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Top Things to do in Mumbai for a Great Holiday Experience

Mumbai is a dream destination filled with glitz and glamour of Bollywood. This cosmopolitan metropolis is also known for hardworking & friendly people, fast life, and melting pot of various cultures.  It is also the financial power hub and fashion capital of India. Not only this, it is home to some of the most interesting places to visit and exciting things to do. It houses some of the finest amusement and water parks in the country. Bollywood tinsel town gives the city an extra dose of celebrity status. Mumbai never fails to impress people who come here for leisure time.  Throughout the year, Mumbai remains galore with gala performances, events and a plethora of fun activities to do. Apart from the best sightseeing opportunities, tourists can fill their itinerary list with adventurous and unique things to do in Mumbai.

Activities to do in Mumbai and nearby areas have every scope to keep both the youngsters and the aged entertained. Essel World is one of the most happening spots to explore because of the thrilling, fun and adventure activities it offers for adults as well as children. Being the largest theme park in the city, it is perfect for a weekend family outing in West Borivali area of Mumbai.  This amusement park has more than 50 rides – Shot ‘N Drop, Thunder, Treasure Island and Children’s Boat Ride happen to be the hot favourites.

Water Kingdom, a must-visit water park of Mumbai, is the extension of Essel World, which takes water adventure to thrilling heights. Together, they form the largest amusement and water parks in India. The seven storey adult slide aka Water-A-Coaster, and The Lagoon (an aqua play pool) gives you scope for water fun at its very best. If you want to double up the fun, book tickets to enjoy Freak Out Friday at Water Kingdom because you will be charged 40% less on entry tickets.

Imagica Theme Park, near Mumbai-Pune Express Highway is fun with carousel and adrenaline-pumping thrill rides – truly another exciting spot to spend a day out with kids. Delight in Swirl Whirl, Boomerango and The Loopy Woopy rides that top the popularity chart at the Imagica Water Park. Some more cool activities that you can enjoy at Imagica gaming zone are bowling alley, bumpy cars, virtual reality games and a play area exclusively for the kids.

Snow Kingdom at Ghatkopar West is one among the most frequented theme parks promising the coolest activities to do in Mumbai. It’s not a safe place for kids below 2 years of age, as you will get to experience the chill of minus 8-degrees temperature within its vicinity. Youngsters and family members would love to lap up all the pleasures of the largest indoor snow theme park in India. The 9000 sq. ft indoor area would give you a chance to enjoy a number of activities, including sledging, snow mountain scaling and snow ball fighting even when temperature outside is scorching hot.

Great Escape Water Park at Thane in Mumbai calls for a pleasurable visit amidst the backdrop of Pelhar Mountains. You will simply love to slide down to the lazy landing pools through the fun and thrilling water park slides here. It’s undoubtedly a fun-filled weekend escape from the hectic schedule of daily life.

Shangrila Resort & Water Park is the perfect place to be if you are looking for a resort day-outing coupled with water park fun. Indeed, a perfect weekend option for romantic couples. Located on Mumbai-Nasik Highway, enjoy a splash of fun as you get drenched in sparkling pools, jacuzzi and The Great Ever Flowing Waterfall. Unwind yourself at the luxurious abodes featured with four-star facilities.

Film City Tour - 2 Hours guided walk is a dream come true for people who adore mainstream Hindi cinema and its heros. cavesYou may also get a glimpse of your favourite movie star during this tour.

For the religious souls, the city houses a number of temples as well, including Shri Mumbadevi Temple, Shree Mahalaxmi Temple, Siddhivinayak Temple, Balaji Temple and many others. Haji Ali is one of the most renowned mosques situated amidst the Arabian Sea. You can easily reach there from Mumbai by taking a cruise.

Many More Unique Places to Visit and Cool Things to Do in Mumbai

Elephanta Caves Tour:  It is one of the travelers’ delight nearby Mumbai because of its unique cave temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. This is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Dharavi Slum Tour: It may sound a bit weird, but it is once in a lifetime experience to visit the slums of Dharavi and witness the slum life of India (the largest in Asia). You must have noticed that Hollywood has provided screen space and worldwide focus to Mumbai slums in the Oscar winning movie ‘Slumdog Millionaire’.  So why not witness what life is like there.

The Red-Carpet Wax Museum: get enchanted at the Madame Tussauds as you step into this Red Carpet museum for a star-studded lifetime experience. Carry back lovely memories and memoirs as photographs with life-size wax figurines of celebrities you adore. 

Sailing at the Gateway of India: A ride in a 25 feet tall sailboat is a lovely experience to tread the waters of the Arabian Sea and watch the lighthouses, naval ships and beautiful coastline of Mumbai.

Mumbai Dhobi Ghat: Get some clean, unspoiled fun of witnessing people engrossed in a traditional profession – washer men, busy doing cleaning job.

Food Tours: Tread the famous street side food zones of Mumbai to enjoy some of the delectable vegetarian and non-vegetarian recipes – a notable area being Chowpatty. The best street foods to snack on are Vada Pav, Bhel Puri, Pav Bhaji, Batata Vada, Ragda Pattice and the famous Bombay Sandwich.

Walking alongside the Marine Drive has a unique charm and you can enjoy the splashes of Arabian Sea during high tides. It is a sure shot travel magnet for travelers who are keen to experience the city charms especially in the evenings.

Adventure lovers can get engulfed in a wide range of adventurous activities being arranged in and around the vicinity of Mumbai, including rafting, kayaking, sailing, yachting, surfing, cycling and others. Complete your Mumbai trip with top sightseeing tours and fun activities like helicopter joyride, windsurfing and paragliding. For the late nighters, city nightlife at pubs and clubs and midnight cycling are great options in the Mumbai activities chart.