Vasai is a city in Western India.
You can get into Vasai either by railway route or the road. If you are travelling from Mumbai / Thane you would have to take the Western Railway route via Dadar / Andheri and board a Virar bound local train.
Road access to Vasai from Mumbai would be pretty simple once you take on the Western Express Highway and drive straight into the Gujrat-Ahmedabad Highway. It takes approximately one hour drive from Borivali up to Vasai.
Persons commuting from Thane or Vashi can take the Ghodbunder road to join the Gujrat-Ahmedabad Highway. Vasai is around 40 km from Thane.
People staying at Kalyan/Dombivali can take the Bhiwandi bypass and take the Anjoor phata route at Bhiwandi and head straight down to the Gujrat Ahmedabad Highway.
Someone traveling from Nasik to Vasai has two options. You could take up the Wada-Jawar route coming up from Trambakeshwar and enter Vasai by joining Gujrat-Ahmedbad Highway. The second option is to take the Kasara route and then join the Nasik Highway - Ghodbunder - Gujarat Ahmedabad Highway route.
VVMC buses serve various settlements. VVMC Bus Schedule.
Auto rikshaw's are Ubiquitous. You can find one from near the railway station (on both sides, ie. East and West). Sharing auto serve to various settlements. It is also possible to get a special auto. To reach Vasai fort and various beaches you need to get an auto rikshaw from the west.
MSRTC (Maharashtra State Road Transport Cooperation) also has a bus depot near the west station.
Bananas are the most famous in Vasai, would worth trying few. They are as cheap as 5 to 10 cents. Chicken Bujing, one of the famous dishes of Vasai (fried poha, fried potatoes, chicken with lots of ingredients in it).
Coconut water which is known as one of the best drink and is all good for health wise too . Vasai has been covered with lots coconut trees around it same as in kerala. There are many night clubs around the palace like Mambos , V lounge you can spend a good evening with your friends .And can enjoy a delicious food at the restro. There are many bar and restro which are sea facing and one spend a very good evening at such restro.