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Mumbai, the City of Dreams is always buzzing with something — events, auctions, parties and inaugurations, there’s so much to do and see in this city. And if you love a little adventure, it even has sailing for you. Sail on the waters of the Arabian Sea this summer and master the art by learning from experts. There are many sailing clubs in Mumbai that offer courses both on the weekends and weekdays for those interested. And if you just want to experience the thrill once, there is an option for that too. From learning the ropes of how to sail to enjoying the view and breeze as the captain controls the boat, sailing clubs in Mumbai have something for all. Here are a few of them. Also Read - Cyclone Nisarga Updates: Three Dead in Maharashtra; Power Supply to be Restored in Ratnagiri And Shrivardhan Soon
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Mumbai Sailing Club
This is one of the oldest sailing clubs in Mumbai and has sailing courses for both kids and adults. Keeping in mind that summer season is vacation time for kids, it has courses designed for them even on weekdays. Training courses include not just sailing but windsurfing, kayaking and power boating too. Also Read - 'Touching Gesture'! Narayana Murthy Touches The Feet of Ratan Tata And Twitter Can't Stop Hailing The 'Historic Moment'
Address: Gateway of India, Opp Taj Mahal Hotel Entrance, Colaba
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Sailing School India
Another sailing school in Mumbai that offers courses for both adults and kids as young as five years of age. This school also has programs for corporate companies and their employees who can pick up a skill or two from their sailing experts. And if you are a beginner, they have a month-long course too.
Address: Colaba workshop building, Jamshedji Bunder, Lala Nigam Road, Colaba
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If you don’t have the time to take a sailing course but want to experience the sport, Oyster Sailing offers several packages. From a romantic evening to bringing in your birthday party to going sailing with a captain, there’s something for all. You can choose a package you like and set sail with your boat or yacht you prefer.
Address: Jetty no 5 opposite Taj Mahal Hotel, Apollo Bunder
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