Mumbai, the state capital of Maharashtra is an amalgamation of seven islands, located by the coastal strip of the Arabian Sea. The harbour is set on a strategic area connecting major towns of Porbandar and Panjim to Mumbai. Sailing tours in Mumbai is a popular activity where Sailing trips to the caves of Elephanta are undertaken regularly and attracts a lot of tourists. Private Yacht and Barge Parties are also a pretty common sight. Sailing has always been an important mode of transport in the waters of Maharashtra where back in those days the channel was used for transportation to major cities of Goa and Porbandar. Today sailing has become a more leisurely activity where the boats are premium catamarans or high end yachts which sail through the sea waters and serves the people a more experiential and luxury trip.
Daily sailing tours in Mumbai are conducted between Mumbai and Alibaug, Mumbai and Elephanta Caves, Mumbai to Ratnagiri and Madh Island. Sailing trips are also arranged for private barge parties and people can also avail attractive sailing trip packages like Romantic Sailing on Valentine's Day in Mumbai or Cruise on Grand Soleil 45: mostly organised during special occasions like the Valentine’s Day, Wedding Anniversaries etc. The city of dreams, Mumbai offer great exploration trips on an unforgettable sailing experience. Sailing Tours in Mumbai are taken in groups and daily sailing trip departures start from the Gateway of India. Sailing means getting onto a 25 ft sailing yacht or luxurious catamarans that take the participants for an exciting ride over the striking sea waters surrounding Mumbai. At such sailing trips, one can also learn the basic techniques of manoeuvring the yacht. Apart from this, budget Yacht sailing trips are also organised at a daily basis by different tour operators.