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Elephanta Caves Island Tour

by Reality Tours and Travel
per adult Price is CA $52
Duration: 6h Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English

Highlights

  • Explore the Elephanta Caves, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Visit the famous Sassoon Docks

  • Ride a ferry through Mumbai harbour

  • Have lunch with a local family

  • Learn the fascinating stories behind the caves

Highlights

  • Explore the Elephanta Caves, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Visit the famous Sassoon Docks

  • Ride a ferry through Mumbai harbour

  • Have lunch with a local family

  • Learn the fascinating stories behind the caves

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8:00 AM, Elephanta Caves Island Tour in English, includes Food Only

Duration 6h No booking or credit card fees

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per adult
CA $51.41

Total price is CA $51.41, taxes included

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Elephanta Caves Island Tour

Activity Location

Multiple Locations Visited.

Mumbai

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Regal Cinema

    Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Marg

    Mumbai 400001


Description

A renowned Unesco World Heritage Site, the Elephanta Caves are one of Mumbai’s most spectacular temple sites, boasting precious collections of Hindu temple art. In fact, Elephanta’s cave-temples date back to 600 AD, named after the elephant statue that once stood near the island’s shore.

To start the day of discovery, we’ll take you to the busy Sassoon Docks, one of Mumbai’s oldest ports. Then, we’ll explore the beauty of the Afghan Church (one of our favourite churches in South Mumbai). Finally, we’ll hope on a ferry to witness the majestic religious wonders housed within Elephanta Caves.

On Elephanta Island, you’ll wander through a web of subterranean caves. These caves hold highly prized statues of Shiva and other deities, as well as shrines, pillars, courtyards and halls, that are all carved out of rock. Listen to the tales and stories behind these sites. We’ll end the day with a delicious lunch with a local family in Mumbai.


Inclusions

  • Guided walking tour of the Elephanta Island Caves

  • Boat to and from the island

  • Local English speaking guide


Exclusions

  • Tips & service charges


Know Before You Book

  • Please note that this tour is for ages 5 and above only.

  • Please note that there is a short climb involved to access the caves from the ferry drop-off.