A perfect picnic package, Bordi is located in the state of Maharashtra, to the north of Mumbai. Being situated away from the main city, it is an ultimate place to relax and unwind and is an alluring place with easy accessibility.
Bordi’s travel guide is full of references to the exciting places and serene spots. The Bordi beach is the main attraction for the tourists. The beach is calm and quiet with impeccable cleanliness and remains swarmed with tourists round the year. The sand on the beach is in its novel form - blackish in colour and sticky. The beach with the back drop of chikoo trees gives a serene look which is quite mesmerizing. Bordi Beach is a popular choice of tourists for picnics, gatherings, seaside walking tours and horse riding. This beach also holds sacred significance for the Zoroastrians.
In earlier times, Bordi was not well-known to anyone but due to its famous Chikoo shake and black sand beaches the place has very recently come to the limelight. It is counted as one of the great place to shop. There are plenty of traditional snacks available like homemade chips, pickles, chikki and Khajoor chocolates, powder made of dried Chikoo, dry fruits and gooseberry candies. Gujarati thalis and Parsi cuisine can be enjoyed alongside with seafood served in different restaurants. The community of Bordi comprises of Parsis, who offer tourists Parsi cuisine to eat and bungalows to stay.