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Small-Group Delhi Slum Tour: Sanjay Colony

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    Stop At: Connaught Place, G-22 Marina Arcade, New Delhi 110001 India

    This tour will begin at Connaught Place, the heart of New Delhi.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Sanjay Colony market All surplus store, A-113, Sanjay Colony II, Pocket A, Sanjay Colony, Okhla Phase II, Okhla Industrial Area, New Delhi, Delhi 110020, India

    This tour will visit Sanjay Colony, a small slum located in South Delhi. Although the area is mainly residential, the community is a hive of activity due to the nearby industries.

    Duration: 2 hours
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    Departure Point
    Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001, India
    Return Details
    Harkesh Nagar Okhla, Okhla Phase II, Okhla Industrial Area, Harkesh Nagar, Okhla Industrial Area, New Delhi, Delhi 110020, India
    • Professional and local guide
    • Cold beverage at the end of the tour
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Dress codes are conservative for this tour. Clothing that covers the shoulders and knees is required
    • A portion of the profits from this tour is given back to the community
    • Out of respect for the residents of Sanjay, there is absolutely no photography allowed during this tour
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed yesterday

    It was a really eye-opening and fascinating way to see what life is like in a Delhi slum. Our guide lives in the slum himself, so was really able to provide an insight into the way everything works. The money from the tour goes towards...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Aliciaschwarzenbach
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I would like to recommend the Sanjay Colony tour. Our guide Shenhaz did an extraordinary job in explaining us about this area, about the people and about the daily life in the colony. The company empowers the colony by giving back through classes after school...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank TelAvivLia
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I visited Sanjay Colony on my second day in Delhi with my partner and we opted for the tour that came together with lunch there cooked by the residents. We arrived at the meeting point about 5-10 minutes early to wait for our guide but...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    2  Thank tiffanyxchoo
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I went on a Sunday which made for a pleasant surprise as I was the only one on the tour! I must admit I had some big misconceptions about what life in the slums was like, but my guide corrected all of them with her...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank JDHesq
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Kavita was an excellent and knowledgeable guide. Her English was great, and she had only been speaking it for 6 months! The tour itself was very humbling and I would recommend it to anyone who wishes to see the reality of how so many people...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank thespicyal
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    26 May 2019|
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    Response from goalgent | Reviewed this property |
    We asked to reschedule the day before and that was no problem either. Got a prompt response too.
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    14 March 2019|
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    Response from RealityToursandTrave | Property representative |
    You can definitely do tours with larger groups of people. The group will be divided into a few smaller groups so that there will be a maximum of 6 people per guide.
    26 February 2019|
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    Response from wblevin | Reviewed this property |
    That would be fantastic! Wish I had had the forethought to do that before I went.
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