Juhu Beach

Have you ever been to Mumbai? If not, then why miss an opportunity to visit this commercial capital of India with your loved ones and visit the famous Juhu Beach? Situated in the central suburb of Mumbai on the shores of the Arabian Sea, it is an extremely beautiful beach. To know more, just have a look!

The Attractions of Juhu Beach

Juhu Beach is one of the most beautiful places in Mumbai. You can enter the beach from Santa Cruz side, Vile Parle side, as well as from Andheri side. From the beach, you can get a glimpse of the spectacular sunset in different shades of orange and red. The sun setting into the vast Arabian Sea is really a treat for the eyes. Moreover, as the sun sets, the beach is thronged by the local people as well as by the ferry riders and the food sellers. You can pamper your taste buds with the delicious snacks available at the various food stalls on the beach. Like for instance, you can enjoy having some delicious Chaats, Bhel Puri or the spicy Pav Bhaji or can simply enjoy having some appetizing Pani Puri, the choice is ultimately yours! On weekends, the place remains bustling with toy sellers, vendors, different types of rides (like horse and donkey rides), and cricket matches, to name a few.

The place has become so popular among the local as well as the international travelers that people love visiting this place again and again. Bollywood actors and actresses like this place so much that they have chosen this place as their abode. Several luxurious hotels and restaurants have come up on the southern side of the beach. To the north of Juhu Beach, lies the popular Versova Beach which is known for its fishing community. In short, Juhu Beach is an ideal place in Mumbai to taste the local food and enjoy the mesmerizing sunset.

How to Reach Juhu Beach

Juhu Beach in Mumbai can be accessed via rail, road and air. Just check it out.

Air: Juhu Beach is located close to the airports. It is only a few minutes away from the domestic as well as the international airports in Mumbai.

Rail: To reach Juhu Beach in Mumbai, just take a suburban train from Church Gate or from VT (using the Harbour Line) to either Santa Cruz Railway Station or Vile Parle Station. The beach is only about 3 kms from Vile Parle Railway Station.

Road: Juhu Beach is approximately 15 kms from Dadar Bus Stand. There are both state as well as private operators running buses from almost all important points in the city. Moreover, you can also take taxis, rickshaws or autos, depending from which part of Mumbai you are coming from.

Last Updated On: 2011/07/15