Manchester – Mumbai blog


On behalf of Jet Airways, we would like to introduce all our customers and followers to the only direct flight between Manchester and Mumbai. What’s more is that if you book this flight with us you will get an unbelievable 46KGs of luggage!



So why Mumbai?

Well Mumbai, which was formally known as Bombay is known by many as the entrance to India. It is the largest and most populated city in India and therefore is home to an array of cultural sights and experiences both ancient and modern day. The most famous structure in Mumbai is the Gateway to India which is located at the Apollo Bunder Waterfront. Built in the early 20th Century to commemorate the landing of King George V it might not be as old as some of the cities architectural wonders, but it remains just as poignant. A symbolic arch which acts as a welcome celebration to all those arriving into the metropolis that is Mumbai and inviting them to further their journey into India.

When you think of Mumbai you think of the eclectic opulence of Bollywood, here the Hindi film and TV industries make their bed, and it is even presently noticeable throughout the warm and welcoming city. Mumbai is far more diverse than the rest of India and it is vital that on your travels you allow yourself to fully appreciate and get lost in the diversity.  Mumbai generally has three seasons: summer, monsoon and winter. Although if you are looking to visit winter can be the perfect time as the temp regularly sits between 17-30 degrees.

Mumbai and indeed India are waiting for you. Visit our Jet Airways page to see all the latest offers and get the best prices and the most luggage today!


Where to stay

Oberoi Mumbai – The Oberoi offers a completely contemporary view of Mumbai, with rooms and suites which look out over the ocean and the stylish Marine Drive at its feet it really does offer a luxury taste of Mumbai.

The Leela – The Leela is renowned for its luscious gardens which are densely populated with a vast number of rare Indian flowers and shrubs. The greenery breathes life into the metropolis that is Mumbai and offers a stark contrast to the city itself.

The Taj Mahal Palace – A hotel so steeped in grandeur that it’s a joy to behold. The sea-facing hotel offers guests not only a view of the Indian ocean but the also the iconic Gateway to India. Contemporary living mixes so delicately with an air of old world elegance that this hotel must be explored.


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