Master Blaster, God of Cricket, the greatest batsman of all time.
One person. A lifetime of sweat and glory.
We’re, of course, talking about Sachin Tendulkar. Wish to explore his growing up years? Blazing Trails is here for you!
Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar was born in Dadar, Mumbai to Ramesh and Rajni Tendulkar. Mischievous and slightly aggressive as a child, Sachin was introduced to cricket by his elder brother Ajit and began training under Ramakant Achrekar in Shivaji Park, Dadar.
And that is where you should begin you trail in Mumbai. Book one of these great stays near Shivaji Park and get started:
Explore The Heart of Mumbai
Sachin spent a lot of time in and around Dadar, and luckily for you, there’s a lot to do in the area. You can visit the renowned Siddhivinayak Temple and spend a couple of hours in the beautiful Shivaji Park.
If it’s your first time in Mumbai, you should definitely visit Marine Drive to get the complete tourist experience.
Other places of importance in Sachin’s life were Sharadashram Vidyamandir (English) High School, where he further honed his cricketing skills and John Bright Cricket Club.
Post finishing high school, Sachin enrolled at Kriti College, where his father was a teacher. Like the other significant places in Sachin’s life, Kriti College too was located in Dadar, a place which played a major role in shaping Sachin’s growing up years.
Where Things Presently Stand
After achieving incredible success, Sachin eventually moved to a bungalow at Perry Cross Road in Bandra. Round off your trail with a visit to Bandra. Linking Road, Mount Mary’s Church, and Bandstand are just some the amazing places you can head to while in Bandra.
Round off your trail with a visit to Bandra. Linking Road, Mount Mary’s Church, and Bandstand are just some the amazing places you can head to while in Bandra.
The dated lanes of Dadar and the swanky streets of Bandra are alive with the struggle and eventual success of a true champion. So ditch your tired travel plans and embark on a journey to better discover the life of cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar.