The Apollo Gate and Front Bay Walk
The walk begins in the European Renaissance style Ballard Estate business district with its perfect avenues and streets echoing reminiscent of Victorian London. See the famous Town Hall which houses the Asiatic Society Library of Mumbai and the Horniman Circle Garden and the spectacular surrounding buildings. Walk down to the Flora Fountain circle which in some very peculiar ways resembles London’s Piccadilly Circus. Walk past the 275 year old Indian Naval Dockyard with its beautiful mural representing the first establishments on the island. Finally end the walk at the world famous Gateway of India and the now legendary Taj Mahal Hotel.
Approx walking time : 3hrs
Approx walking distance: 3.5 kms
Days conducted: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday.
Starting point:Ferry terminal/Green Gate/Indira Gate, Ballard Estate.