Girgaon is one of the prominent residential locations of Mumbai situated on the foothills of Malabar Hills. It is located in the southern part of Mumbai and displays a diverse cultural and traditional background. There are a large number of temples located in this area of which dwar is the most popular. Khetwadi (1 km), Grant Road (1 km), Opera House (1 km) and dwar (1 km) are some of the areas located close to Girgaon.
Girgaon is well-connected to other parts of the city via rail and road transportation. The Charni Road Railway Station (1.6 km) and Marine Lines Railway Station (1.9 km) are the two nearest suburban railway stations to Girgaon. The area is well-served by the BEST buses that operate from Girgaon bus terminus towards Marine Lines, Malabar Hill, Walkeshwar and Bandra.
The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is located at a distance of 19.4 kilometres from Girgaon while the Airport is located at a distance of 23.2 kilometres via the Western way.
Educational Institutions and Hospitals
Some of the good schools and colleges located in and around Girgaon are Stepping Stone, Aryan Education Society's High School, Sharada Mandir School, Aryan Education Society, Sharada Sadan High School for Girls, Bhimabai Municipal Rane School, Jacob Sassoon High School and Edubridge International School.
Arya Hospital, Dawlat Medical Centre, Dr. Purandare Maternity and Gynaecological Hospital, Mistry Hospital and Byramjee Hospital are some of the hospitals in the area.
Shopping Malls and creation
Atria The Millenium Mall is just an 11-minute drive from Girgaon and is a popular shopping mall in the area. Other malls such as Big Bazaar and Belle Mall are also located close to Girgaon.
al Estate in Girgaon
Girgaon has witnessed much real estate development in the last decade and is emerging as a prime locale for residential property investment. Projects here include flats, apartments and duplex houses. Presently, there are 15 ongoing projects in Girgaon and 2 projects are due for possession in 2014. Galaxy by Group, Shreepati Group Castle, Enclave by Corporation and Grande by Group are some of the popular projects in the area. The average apartment price in Girgaon is Rs. 35,000 per sq.ft, the minimum property price is Rs. 24,000 per sq.ft and the maximum property price is Rs. 65,000 per sq.ft.