Mumbai

Mumbai, a cosmopolitan metropolis, earlier known as Bombay, is the largest city in and the capital of the state . Mumbai was originally a conglomeration of seven islands on the coastline which over time were joined to form the island city of Bombay.
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is a hub of tourist spots including two UNESCO World Heritage sites. Photo: Vegpuff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a beautiful township in Mumbai. It was founded in 1971, as a satellite township to take the pressure off Mumbai city; in this sense, it has been only partially successful. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport, Mumbai, formerly known as Sahar International Airport, is the primary international airport serving the Mumbai Metropolitan Area, India. Photo: René Seifert, CC BY 2.0.

This district covers Byculla, Parel, Worli, Prabhadevi, Sewri and Dadar areas of Bombay. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Recreation area
, officially named the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Park, is a public park situated in , Mumbai.

Tourist attraction
The is a fort in Mumbai built by the British at . is situated 2½ km southeast of Mumbai. Photo: Nichalp, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Prabhadevi railway station, is a railway station on the Western line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway in Mumbai, India. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Railway station
Vadala Road, is a railway station on the Harbour Line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Destinations

The consists of the Bandra, Khar, Santacruz, Juhu, Vile Parle, and Andheri suburbs of Bombay. Photo: Superfast1111, CC BY-SA 3.0.

This district, comprising the suburbs of Kurla, Vidyavihar, Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Kanjur Marg, Bhandup, Mulund, and Powai has developed quite a bit in the past few decades. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island off of Mumbai in southern that is home to the Elephanta Caves, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Photo: Pallavi.sam, CC BY-SA 4.0.

consists of the suburbs of Manori, Jogeshwari, Borivali, Gorai, Mira Road, Bhyander, Naigaon, Vasai, , Virar, Goregaon, Malad, Kandivali, and Dahisar. Photo: Patrice78500, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Comprising the neighborhoods of Dharavi, Matunga, Vadala, Sion, and Mahim, the northern boundary of this district is where the city ends and the suburbs start.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a small hill in Mumbai running north–south to the eastern side of the Harbour Railway line between & Guru Tegh Bahadur Nagar Stations. is situated 2½ km east of Mumbai. Photo: Tom Pratt, CC BY 2.0.

Locality
is an old locality situated in the area of Mumbai, India.

Locality
is a neighbourhood in Mumbai, India. It was first settled after 1795 with the construction of causeways that connected the erstwhile seven islands of Bombay. is situated 6 km south of Mumbai. Photo: Hawk4256, Public domain.

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