The Malabar hill offers superb views of
. On top of the Malabar hills are the Hanging gardens and Kamala Nehru
Built in 1952 and named after the wife of India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, this park covers an area of 4,000 square yards and from here one enjoys a magnificent view of Marine Drive, 'Queen's Necklace'.
The park has a decent children's playground and the constant source of enjoyment is the gigantic 'Old Lady's Shoe' meant for children to play in. From the top of the shoe one can survey the entire garden. Another feature here is the lovely pavilion, which is surrounded by beautiful flowers and huge lawns. There is also a map of the city engraved in copper.
Outside the park there are hawkers selling 'Bhelpuri', 'Channa', cool drinks and 'Paan', which one can always relish anytime visiting the park. Timings: 5:00 am to 9:00 pm
Open: On all days
Nearest Railway Station: Grant road (Western Railway)
Mumbai being the capital city is well connected by air,
rail and road with the important places within and beyond the state. For
city transportation, taxis, local trains and city buses are available.
Accommodation is available at the hotels in Mumbai .