The commercial capital of India, Mumbai is also the capital of State of Maharashtra. The world of entertainment makes this city another landmark of popularity. Bollywood Film Industry is the largest media producer in the country. The city houses major public sector institutions besides the HQ of private enterprises, the largest in India.
The transportation system offers the best import and export activities with two major ports situated in Navi Mumbai. The Mumbai Airport is the 2nd busiest in the country with large number of arrivals and departure.
Mumbai is the second inbound arrival destination and most of the travelers are en-route or business class. The city has exhaustive night life and entertainment hubs that attract local tourists in large numbers.
The Metro is home to colorful Maharastrian as well as Cosmopolitan Culture. It is a gastronomic paradise with all types of cuisine available on streets, cafes, restaurants and in five star joints. The rich culture, tradition and festivals impart color, gaiety and life to otherwise a commercial centric agglomeration.
Being a true metropolitan city, Mumbai is an admixture of thriving cultures and ethnicity. People from all regions of India belonging to various social strata find subsistence in Mumbai. Albeit the predominate community is that of Maharastrians the influence of other communities is very apparent to the visitors.
Interesting places to visit areGateway of India, Prince of Wales Museum, Chhatrapati Shivaji TerminusandCrawford Market.