Mumbai, previously known as Bombay is one of the most populous and biggest cities of Maharashtra. Also the biggest metropolis of this state, Mumbai is also popular as the entertainment and financial capital. It is the largest city of India and fondly called as the city of dreams. It is a place filled with dreamers and people who work hard day and night to achieve their dreams.
Mumbai has a tropical climate, specifically a tropical wet and dry climate with seven months of dryness and peak of rains in July. The cooler season from December to February is followed by the summer season from March to June. The period from June to about the end of September constitutes the south-west monsoon season, and October and November form the post-monsoon season.
Between June and September, the south west monsoon rains lash the city. Pre-monsoon showers are received in May.
By Road: Mumbai is well connected by road with all the major cities within the state as well as outside the state. Daily private and government buses ply from nearby states.
By Rail: Mumbai has excellent railway services connecting all major cities.
By Air: Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport is the primary international airport serving the Mumbai Metropolitan Area, India. The airport is situated in the area, about 36km from the city. Indian Airlines and Jet Airways Indigo provide regular flights to Mumbai from Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Guwahati and Goa.