Walking Tour South Mumbai

Duration: 2h
Languages: English
Guru: Ali
Registered on October 18, 2022

Hi Everyone, I am an experienced and knowledgeable tour guide in Mumbai. I have spent years learning about the city's rich history, culture, and landmarks. I have a genuine passion for sharing my love of Mumbai with visitors from around the world. As a tour guide, I offer personalized and customized tours that cater to the unique interests and preferences of my clients. Whether you want to explore Mumbai's famous landmarks, indulge in delicious local food, or experience the city's vibrant nightlife, I have the expertise to make it happen. I am fluent in English and Hindi, which enables me to communicate effectively with visitors from different parts of the world. I am a friendly and cheerful person who loves to interact with people and make lasting connections. Moreover, I am committed to providing an enjoyable and safe experience for my clients. I follow all safety protocols and guidelines, ensuring that my clients can relax and enjoy their tour without any worries. Overall, my goal as a tour guide in Mumbai is to create unforgettable memories for my clients. I strive to provide the highest quality tours that exceed their expectations and leave them with a deeper understanding and appreciation of Mumbai. Ali🙏

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Welcome to South Mumbai Walking Tour!

The tour will start at Jahangir Art Gallery Kala Ghoda From there,
we'll walk towards the majestic Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, which has been serving guests since 1903. We'll also visit the nearby Colaba Causeway street market, which is known for its vibrant vibe and traditional handicrafts.

Next, we'll head towards the historic Fort area, where we'll visit beautiful colonial-era buildings such as the Crawford Market, the Bombay Stock Exchange, and the impressive Victoria Terminus Railway Station which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

We'll then move to the charming Kala Ghoda neighborhood, which is famous for its art galleries, historic cafes, and beautiful architecture. Here we will visit the historic Asiatic Society Library, the Jehangir Art Gallery, and the lively Horniman Circle.

Finally, we'll end our tour at the Marine Drive, also known as the Queen's Necklace. This beautiful promenade offers spectacular views of the Arabian Sea and the city's skyline.

Throughout the tour, I will share interesting stories and facts about the history, culture, and people of Mumbai. Please do not hesitate to ask any questions or take photographs during the tour.

Thank you for choosing to explore South Mumbai with me!


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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    161B, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Kala Ghoda...
    161B, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001, India
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    In Jahangir art gallery, nickname is Ali, you ask anyone in Jahagir art gallery staff, they know me very well, thank you 🙏

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    Outside visit
    Kala Ghoda

    Kala Ghoda is a vibrant neighborhood in Mumbai, India, celebrated for its rich cultural heritage, art galleries, heritage buildings, and a lively arts and culture scene. It's a hub for art, cuisine, shopping, and creative expression, making it a must-visit destination in the city.

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    Outside visit
    Bombay Stock Exchange

    The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) is India's oldest and most prominent stock exchange, located in Mumbai. It facilitates the trading of equities, commodities, and debt instruments, and its flagship index, the Sensex, is a key indicator of India's stock market performance. Established in 1875, the BSE is a historic institution that has played a pivotal role in India's financial growth and development.

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    Outside visit
    Flora Fountain

    Flora Fountain, also known as Hutatma Chowk, is a historic Neo-Gothic monument in Mumbai, India. It features intricate architecture, a central statue of the goddess Flora, and stands as a symbol of Mumbai's colonial heritage and cultural significance.

  • 4
    Outside visit
    Horniman Circle

    Horniman Circle is a beautifully landscaped park surrounded by majestic colonial-era buildings. It is a tranquil oasis in the heart of Mumbai's bustling financial district. The circle features lush green lawns, a charming central fountain, and a pleasant atmosphere, making it a popular spot for both locals and tourists to relax and unwind. The surrounding buildings house various government offices

  • 5
    Outside visit
    Bombay Samachar

    The Bombay Samachar is one of the oldest newspapers in India, published in Gujarati. Established in 1822, it has a rich history and is known for its contributions to journalism in India.

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    Entrance not included
    St. Thomas’ Cathedral

    St. Thomas Cathedral is an architectural gem and one of Mumbai's oldest English churches. Built in the early 18th century, it showcases a blend of Neo-Gothic and Indo-Saracenic architectural styles. Key highlights include its stunning stained glass windows, wooden carvings, and a serene ambiance. The church holds historical significance and serves as a symbol of Mumbai's colonial herita

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    Free admission
    Bombay High Court

    The Bombay High Court, located in Mumbai, Maharashtra, is a historic judicial institution established in 1862. It serves as the highest court in the state and hears a wide range of civil, criminal, and constitutional matters. The high court's stunning architecture, featuring Gothic and Indo-Saracenic styles, adds to its significance. It plays a crucial role in the legal system of Maharashtra and Goa

  • 8
    Outside visit
    Mumbai University

    The University of Mumbai, commonly known as Mumbai University, is a prestigious institution established in 1857 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It offers a diverse range of academic programs and is known for its historical significance, academic excellence, and cultural vibrancy.

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    Entrance not included
    CST Railway Station

    CST is a magnificent architectural masterpiece known for its Neo-Gothic and Indo-Saracenic design. It serves as a major transportation hub, connecting Mumbai to various parts of India. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is not only a busy railway terminal but also a symbol of Mumbai's heritage and a must-visit landmark for its stunning architecture.

  • 10
    Outside visit
    Gateway Of India

    The Gateway of India is an iconic archway on the Mumbai waterfront. Built to commemorate a royal visit, it's a blend of architectural styles and holds historical and cultural significance. A top tourist attraction, it offers stunning views of the Arabian Sea and is a symbol of Mumbai's heritage.

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    Outside visit
    Colaba Market

    Colaba Market in Mumbai is a bustling street market known for its diverse shopping options, street food, and cultural vibrancy. It's a popular spot for buying clothing, jewelry, and souvenirs, making it a must-visit destination for shoppers and tourists alike.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Sven 29 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Ali is a really nice guy. Were polite and he is very friendly. Although his tour and itinerary needs some improvement. There are so many great buildings and sights on the way but we more or less just walked by. He could show photospot, and explain more about the sights. He did not really show us the University of Mumbai (you can’t go in but there are good points to make pictures). We did not walk through Kala Ghoda which is a nice neighborhood and close to the starting point. He did not show us the photospot in front of the railway station. He invited us for a tee and show us a nice snack place. That was nice. But there is lot of upside in his tour.
Gustavo 22 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Ali was a great Ambassador in Mumbai, quality time and service. Cool and friendly, after the tour he will suggest you very nice places and restaurants. I highly recommend it!
Nunzia 18 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Ali has exceeded my expectations. Not only is he incredibly caring and helpful but his detailed knowledge of the places is remarkable. I thoroughly enjoyed the tour and would strongly recommend booking it with Ali.
Martyn 09 Nov 2023

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Travelled in group - Nov 2023
Booked this tour and arrived at the meeting point 20 minutes early. Two other people from Australia turned up and we waited for 25 minutes past the tour start time. Not a very good service.
Martin 05 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Simple tour. Explains who was the architect of buildings and when they've been built. Your took only one hour than expected two.
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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