Lying along the Arabian Sea within a short distance from Mumbai, Gorai is a popular beach resort located in the North-Western part of Maharashtra.
Bordered by Manori and Uttan villages of the Dharavi Island and located adjacent to the Gorai Creek the relaxing calmness of the beach makes it an ideal destination for a leisurely weekend vacation.
How to Reach Gorai Beach by Road
Located at a distance of around 40 km from Mumbai and can be easily reached by road from Mumbai. The drive along the Uttan Road is truly a pleasant one. The road is well maintained in good condition and there is also not much traffic even on weekdays.
One can also drive right up to the beach and feeling the water splash while driving along the waterline is always a superb experience.
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport to Gorai Beach by Road:
To reach Gorai beach from Mumbai International Airport use Western Express Highway and head towards Jogeshwari – Malad – Kandivali – Borivali – Dahisar and reach Mira Road. From Mira Road drive on Uttan Road towards Sant Jalaram Nagar – Murdha Gaon – Shivneri Nagar – and reach Gorai Beach
How to Reach Gorai Beach by Ferry
From Malad reach Marve Beach and take a Ferry to reach Gorai Beach. When you reach at another part by ferry, use Manori-Gorai road to reach Gorai Beach.
From Borivali station use Gorai road to reach the Ferry point. Take the ferry and reach Gorai. Then use Gorai-Borivali Road to reach Gorai beach. From Borivali or Malad you can reach the Ferry points by autos.
The Ferry ride to Gorai is of around 15 -20 minutes and the cost is Rs.10 per person.
How to Reach Gorai Beach by Train
Nearest Railway station to reach Gorai Beach in Malad and Borivali which are situated on the Western line of Mumbai Local. To reach Malad station you need to catch a slow train. However, all fast trains stop at Borivali station.
From Borivali or Malad station to reach Gorai beach take a bus and auto ride of around 20 minutes to the Marve beach. From there a 15 minutes ferry ride will take you to the Gorai beach and this ferry ride is also going to be another exciting part of your visit to Gorai.
How to Reach Gorai Beach by Air
Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport is the closest international airport to Gorai Beach. Mumbai is well connected by air to most major cities in the world and on reaching Mumbai tourists can travel but a road or by train to Gorai as per their individual preferences.
Traveling by road might be a better option for one can drive right up to the beach. On the other hand, traveling by train will include a 15 minutes ferry ride and that can also be an exciting experience.