Mumbai, one of the most beautiful cities in India to explore a large number of tourist attractions especially beautiful beaches. The city is blessed with a large number of beaches where you can spend your good time to get fresh air away from the crowd. However, these beaches also face crowd issues during the weekend period. Still, it’s a good idea to visit these beaches to get relaxed from routine life. So, let’s see some of the best beaches in Mumbai.
5 Best Beaches in Mumbai to get fresh air and spend good time
1. Juhu Beach
Juhu Beach is a popular tourist attraction in the city of Mumbai, located just 18 km north of the city centre. Juhu Beach is also a popular area where a large number of celebrity homes are located. You would easily reach here by public transport or your own vehicle. You should not miss an opportunity to visit this beautiful beach which is considered as one of the most beautiful beaches in Mumbai.
Juhu Beach is also a popular spot for young couples and lovers to get into a romance mood.
2. Girgaum Chowpatty
Girgaum Chowpatty is a popular beach located in the Girgaon area in the city of Mumbai. It is a popular place for Ganesh Visarjan. It is also a popular place where the Ramlila is performed on a stage every year. It is also one of the most visited beaches in Mumbai by local people as well as tourists.
3. Gorai Beach
Gorai Beach is a beautiful beach located about 4-6 km from Borivali in Mumbai. You can take a ferry service from the Marve beach in Malad or the Gorai Creek in Borivali to reach here. It is one of the best places to see the beautiful views of the sunrise and sunset.
4. Aksa Beach
Aksa Beach is located in the northern suburbs of the city of Mumbai in the village of Aksa. It is located exactly 12 km from Borivali and 9 km from Malad. You could easily reach here by private taxis, auto or even public buses. It is also one of the best places in Mumbai to see sunset and sunrise.
5. Versova Beach
Versova Beach is located in the suburbs of Andheri in the city of Mumbai. You could reach here by private car/auto or even by public bus. However, you would not find a large crowd of tourists here, but it is one of the best beaches in Mumbai to be visited during your free time.
Article first published on November 8, 2015.