Mumbai is world famous for Bollywood. This city is also called the economic capital of India. According to experts, the city of Mumbai has been formed by merging seven islands. For this Mumbai is also called the city of seven islands. This city is very popular for its beauty. The city was founded in the 16th century. At that time Mumbai was called as Bombay. The meaning of the word Bombay is “good bay”. However, according to historians, the island was ruled by the Maurya Empire in ancient times. The city is named after Mumbai Mumba Devi. There are many religious and tourist places in Mumbai. Every year a large number of tourists come to visit Mumbai. If you too are thinking of visiting Mumbai in the coming days, then definitely visit these beaches around Mumbai to celebrate the weekend holiday. Come, let’s know everything about it-
The distance from Mumbai to Alibaug Beach is just 96 kms. You can reach Alibaug from Mumbai by road. Colaba Fort is situated on this beach. This fort can be clearly seen from Alibaug Beach. This fort is present in a ruined form today. Alibaug is the best beach for a weekend holiday.
This beach is also known as Mini Goa. Its distance from Mumbai is only 63 kms. Manori is a fishermen’s village. Manori is famous for its seafood. You can also enjoy Ferry Ride on this beach. Manori Beach attracts a large number of tourists in every season. To make the weekend holiday memorable, definitely visit Manori Beach.
Devka Beach, Daman
The distance of Devka Beach is 183 kms from Mumbai. This place is very beautiful and quiet. Tourists come to visit Devka Beach in every season. This beach is very famous in Daman Island. According to experts, there is no better option than Devka Beach. Whenever you get a chance, definitely visit Devka Beach once.
Kondavil Beach is situated at a distance of 5 km from Shrivardhan Beach. One can enjoy paragliding, surfing and kayaking on this beach. You can also do trekking on the peaks of Shrivardhan. Perfect destination for weekend holiday.