Smart Mumbai Public Transport

 

Smart Mumbai Public Transport
Mumbai Local Train Timetable, BEST Bus Routes, Auto & Taxi Meter Fare, SMPT
SMPT(SMART MUMBAI PUBLIC TRANSPORT) a travel application now available for Android™ 1.5 & above. As the name suggest it provides information on public transport system in Mumbai.

Features:
Local Train Schedule with details on Western / Central / Harbour lines including the mid-night trains, We have also incorporated a railway map to understand all the 3 lines .

 

 

Smart Mumbai Public Transport

Smart Mumbai Public Transport

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Top 10 Mumbai Attractions

Mumbai the city of dreams is not just monetary capital of country but it has some heritage sites which are worth visiting.It also has some beautiful places which you can’t find in the rest of the country.The list goes as:

1> Shree Siddhivinayak Temple:

sidhivinayak

The Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir is a Hindu temple dedicated to Ganesh. It is located in Prabhadevi, Mumbai, Maharashtra. It is one of the richest temples in Mumbai.Daily people in large number’s visit the temple.

Location: Prabhadevi, Mumbai

2> Gateway of India:

gateway of india

The Gateway of India is a heritage monument that was built by the British. It is located in South Mumbai, the monument overlooks the Arabian Sea. The gateway has also been referred to as the Taj Mahal of Mumbai, and is among the city’s top tourist attraction.

Location: South Mumbai.

3> Dhobi Ghat Mahalaxmi:

Dhobi Ghat Mahalaxmi

Mahalaxmi Dhobi Ghat is consider an open-air laundromat with over 200 dhobis washing their clothes on the stone.It is just five min. walk from mahalaxmi station.It is popular tourist attraction for foreigners visiting mumbai for 1st time.

Location: Mahalaxmi.

4> Haji Ali:

Haji Ali

The Haji Ali Dargah is a mosqueand dargah located in Worli in the south Mumbai. In the heart of the city  the dargah is one of the most recognisable landmarks of Mumbai city.

Location: Worli, Dadar.

5> Elephanta island:

Elephanta island

This is a popular tourist attraction because of island caves, The Elephanta caves that is carved out of a huge rock.It can be easily accessible by ferry from gateway of India.

Location: South Mumbai.

6> ISKON Temple:

iskcon mumbai

It is the most beautiful temple of Lord Krishna in the city.It has people coming here in large numbers to get the blessings of Lord Krishna.

Location: Mumbai.

7> EsselWorld   Borivali:

essel world

It is India Disney Land. The amusement park is located in Gorai,Borivali. The park is one of its kind in the city which provides enjoyment to  all ages.

Location: Borivali, North Mumbai.

8> Global Vipassana Pagoda:

pagoda mumbai

It is a monument of peace and harmony in Mumbai.The center of the Global Vipassana Pagoda contains the world’s largest stone dome built without any supporting pillars.

Location: Borivali, North Mumbai.

9> Colaba Causeway:

colaba causeway

It is assumed to be a shopper’s paradise in mumbai. One can get a good taste of clothes out here.

Location South Mumbai.

10> Marine Drive:

marine drive

Also known as Queen’s Necklace.Is located in south mumbai. A popular tourist spot for viewing sunset in mumbai. Mumbai looks best from this point during sunset.

Location: South Mumbai.

Chinchoti, Naigaon, Mumbai

Location: Naigaon/Vasai

City: Mumbai

Best Time: Monsoons

Chinchoti travel guide:

The Chinchoti waterfalls is  located to the east of Naigaon.It is a popular picnic spot for the young crowds from Mumbai City . In the center of the thick forest is this waterfall, which flows continuously from June to October. The waterfall is about 100 ft. high and 20 ft. broad. Tourists visit this place to enjoy this majestic falls. This wonderful waterfall makes a great monsoon getaway for mumbaikars. But on weekends it might seem as though the entire population of Mumbai is here.

How to reach:

The nearest railway station is Vasai. From here tourists can catch a bus to Kaman Phata, nearby is the village Chinchoti. Tourists can also take an auto from station charging 10Rs.

Near by attraction:

  • Tungareshwar

Chinchoti Pics:

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Tungareshwar Vasai,Mumbai Maharashtra

A natural picnic spot in Vasai, Mumbai:

Tungareshwar waterfalls is at an altitude of about 2177 feet. In this thickly wooded picnic spot there are many opportunities to the trekkers, mountaineers and nature lovers.

The best time to visit Tungareshwar waterfalls is during the monsoons or just after monsoon.

A perfect 1 day picnic spot in Mumbai.

How to reach:

By Car / Road: The once who want to go here needs to take a right turn towards the Tungareshwar village from the Vasai highway.

By Train: Get down at Vasai station (East) and take an auto to reach Tungareshwar waterfall.

Eating  Options:

Luckily there are some small restaurants near Tungareshwar temple from where you can get snacks and cold drinks to enjoy your trip.

Some pics of the waterfall:

How to reach Pandavkada Waterfalls Kharghar?

Monsoons have already set in and there is greenery everywhere, making it the perfect time to explore the real beauty of Navi Mumbai. Green vibrant hills, cloud-laden skies, waterfallsgurgling all around you – there is no better way to spend a day in the lap of nature. Pandavkada in Kharghar is one such place where waterfalls burst forth, spreading gleeamongst all those who visit the place.

Pandavkada Waterfalls Kharghar                                  How to reach Pandavkada Falls Kharghar?

  • About The PandavKada Waterfalls:-

The lush green Pandavkada hills are visited by people in large numbers who throng here during the monsoon for its majestic waterfalls. It’s proximity to the railway station ensures many visitors, sports enthusiasts and leisure seekers alike,  who come to trek, cycle, rappel or sometimes just sit amidst the low hanging clouds. Not only that, it also lies in close proximity of Central Park, a golf course and the up coming ISKON temple. Owing to these places of interest, it proves to be a great splash for those in need of a holiday, but have only a day or two to spare.

  • Pandavkada Waterfalls can be easily accessed by roads ,trains and car.

How to reach Pandavkada Waterfalls Kharghar?

1> By Train:-

Kharghar is in Navi Mumbai and can be accessed to Harbour route. Catch up a train from Mumbai CST from the Harbour route and with one and half hour you are at Kharghar. As soon as you get down at Kharghar Station, take richshaws which will take you to the waterfalls. You can also get down at Nerul Station and take up a bus or taxi.
You can also take up local train from dadar to reach kharghar.

2> By Bus:-

The Bus route is more comfortable option than train, as there are several KDMT, NMMT and BEST buses plying regularly connecting Navi Mumbai with various cities like Kalyan, Thane and Mumbai. The latest A/C Volvo buses are very convenient and comfortable on these routes, though they charge a little more than the regular buses. The few NMMT buses that ply to Kharghar include 26 (from Thane), 29 (from Thane), 44 (from Dombivli), 52 (from Taloja), 53 (from CBD), and 54 (from Ghansoli). The BEST buses that connect Kharghar with Mumbai include 504 (from Vadala), 503 (from Sion) and AS – 503 (from Wadala). Kharghar is easily accessible from Pune, since it is located on the Mumbai – Pune Highway.

3> By Car:-

The best route by road from Mumbai to reach Kharghar in private cars or vehicles is to take down the Sion – Panvel Highway.

  • The best season to visit it:-

The best season to visit is during the monsoons and soon after monsoons, when the rain isn’t too much. The waterfall is frequented by visitors between June till early September when the waterfall is at its glory.

  • Best Day to Visit it:-

If you are planning to visit it with your family sunday will be the best day for it. On other days there are college groups from nearby colleges who visit it frequently and in large numbers.