MacQueen's Bustard

Trip Report
Contact us



Birding Tours

Hotel in Mysore, MysoreHotels , Resort in Mysore
North India Birding Tours
North East India Tours
South India Birding Tours
Goa Birding Tours
Bhutan & Nepal Birding Tours
Western India Birding Tour
Short Birding Tours
Enquiry Form  
Resorts and Lodges
Magpie Cottage
Abbottmount Cottage
Sat Tal
Gir Lodge
Bandhavgarh Resort
Hotel in Bhandhavgarh
Kanha India
hotel in Corbett
Tiger Camp
Resorts in Bandhavgarh
Ladakh Camp
Himalayan Lodges
Kafal House
Indian Wildlife Resorts
National Parks in India
Gir national Park
Sunderbans National Park
Bandipur National Park
Bandhavgarh National Park
Sariska National Park
Kanha National Park
Kaziranga National Park
Chambal Sanctuary
Rajaji National Park


Mumbai ! the city of dreams, People say Mumbai never sleeps, The business capital of India, Centre of Indian film Industry Bollwood, Every day thousands of people reach at Mumbai for work, jobs, business and tours, There are lots of sight seeing places in Mumbai , Every Indian has seen Mumbai in movies and familiar with names of local sight seeing places, some options & details are given below

Places to see in Mumbai

Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Market (Crawford Market)

This market is a busy market area, this is best visited early on in the day. The fruits and vegetable section offers the best of produce. Depending on when you visit, the fruit/s of the season are always a good buy.

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Victoria Terminus)

This is known as Bombay V.T.,This is a magnificent building, and considered to be architecturally one of the finest stations in the world. Built by the British in 1888, it has exquisite ornamentation on its façade along with beautifully executed panels and friezes. It holds the statue of Queen Victoria on its dome.

Flora Fountain and the Gothic/Victorian buildings of the Fort Area

The Beautiful Flora Fountain stands on the site of the old church gate of the Bombay Fort, now a major crossroad named Hutatma yChowk. It was erected to honor Sir Bartle Frere, a former governor of Bombay and named after the Greek goddess Flora. Other buildings to see in the Fountain or Fort area are the University of Mumbai buildings including the imposing Rajabhai Tower, the Mumbai High Court, the Old Secretariat, and the Institute of Science on one end. Close by are situated St Thomas Cathedral, the Asiatic Society of Bombay or Town Hall, the Office of the Director General of Police, the General Post Office and the Thomas Cook building. The Western Railway Headquarters is also quite near, across the street from the Churchgate Station. These buildings are fine examples of the Gothic and Indo-Saracenic style. Many are illuminated by night. An unusual way of seeing these sights would be by the MTDC open-air bus or by the few surviving Victorias or buggy rides. Close by to Flora Fountain is the Kala Ghoda area which holds a once a week fair (every Sunday) from November to January.

Jehangir Art Gallery

This art Gallery is close by to the Prince of Wales Museum, this gallery is the showcase for contemporary art. The displays change regularly. Outside is the Artist's Plaza with more paintings on display and sale. Open daily from 11 am to 7 pm.

Prince of Wales Museum

This Museum is one of Mumbai's finest example of Victorian architecture. Built to commemorate King George V's visit to Mumbai (while still Prince of Wales), it was designed by George Wittet and completed in 1923. It is undoubtedly one of India's finest museums and houses treasures, artifacts, paintings and sculpture from the many periods covering India's history, including the Indus Valley Civilization. Open from Tuesday to Sunday, 10.30 am to 6 PM

National Gallery of Modern Art

The national art gallery was the former Cowasji Jehangir Hall, of the Institute of Science. It has been renovated to serve as a four-storey exhibition hall, displaying the best of Indian contemporary art. Open daily except Monday, from 10 am to 5 PM

Gateway of India

Some people call gate way of India as symbole of Mumbai, Mumbai's most striking monument, this too was designed by George Wittet. It has an imposing gateway arch in the Indo-Saracenic style with Gujarati and Islamic elements such as wooden carvings. It was built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to India in 1911. This area is also the departing point for ferries plying to Elephanta Island and other beaches across the port. Behind it is the beautiful old (and new) structure of the Taj Mahal Hotel.

Marine Drive and Chowpatty Beach

Most popular hangout place near sea, This is the stretch now known as Netaji Subhashchandra Bose Road with Nariman Point on one end to Babulnath, at the foot of Walkeshwar on the other. For the most part, a pleasant promenade continues along the beach with the Chowpatty area situated somewhat in the middle. Chowpatty Beach is a teeming mass of people, vendors, masseurs and roadside restaurants with its specialties being bhelpuri and kulfi. Across the Chowpatty Beach area is the Taraporewala Aquarium. Marine Drive is also referred to as the Queen's Necklace because of the dramatic line of street lamps lit up at night.

Malabar Hill

Malabar hill is essentially an up-market residential area with some spectacular views of the city surroundings. On the road climbing up, is a Jain temple dedicated to Adinath, the first Jain tirthankara. At one end, on the top are the Hanging Gardens (Pherozeshah Mehta Gardens) and the Kamala Nehru Park. Both provide relaxing atmospheres of greenery. Beside the Hanging Gardens are the Parsi Towers of Silence. But these are off-limits to all except those who have come to dispose and pay respect to the dead. Towards the other end is the Banganga temple complex at Walkeshwar, considered to be one of Mumbai's holiest sites. Local legend has it that the Hindu god Rama rested here on his way to rescue Sita (his wife) from Lanka. The Banganga Tank is supposedly the spot where Rama shot his bow or bana. Further away is the British built Raj Bhavan, the residence of the governor of Maharashtra. The Banganga Festival of Music is a yearly highlight, and is in the month of January usually.

Mani Bhavan

Mani Bhawan is simple and charming museum was where Mahatma Gandhi lived on his visits to Mumbai between 1917 and 1934. Gandhi's room and belongings including his books are on display. Mani Bhavan is situated on Laburnam Road, near the August Kranti Maidan, where the 'Quit India' movement was launched in 1942. Open daily from 9.30 am to 6 PM

Mahalaxmi Temple

The Great Mahalaxmi Temple is a popular holy site as Mahalaxmi is the goddess of wealth. It is situated at one end of Breach Candy -- a trendy residential and shopping area, now known as B. Desai Road.

Haji Ali Shrine

Haji Ali Shrine is located along the seashore, at the end of a long pathway surrounded by sea water is the shrine dedicated to Haji Ali, a Muslim saint. Access is only at low tide via the pathway

Siddhivinayak Temple

Siddhi Vinayak temple is located in the Prabha Devi area of Mumbai, this popular temple dedicated to Ganesh was rebuilt on the site of a 200-year old temple. Built of black stone, the idol of Ganesh is two and a half feet in height and two feet in width. An unusual feature of the statue is that the trunk turns to the right, not often found on Ganesh idols. Tuesday is the main day of darshan and puja, but this temple is frequented by hundreds of devotees everyday.

Juhu Beach

Juhu Beach is suburban beach is great favorite with Mumbaites, and has plenty to offer everyone. Like Marine Drive's Chowpatty, Juhu 'Chowpatty' is a vendor's delight with innumerable food counters. It is a wonderful place to bring kids, as it doubles up as an amusement park, play ground, and open-air restaurant. An unusual sight at this beach is the camel ride, which is both fun and popular.


Juhu Plaza Mumbai

Juhu Plaza Mumbai, 4 Star is one of the very few properties who can boast of being close to the only beach of Mumbai Juhu Beach. Juhu Plaza is essentially a" Business Cum Pleasure Hotel" situated in the commercial center the country Mumbai.

Location :

Just about 06 Km from the Domestic Airport, Juhu Plaza is a welcome destination that entitles you the privilege of being away from the maddening crowd while being in the middle of commercial hub. The Hotel is just a walking distance away ( about 01 Km ) from the nearest Shopping Arcade and about 20 Km from Bombay Central The city's main railway station.

Accommodation :

Juhu Plaza offers 40 aesthetically furnished Centrally Air-Conditioned Executive Rooms with Channel Music, Color TV, Telephone etc. Juhu Plaza can very well boast of offering you one of the biggest rooms available in Bombay. Each room is furnished in such a way so as to give it an " Antique Finish" and a different feeling altogether.

Restaurant :

" Blue Lagoon" a Multi Cuisine offers a variety of mouthwatering dishes to tickle your palate. The restaurant being spacious is ideally suited for kitty parties and small gatherings

Banquet :

Daffodils accommodating 150 guests, perched on the seventh floor overlooking the sea is an ideal conference for conferences etc. The hall has an open terrace overlooking the sea which naturally mix your business with pleasure while elating your souls.Archidium with a capacity of 40 60 guests is a perfect hall for your business meets.

Services :

Multi cuisine Restaurant
24 hours Room Service
Banquet and Conference Facilities
Doctor on call
Secretarial and Valet Services
Laundry, Shoe Shine
Safe Deposit Lockers, Travel Counter
Courtesy Coach/Airport Pickup




Hotel Tirupati Mumbai

Tirupati Hotel Corporation is established since 1989 with a view to promote tourism in our country. It is a well known fact that tourism is being encouraged by all the countries and it is essential to provide good facilities for boarding and lodging at reasonable costs to the guests who are visiting Mumbai and all over.

Elegent , warm spacious and inviting. Designed to give you a complete to give you a complete privacy with all the comforts of modern home

Suites :
The utmost in luxury, lavishly furnishied with all modern amenities you are used to.

The Hotel Tirupati - A fitting tribute to your gracious life style. A new experience - in flavour taste and comfort. Hand-picked gourmet collection to pamper your palate. Exquisite environs to treat your mind and caring service to help you unwind. Tickle your palate as we dish out plates of delicious culinary fare.Treat yourself to a sumptuos mouth-watering gastronomic multi-cuisine delights at our restaurant


Hotel Highway Inn Mumbai

Hotel Highway Inn is situated in the heart of Mumbai City and near both airport and local railway station.

The sports complex, commercial and shopping centres are within easy access, making it an ideal hotel for those who want the best of the city. This advantageous location , homely treatment and complete comfort has made Hotel Highway Inn the favourite of holiday makers, business travelers and executives.


No. of rooms : 46

A/C and Non A/C rooms available

Fax facility available

Direct Dialing Telephones

Internet facility available

24 hrs. room service

Indian & Chinese food available

Doctor on call

Colour T.V.s with remote in all rooms

24 hrs. Hot and cold water

Laundry & dry cleaning



Just an hour away from the Mumbai domestic airport, find yourself further from the city then you can imagine.Overlooking the sea, a peaceful retreat to unwind and recharge yourself.

Accomodation: U-Tan ResortNear Mumbai

In our endeavour to make you make you completely relaxed and at home, we offer you villas with a choice of "Compact", "Classic" luxury rooms, Studios and one bedroom apartments. You can watch the scenic sunsets and endless sky from your sit-outs.

Food & Bevarages: U-Tan Resort Near Mumbai

To tantalise your taste buds, our chef has an array or multicusione dishes, to suit every palate. from sizzling kebabs to continental delicacies, our gourmet menu can just go on. Enjoy the ambience of our speciality restaurant with it's titanic deck overlooking the vast expanse of the sea and watch the fishing boats as they head home guided by the stars.

Stroll down to the rocky beach, walk to the "lands end" for a breathtaking view of the jetty, trek up the hilly terrain or simply unwind at the pool.



The Lagoona resort, is fully committed in striving towards maximum utilization of environmentally friendly products and practices, providing value added services, exceeding guest expectations, thereby ensuring that we build a strong bond / relationship with all our valued guest and achieving profitable objectives of the resort.

India's first environmentally eco friendly Resort near Mumbai.

Lagoona Resort is a perfect escape for those who believe in indulging and pampering themselves with nothing but the best. Well connected with the city and beyond, but miles away from the hustle and bustle Lagoona resort offers an array of 120 well appointed guest rooms each equipped with TV, direct dial telephone, internet connectivity, channel music, mini bar, tea/coffee maker, electronic safe and individual temperature controls, to ensure that the guest is comfortable.

Besides, there is Patio the Multi-cuisine restaurant overlooking the lagoon. This 70 cover delightfully decorated dining space also offers a very reasonably priced buffet spread on weekends and festive days.

The Hotel is in the process of creating three unique new restaurants that will redefine the concept of dining.

The Lagoona an Ecotel Resort in Lonavala is India's first environmentally friendly Resort in Lonavla near Kandala between Pune and Mumbai Express Highway close to Mumbai and Pune Hotel Accommodation

Hotel Facilities

Patio the coffee shop offers a-la-carte lunch and an elaborate buffet for breakfast and dinner. .....

Our Banqueting Areas are designed to accommodate your confidential board, just the way you would like........

Surrounded by Hills The Lagoona resort offers a huge variety of activities for Guest

Deluxe Rooms
At Lagoona Resort, you have the option of selecting from a wide range of comfortable deluxe rooms to enjoy the wonderful outdoors experience.....

Executive Suite
The spacious and elegantly appointed Suite offers an unparalleled feeling of style over square feet of luxurious accommodation includes.....

Lagoona Suite
The design of the Lagoona Suite has been developed with painstaking attention to detail to ensure the highest guest comfort.....



Just within 2 1/2 hrs.(140 Kms.) enchanting drive from the hustle and bustle of Mumbai city you come to a place where the climate is pleasant throughout the year and situated amongst the heavenly beauty is the dreamland called KHANVEL RESORT.

Facilities: Khanvel Resort Silvassa
KHANVEL RESORT has a number of facilities making ones stay truly fulfilling . An Outdoor Swimming Pool with Baby pool and a Jacuzzi to relax your stressed muscles. Just take a few laps in the Pool, laze in the crystal water or sit on the deck chair and have a chilled beer served at the pool side along with the sumptuous snacks served at the Swimming Pool Sunken bar .

Besides the Swimming Pool is the Table Tennis table & Pool table to keep you on your foot and test your skills, all the games are situated away from the main building so that the guests have to actively get up and use the facilities.

Health Point :Khanvel Resort Silvassa
There is also a rejuvenating health club with all the modern equipments to work out and not leave your fitness behind as you holiday. Take a nice long walk in the 15 Acres property as you breathe in the fresh air , the chirping of the birds the greenery are the best sight the first thing in the morning to refresh your body & mind.

Junk the Resto Lounge:Khanvel Resort Silvassa
Junk as the name suggests is anything made out of waste and this you will see how efficiently our Discotheque has been made out of rejected Drums and barrels equipped with state of art sound and light effects. Our in house D.J. makes you groove to the latest foot tapping numbers as you dance away into the night .

Khanvel Resort Silvassa is equipped with a full capacity stand by Power Generator to avoid any kind of power failure, a full fledged In house Laundry to keep the linen and the furnishings clean and crisp.

Accomodation: Khanvel Resort Silvassa
KHANVEL RESORT has 96 rooms in 15 Acres of Land which include 76 Rooms & 20 Cottages . Every room is designed to merge and enhance the serenity of the location and will tempt you to stay indoors.

Deluxe Room : Khanvel Resort Silvassa
Each room consists of a twin bed and a sofa-cum-bed with attached bathroom and have facilities like CTV , Round the clock Room Service ,24 hrs. Hot and cold water, Telephone, etc. It can comfortably accommodate up to 4 person i.e. (2 adults and 2 children aged 12 yr.)

Super Deluxe Room :Khanvel Resort Silvassa
This Large Sized Room has 2 Double Beds and a Sofa cum Bed to accommodate maximum up to 6 persons. i.e. (4 adults and 2 children). Each room has an attached bathroom with 24 hrs. hot and cold water, equipped with CTV, Telephone, an individual terrace etc.

Super Deluxe Cottage :Khanvel Resort Silvassa
The cottage offers you an unmatched combination of privacy and luxury. The Cottages are spacious and equipped with a Living Room in addition to the Bedroom both the rooms have an attached bathroom and can accommodate a family of 8-10 persons very comfortably.

Deluxe Cottages: Khanvel Resort Silvassa
Deluxe Cottages are located at a distance from the main building .Every cottage has two separate rooms next to each other with a common verandah to sit in your relaxing chair and read your book or watch your children as they play in the open lawn area.

Standard Cottages:Khanvel Resort Silvassa
These cottages are situated at a distance of about 10 mins. from the main building simple decor. Every Cottage has an attached bathroom, AC, CTV, Telephone,24 hrs. Hot & Cold water and can comfortably accommodate a family of 2 Adults & 2 Child.

The cottages are surrounded by greenery and gives you a complete holiday feel unlike the much routine stay in the building type rooms.

Conference: Khanvel Resort Silvassa
If you are looking for the ultimate in conference facilities Khanvel Resort offers a perfect combination of efficiency & convenience , be it a Corporate Conference ,Dealers meet or a Product Launch ensures that every event is an unforgettable one. Its time you stepped out of your office walls and have a complete change for your employees by arranging it amidst the lush greenery and see the increase in the productivity.

Cuisine: Khanvel Resort Silvassa
We serve all kind of Cuisines like Gujarati, Punjabi, Chinese, Continental, Marwari,Kathiawadi etc.All meals are pure vegetarian and Jain food can also be prepared on prior information.

Breakfast: Khanvel Resort Silvassa
Breakfast is usually served in an AC enclosure in the main facility building where we have a variety in Breakfast which is served in Buffet Style

Restaurant Madhuli : Khanvel Resort Silvassa
The Airconditioned Pure Vegetarian restaurant is a favorite amongst all the crowd coming from all over Bombay, Baroda, Surat, Ahmedabad. The Restaurant serves authentic Indian Food served in buffet style that will entice your taste buds .Lunch is usually served in the restaurant which can accommodate above 60 pax. at one time.

Moon & Stars : Khanvel Resort Silvassa
Dinner is served at the Pool side in the evening with Light Music playing in the background , games are arranged for the kids to keep them busy as you enjoy the evening under the open sky bright lit with the moon and stars to making your evening more pleasant .

Village Dhaba : Khanvel Resort Silvassa
The dhaba is made away from the main building amidst the cottages taking you back in the traditional villages of Punjab serving tandoor items with 'Khatiyas' for sitting, Hukkas can be provided at an additional cost .

Junk Restobar : Khanvel Resort Silvassa
You can have your Starters & Drinks as you dance to the tunes of our D.J. We have a variety of Starters and all branded Liquors served in the restobar.

Last but not the least not to forget our well stocked Bar serving all kind of liquors.



Developed by : Nehasoft , Powered By : WebPro
Site designed by : WDI