Marine Drive is among some of the places in Mumbai that is sure to enliven you spirits when you feel hunted down by the sweltering humidity or just feel lost in the chaos of the city. A placid and glittering expanse of 3kms Boulevard has in it all the essence to make you feel uplifted and rejuvenated. The cool sea breeze that greets you with its soft caress while you take a stroll up the promenade, its almost heaven out here.
Built in the year 1920 on the reclaimed land from Back bay, this
natural bay of the Arabian Sea is 'C' shaped with a winding 6 lanes of
concrete road connecting Nariman Point to Malabar Hills. Catch a fresh
bout of breath under the rising Sun and feel the soft and soothing Sun
slipping into the Arabian Sea. It is the best place to be with your dear
ones, amidst the fantastic fusion of reassuring Nature's bounty and
progressive Modernity lit up with series of lamps that make the place
look like sparking diamonds, a spectacle that has earned it the name -
This windswept promenade has more refreshing jaunts for you. You could
well go for a great unwinding experience amidst the bustling Chowpatty
beach that lies at its top end. Malabar Hills and Nariman Point are
other destinations where you could have some of the cherishing moments
of your stay in Mumbai.
How to Reach Marine Drive
Mumbai is well connected to all the major cities of India and abroad.
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport and domestic airport are quite
near to Marine Drive and they are well connected to the place by road.
The nearest railway station to Marine Drive is Churchgate that falls
under the Western Railway. You can get down here and hire an auto or cab
or get in bus to reach the place.
Mumbai is well connected to all the major cities of Maharashtra state
and other states neighboring to it. City bus services run by BEST
connects you to Marine Drive from almost all the major center so the
|Specialty:||3kms long boulevard in the form of glittering Queen's necklace|
|Nearby Attractions:||Chowpatty Beach, Malabar Hills, Nariman Point|
|Best Time to Visit:||Any time of the year|