Experience faith at Mumbai’s most exceptional temple, Shree Siddhivinayak, and indulge in age-old tradition. Participate in the evening Aarti ceremony, and learn about the significance of this 18th century temple from an expert guide. Then, drive across the Bandra-Worli Sea Link, one of India’s major architectural marvels and feel the glory of Mumbai at its best.
Get together at the entrance of the Siddhivinayak Temple, where you’ll meet your expert guide and proceed for an evening Aarti session on the temple premises. Believed to be the richest temple in Mumbai with an annual donation of more than 150 million dollars, Shree Siddhivinayak is the epitome of faith and tradition in India.
Dedicated to the elephant-head deity God Ganesha, the provider of prosperity, the beautiful temple was originally consecrated in 1801. Participate in the evening Aarti ceremony, where the devotees will sing hymns for the God Ganesha and pray for their health and happiness. The whole temple is beautifully decorated with flowers and sparkling lights and every day over twenty-five thousand devotees flock the temple to offer their prayers and seek the blessing of the God.
Let the religion sink in as you proceed with your expert guide for dinner at a local Maharashtrian restaurant. Devour the satiating flavors of Mumbai and board a taxi with your expert guide for the Bandra-Worli Sea Link.
Yet another architectural wonder, the Bandra-Worli Sea Link is a 5.6km cable-stayed bridge which crosses the Arabian Sea and links the Mumbai suburbs with South Mumbai. This 250 million dollar bridge is considered an engineering marvel and the drive is worth a thousand words. Feel the glory of Mumbai at its best and as the day retires, you will be dropped back to Bandra Station West.