Did You Know Why This Place Known as Gateway of India ?

In Enjoy your day with Mumbai, We are already get some basic but interesting overall glimpse of Mumbai. How to plan your trip and my experience for Mumbai day trip Post Vacation Hangover – Tour Mumbai. With my experience and information, I would like to write here some interesting and unfamiliar facts and story about Indian glory ” Gateway of India”.

Did you know why this place known as Gateway of India?

  • Significance Of Gateway Of India:

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Hey this is the place, where we just entered and stand in front of this beautiful structure. we feel here some great force of universe and creativity of mind. When we stand and look up, that is the moment of freedom and boundaryless feeling of expressions.

Gateway of India is stand in front of Hindi Ocean with his back support of entire Mumbai city. In right hand you can see On of the Great Taj Hotel and Naval base with left.

Gateway of India stand for may historical and present ups and down of Mumbaikars. It is the place where the viceroys and governors used to land upon their arrival in India before Independence of India.

  • Gateway Of India’s Historical Delicacy :

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Once up on a time when King George V and queen Mary came to visit India  In March 1911, And For their welcome Britishers decided to make a gateway of India.

Architect George Wittet, Who has designed the Gateway of India.

He took four years for building Complete Gateway of India. So, this is the main reason to Britishers decided to develop a Great monument Gateway of India.

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The Governor of Bombay, Sir George Sydenham Clarke. Who was then lay down the monument’s first foundation.

The reclamation at Apollo Bunder were complete only in 1919. It took 4 years to finished this monument’s construction.

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