Dharavi Slum Tour

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Embark on a Mumbai adventure to explore Dharavi, Asia's largest slum area. Immerse yourself in the diverse tapestry of small businesses and rich cultural experiences. Click here to book your journey.

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Explore the vibrant and resilient spirit of Dharavi, one of Asia's largest slums, through our insightful and eye-opening Dharavi Slum Tour in Mumbai. Contrary to common perceptions, Dharavi is a bustling community where over 20 million hardworking individuals contribute to an estimated annual economic output of 1 billion US dollars, primarily driven by the recycling industry. Our two-hour tour aims to break stereotypes surrounding slums by showcasing the diverse and industrious nature of Dharavi. Witness firsthand the thriving small-scale industries that produce plastic recycling, high-quality leather goods, ceramics, embroidered garments, and more. Many of these products are crafted creatively in compact spaces and find their way to both domestic and international markets. Dharavi is not just a home for the economically challenged; it's a city within a city where people from various walks of life coexist. Our tour focuses on the positive and enterprising spirit of the residents, challenging negative stereotypes. Professional and friendly tour operators guide you through the maze of Dharavi, offering insights into the real lives of the people who call it home. Founded in 1883 during the British colonial era, Dharavi has grown into a dynamic and industrious community. Our tour begins at Mahim Railway Station, leading you through the Plastic and Metal Recycling yard of the thirteenth compound, where you'll witness the intricate process of melting and molding plastic toys and creating buttons for renowned brands like Barbie Dolls in India. Join us on this transformative journey through Dharavi, experiencing the hidden positivity, resilience, and creativity within the slum's boundaries. Challenge preconceived notions and gain a deeper understanding of the economic and cultural dynamics that shape this remarkable community. Book your Dharavi Slum Tour today for an authentic and enlightening exploration of Mumbai's vibrant tapestry.

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Inclusions All places entry fees ✅ English Language Local Guide✅ Hotel/Port pick up and drop off ✅ Bottled water ✅ Air-conditioned vehicle ✅ Private transportation ✅

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