Almeida Park at Bandra (West), Mumbai, India
Plot Area: 1.60 Acre
Location: Bandra (West), Mumbai
Year: September 2021 onward
Scope of Work: Comprehensive Architectural and Landscape Design (work with BMC)
Almeida park is one of the most commonly used parks in Bandra west as it is located right in the heart of the most sought after locale. The park covers an area of around 1.6 Acres of land with a mix of indigenous trees along with special botanical ones like, Gulmohar, Banyan, Chiku, Mango, Apta, Supari Tree, Jambool, Chafa, Jackfruit tree, Kailas Patti, Nilgiri and many more. No wonder the park is named after renowned botanist Prof. Raphael Almeida who was also an ex-Mayor, Municipal Councilor, Senator and dedicated his live for making Bandra green and better for the future generations.
Following his legacy and the charm of this green haven in Bandra, we as local residents are getting an fresh nurturing look an feel to the place after 65 or so years. The place has remained the same over the years without much design upgradation and intervention.
So, now with a hope to live in a better green open space (in post pandemic era), the park includes: