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Thane – The City of Lakes

Thane, right next to the prosperous dream land called Mumbai, is so full of lakes at every part that it has been christened as The City of Lakes. Being right besides Mumbai, it is no farther away from development.

It has developed at a pace and is widely known now to be the destination of choice for NRIs due to its comparatively lower population and pollution, as compared to Mumbai. Thane has as many as 35 lakes and therefore provides for some much needed recreational spaces, without having to go far and wide hunting for it.

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Image Credit https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thane#/media/File:Masunda_Lake_in_Thane.jpg

The culture in thane is the thriving Maharashtrian Culture and is no different from Mumbai or Navi Mumbai. Thane sees an interesting mix of elite and common class.

People of all religions live peacefully and also engage in inter religious activities. It is not uncommon to find Muslim families celebrating Diwali and Ganeshotsav.

Hindu families can also be seen enjoying the spirit of Eid. Christians take part in almost all activities from all religions and the minority population of Buddhists and Parsis are also omnipresent.

Every cultural or religious activity is always celebrated with pomp and splendor in Thane.

New to the city?

New comers to the city need not worry about anything. Every piece of information is now readily available on ones fingertips, thanks to the widespread use and availability of the internet.

Travel information about Thane, just like Mumbai or Navi Mumbai can be found in the mindicator app developed for all varieties of smart phones. That means, one can carry all suburban railway timetable, bus schedules and routes, auto rickshaw fares, literally in ones pockets.

Information about Mega Blocks in the suburban railway, picnic spots and emergency numbers are also listed in the mindicator app.

The mindicator app can be downloaded from this link

Download mindicator here

However, like every city in Maharashtra, it is advised that one learns a few basic conversations in Marathi, which is the local and the most widely spoken language in Thane. Hindi and English are also easily understood and spoken by a majority of people.

Luncheon and Dining

Thane hosts a branch of all the leading food chains available in India and worldwide. You can choose your pick when it comes to food.

You can try the local khanawals or the Poli Bhaji Kendras to taste the local homemade food. Or you can visit a restaurant to have a typical North Indian or South Indian meal.

You can also dash to the nearest fine dine restaurants to order your choice of continental or Chinese delicacies.

Some of the best places to dine in Thane can be found in the following links

Top restaurants in Thane

List of all restaurants in Thane

You can also visit one of the many outlets that specialize in Konkani or Malwani cuisine.

Where to put up?

Several hotels have cropped up recently that provide comfortable, well furnished rooms and lodging facilities to its patrons. Rooms can be found in all budgets and the best place to explore for hotels is near the suburban railway station or on the Ghodbunder road that connects the two important Western and the Eastern Highways of Mumbai.

Rooms can be also found on rent and the price varies as per the location.

Information on hotels and other details about Thane can be found here in this link

Thane Tourism

Sightseeing purposes

The best place to go sightseeing in Thane is to hop into a Mumbai Darshan bus in the morning. The bus takes you around all the major attractions in Mumbai and drops you back to your pick up point at night.

Local attractions in Thane include the Lakes, Suraj Water Park, Yeoor Hills, Kelwe Beach, Butterfly park in Ovalekar Wadi, Mahuli Fort, Tikuji Ni Wadi and Gaimukh creek which is a beautiful sunset point.

Do visit Thane to experience the luxuries of Mumbai at far more affordable prices. Also experience the unique blend of a metropolitan culture in Thane.