Sion is a famous suburb in the city of Mumbai that is surrounded by Kurla, Dharavi and GTB Nagar. Sion station, located on the Mumbai Suburban Railway provides excellent avenues for connectivity to the residents of this area. Eastern Express Highway and Sion Panvel Highway, which are important nodes colligating Chembur to rest of Mumbai, lie in close vicinity, Also it provides an important road transit point for people traveling to Pune using Mumbai-Pune Expressway. The Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, which is located in Kurla and acts as a start point to many long distance trains, is at a short driving distance. It homes several open public spaces for people meets and sports activities. The area is rich with several industries, factory outlets and multi-product stores. Ayurved College, K. J. Somaiya Institute of Engineering & Information Technology, SIES College of Commerce and Economics, SIES College of Arts, Science, and Commerce and Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College (Sion hospital) are some of the premium institutions that are located here. The locality is also well known for Sion Fort that is a famous historical place. Various basic establishments nearby transform the area into an attractive residential hub.