1. India
  2. Maharashtra
  3. Mumbai

Mumbai: Dharavi Slum 2-Hour Walking Tour

Product ID: 49380
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Explore one of the world's largest slum dwellings at the colorful Dharavi neighborhood in Maharashtra, Mumbai. Get an insider's perspective on the strong sense of community. Stroll down the narrow alleyways for a true urban adventure.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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  • Visit the slum dwelling where the hit movie "Slumdog Millionaire" was made
  • Experience the diverse range of communities in the Dharavi area
  • Learn about the different trades, such as recycling of vegetable oil cans and dye production
Full description
Meet your guide for a walk through one of the world's largest slums. Discover the narrow alleys of Dharavi on an urban adventure like no other.

Feel the strong sense of community present in the neighborhood, where between 700,000 to a million people are said to live. Get a feel for the special spirit that still exists here. Dharavi became world-famous through the 2008 worldwide hit movie "Slumdog Millionaire."

Discover a wide range of activities in the legendary mini-city, including a plastic recycling center, leather works, pottery workshops and places where papadums are baked. See the schools and churches used by the residents, and places where soap is made.

Don't expect to find extreme poverty on your walk though Dharavi. Go beyond the stereotypical beliefs on a tour that will inspire you in your own daily life.
  • Guide
  • Transportation on request
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at Café Coffee Day opposite Mahim Railway Station, Tulsi Pipe Road, Mumbai.

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Important information
Please bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Cameras
Know before you go
• Please remember to bring a water bottle and a hat/cap
• Please dress modestly
• The taking of photos is strictly prohibited
• Your guide will be wearing a purple shirt with a footprint logo on it