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Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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India's most beautiful railway station is a masterpiece of Gothic architecture with stained-glass windows, towering spires, domed arches and buttresses and pillars with animal images carved into them.
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DN Road | Mumbai CST Area, Mumbai, India
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For Mumbaikars who travel to work place from central track, CST is nothing new and has its role in daily life. For those who are visiting Mumbai, a must place to see at least once in life time. It has that unique structure and its...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Pradeep P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Historical building Behind the Taj Hotel Definitely better at night Did not get me excited Not sure what the raving is about

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank galactictraveler
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a beautiful Victorian era building, which is worth a visit just for the architecture, but it's also an insanely busy railway station. Inter state and suburban trains come and go and it's worth a visit just to see how it all works. Watch...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place, also known as VT station (old name) and CST (new name) is *always* very crowded. Several trains - both local and inter-state, start and terminate here. The terrible 26/11 terror attack started from here. This place is historically important. I also remember having...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank KishoreM128
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Earlier known as Victoria Terminus, it's a Heritage site.. Beautiful structure build by stones brought from England in Mid 1800... One of the busiest Station in the country... A landmark of Mumbai...

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank sanjeev1968
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus also known as CST was formerly known as VT Victoria Terminus. The station building is designed in the Victorian Gothic style of architecture.it is the last train station of Mumbai central line railway. this building id declared as heritage site. The station...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Daydream52748605707
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, also known by its former name Victoria Terminus, is a historic railway station and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India which serves as the headquarters of the Central Railways.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank twohungryarchitects
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gothic exterior facade and incredible art in its spires and architecture. A pieve of Renaissance in the middlevof bustlingcity of bombsu , now Mumbai

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank divinetogether
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the oldest train station in India. It ys also the head office of the railway system of India. It was established in 1888 abd designed by Frederick Stevens who also designed the Melbourne Australia train station. This station tookv10 tears to build out...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank joyl328
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The structure is a heritage building and looks breathtakingly beautiful. Takes you back in the days of Victoria era.

Date of experience: March 2019
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51nimaj
January 4, 2019|
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Response from KeshavChakraborty | Reviewed this property |
There are many affordable hotels within radius of 1-1.5 kms.
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March 22, 2018|
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Response from Premolars208 | Reviewed this property |
It's easy & Mumbai is safe. The local taxis are plentiful & cheap but an Uber maybe better. Meru was more comfortable. Have a look at the beautiful station- should be called Victoria Terminus but some people with an... More
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Response from 47seemag | Reviewed this property |
hi,there are numerous places to see and can be customised if you take a local cab..as per your convenience and time..but Mumbai Darshan includes Chowpatty beach, Gateway of India,Taj hotel, leo cafe,marine Drive ,Govt... More
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