Haji Ali Dargah, Mumbai
Location: Dargah Road, Hali Ali, Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Timings: 7 days open between 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Price: No Entry fee
Nearby Places: Worli Sea link, Breach Candy, Nana Chowk and Mahalakshmi Race Course
Famous Places nearby: Tomb, Mosque, Indo Islamic architecture
Haji Ali Dargah is one of the most popular Religious places in Mumbai, visited by people of all religions alike. Haji Ali Dargah is one of India’s most famous and prestigious landmarks situated about 500 yards from the Mumbai costal line in the middle of the Arabian Sea.
Haji Ali Dargah is the complex housing the tomb of the Muslim Saint Pir Haji Ali Shah Bukhari. Along with the tomb, there is also a Masjid at Haji Ali. This monument has been sentinel to the shores of Mumbai since a long time.
Things To Do at Haji Ali Dargah:
Apart from visiting the Dargah, offering prayers and seeking the blessings of the saint, there are various other things to do in and around the Dargah. Local stalls outside the complex of the Haji Ali Dargah will give you the opportunity to indulge in some delicious local cuisine and local specialties such as Kebabs, Chaat, Ice-cream, Mughlai Biryani, Hyderabadi fast food and even American fast-food. Apart from food, there are markets located close by if you are an avid shopper-the best places would be Crawford Market and Fashion Street. If you enjoy serenity and happen to be a nature lover, you can decide to unwind at the beach at Mahim Bay.
Nearby Places to see:
The Mahalakshmi Race Course Stadium is located 11 km from the Haji Ali Dargah while the Worli sea-link lies at a distance of 6 km. The sea-link will help you get to Worli and Bandra, both of which are located close by.
The Haji Ali Dargah is located in South Mumbai, off Lala Lajpat Rai Marg. Some of the most prestigious landmarks are situated close to the Haji Ali Dargah.