Location : North of
Juhu Beach in Greater Mumbai
Specialty : Home to Mumbai's largest fishing
community - the Kolis
Nearby Attraction : Juhu Beach, ISKCON
Best Time : Anytime of the year specially between
September & May
The picturesque Versova Beach
is set North of Juhu Beach in Greater Mumbai district of
Maharashtra. Versova Beach is among Mumbai's hot
continuation of Juhu Beach, Versova Beach is separated by a
creek. With splendorous Arabian Sea lunging on its sandy
shore, Versova Beach is an ultimate fun destination. It is
also home to Mumbai's largest fishing community - the Koils.
You may plan a trip to Versova Beach at practically anytime,
however we advice you to make a trip between September and
May, when the humidity is low and the cool see breeze gives
a pleasant respite from the general heat and grime of the
Among the most fascinating scenes of Versova Beach is the
time when fishermen are ready to barge into the Sea to get
their first catch, all armed with their fishing nets and
lines. The whole ambience gives a surreal feel and can tempt
you to go take some snaps of such magical moments. And of
course if you are among those who love fishes, then buying
fishes could be a great shopping experience as well, with
the first catch for your taste buds.
The Arabian Sea on Versova Beach could be slightly dangerous
too, since it forms treacherous whirlpools that can suck
fishing boats and trawlers. So it's better to be aware while
planning to go swimming in the Sea. During High tides the
whole of Versova Beach gets submerged.
When in Versova Beach you could plan various other
destinations that are equally fulfilling in what they offer.
There is Juhu Beach that is another hot fun lovers
destination. When in Juhu you could visit ISKCON temple and
get some faith healing.
How to Reach Versova Beach :
Mumbai is well connected to almost all parts of India and
world. Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport and Santa
Cruz domestic airport have all the major flights. These
airports are conveniently connected by various transport
You may board a suburban train from Church gate or from VT
using the Harbor Line to either Santa Cruz train station or
Vile Parle station to reach Versova Beach.
Versova Beach is well connected with various transport
services. You could opt for cabs, autos or buses to reach to