Juhu Beach in Mumbai
Photo of Juhu beach:
The Juhu beach is a long beach in Mumbai spreading over a length of 1.2km. People from across the city come and visit the Juhu beach. Outsiders make it a point to visit the Juhu beach. This area is particularly crowded in the evenings due to the Chaupati on the Juhu beach.
Chaupati on the Juhu beach
Photo of Juhu Chaupati:
The Juhu Chaupati is the most clean place for street food. There are almost 15 to 20 stalls providing high quality food. Some of the famous food at the Juhu Chaupati are as follows
Pavbahji at Juhu Chaupati: The Pav Bhaji at Juhu Chaupati is a must try for all food lovers. The rate varies from Rs.20 to Rs.30. Also, Pav Bhaji is available at almost all the stalls at Juhu Chaupati.
1. Pani Puri
4. Masala Pav
5. Malai Kulfi
7. Ice creams
9. Fried Rice
Toilet facility at Juhu Chaupati: The public toilet at Juhu Chaupati are one of the cleanest at any public place in Mumbai. They are well maintained and regularly cleaned. For using the facilities, we have to pay a nominal money but the toilets are very clean.
How to reach Juhu beach and Juhu Chaupati
BEST bus to Juhu Chaupati: The BEST bus drops you right at the Juhu Chaupati. So, wherever you are in Mumbai, just take a bus to Juhu Chaupati and you will reach there.
Local train to Juhu Chaupati: There is no direct station to Juhu. The nearest railway station is Santa Cruz. By Taxi, it takes 10 to 15 mins and approximately Rs. 15. The local from Vile Parle is also close. So, one can get down at Vile Parle and go to Juhu Chaupati.
Hotels near Juhu beach and Juhu Chaupati
There are a lot of two and three star hotels near Juhu Beach. Some of them are as follows:
1. Sun n Sand Hotel
2. Juhu Hotel
3. Sea princess
4. Sea Palace
5. Juhu residency
Bungalows of film stars at Juhu beach
There are a lot of film stars who live in Juhu area. Some of them are Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgan, Akshay Kumar, Koena Mitra and Amrish Puri.
Bungalow of Amitabh Bachchan: Amitabh Bachchan's bungalow is named 'Pratiksha'. People from all over the country come to visit Amitabh's bungalow Pratiksha. It has become a tourist attraction.
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