Today is Children’s Day 2017. Celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of India’s first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawarharlal Nehru, Children’s Day is an occasion for people to take their kids out on memorable excursions. Nehru’s affection with children led to his birthday being celebrated in India as a day for children. If you want to gift your kids something special on this day, the best thing to do would be to take them to a place they will enjoy and remember for a long time. (ALSO SEE Children’s Day 2017: Best Places to Visit with Kids on Nehru Jayanti) Mumbai, in particular, is a delightful city for kids. It is home to some amazing places where kids can have the time of their lives. On the occasion of Children’s Day 2017, here are the best places for children to visit in Mumbai.
One of the best amusement parks in the country, Essel World is a marvellous experience for children. It is located in Gorai away from the city’s hustle bustle. Its thrilling rides, adjoining water kingdom and sprawling premises make for an excellent picnic spot for kids.
Considered one of the best family holiday spots near Mumbai, Adlabs Imagica has emerged as a favourite weekend getaway among Mumbaikars of late. It has some amazing kid-friendly rides and several packages that are perfect for families with children. This is also the best weather to visit any theme park in Mumbai as it is neither too hot nor too cold. CHECK OUT Nehru Jayanti 2017: Places Associated with Jawaharlal Nehru to Visit on Children’s Day
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Children have innocent and curious minds that crave for knowledge about other species on the planet. What better way to get them excited about marine life than to visit India’s oldest aquarium? Taraporewala aquarium is a popular attraction in Mumbai and perfect for a day out with kids. Since it is located near Marine Drive, you can also take your kids to see Mumbai’s lovely skyline.
Located in Ghatkopar’s R-city mall, KidZania is an excellent indoor theme park that is a delight for children. With several thrilling games and exercises to jog your kid’s cognitive capabilities, KidZania is sure to give your kid some happy memories and also some good habits.
Della Adventure Park
Located in Lonavala, a pleasant getaway from Mumbai, Della Adventure has a whole lot of activities for children of all ages. It offers special meal packages for kids and a host of thrilling activities several of which are suitable for kids. It is the best way to fuel the adventure spirit in your children.
So, this Children’s Day, celebrate with your kids at one of these fine holiday spots in Mumbai.