4 小时孟买标志性景点之旅
Discover Mumbai's wonders with me on Airbnb Experiences! I've been a local guide since 2018, eager to showcase the city's best. We'll kick off our adventure by meeting point in a easy ride. Throughout the day, I'll lead you on a comprehensive tour, covering everything except meals. Get ready for an incredible journey through Mumbai's rich tapestry. We'll visit iconic landmarks like the bustling Crawford Market, the majestic Gateway of India, and the serene Marine Drive. But that's just the start! Our exploration includes historic sites, lively markets, and peaceful parks that reveal the heart of this vibrant city. Prepare to be captivated by the history of the Bombay High Court, the bustling energy of Colaba Causeway Street Market, and the picturesque beauty of Hanging Gardens and Kamla Nehru Park. Along the way, I'll share personal stories and historical insights to enrich your experience. Join me for an immersive and delightful tour, where you'll uncover the essence of Mumbai's culture, history, and beauty. Let's create lasting memories together in this incredible city!
Dharavi Slum Tour
Dharavi is the largest slum in India. We would love to give you an educational insight of the area, by visiting different neighborhoods and discussing everyday life and social issues of the locals. People in Dharavi are very friendly and welcoming. We start our tour from the working district where you will be able to see locals engaged in different professions and jobs and other half we will tour the residential area. We intent to dispel the negative image of the slum and plan to put part of the profits from tour for social activities.
Before I start you will be pleased to hear that Pick-up and drop is FREE on the Western side of Mumbai also timings are flexible. We will be visiting VT Station known as Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus built in 1888. Then we drive to Dhobi Ghat, place where the washermen wash the laundry for the last 150 years. Proceed to Mani Bhavan the place where Mahatma Gandhi used to live whenever he visited Mumbai between 1917-1934. Visit the Pannalal Jain Temple , said to be 120 years old (optional). Drive along the Marine Drive also know as "Queen's Necklace". Time to take a break for lunch at the famous Leopold cafe started in 1871. On our way back we visit the Rajabai Tower and other iconic buildings. Post lunch we visit Colaba Street Market, Hotel Taj Palace built in 1903 and Gateway of India built in 1924. A cup of Masala Tea and how it is made by a fisherwoman, St. Thomas Cathedral and Flora Fountain. During our journey I will be explaining and showing you the Dabbawalla, a unique Tiffin delivery systems. This tour can also be personalized so that if interested one can add Sassoon Dock which is one of the oldest fishing dock in Mumbai. Other things to note Please do not give alms to beggars or people who ask money. If you are buying things on the street try to bargain for the price. Traveling on the sea link bridge toll will be extra.
Walk with me back in time at Elephanta Caves
Hop with me on a ferry to Elephanta Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site where we will witness the magnificent shrine of Lord Shiva, the Hindu God, that has been carved out of a hill. We will explore labyrinth of caves, temples, and shrines. The Elephanta Caves are man-made caves carved out of solid basaltic mountains and were revered as holy sites by Hindus and Buddhists from the 5th to the 7th century. These rock-cut cave temples have a collection of halls, shrines, courtyards and a hall with perfect symmetry. We shall spend the most time in the main cave which is the grandest of all the caves and contains numerous carvings depicting various aspects of Lord Shiva. We will go into details about each of the main sculptures present in the complex. After which, we will proceed to see more caves on Cannon hill. In the end, we will walk back to the ferry point and catch the next ferry back to the mainland. Additional Info * It takes 1hr to reach the Elephanta island * Minimum of 2 People * No strict dress code is enforced at tour sites. However, please be advised to dress accordingly for places of worship * The Elephanta Caves are closed on Mondays * Elephanta Caves are accessible only by ferry. Ferry ride operation is subject to clear weather conditions Please note The duration of the experience may vary as per the visitor rush at the venue & ferry travel time
Cooking class & Authentic Indian Meal
We shall start this experience with a cool and refreshing glass of seasonal drink. Make yourself comfortable while we chat a little and relish some local appetizers I would have prepared for you. After you have made yourself comfortable, we shall put out aprons on and get cooking. We would be learning 1 appetizer, 1 main and 1 salad. The class will last for 70-90minutes. You would be surely hungry by now, so we would head to the dining area to relish the local delicacies that I have cooked for you. All the food would be cooked using local ingredients and filtered water. The food would be served in a traditional manner, in a Thali. Other things to note My home is around 45mins from South Mumbai and 10 mins from the International airport by car. The meal experience will happen at my family home and would be very authentic.
Mumbai Dharavi Slum Tour
>Itinerary: Place where Slumdog Millionaire was shot Leather Industries Pottery Making of soap Bakery Colour Dye Small Alley Schools & Hospitals Houses in Slum Plastic Recycling Muslim people making a shrine for Hindus Recycling of veg oil can The most interesting thing, guide himself lives in slums Slum market
Premium pet-friendly guided kayak tours in Chapora river
Hi globe trotter! Join me on the most picturesque kayaking experience in the backwaters of river Chapora --- a calm,little-known river, yet home to unique fauna and birds. We walk by the river as we sip on some freshly picked tender coconut water before we start kayaking in one of the cleanest river waters in the country. We watch birds fly and fish jump out of the water almost always in this pure ,untouched hinterland experience of a lifetime,leaving you yearning for more of a Goa that you never knew existed. The trail is easy and short,lasting around 2 hours. While kayaking is a fairly easy exercise in the calm backwaters, NON -SWIMMERS,PEOPLE WHO HAVE NEVER KAYAKED BEFORE, interested CHILDREN and SENIOR CITIZENS can enjoy this activity in absolute safety with me in government licensed kayaks and safety equipment , accompanying you throughout.
Before I start let me say Pick-up and drop is FREE on the Western side of Mumbai. Mumbai is a one of the cities in the world which is on move 24 hours. The night life is very energetic and thrilling. I have been rated with 5 Star reviews by all my guests for my Mumbai as a Local, City tour. Airbnb has mentioned me as ' Top Rated Host'. In this unique Night tour of Mumbai city not only we will be visiting different places and heritage buildings that are illuminated but a walk in one of the Slums and also taste local food and visit the Colaba street Market. You will be picked from your Hotel or Airport and the sights include Victoria Terminus Railway Station now known as Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus built in 1888. This is the first Railway station built in India and also get a glimpse of the Mumbai Municipal Corporation Building, built in 1893. Flora Fountain Built in 1869 dedicated to Greek Goddess Flora. Asiatic Library (1804), Gateway of India (built in 1924) and the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel (opened in 1903). Food tasting at Bademiya Street food or at Leopold Cafe. Fishermen's settlement seeing the night life in the Slums. Nariman point and drive along the Marine drive. This ends our Night tour and you will be dropped at your Hotel or any place you prefer in the City. If interested traveling through the sea link bridge, toll will be extra.
Akasha 的印度料理烹饪课与香料市场之旅(有空调)
We will meet at my home and we will involve ourselves in cooking activity. While cooking I will be sharing a lot of information about cooking and our culture. We will prepare traditional Indian dishes. Mushroom Tikka Masala Mushrooms marinated in a yogurt sauce with herbs and spices and baked, then served in a cooked tomatoes gravy Onion Pakoda Onions dipped in a batter made from gram flour and spices and served with salsa. Mint Chutney Palak Paneer Fresh paneer serves in a thick paste made from puréed spinach and seasoned with garlic and other spices. Special Jeera Rice. After everything is prepared we will sit together and eat later I would take around to show you my neighborhood Other things to note If you need anything special write in advance. I also have vegan option. Facebook project page Akasha Cooking Class
Timing of these tours can be adjusted as per your requirement. These places are in the Suburbs of Mumbai so the pickup and drop will be at Goregaon East Metro station, also I have been rated with 5 Star reviews as a Host for my Mumbai City Tour. After a brief introduction we start our Tour by a Metro train or by Aircon car to visit the Rock cut Buddhist Caves known as Kanheri Caves which dates back to 1st Century and are believed to be one of the oldest cave formations in the country. There are 109 caves with ancient Indian style architecture with a Colossal Buddha statue sculpted out of the Rock. The Caves became a distinctive Buddhist institution for congregational worship, study and meditation. Then stop at one of the 11 Tribal settlements in the heart of Mumbai and understand their culture, life and their Art. The art is known as Warli painting and dates back to the 10th Century. As private vehicles are not allowed we will be hiring a local transport or a public transport. To note, every Monday the Caves are closed. Then we take a Metro train/car and proceed to the fishing Islands Gorai and Manori. Visiting Vipassana Pagoda, Gorai Beach, Churches, see how fishing boats are made and meeting local fishermen and seeing their houses. After the tour you will be dropped at the pickup point. This tour has a moderate difficulty climb while moving around the Kanheri caves.
Experience the rich culture of Mumbai through this authentic chai and local food tasting tour. I'll take you to some of the most loved spots by the locals of the city, where you will sample a variety of teas and local foods. We will start your tour at a quaint tea café - greeted by the stimulating aroma of tea brewing as soon as as you walk through the doors! Here, you will sample varieties of teas - which I'm sure you will love! I'll also tell you about the different flavors of tea, and how different states in India love to consume their chai. We'll end our first tea-stop by visiting a tea store, where you can buy your favorite tea leaves! Next, we will go to a few hidden gems to witness the process of making Indian chaat (the famous good of Mumbai). You can also buy some Indian sweets if you wish! Throughout the tour, you'll have the opportunity to ask questions! The tour will last for ~2 hours, and you'll leave with a deeper understanding and appreciation for the rich tea and food culture of Mumbai. Please advise if you have any allergies. PS: The tour charges includes 1 tea sampler and 2 food dishes as well as airbnb fees + taxes. You're welcome to explore other items suggested by me outside the tour inclusions at the eateries. Both locations are carefully chosen to be hygienic yet authentic.
Tarot Reading Guidance Via Zoom Or In person
Hello Beautiful People! This Experience can be booked In person or online. If you would like to book it online, I will send you a zoom or google meet link to connect for our session. We will meet at my apartment in the heart of Mumbai city, which is in a peaceful and elegant neighbourhood or online via the internet. Once we have settled in, we will begin with a meditation to quiet our minds and make it receptive and highly attuned to the unseen world, where I will teach you how to connect to your intuition. Then we will learn to decipher the cards, with a brief lesson on how to combine your intuition with the picture and story the tarot is showing you, connecting to a higher realm of consciousness. During the session I will do a reading which will give clarity and lead to an understanding of what the tarot is conveying about your present, past and future. It Is Rs 13750 or $165 US, for a private reading. This Experience is excellent for TEAM BUILDING and CORPORATE EVENTS! It is also wonderful for FAMILY and FRIENDS to gather and bond! :D
The Full South Mumbai Experience Tour
Join us for a fun tour of Mumbai, one of the largest metropolitan cities in the world. We will use an air conditioned car for the experience for which you are not charged extra. This tour focuses on South Mumbai, which has most of the city's historical places and important landmarks. It is an ideal tour if you are on a short visit. These are the places we will cover: * Oval Grounds * Bombay University + High Court * Flora Fountain + Maharashtra martyrs memorial * Gateway of India + the iconic Taj Mahal Palace Hotel * Afghan Church * Nariman Point + Oberoi and Trident Hotels * Marine Drive (Queen’s Necklace) * Bān-Gangā - an ancient part of the city in existence since the time of the Ramayana * Mahatma Gandhi’s residence (closed on bank/public holidays) * Tea break at a Parsi-Irani cafe * Victoria Terminus station + the municipal headquarters noted for its Gothic/Victorian architecture * Ballard Estate - city's original business district * Colaba causeway market We can provide free pick up and drop for guests who are staying in south Mumbai. Send us the name and address of your hotel/homestay. Others, please message us and let us know where you are coming from. If you would like a specific date or time, please let us know. We will do our best to accommodate you, if it is possible. If you are a couple, make sure to book the private group since it works out cheaper per person.
Get ready to whet your appetite with the most amazing and delectable delicacies of Pune. There is more to Pune food than the Vada Pao and Missal Pao. Pune offers you the best of history coupled with the best in cuisine as well. The streets have a wide range of eateries all offering delectably scrumptious food that is sure to suit every traveller's appetite. You can indulge in some great street food items served in any of the major bazaars and streets of Pune. I will take you to 5 to 6 street food joints scattered in the city which are very popular with the locals & offer you a wide variety of food & beverages. Indulge yourself in the delicious local street food of Pune. Other things to note, you must bring your camera, comfortable walking shoes, your appetite and the desire to have a great time.
Ethnic Budget Shopping Santacruz Market
Embark on a captivating 3 hours Shopping Spree at Santacruz Market, starting with a meet-up at a popular location. After a brief introduction to understand your personality, style, and preferences, I'll tailor the experience to meet your unique needs. Get ready as we explore Santacruz Market for budget-friendly finds. Beyond its surface, this seemingly ordinary market houses hidden gems within its narrow lanes. Santacruz West market is your go-to destination for ethnic shopping on a budget, featuring mini markets, tiny street shops, and standalone stalls. While these shopping hubs cater to every budget, I'll guide you through the labyrinthine lanes, unveiling the most famous market's treasures. From ethnic wedding wears to matching accessories & we'll also explore popular Indian traditional footwear such as juttis and Kolhapuri chappals to complement and complete your ethnic attire. Best market to shop for traditional Indian weddings. To ensure an enriching experience, I'll take you to the lesser-known shops and help you secure the best deals & bargains possible. This Market is also well known for Indian souvenirs as Gifts for loved ones back home. Indian Spices, Cutlery, Crockery and Upholstery at as unmatchable Prices as compared to foreign currency. View My Other Shopping Experience Links 1-Shopping in Bandra 'Queen of Surburbs'. 2-A Short shopping spree at Linking Road.