Churchgate, South Mumbai’s downtown business district is a busy area filled with several banks and offices.
This area gets its name from Churchgate Railway Station, a very busy and focal point as it is the terminus of Western Railway line of Suburban Railway and caters to an influx of a large number of passengers daily who com to this area to work. The Income Tax Office is located at Churchgate while Nariman Point is just about a kilometer away. This area is dotted with educational institutions like University of Mumbai, Government Law College, Jain Hind College, K.C. College, Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Sydenham College, SNDT Women’s College and Indo-German Training Center. Wankhede Cricket Stadium, Mahindra Hockey Stadium, Brabourne Stadium and Oval Maidan are some of the prestigious sport complexes in the region.
It is worth taking a stroll around this area to admire the architecture of the buildings and get a feel of the hustle and bustle of the city.
Location: South Mumbai