Bhuleshwar is a town in South Mumbai, north of the Fort. It is located 5 km from Nariman Point and 8 km from Dadar. It houses over 100 temples. The place has mythological importance. It actually was a fort by name Mangalgadh. It is known to have many markets for fruits, cloth, jewellery and antiques. Many birds migrate to Bhuleshwar in summer which is a treat for all bird-watchers.
Places to Stay
Mumbai has many good budget hotels. Some of them include Hotel Everest (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Central Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 750), Hotel Skyway Inn (Tariff – Rs. 700) and Hotel Broadway (Tariff – Rs. 500).
Marathi is the official language of Bhuleshwar. Hindi is the other language spoken here.
The important festivals celebrated in Bhuleshwar are the Holi in March, Ganesh Chaturthi in September and Dussehra in October.
Places of Interest
Some of the places of tourist attraction in Bhuleshwar are Swami Narayan Mandir (1 km), Shri Ambaji Mandir (1 km), Mumba Devi Temple 1.5 km, Ghoidji Mandir (2 km) and Narmadeshwar Mandir (2 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Bhuleshwar is the Mumbai Airport, located about 23 km away.
CST Railway Station is closest to Bhuleshwar. It is located 3 km away.
Buses to Mumbai are available daily from Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Goa, Pune and Hyderabad among other cities. From Mumbai bus stand, one can reach Bhuleshwar by BEST buses. SRS Travels, VRL Travels and Sharma Transports are some of the private bus operators. Get bus ticket online offer to your favourite destination through Ticketgoose.