The buzzing city of Mumbai is India’s culture capital. With its cosmopolitan crowd and vibe, it has a lot to offer the globe-trotting travelista. As you plan your next voyage to Indian shores, make sure Mumbai is on the top of your list. Our chic guide will show you the best time!
Where To Stay l Shangri-La Hotel, Mumbai
Mumbai’s latest luxe address, Shangri-La Hotel, is located in the heart of the city and marries sophisticated majesty with warm reception. From the lobby’s grand spiral staircase to the plush and comfortable rooms; your stay will be nothing but stately. The hotel’s next-door neighbor is the high-end shopping mall, Palladium…now there’s the sign you were looking for!
ISHARYA INSIDER TIP: Don’t miss out on their decadent lunch buffet at all-day dining restaurant, Seven.
Where To Shop l Palladium
Striking the perfect balance between the high-end and the high street is Mumbai’s most loved shopping destination, Palladium. Splurge on labels like Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Jimmy Choo, Zara, Diesel and Furla among others. Shop till you drop takes on a whole new meaning!
ISHARYA INSIDER TIP: Take a break from the retail therapy and indulge your sweet tooth with the city’s best cupcakes and macaroons at Le 15 Pâtisserie on the first floor.
Where To Eat l Suzette and Hakkasan
With its cozy ambience and authentic crepes accompanied by the choicest selection of salads and beverages, French creperie Suzette enjoys unwavering popularity. If you are lucky, you may run into one of the three charming owners, Pierre, Antonia or Jeremie, who will definitely make your meal an even more memorable one.
ISHARYA INSIDER TIP: Indulge guilt-free in their delicious hot chocolate. You won’t be able to get enough of it!
Michelin-star fine dining restaurant Hakkasan allows you to enjoy Cantonese cuisine in a chic atmosphere. Great food, a sophisticated ambience and the town’s who’s who on every second table makes this a gastronomical delight to savour.
ISHARYA INSIDER TIP: Trust us when we say there’s nothing better than their Edamame Truffle dim sums and Vegetable Taro Nest.
Where To Party l Aer
As the city that never sleeps, Mumbai boasts many party hotspots. But extremely high up on that list (quite literally) is the rooftop lounge Aer on the 34th floor of the Four Seasons Hotel. Marvel at the panoramic view of the city as you sip on sangrias under a canopy of twinkling stars. An exciting night-out awaits.…
What to Pack
H&M dress, Jimmy Choo heels, Louis Vuitton bag and Isharya’s Coral Frost Pyramid Luxe Bib Necklace
No matter what your personal style is, you will feel at home in Mumbai. The city’s style sensibility can be described as casual chic. So think day-to-night dresses, denim paired with blazers, printed blouses, and heels. Accessorizing is the key to a successful look– pack one of our day to evening necklaces, like the new Coral Pyramid Luxe Bib necklace.