is known for its Elephanta caves and is a famous heritage site. The cost of ferry ticket is 90 for kids and 150 for adults. Extra 10 bucks have to be paid if one wishes to climb on the deck for soaking in the view. This ride is definitely worth it.
Road Trips with Friends
All roads look lovely with friends, Mumbai has some awesome drives. Visit sea-fronts, especially when it is raining heavily. Some popular places by the sea include Worli SeaFace, Bandra Bandstand and Marine Drive and one can have a great time by just gazing at the sea here. Click pictures and make some awesome memories here or just visit to relive some past memories.
Indulge in some Adventure Sports in Mumbai
If you are an adventurous person, try some rock climbing, rappelling, kayaking or river rafting and get an adrenaline gushing experience. Go enjoy with your friends, climb the hills, race your rafts! Some popular adventure sports places are Bhivpuri, Karjat, Kondana caves etc.
Get drunk at Totos, Janta,Leopold’s and Mondegar
These are very iconic and popular institutions. Depending on the location, you can get in and enjoy in any of these pubs. Mondegar and Leopold are situated close by while Totos and Janta are located in Bandra. Janta is pretty cheap while Leopold is pretty expensive.
Shopping in Popular Street markets of Mumbai
Depending on the stuff you wish to buy, Colaba Causeway is definitely a good option. Gifts and fun trinkets are definitely a must buy here. Colaba Causeway is the best option when it comes to bargaining. There are several street options on Linking Road Bandra and Fashion Street.
Take a trip to Bhuleshwar Market
If you want to experience the real feel of Mumbai, Bhuleshwar market is definitely a must visit.Famous for selling real cool and cheap fabulous female accessories this market is also the hub for of gorgeous glassware and ornaments. This market is a perfect reflection of the culture in Mumbai and it would help you experience Maharashtrian Lifestyle.
Visit Sassoon Docks
This is Mumbai’s largest fish market. Here, you will find boats and travelers catch in at dawn and learn about the fish trade of Mumbai. Here, there are several Kolis, the fishing community of Mumbai.
Enjoy the seafood at Mahesh Lunch Home
Don’t miss out fish if you are here in Mumbai. There are several Malvani joints in Mumbai and some of the famous ones include Gajalee and Mahesh Lunch Home. So for fish eaters, who just love seafood, these 2 options are definitely worth a visit.
Enjoy a late dinner at Bade Miyan
This is a food stall which is located in Colaba. It is known for Bhuna gosht and seekh kebabs. This place is must visit after 12AM and here, the narrow lane is crowded with car owners. This is a very ideal joint for enjoying delicious food late night. If you want some other options, Mondegar or Leopolds are very famous.
Ride in the local transport in Mumbai
Mumbai is quite popular for its crowded local trains and double-decker buses. And you can never get the real feel of Mumbai till you actually take a long bus ride or hop on to a local train. it is also a very good option to explore as well as get around the city of Mumbai. This is a very cheap option as well.
So, as you have seen, Mumbai is full of fun things to do. Once you are here, you will get plenty of opportunities, whether it is plain hanging out with freinds, indulging in adventure activities, pampering your taste buds or shopping. Do come here and experience the spirit of Assal Mumbaikars.