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Private Slum and Bollywood Tour Including Lunch

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    Bollywood Tours
    Stop: 8 hours - Admission included
    At your selected departure time, your guide will pick you up from your hotel or requested location. Head to Dharavi, which is the heart of small scale industry in Mumbai. Experience a wide range of activities such as recycling, pottery-making, embroidery, soap-making and leather tanning. Your walking tour inside slums of Dharavi stars ,when passing through the residential spaces, you will feel the sense of community and spirit that exists in the area. People from all over India live in Dharavi, and this diversity is apparent in the temples, mosques and churches that stand here side by side. A tour through Dharavi’s narrow alleys is quite an adventure. After your walking tour of the Dharavi slums, see the glamorous side of Mumbai as you drive past the homes of famous screen stars of the Bollywood film industry. Be it Shah Rukh Khan's "Mannat" or Salman Khan's "Galaxy Apartments", they're all fascinating. From the technicolor song and dance extravaganzas of the 1970s and 1980s to the blockbusters of today, Bollywood is a tradition as essential to India - and more specifically Mumbai - as Hollywood is to America and LA. Exceeding its American rival for sheer chutzpah and volume, Bollywood belongs to Mumbai, and this Bollywood tour belongs to you. Itinerary You will be taken to a one of the studio location to see a movie being shot. You will be escorted through a specially created studio and receive an intimate behind-the-scenes look into technicians at work. Followed by a tour of sets in which you get a chance to peek inside various types of sets used in movies or soaps, and to pose for souvenir snapshots with some Bollywood stars statue of today. Enjoy a Move for Dance Show based on the film music and dances of Bollywood films, a combination of formal and folk Indian traditional music and dance traditions fused with Middle Eastern techniques. Bollywood dances have evolved as a unique and energetic style. These groups of dancers will perform 5 Bollywood dances in front of the audience, and you will get a chance to learn and dance along with the dancers. we also show you VFX clip,how makers use visual effects in Bollywood movies. Followed by a dubbing studio where we help you to compose your own favourite song. After lunch at a local restaurant, drop off back at your city centre hotel / any location you want in Mumbai.
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    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pickup from all hotels in Mumbai including hostels and homes and drop back at same location.

    Airports

    • Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400099, India


    Ports

    • Mumbai port
    • Green Gate, Shoorji Vallabhdas Rd, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001, India
    Duration
    8h
    Inclusions
    • Hotel/airport/port pickup and drop-off
    • Lunch
    • Local guide
    • Live entertainment
    • Transport by private air conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Bollywood Tours
    Exclusions
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Except for your valuables, hand baggage is not allowed at location shooting. A pat down and checking of baggage is mandatory.
    • This itinerary could be tentative as per studio permission
    • Photo shots are strictly not allowed until and unless permission is given.(Professional cameras are not allowed at the shooting sets, until permission granted )
    • Please keep your mobile on silent mode during the shooting in action and keep silent.
    • Most of the studios are at distant places from downtown and as such may take considerable time to reach, kindly bear with such unavoidable time consumption.
    • Infant meals not included
    • When you get off your cruise ship, you make your way to meeting point is at the green gate is about 5 to 8 minutes walk away.
    • Its an absolutely studio tour experience in which you gain experience about live shooting and sets, we don`t guarantee of Bollywood shooting,it may be Bollywood shooting or may be from Soap opera or commercial shooting.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Seniors should be fit to walk and climb stairs ,some of the sets are on second floor.
    • 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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    November 24 2019 I did the Bollywood with slum tour. It was two very different but great experiences. The guide Ms Asmita has great knowledge about Bollywood and we really got behind the scenes. We got to see a real Bollywood dance performance with amazing dancers. The only
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    Response from Jitin G, Owner at Private Slum and Bollywood Tour Including Lunch
    Responded 29 Nov 2019
    Thank you for such a valuable feedback. Our main aim is to satisfy our customers. Please do recommend us to your loved ones
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    I had a wonderful tour by the amazing guide Rahul. It is very much worth the time (half day) and cost and I think anybody passing through Mumbai should do it!! Firstly, I am a young Asian female and did the trip by myself, but felt entirely safe and comfortable the entire time.
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    Response from Jitin G, Owner at Private Slum and Bollywood Tour Including Lunch
    Responded 16 Nov 2019
    Thank you for such a valuable feedback. Our main aim is to satisfy our customers. Please do recommend us to your loved ones.
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    I did the half day bollywood and half day slum tour with a group of friends from around the world. Our tour guide was so knowledgeable and enthusiastic. You could tell that he was having so much fun himself on the bollywood tour! The slum part of the tour was done incredibly
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    Response from Jitin G, Owner at Private Slum and Bollywood Tour Including Lunch
    Responded 30 Jun 2019
    Thank you for such a valuable feedback. Our main aim is to satisfy our customers. Please do recommend us to your loved ones
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    Had a really great experience walking through the Dharavi slums where "Slumdog Millionaire" was filmed with Vishal. He was knowledgeable and is a local in the are. Went with Asmita to see SJ studio, which was so amazing. We got to play in the recording studio, meet soap opera
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    Response from Jitin G, Owner at Private Slum and Bollywood Tour Including Lunch
    Responded 24 May 2019
    Thank you for such a valuable feedback. Our main aim is to satisfy our customers. Please do recommend us to your loved ones
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    I did the Private Slum Tour and our tour guide Sagar was AMAZING! It was such an educational tour and it was incredible to visit Dharavi and learn how the people work and live there. I highly recommend this tour when you visit Mumbai.
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    C. Martin
    Washington DC, District of Columbia
    20
    Asmita was amazing!!!!
    My tour was overall amazing! My guide Asmita was very organized and very knowledgable. She showed me the ins and
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    Kateyogesh412
    10
    Spectacular experience
    It was an spectacular and unforgettable experience. Love the experience of being in the studios. My guide
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    Haasmi123
    Eriskirch, Germany
    41
    absolutely bad / they just want your money
    Long time we sat in the car for 45 minutes walk arount the old Bollywood place.. no one explained us anything. Our
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    Sam F
    21
    Bollywood studio tour
    Asmita was our host and she was brilliant ! Couldn’t be happier with the tour. We actually expected less. Great
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    Bridget
    10
    Private tour
    I had a one day tour of Mumbai. The driver, Satya, picked me up from my Airbnb in Navi Mumbai. We collected the
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    Faye
    Calgary, Canada
    60
    Mumbai tour
    Excellent tour with our guide Rahul and our driver Akshay. They showed us highlights of Mumbai city, including
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    Jaspercat10
    Atlanta, Georgia
    45
    Delcia Charlish
    Excellent day with my very knowledgeable tour guide Lawrence. He was not only knowledgeable , but genuinely kind.
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    Maresa G
    Port Elizabeth, South Africa
    33183
    Money well spent in Mumbai
    As a solo traveler for the day while my husband attended a conference, I found this tour to be extremely well
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    Nikhil
    10
    Unique experience with bollywood tours
    We spent a lovely day in Bollywood. It was an unique experience where we had the opportunity to spend time inside
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    Rosemary E
    Creede, Colorado
    72
    Fun, informative tour
    We had a great time with Naren, our guide. He is very knowledgeable and fun to talk to. As the drive to one of the
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