Thane is one of India’s fastest growing cities. Known as the ‘City of Lakes,’ it has resplendent green hills, vast plateaus, and sprawling plains, threaded together by streams. The city’s stunning terrain is a sight to behold.
Rich with history, it has centuries-old fortresses and churches that attract tourists. Adventure seekers can enjoy hiking, boating and other recreational activities available here. The Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Upvan Lake, and Yeoor Hills, are popular leisure destinations around Thane.
An efficient transportation system connects Thane to Greater Mumbai. The upcoming International Business and Finance Centre on the Thane-Belapur Road has made Thane one among the potential business districts of the city.
Thane has four railway stations. Arterial roads connect Thane to Mumbai's key business districts. These include: LBS Marg, Eastern Freeway, Eastern Expressway, Jogeshwari-Vikhroli Link Road, and Santacruz-Chembur Link Road.
Location & Connectivity
Thane at a glance
- More than 60 schools
- 5 colleges, including engineering, medicine, and law
- More than 50 government hospitals and dispensaries
- 35 lakes and waterfronts
- More than15 multi-specialty hospitals
- 3 water and amusement parks
- 6 hyper malls
- 2 botanical gardens
- The largest multiplex in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region
1.3 km from Eastern Express Highway
5.1 km from Thane Station
25.2 km from Mumbai International Airport
1.3 km from Lake City Mall
2.8 km from Viviana Mall
2.8 km from Jupiter Hospital
3.7 km from Bethany Hospital
2.4 km from DAV Public School
3.1 km from Holy Cross Public School
3.7 km from Smt. Sulochanadevi Singhania School
7.1 km from Hiranandani Foundation School