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Hanging Gardens (Ferozeshah Mehta)

Malabar Hill, Mumbai (Bombay) 400075, India
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Ranked #48 of 276 attractions in Mumbai (Bombay)
Type: Gardens
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: The Hanging Gardens are also known as Pherozeshah Mehta Gardens. They are located in Malabar Hill, opposite the Kamala Nehru Park (known for the huge... more » Owner description: The Hanging Gardens are also known as Pherozeshah Mehta Gardens. They are located in Malabar Hill, opposite the Kamala Nehru Park (known for the huge shoe built within the garden) and are very popular with children! « less
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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

Good for a nice hours break, you get really good views of Mumbai beaches etc. Areas for children to play in look good.

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Warsaw, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The hanging gardens are nice, but not worth much of a trip to see/ I believe tour guides take groups there because it is handy and free. The view of the Dhobi Ghat laundry from the nearby bridge is actually more reason to head this way than the gardens. The place is set up as a formal garden. I suppose... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

A lot of us know this place as khopchi...the part right outside cathedral school....people come to smoke, have chai, chit chat with their cars parked.

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Hyderabad, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Nice place to pass time with family. Quite active during evening and on holidays. Quite popular aming school children. Worth seeing shoe house.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Hanging Garden..... when you think of this place you remember the good old school days picnic. Superb place for a family or group of friends..2 things you should not miss while going there.. the BOOT and the view towards the Girgao Chopaty.

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Basehor, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

A great repreive from the hustle and bustle of the city. Beautiful gardens and well manicured bushes in the shapes of animals. Something relaxing to do if you have the time.

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Jodhpur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I was fascinated by the name of this place and forced my friends to visit it. I expected a lot from this place but was not much excited when I visited it. But one thing was worth noticing about this place, its architecture and the in the manner it was built to preserve the flow of water for Mumbai.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

These are pretty gardens but are distinctly average don't make a special trip here there isn't a lot to see. They also aren't 'hanging' but more of a park

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

If you are from a city known for its gardens, like Delhi, to which I belong, a visit to Mumbai's Hanging Gardens could be a rather underwhelming experience. When you reach the place after the slightly steep drive up the Malabar Hill, you might feel that the trek really wasn't worth it. The landscaping was good but flowers were not... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Go for walks or go and see the sunset view from there but don't forget to take your children to visit the Old Woman's Shoe..

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