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Private Full-Day Mumbai City Tour with Elephanta Caves Excursion

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Overview
Explore Mumbai and beyond on a private full-day tour that begins with an excursion to Elephanta Caves—a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After touring the rock-carved temple caves, return to Mumbai for a comprehensive city tour that includes the Gateway of India, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Victoria Terminus), Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Mandai (Crawford Market), Marine Drive, the Hanging Gardens on Malabar Hill, the Gandhi Museum, Mahalaxmi Dhobi Ghat, and the Prince of Wales Museum. Includes private guide, vehicle, ferry ride, pickup and drop-off.
Highlights
  • A guided tour of Mumbai with Elephanta Caves visit
  • Travel between sights with a private guided and air-conditioned vehicle
  • Cover all of Mumbai's top attractions in a single visit
  • Round-trip transportation from hotel or airport included
What to Expect
After a comfortable, front-door pickup in an air-conditioned vehicle, you’ll head to Mumbai’s iconic harbor, marked by the world-famous Gateway to India landmark. Hop a ferry for a short cruise to Elephanta Island, where you’ll board a toy train to get a firsthand peek at the ancient, UNESCO World Heritage-listed rock-cut temples that have been carved into caves. Continue with visits to the city’s prized Victorian architecture and bustling outdoor markets. You’ll cruise down Marine Drive—nicknamed “The Queen’s Necklace”—tour the world’s largest open-air laundry, and visit a Gandhi museum. Along the way, stop at prime spots for memorable photos. The tour ends back with drop-off at your departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
From your hotel / airport / Sea Port or other desired location in Mumbai
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
9h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Airport / Hotel / Sea Port Pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional local private tour guide
  • Round-trip ferry ride to Elephanta Caves
  • Toy Train ride to reach Elephanta Caves steps
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities
  • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
  • Entry/Admission - Elephanta Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
  • Pick-up Time is subject to change depending on the pick-up location, the same will be advised one day before the pick-up
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Elephanta Caves are accessible only by ferry. Ferry ride operation is subject to clear weather conditions
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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 2 May 2019

We took a full day private tour of Mumbai, starting with a trip to Elephanta, and it was excellent. The tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. She quickly and expertly planned an itinerary around our preferences. The driver was also friendly and professional. I would...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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PacificClassicTours, Owner at Pacific Classic Tours India, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2019

Dear Mr. Matthew, I thank you very much for sharing your wonderful experience you had during your "Private Full-Day Mumbai City Tour with Elephanta Caves Excursion" and recommending our company. Iam glad to know that you enjoyed your tour and we succeeded in providing you...More

Reviewed 25 April 2019

Mumbai Caves - great all-day trip - wonderful guide - I recommend her to anyone who is considering this excursion

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 April 2019 via mobile

Going to the Elephanta Caves was one our favorite things we did on our trip to India. Our private day tour was a great way to see the city. You can do a lot of souvenir shopping on the island. I highly recommend doing this...More

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shakul_garg, Owner at Pacific Classic Tours India, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2019

Dear Mr. Javier Berumen, I thank you very much for sharing your wonderful experience you had during your "Private Full-Day Mumbai City Tour with Elephanta Caves Excursion" and recommending our company. Iam glad to know that you enjoyed your tour and we succeeded in providing...More

Reviewed 2 April 2019

It was a great day our guide had a lot of information and taught us all about their customs and life styles. We really enjoyed it. Make sure you wear good walking shoes and dress in layers to be comfortable at all times. Thank you...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 16 February 2019 via mobile

This tour was perfect for me. I had short time in the city, it was my first time here and I was a female solo traveller. I was unsure about spending the money on a private tour, but it ended up being the best money...More

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PacificClassicTours, Owner at Pacific Classic Tours India, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2019

Dear Jennifer, I thank you very much for sharing your wonderful experience you had during your "Private Full-Day Mumbai City Tour with Elephanta Caves Excursion " and recommending our company. Iam glad to know that you enjoyed your tour and we succeeded in providing you...More

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Hola, we are travelling private so sorry we are planning our own private excursion.
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