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Address: Haji Ali, Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Some nice views at night

Nice area for a walk, most of it is open to the public. There are a couple of nice places to eat here as well.

Reviewed 20 February 2017
Keith E
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Nice area for a walk, most of it is open to the public. There are a couple of nice places to eat here as well.

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Thank Keith E
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 30 November 2016

This is the largest single open space in south Mumbai. It is maintained by the RWITC and the land belongs to the BMC. Horse racing is conducted over here for a few months in the year. It is open to the public most of the time. People come for walking, jogging, yoga and other outdoor activities. The 2.2 kms walking... More 

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Thank Aartichand
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

The race course looked huge greenery area amid commercial buildings in South Mumbai. Due lack of time, this attraction was not included for visit inside in the day tour. But have crossed the race course few times which gave complete view of the area. It is on the way to Haji ali dargah, the nearest important attraction in Mumbai.

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Thank Mugunthan2015
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

- This place is well maintained by the RWITCL - The races are on between November & Febrauary - Once you enter the race course the feeling is like English Men with Hats, Gloves, Sandwiches, Binoculars etc - The Derby is usually arranged on 1st Sunday in the month of February

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

The race course is spread over approximately 200 acres. It is the largest open space in the starved South Mumbai. It has several attractions. Racing to start with. Regular derby's which are very fashionable. It has a 2 kms walking track. Very popular with people for excercising. It has a riders club for teaching horse riding. 3 popular restaurants. Gallops,... More 

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Thank Mudhit
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

One of the best places to visit when in Mumbai. High profile crowd have a great chance here to bet on the races as this is considered to be the only legal betting opportunity in India. It is a passion for some and craze for others. Over all an electrifying experience when the races are on.

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Thank Anson_Cabral
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

This is a green patch in between commercial city of India. Beautiful landscape and wonderful horse racing makes this place a wonderful site to visit.

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Thank rekhavinod
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

A good place to see horses with their jockeys and good place to roam around. In the morning and evening can see the racing also and get attend the betting also

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

It's great fun to watch the Derby at the turf club...you can have great view from the grass and awesome environment for the race...the crowd is truly amazing and very aptly dressed

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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Visited the race course to watch the Derby....a very great atmosphere with people watching the horse race with enthusiasm...huge place and best part is to watch the race while sitting on the grass

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