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9 Mumbai Hangout Places to Visit


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Sanjay Gandhi Borivali National Park
9 Mumbai Hangout Places to Visit

Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali, Mumbai.

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Sanjay Gandhi National Park is the only protected forest to be located within the limits of a city in India. It receives thousands of early morning walkers, as well as families and couples during the day. The various attractions include trekking, a toy train, boating on the late, and a tiger and lion sanctuary. However, what's really worth seeing are the hand-cut Kanheri Buddhist caves. There are 109 of them in various sizes, scattered over a hilltop and carved out of volcanic rock. The largest has a deep chamber for worship and towering sculptures of Buddha.

Where: Near Borivali East train station, 40 kilometers (25 miles) north of Mumbai city center.

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