Goregaon Film City Mumbai

About Goregaon Film City Mumbai Mumbai


The Goregaon Film City Mumbai, which spans 520 acres and houses roughly twenty indoor studios, is located in Aarey Colony, Mumbai, and is generally referred to as the home of Bollywood. The area is so large that up to 1000 film sets can be built at the same time. It has been the setting for several Bollywood films over the years.

Almost 900 films and numerous television episodes have been filmed here. It's not only a terrific location for filming, but it's also full of lush foliage and refreshing stretches. It was modeled after California's Film City, and it is now synonymous with Bollywood. There's no doubting the allure of filmmaking, and Film City's varied excursions allow us to live out our fantasies. 

Excursions focusing on various areas of filmmaking are held on the premises of the Film City and are available to anyone interested in learning more. You may master the intricacies of acting during live movie shoot tours or see sets that portray foreign locations right here in Mumbai. Film City is a must-see for all movie enthusiasts, as it is impossible to tell the difference between reality and fantasies. People from different parts of the country come to try their luck here.

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Goregaon Film City Mumbai

Weather : 19° C

Timings :10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Time Required : 3 - 4 hours

Entry Fee : 599 rupees - 1699 rupees

Contact Number: 022 2840 1533

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History


V. Shantaram, a renowned veteran actor, director, and film producer, oversaw the construction of the Goregaon Film City Mumbai in 1911. It was the brainchild of one of India's most well-known cinema personalities, Dada Sahib Phalke, who saw the city built and named after him. Approximately 900 films and television episodes have been filmed here, demonstrating the importance of this location.

Architecture


Film City is found in the Mumbai suburbs and ranges over 520 acres of total land. There are around 42 outdoor shooting locations in Goregaon Film City Mumbai, as well as 16 studios of varying sizes.

Almost every Bollywood film has featured it as a backdrop. It contains a permanent set of a temple, prison, court, lake, mountains, fountains, villages, picnic sites, gardens, and even a man-made waterfall ready for shooting.

Activities


Mumbai Filmcity Tours

The Helipad, Church, Temple, Lake, Court, Reserve Garden, and Khandala Bridge are all included in this two-hour guided trip. From the bus, you can also see the live shooting and see the outside studio sites. The focus of this tour is on Bollywood's history and fascinating facts. Visitors will also receive complimentary light refreshments and water. The same-day Goregaon Film City Mumbai Ticket Price cost INR 599 per person.

Half-Day Bollywood Tour

This package includes a visit to a live shooting studio, post-production activities, a dance hall visit, and a live Bollywood dance performance. The cost of a ticket is INR 6000 per person. A glimpse inside post-production activities, a visit to the dance hall, a live Bollywood dance show, and lunch are all included. 

Bollywood Dream Tours

The Bollywood Dream Tour is a two-hour tour of the Film City studio that focuses on Bollywood's history and post-production operations, providing an interesting look into the process of making a film. The cost of a ticket for the same begins at INR 599 per person.

Combination Tours

The Mumbai Film City Tour and the Dream Tour are combined into this package. INR 1099 is the cost of the tickets. A trip to certain sites and sets, a guide to describing the history of Bollywood, a tour to post-production activities, a guide to discuss the history of post-production, and an opportunity to participate in post-production activities are all included in this excursion. 

Tips for visiting


  • In the winter, go to the venue because there are several outdoor sets to explore on foot.
  • Do not touch any property within Film City since you will be fined.
  • Keep a valid ID card on you at all times.
  • Make sure to learn beforehand about the Goregaon Film City timings so you don't miss out on anything.
  • On select occasions, photography and videography are permitted.
  • Make every effort to schedule tours online to avoid the long lines.
  • Do not rush to visit actors or take selfies with them.
  • Entry to any of the studios is not permitted with the passes.
  • The Goregaon Film City Mumbai Ticket Price is also reasonable starting from 599 INR. 

Best time to visit


Even though Goregaon Film City Mumbai is open to visitors all year, most people choose to visit during the winter months, when the weather in Mumbai is favorable enough to walk around and explore the many sets on foot. Summers are exceedingly hot, and the tour can rapidly become exhausting, while monsoons might delay your tour and make it difficult to see the outdoor sets.

Nearby Atractions


  • Essel World
  • Kanheri Caves
  • Water Kingdom
  • Hutatma Chowk
  • Prithvi Theatre
  • Mahakali Caves
  • Chhota Kashmir Park.

Nearby market/ shopping places


Oberoi Mall

Oberoi Mall is a one-stop shop for entertainment, dining, fashion, and movies. The Oberoi Mall has carved out a niche for itself among quality-conscious and discerning customers, with amenities such as two levels of basement parking.

Goregaon Market

Goregaon Market is 4.1 km away from the Film City. This market is a big market offering you various styles of western wear, shoes, accessories, and dresses. You have to bargain many times with the vendor or else they will trick you by charging you more. There is an ATM, a few restaurants, and snacks corners to satisfy your hunger. It's a must-visit place.

Growel's 101 Mall

The mall houses a combination of international and national brand outlets that cater to a wide range of demographics and categories. Growel's 101 Mall is the most desired neighborhood mall because it houses all of the popular fashion and food stores, such as Pantaloons, Trends, Crossword, Croma, Barbeque Nation, PVR, McDonald's, Subway, Skechers, and so on.

Gokuldham Shopping Centre

This place is perfect for daily needs items. There is a medical shop, milk dairy, snacks corner, and a few clothing shops. It is less crowded so you can go and shop comfortably and enjoy the most out of your time.

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  • Radisson Mumbai Goregaon
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  • The Fern - Goregaon
  • Privilege Inn
  • Hotel Sheetal Residency
  • The Westin Mumbai Garden City
  • Sampoorna Hotel
  • Hotel Karan Palace

Interesting Facts About Goregaon Film City Mumbai


  • Dadasaheb Phalke Nagar was renamed in honor of Marathi producer, director, and screenwriter Dadasaheb Phalke, known as the "Father of Indian Cinema."
  • Mumbai Film City is a multi-cinema complex located in Goregaon, Mumbai. It boasts several recording studios, parks, lakes, theatres, and grounds that have hosted numerous Bollywood film shoots.
  • The Indian film industry is one of the world's largest, with Mumbai Film City accounting for about 60% of all film productions.
  • It provides infrastructure such as air conditioning studios. It contains almost every facility a filmmaker requires, making it the best destination for any discerning producer.
  • It has one lakh square feet of air-conditioned and acoustically treated studio space, as well as power, water, trained support staff, and food and hospitality services 

Nearby Restaurants


  • Flavor Matrix
  • The Blue Plate Restaurant
  • Prego
  • Esora
  • Masa malvani cuisine
  • Paradise Restaurant
  • Ratnagiri Family Restaurant and Bar
  • Rogan Tadka Restaurant

Goregaon Film City Mumbai location Map

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Getting In mumbai

BY AIR

Booking a private car or taking a local cab straight from the airport is the most convenient way to get from Mumbai Airport to Goregaon's Film City. The distance is about 14 kilometers, and it will take you about half an hour to get there, dropping you off right at Film City's entrance.

BY ROAD

You can take one of the city's local buses, however, this will need you to change buses many times during your journey.

BY RAIL

Taking a local train on the Western Line from Churchgate to Goregaon station is the best method to get to Film City. A rickshaw ride from Goregaon to Film City is available.

BY Car

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