Vile Parle, also known as Parla is one of the most prominent suburban localities of Mumbai. The location is divided into Vile Parle East and Vile Parle West separated by the western railway line. Vile Parle is a Railway Station on the Western and Harbour Line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network. The nearest railway stations to Vile Parle are Santacruz and Andheri on the Western Line. The east-west boundaries of this locale stretch from Juhu (West) to Sahar and Santacruz (East) whereas the north boundary is Andheri and Santa Cruz is South. S.V. Road, the major arterial road in the Western Suburbs of Mumbai passes through the region. This stretch effectively links places like Bandra, Khar, Santacruz, Vile Parle, Andheri, Jogeshwari, Goregaon, Malad, Kandivali, Borivali and Dahisar. The area is very famous for being one of the major hubs of business activities in the famous Metro City Mumbai since quite a long time. Along with Parle Buiscuits factory, the location is also renowned for presence of biggies like Garware Plastics Factory and several other well known IT companies that operate from here. Sanyas Ashram and Dinanath Mangeshkar Sabhagruha, a famous auditorium are the major highlights of this area. The locality is also very famous for several reputed educational institutions, popular eateries, shopping destinations, Banks, ATMs and other basic establishments that have made the area popular among the populace. Vile Parle houses Mumbai's Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport's domestic terminal and enjoys excellent connectivity to the rest of the city through a strong network of rails and roads. The area is most suitable for dwelling owing to its lush green environment, plenty of open spaces and a fast paced but peaceful lifestyle.