Gorai Beach, Mumbai (India)
A visit to Gorai Beach can also be combined with other tourist attractions across the city. With its delectable cuisines, and opportunities to explore the surrounding areas, Mumbai is perfectly poised to offer an experience that is both, authentic as well as unique! There are many ideal locations to visit in and around this wonderful city, with prominent local landmarks and favorable restaurants being just a few examples. Make a trip to Mumbai and its exciting places of interest to enjoy a memorable vacation. A visit to Gorai Beach will give you a greater insight into the various cultures and traditions of Mumbai. If you are planning a vacation in Mumbai, then you must go visit Gorai Beach. It is an intrinsic part of the socio-cultural landscape and hence, offers an insightful peek into life, as it exists in Mumbai.
Gorai is one of the most frequented beaches of Mumbai north suburb. It major attracts citizens from Suburb and also from far for a day picnic. Couples prefer this beach due to easy accessibility from Bhayandar and Borivali and also lots of resorts, cottages available too. It is one of the safest and cleanest beaches with ample space to have fun with your picnic group, ride bikes, ride a camel or go inside sea for a boat ride. Hang around at full moon nights (In Group Only) is romantic and so is one of the beaches for night hangout as many resorts are available on Uttan Road for an overnight stay.
Best Time The best time to visit the beaches is between the months of October and March.
Visit Duration: Two to four hours approximately.
opening and closing time
Timings: 2:30 pm - 10:30 pm ENTRY FEE free
Do not visit the beaches during the monsoons
If you are allergic to crowds, visit the beaches in the mornings of week days, to enjoy the bliss of solitude.
Near By Attraction
Essel World Aksa beach: Arnala Fort Baccha Party Indoor Play Space ISKCON Temple
Take the ferry and reach Gorai. Then use Gorai-Borivali Road to reach Gorai beach. From Borivali or Malad you can reach the Ferry points by autos. The Ferry ride to Gorai is of around 15 -20 minutes and the cost is Rs.10 per person.
A distance between Borivali Railway Station and Gorai Beach is 23 km or 14.3 miles or 12.4 nautical miles.
Application Availability Which Saves Some Money
Zomato, Swiggy(best service for delicious food) Uber, Ola(best service available for a cab up to 24/7 hours)
Interesting facts about Gorai Beach
1. Every Person Has Only 1.1 Square Meters Of Open Space In Mumbai HolidayIQ Traveller Surjit Singh shares, “The days are busy with heavy traffic. Mumbai never sleeps. It is a lovely city, especially the night life. I always hang out with friends at night when I am in Mumbai. Weather is always great!”
2. The First Train In India Ran Between Mumbai To Thane On 16 April 1853 HolidayIQ Traveller Jae Rajesh from Hyderabad shares, “Mumbai local trains are a very convenient way to travel in the city considering the heavy road traffic that exists there. The railway police are quite prompt in responding to any complaints regarding this. Be conversant with the route (there are 3 separate lines), if necessary make a note of the stations in each route.”