Tour to the Economic Powerhouse of Mumbai, Dharavi
Updated: Jun 1, 2020
Rightly or Wrongly, Dharavi is one of the most famous areas in Mumbai. For many visitors to Mumbai, the tour to Dharavi is on the bucket list. In true sense, after the super success of Slumdog Millionaire Tours, Dharavi Tours are totally widespread.
These exist only a few areas across the globe that have become famous or a typical tourist spot on account of insights offered about the living conditions of those below the poverty line. Dharavi, Mumbai is marketed as Asia’s largest slum. Sitting in the middle of Mumbai, Dharavi is referred to as the economic powerhouse of Mumbai. It is home to more than 1 million people and space is drenching with structures ranging from houses, shops, bank, atm, supermarkets, small scale industries, leather manufacturing, garments, temples and mosques.
Slum Tourism imbibes mixed feelings among the visitors.The tour projects by Tourify India can boost awareness of poverty and the persistently ongoing void between rich and poor in our world. Tourify India regarded as one of the best tour operators of India that serves as a force for good. 4/5th of their total profits from the program organized by their NGO are invested back into the community. Did you even know the guides under this program are from the community?
How does it feel visiting Dharavi?
Well, the answer to this question may vary from one person to another. But, in the true sense, it largely depends on the chosen Mumbai tours and travel operator. Tourify India offers various Dharavi tour programs; you may choose based on your preferences.
Also we give 70% profit from the slum tours, back to the community.
The duration of this tour type is 3 hours and is offered daily. This tour type includes hotel pick and drop, the entry ticket, car arrangements, and an English speaking guide.
The duration of this tour type is 2 hours and is offered daily too. The tour includes entry tickets and English speaking guide. You have to meet the guide at the meeting point.
The duration of this tour type is seven hours and is available daily. The tour includes hotel or airport pick & drop, entry tickets, car, English guide and city tour. The itinerary of the city tour is vast and includes Victoria Train Station, Gateway of India, Nariman Point, Taj Mahal Hotel, Dhobhighat, and the list goes on.
The duration of this tour type is seven hours and is available 6 days a week (Tuesday - Sunday). The tour includes hotel or airport pick & drop, entry tickets, car, English guide and a tour to elephanta caves.
The duration of this tour type is six hours and is offered daily. The tour includes hotel pick and drop, entry tickets, car, English guide and experience of authentic Indian food tasting.
The duration of this tour type is six hours and is offered daily. The tour includes hotel pick and drop, car, entry tickets, English guide and a Bollywood excursion. The Bollywood tour showcases 2 or 3 live shooting, a visit to the Bollywood museum, record your favorite song and viewing Bollywood clips in movie theatres inside Film City.