Located at the very heart of queen of suburbs ‘Bandra’, Carter Road today is one of the most happening places of Mumbai city.
In fact considering wide varieties of recreation and entertainment activities offered by Carter road, today it can be very well called as ‘mother of all social spots’ in Mumbai.
At the very heart of Carter road lies Joggers Park and Carter Road Promenade. These two are the most happening social hotspots of Carter Road and are pretty much soul of this area. All the recreation activities of Carter Road happen in and around these two social hot spots.
Joggers Park at Carter Road
Joggers Park is a seaside jogging park and is also by far the most popular jogging park of suburban Mumbai. The best thing about Joggers Park is that it lets you lose all your calories in the midst of scenic nature.
Besides facing majestic Arabian Sea, the park itself is immensely lush green where beautiful butterflies & birds keep jostling in the air.
It is indeed Joggers Park’s intimate bond with nature that has made it so popular. Health conscious people not just from Bandra but also from other neighborhood town flock to this park only for the pleasure of jogging around beautiful nature.
Joggers Park is also where Mumbai’s first laughing club was started. Today Jogger Park’s laughing club is by far the most popular laughing club of Mumbai.
And lastly, the sheer popularity of Joggers Park can be gauged from the fact that a prominent Bollywood film released in 2003 was named after it. The film was written & produced by Bollywood showman Subhash Ghai.
Carter Road Promenade
A mere walk on this beautiful promenade accompanied by soothing breeze from Arabian Sea will indeed go a long way to relax & calm your mind.
Promenade also has many benches facing the Arabian Sea which are always occupied by visitors. This beautiful promenade is indeed like a tiny island flanked with beautiful nature right in the middle of the city.
At the northern end of promenade are hordes of restaurants, café shops, ice cream parlors and cake shops. In fact today Carter Road has so many restaurants that it is nicknamed as ‘capital of restaurants in Mumbai'.
Below is round up of some of the most famous restaurants at Carter Road
Address: Ahead of dog park, Beside Oceanic building on, Sangeet Samrat Naushad Ali Marg, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050
Phone: 093267 99158
GoodDO - The Vegan Eatery
Address: Shop No. 12, Gagangiri Premises CHS, Ground Floor, B/26, Junction of Carter Road and, Pali Hill Rd, Khar Danda, W, Maharashtra 400052
Phone: 089054 44724
Address: Carter Cross Road 2, Carter Road, Pyari Nagar, Chuim Village, Danda, Khar West, Bandra(W), Maharashtra 400050
Late Rajesh Khanna’s iconic bungalow at Carter Road
In case if you’re planning to visit Carter Road then don’t miss to watch late Rajesh Khanna’s iconic bungalow ‘Ashirwad’. This is one of the most popular sightseeing’s at Carter road and is immensely popular among visiting tourists.
The yesteryear superstar of Bollywood had bought this majestic bungalow in 1970’s, when he was the undisputed king of Bollywood.
How to reach Carter Road:
Carter Road is located at the very heart of Bandra (west). From Bandra railway station you can easily get BEST bus or auto rickshaw for Carter Road. Besides, you can also easily get auto rickshaw from other neighborhood towns like Khar, Santacruz and Andheri for Carter Road.