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Private Tour: Customizable Mumbai Sightseeing Including Elephanta Caves or Kanheri Caves
"Your private tour of up to five Mumbai sights starts with hotel pickup by your private guide in an air-conditioned vehicle. You have the choice of three tour options all of which are customizable by you based on what you want to see: Elephanta Caves plus any four sights Kanheri Caves plus any four sights or any five sights except Elephanta Caves and Kanheri Caves (the two cave sites are too far apart to visit both in a single day) The Elephanta Caves are located on Elephanta Island a short boat ride away; the Kanheri Caves sit on the outskirts of the city and are at least 21 centuries old. In the city perhaps visit the Gateway to India an iconic structure sitting next to the legendary Taj Hotel. Cruise down Marine Drive along the coast to get an expansive sense of the city
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Private Tour: Customizable Mumbai Sightseeing Including Elephanta Caves or Kanheri Caves
"Your private tour of up to five Mumbai sights starts with hotel pickup by your private guide in an air-conditioned vehicle. You have the choice of three tour options all of which are customizable by you based on what you want to see: Elephanta Caves plus any four sights Kanheri Caves plus any four sights or any five sights except Elephanta Caves and Kanheri Caves (the two cave sites are too far apart to visit both in a single day) The Elephanta Caves are located on Elephanta Island a short boat ride away; the Kanheri Caves sit on the outskirts of the city and are at least 21 centuries old. In the city perhaps visit the Gateway to India an iconic structure sitting next to the legendary Taj Hotel. Cruise down Marine Drive along the coast to get an expansive sense of the city
From $71.00
 
Half-Day Private Mumbai Chowpatty Tour Including Dinner
"Start tour after meeting the Guide who happens to be a food expert. Walk towards the Chowpatty beach to savor the great taste of Mumbai's local food. Spend evening like locals do in the great city of dreams.Chowpatty Beach is one of the most popu and turns into a magical brightly lit funfair at night with vendors pony rides fortune tellers performing monkeys fishermen and families out for a stroll. Ship lights twinkle in the distance and Marine Drive
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Exciting Elephanta Caves

Elephanta Caves in the island of Gharapuri just about an hour's ride by boat from the Gateway of India, is one of the most visited sites in Bombay. Even though its not very well maintained for such a...
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GK2005
Apr 04, 2004

Elephanta Caves. (4th-9th Century AD)

At,Elephenta caves one can see seven magnificent rock cut caves.This pic main hall,western side you can see,Lingam shrine ,inside 1m Lingam,four sideguarded by dwarapalas(doorkeepers),they too very...
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radz
Jan 29, 2004

Archaelogical Survey of India Museum

Elephenta caves is 1hr launch ride from Gateway of India.This pic inside of Museum.Before entering to see Caves,have a look at Museum here.They displayed pic from all caves,including...
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radz
Jan 29, 2004

Elephanta Caves

A nice visit for a morning in Mumbai is a trip to the Elephanta Island (see transportation for ferry details), hinduist caves carved on rock. Entrance 10 $. Ferry 85 Rs. At the entrance there are a...
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SirRichard
Dec 23, 2003

ELEPHANTA CAVES, on the island...

ELEPHANTA CAVES, on the island of Elephanta in Bombay's harbor, house amazing cave temples to Siva. The dating of the caves, and of the sculptures within them, is controversial. They were probably...
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drolkar
Aug 24, 2002

Elephanta Caves

Hewn out of solid rock, the Elephanta Caves date back to 600 AD, and attract more visitors each year than the entire city of Mumbai. No wonder: this place resonates with the spiritual energy of India....
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ashishashar
Aug 24, 2002

Elephanta Cave Museum

If you are visiting dont miss the museum out there. These are only a few but a whole lot of collection is available out there.
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Mar 21, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Elephanta Caves

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Chowpatty Beach

Juhu Beach is located on the shores of Arabian sea and is one of the biggest beaches of India. Ville Parle station is the closest railway station to Juhu Beach. Nice place to be if you love Indian...
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Juhu Beach

Juhu is a nice neighborhood where a lot of movie stars have their homes. The beach has a center for chaat and other street food, don't miss. Back on the main street there are also more upscale...
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Sanjay Gandhi National Park

After getting tired of the concrete jungle visit Sanjay Gandhi National Forest for a real jungle. The lion Safari and Bus service is closed on Monday. You can see the Kanheri Caves. Take a treck to...
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High Court Building

On the fringes of what was once the walled Fort of Mumbai, stands the High Court, another hauntingly beautiful (some say haunted!) structure, in brooding black stone. Opposite it lies the Oval Maidan,...
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Nehru Planetarium

Planetarium, Discovery of India, Art Gallery, Antique Exhibits , Inside the planetarium, there are several cubicles that can guesstimate your weight on each of the nine planets of the Solar System....
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Town Hall - Asiatic Society Library

The Asiatic Society of Mumbai The Asiatic Society of Bombay is a public state library in the city of Mumbai and its in Fort area Near to Gate way of India. It was opened up in 1803 as "The Royal...
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Gharapuri, Maharashtra 400094

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