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Elephanta Caves Tour provided by Linda Tours Mumbai

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The Peripheral culture and heritage of Mumbai yet remain to be unaffected. Being just 34 km away from Gateway of Mumbai lays the hidden beauty of Elephanta Caves. These historic caves have attracted millions of tourist with its worthy while charming right from 7th Century AD. In order to reach here, it is required to take the help of ferry boats. Most fascinating spots that are worth exploring are enchanting caves of Lord Shiva and various sculpted forms of Natrajaya.
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    Elephanta Caves
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission excluded
    Elephanta Caves are a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a collection of cave temples predominantly dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. They are located on Elephanta Island, or Gharapuri (literally "the city of caves") in Mumbai Harbour, 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) to the east of the city of Mumbai in the Indian state of Mahārāshtra. The island, located offshore about 2 kilometers (1.2 mi) west of the Jawaharlal Nehru Port, consists of five Hindu caves and a few Buddhist stupa mounds that date back to the 2nd century BCE, as well as a small group of two Buddhist caves with water tanks.
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Important Information
4–5 hours
  • Bottled water
  • WiFi on board
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Elephanta Caves
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
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whereamI2day wrote a review Mar. 2020
Worcester Park, United Kingdom825 contributions162 helpful votes
I made contact with Linda Tours before we'd left the UK to ask advice on what we should/could see over our two days in the city. They were very helpful ad quick to reply. We were met promptly driven to the departure point for the boat and accompanied by our guide to The
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Date of experience: March 2020
Response from Linda T, Public Relations Manager at Elephanta Caves Tour
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello Madam, Thank you for taking your time for the review. we love to hear from you about our team and services. we really appreciate it and hope to see you soon, take care!” Linda Tours Mumbai
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Travelwithrick wrote a review Jan. 2020
Chicago, Illinois47 contributions15 helpful votes
this tour was excellent. The guide was extremely knowledgeable about Elephanta Island, and spoke English very well. He helped me to swiftly get my tickets and how to maneuver the sites. He also helped me through the crowds to get a good seat on the return ferry. Living on the
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Date of experience: January 2020
Response from Linda T, Guest Relations Manager at Elephanta Caves Tour
Responded Jan. 23, 2020
Hi Sir, Thanks for your review and valuable time for writing such great words for our services. Thanks a lot
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Philip Bernardino wrote a review Nov. 2019
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I had booked a ride to Elephanta Island with Dipen for myself and some work colleagues. Unfortunately, when we arrived at the Gateway to India the ferries were not operating due to a typhoon alert. Without hesitation we rearranged our itinerary to include a quick city and
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Linda T, Guest Relations Manager at Elephanta Caves Tour
Responded Dec. 9, 2019
Hi Philip sir, Thanks Your kind words and your valuable time for writing Review. Thanks
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
  • Printed Paper Ticket Required
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Arabic
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