Hidden Gems of Mumbai: Kanheri Caves and Dharavi Slum Tour
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Product Code : AGORA245
Discover the Hidden Gems of Mumbai on this Kanheri Caves and Dharavi Slum Tour. Explore the ancient rock-cut Buddhist monuments and caves of Kanheri, located in the Sanjay Gandhi National Park. Walk through the vibrant community of Dharavi, one of the largest slums in Asia, and gain a unique insight into the daily lives of its inhabitants. Sample authentic Mumbai cuisine and experience the city's diverse culture on this unforgettable tour.
9:00 AM - Your private driver will pick you up from your hotel in Mumbai and drive you to the Kanheri Caves, located about 25 km away in the Sanjay Gandhi National Park.
10:00 AM - You will arrive at the Kanheri Caves and begin the tour. The caves are a group of rock-cut Buddhist monuments and are believed to date back to the 1st century BC. You will explore the various caves, monasteries, and temples that are spread across the complex, which includes more than 100 caves. Admire the beautiful carvings, sculptures, and paintings that adorn the walls of the caves, and learn about their history and significance with a knowledgeable guide.
12:30 PM - You will finish the tour of Kanheri Caves and head back to the car to drive to a nearby restaurant for lunch.
1:00 PM - Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant and sample some authentic Mumbai cuisine.
2:00 PM - Resume the tour and head to Dharavi, one of the largest slums in Asia.
2:30 PM - You will arrive at Dharavi and begin the walking tour of the slum. The tour will take you through the narrow lanes of the slum, which is home to a vibrant community of people who work in various industries such as leather, pottery, and textiles. You will get a unique insight into the daily lives of the people who live and work in Dharavi, and learn about the various initiatives that are being taken to improve the living conditions of the residents.
4:30 PM - You will finish the tour of Dharavi and head back to your hotel in Mumbai.
5:30 PM - You will arrive back at your hotel in Mumbai, where your driver will drop you off, ending the tour.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.