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    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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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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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • 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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annaekg wrote a review Nov 2019
Malmö, Sweden1 contribution
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 30 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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ESuzuki wrote a review Nov 2019
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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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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Jitin G, Owner at Private Slum and Bollywood Tour Including Lunch
Responded 17 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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Lauren G wrote a review Jun 2019
3 contributions1 helpful vote
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 1 Jul 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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Eileen F wrote a review May 2019
Portland, Oregon25 contributions4 helpful votes
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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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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from Jitin G, Owner at Private Slum and Bollywood Tour Including Lunch
Responded 25 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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Ramya S wrote a review May 2019
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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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Date of experience: April 2019
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Joe M
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Lets talk slum tours
I am not intending to harme this tour guide , thus the excellent rating ... I want to talk to the tourist here. I h
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H7420XVcarlosr
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A complete and very interesting experience
I was able to experience how Bollybood studios work. I had already been to Hollywood and it was entertaining to app
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sciguy0504
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Bollywood Tour
My group of friends went on the Bollywood Tour from Mumbai with Lawrence as our tour guide. It was nice to get out
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mariavillarm
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Better than movies!!!!
My group and I enjoyed so much in this tour. We saw different set-ups, traditional dancings and we even got dressed
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RyanP3803
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Good Tour
Rahul did a great job as our tour guide for the slum tour. He showed us around the slum and was able to provide us
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AATMA33
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We got to see Bollywood actors
I had so much fun seeing Bollywood. We got to see how they record some series, we had dancing classes and we got t
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MAITECuernavaca
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My visit to Bollywood
My guide Lawrence very good explaining all about BOLLYWOOD industry. Good driver in the middle of Mumbai traffic.
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Alisha202009
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Elephant caves and Bollywood tour
My tour was wonderful. We start with elephant caves, our guide was well prepared and we enjoyed to see some monkey
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SandeepGuptaBSP
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Actually travelling in the evening is useless, no proper lights and conveyance avaialble... i wonder how the night shoot
Actually travelling in the evening is useless, no proper lights and conveyance avaialble... i wonder how the night
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Cnm513
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Asmita was amazing!!!!
My tour was overall amazing! My guide Asmita was very organized and very knowledgable. She showed me the ins and ou
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Kateyogesh
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Spectacular experience
It was an spectacular and unforgettable experience. Love the experience of being in the studios. My guide explained
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haasmi123
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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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samfL9675TI
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Bollywood studio tour
Asmita was our host and she was brilliant ! Couldn’t be happier with the tour. We actually expected less. Great wo
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Nuttytilly
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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 gui
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aminfaye
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Mumbai tour
Excellent tour with our guide Rahul and our driver Akshay. They showed us highlights of Mumbai city, including dabb
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