If you love the sun and the sand then you must visit Gorai Beach which is just a 4 km ferry ride from Malad West or Borivali West and is located north of Mumbai. It is easy to reach this destination since there are ferries available for this purpose that is run by the BEST. Gorai beach is your best bet, if you want to take a nice clean dip in the seawaters. It’s a breathtakingly gorgeous destination that attracts hundreds if not thousands every day. It is a perfect place to spend a lazy weekend.
There are a variety of accommodations available at the Gorai beach. While there are luxurious options when it comes to pick a hotel Mumbai deal, there are hotels in Mumbai that offer modest rooms at cheap rates. Besides hotel Mumbai accommodation, there are rental cottages available near the beach as well which are perfect if you are planning to visit Gorai beach with a huge group of people. Gorai is also a nice place to spend a romantic weekend; you can see the fabulous sun rise and set with your partner. There are often parties at the Garai beach at night which is again a lot of fun and a major draw for the youth.
Mumbai citizens can always book a room in one of the many hotels for a night and tourists visiting the city can ask their hotel Bombay for suggestions as far as hotels are concerned, it could lead to one getting a good deal. If you are visiting Mumbai and do not want to stay at the Gorai beach but just visit it, you can always plan a picnic at the beach and reach Gorai Beach early in the morning and leave by a ferry in the evening.
One can spend their time in Gorai exploring the fishing villages and enjoying the picturesque view. Gorai has a substantial East Indian population who practice Roman Catholic form of Christianity as a result Gorai has a few Churches as well. The calmness of Gorai as compared to the chaos and speed of Mumbai is interesting to compare. While Mumbai has buses, autos and cars speeding around, one can still find Bullock carts in Garai.
While there is the scenic beauty of Gorai, there are other attractions around as well. The Esselworld and Water Kingdom are among the other attractions near Garai beach. One can take ferries to these places, they are great for all age groups especially the kids.