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7 Things To Know About Mumbai

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

1. Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, completed in 1888, is a blend of Victorian Gothic Revival and Indian architecture
Juhu Beach Mumbai

2. Juhu Beach, located approximately 11 miles from the city center, is popular among locals and tourists.

Gateway of India

3. Built along the Mumbai Harbor, the Gateway of India was completed in 1924 to commemorate visit by the British royal family.

Elephant Caves

4. The Elephant Caves, located on the Island of Gharapuri, are a network of archaeological sites with remains from the 2nd century BC.

5. Sanjay Gandhi National Park, home to a wild leopard population, is a 40 square miles of greenery within the metropolis.

Powai Lake

6. Powai Lake, and artificial body of water, in the northern part of the city was built in 1891.

7. The Chor Bazaar is over 150 years old, making it one of the oldest markets in the city.