Thane has been very correctly bestowed with the title: 'Lake City', as there are close to 30 lakes in and around the city of Thane. This is also referred to as the elder sister of the financial capital of India, Mumbai, and is part of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region.
Thane is regarded as a very comfortable and a nearby getaway for the local folks of Mumbai and anyone visiting the city of Mumbai. The city of Thane is surrounded hills and is spread over the northeastern suburbs of Mumbai. As compared to Mumbai, Thane is much more cool and pleasant. There are many tourist destinations in the city of Thane. The Lake Masunda is regarded as one of the most scenic spots in Thane. The place is also well known for the quiet Yeoor Hills, which is regarded as the house of the shrine of Mama Bhanja. Thane has rich flora and fauna and quite surprisingly for those of us who were not aware Thane has the highest panther density in the whole country of India. Upon visiting this beautiful place you will find many historic as well as natural attractions, amusement parks and many attractive places to shop also till you drop!