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Mumbai is one of the largest and major cities of India, which was previously known as Bombay. Mumbai should be visited once by every tourist while traveling to India. Mumbai was named after Mumba Devi (patron goddess of the earliest known inhabitants of Mumbai, the Koli fishing folk). Being the capital city of Maharashtra, Mumbai is also considered as a major metropolitan city of India.
The celluloid capital of India is a hub of finances, commerce and industries. Mumbai is a bustling city and has the largest & busiest port that handles the foreign trade of India. It is known for housing one of the major International airports and has the largest Stock Exchange of India. It is also regarded as the hub of cinema for it has the Indian film industry ‘Bollywood’ and Indian Television Industry. The city is easily accessible through air, rail or road and also plays the role as India's international gateway.
The seven islands of Konkan coastline were conglomerated to form Mumbai, the island city of India. It is the commercial capital of India and is one of the leading cities of the country. Besides, it is also known for having the largest slum population of the country.
To know the whereabouts of Mumbai, go through the travel guide so that you can have a clear concept before setting off for a tour to Mumbai. Know about the climate, culture, hotels, nightlife of Mumbai in detail. It will make you traverse with ease if you come to know about how to reach Mumbai. Know about the major attractions and places to visit in the city, where to shop in the city and what are the things to do during your vacation in the city. Explore the best of Mumbai with thorough knowledge about the city that we provide you.

Quick Facts
Mumbai Map
State: Maharashtra
Language: Marathi
Area : 4,355 km2
Population: 12,478,447
Electricity : 230V/50Hz, Indian (Old British)/European plugs
Time Zone: UTC+5:30
Attraction: Ajanta, Ellora, Elephanta Caves, Gateway of India, Biwi Ka Maqbara, Nariman Point, Flora Fountain etc.

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