Top 5 outing spots in MumbaiMumbai is one of the most crowded city in India but if you want to spend a long weekendsyou can drop a day out with friends and family. There is a lot to explore in Mumbai to gangout your picnic but here is a quick list of top five wonderful tourist attractions inMumbai. Let’s have a look on the details of these 5 top picnic spots in the city.1. The Sanjay Gandhi National ParkIn the earlier with the name of Borivali National Park,Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) aconserved area situated in the northern part of suburban Mumbai city in Maharashtra Statein India. It covers an area of 104 km2 (40 sq mi).The most intrusting thing about (SNGP), itis surrounded on three sides by Indias most renowned Mumbai city. It is counted as themost visited parks in the world. Some attractions in SNGP are tiger sanctuary, tiger safaris,for the children a recreational zone is also available here. Riding by a toy train is awesomefacility you will get in SNGP.Entry fee to the park is Rs 20. Distance from South Mumbai: about 40 km
2. Hanging GardenThe Hanging Gardens Mumbai was once everyones favorite spot, also known asPherozeshah Mehta Gardens located at the top of Malabar Hill just opposite the KamalaNehru Park. A destination which was ever landmark of Mumbai City with a view of a giantshoe-shaped slide. Even today if anyone wants to get a picnic destination in the city,Hanging Gardens gives the exciting view of Marine Drive and Chowpatty Beach.Go to Malabar Hill for access to the Hanging Garden. Admission is free.
3. Chota Kashmir (Aarey Colony)Aarey Milk Colony (established in 1949) is situated in Goregaon East, a suburb of Mumbai.It has gardens, a nursery, lakes, an observation pavilion, picnic facilities, and milk plants.This small site look like a filmy background and has provided the background scene formany Bollywood movie song series. Most attractive parts of Chota Kashmir are gardensand colorful flowers, lotus pond, and plenty of places to relax and enjoy the quiet.The park is in Goregaon East, 32 km north West of South Mumbai. Admission free.4. Elephanta IslandElephanta Island (also called Gharapuri Island or place of caves) is one of a number ofislands in Mumbai Harbour, east of Mumbai, India. A popular tourist destination for a daytrip which has showcase of islands cave temples, the Elephanta Caves that have beencarved out of rock. These caves remind you of the Ajanta-Ellora caves. In spite of kids picnicspot a trip to Elephanta can be a fun experience for the family.The island is about 10 km from the Gateway by ferry. Remember the caves are closed onMondays. The entry fee is Rs 10; for foreigners it is Rs 250.
5. Alibaug BeachOne more tourist attraction for Sunday outgoing an hours ferry ride from Mumbai name"Alibaug Beach”. This is famous for number of beaches in Mumbai like Akshi, Nagaon, andKihim beaches in which black sand beach is very famous.Alibaug holds the combination ofold forts and beautiful temples for who contains interest to see beach and monumentsexperience. In spite of these you can enjoy the party in the hotels located here. After having this article, you would accept that it helped you a lot to get ready for your Mumbai tour. Doesn’t waste time while visiting Mumbai because there is a lot pause for you . Make most of the city of lights. For More Enquiry Call us: +91-11- 49814981 Fax: +91 11 49814999 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web Address: http://www.india-mumbaihotels.com/