Blueprints Beyond the Standard Model

Mumbai is a cosmopolitan metropolis that offers a smorgasbord of experiences. TIFR is in the Colaba neighbourhood at the southern tip of the city, and many of the main sights and landmarks are within a few kilometres. Check out the Lonely Planet page for an overview.

To See / Do

Besides the many options you can find in your travel guide,

  • Another popular tourist attraction is to visit the Elephanta caves . These are 5th - 9th century A.D. Buddhist caves with rock-cut sculptures on a nearby island. The trip takes at least 4 hours or so, so plan accordingly.

Eating Out

You can get suggestions for a number of good local restaurants, bars, and cafes either by talking to one of the organisers or using Zomato.