Hey movie lover! Thinking about travelling to Mumbai?
If your answer is yes, we are giving you gold: a guide to visit the most iconic sets, a map for you to know where these places are located, some hotel ideas, when is the best time to go to Mumbai and lot of curiosities. If not, you will change your mind after travelling through the Mumbai movies and feel the power of the colours from Bollywood scenes.

Iconic sets of Mumbai

Click on the images to discover how each Mumbai spots is related in films and let the magic happen!

Chhatrapati Shivaji train station

  • Slumdog Millionaire
  • Ra.One
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Dhobi Ghat

  • Dhobi Ghat (Mumbai Diaries)
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Film City Mumbai

  • Film City boasts of having 20 indoor studios and arrangements for shooting of outdoor settings as well.
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  • Slumdog Millionaire
  • Dharavi (City of Dreams)
  • Businessman
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Gateway of India

  • Ghajini
  • Kalyug
  • Hero No.1
  • Mann
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Where's theaction?

It's time to grab a map and create your own cinematic itinerary. Click on the list below to discover anecdotes about different film locations in Mumbai. If you need to relax after, you can take a look at our list of hotels!

Top 3 Hotels

  • Palms Hotel & Convention Centre
    This hotel is near Mumbai's Film City complex; only 1.2km away from Bollywood's magic. Book a Room
  • Hotel Apollo
    This modern hotel is behind Regal Cinema, one of the most popular cinemas in Mumbai. Book a Room
  • The Oberoi Hotel
    Emblematic, luxurious and with fantastic views. It'll make you feel like you're in a romantic film! Book a Room

Best time to go

  • From October to March
    These months are pleasant and less humid.
  • September and October
    Celebration of festivals like Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali and Bakrid.